Biomedical Engineer (Medical Device)

Research & Development San Diego, CA


Description

About Pacira

Pacira BioSciences, Inc. is a leading provider of non-opioid pain management and regenerative health solutions dedicated to improving outcomes for health care practitioners and their patients.

Each of our 3 marketed products, both in pharmaceutical and medical device, represent cutting edge technologies for pain management.

We have 700+ employees and have averaged double digit growth year over year for the past 5 years, with $500M in revenue. We are small enough for you to make your mark, and big enough for you to learn and grow!

We have facilities in New Jersey, California and Florida. Our San Diego, CA campus is a world class manufacturing and R&D facility. We are rapidly growing and have opportunities across all of our sites and functional areas.

Why work with us?

Rarely do you have an opportunity to do work that really matters. What drives us is our mission. What makes us successful are our people.  At Pacira, you are part of an inclusive culture that fosters collaboration, growth, and innovative thinking - a place where you can make an impact and help change the standard of care in non-opioid pain management. Be part of our movement, let’s pursue excellence together.

Pacira BioSciences, Inc. is committed to providing non-opioid options to patients with a mission to reduce overreliance on opioids.  This role is at the forefront in ensuring Pacira’s iovera medical device products are meeting or exceeding customer expectations.  You will work directly with Healthcare Professionals (HCP’s), including orthopedic surgeons and anesthesiologists, to resolve technology issues and gain feedback for continuous improvement of Pacira’s products.  You will also work directly with R&D to develop new products and ensure the successful introduction of these new products to customers. We are looking for a talented individual to join the Pacira team and directly contribute to the future of pain management for HCP’s and their patients.

Responsibilities:

  • Become a subject matter expert on the technology, operation, and clinical applications for the iovera products
  • Provide timely, and at times onsite, technical support and guidance to the Commercial team and their customers
  • Collaborate with Pacira’s cross-functional teams to troubleshoot and respond to technical issues experienced by Health Care Professionals (HCP’s)
  • Develop and maintain excellent communication pathways and working relationships with key customer accounts

Interaction:

  • This individual will work closely with internal colleagues in R&D, quality, manufacturing, sales, marketing, clinical and training.  Externally, interactions will include healthcare professionals such as physicians and physician’s assistants. 

Qualifications:

Minimum requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical. Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • 2 years of experience working directly with HCP’s in a clinical environment
  • 2 years of experience in an R&D, product engineering, or technical support role in the medical device industry

Preferred requirements:

  • Bachelor’s or advanced degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • 3+ years of experience working directly with HCP’s in a clinical environment
  • 5+ years of experience in an R&D, product engineering, or technical support role in the medical device industry 

Qualifications

  • Exceptional customer interaction and communication skills
  • Ability to develop trust and foster open lines of communication with customers
  • Ability to understand complex electro-mechanical medical device technology
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills; ability to make sound decisions in time-critical situations
  • Team player – ability to work and communicate effectively with internal cross-functional team members
  • Ability to travel 40% - 50%

EEO Statement

Pacira is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants because of race, color, religion, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation, and pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), veteran status, disability or genetic information, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

At Pacira we are committed to intentionally cultivating a culture of inclusion where all feel welcomed and valued for their background, perspectives, and experiences. We hold one another accountable to promote trust and transparency in support of our communities and collective purpose.

EEO Statement: Pacira is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against applicants because of race, color, religion, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation, and pregnancy), national origin, age (40 or older), veteran status, disability or genetic information, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law. At Pacira we are committed to intentionally cultivating a culture of inclusion where all feel welcomed and valued for their background, perspectives, and experiences. We hold one another accountable to promote trust and transparency in support of our communities and collective purpose.
Agency Disclaimer: Pacira Biosciences, Inc. (Hereafter, Pacira) does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies in response to the Pacira Careers page or a Pacira social media post. Pacira will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee relating to unsolicited resumes. Pacira explicitly reserves the right to hire said candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Pacira.