Clinical Engineer
University of Maryland Medical Center
Baltimore, MD
What You Will Do:
Under limited supervision, provide professional planning services for utilization assessments, programming, acquisition, installation, maintenance and replacement of major medical technology systems and components. Develop and implement medical technology master plans, including budget programs, feasibility studies, and project cost/schedule estimates for new technologies, replacement planning, renovation and new construction, and computerized clinical applications. Develop and implement custom medical technology solutions.
The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by personnel so classified.

Priority Setting and Decision Management. Responsible for forecasting, programming, and planning of major medical technology capital requirements for the University of Maryland Medical Center.

Project Planning. In concert with other disciplines develop detailed conceptual and feasibility studies for specific medical technology initiatives, including new and replacement equipment, medical equipment for construction projects, and computerized clinical applications. Provide project management leadership to determine the viability, costs, benefits and timeline of projects, including:

Planning Coordination. Perform planning in coordination with clinical leadership and all UMMC planning functions, including strategic, clinical, space, infrastructure/building systems, telecommunications, information technology, purchasing, finance, and medical equipment replacement planning. Coordinate planning with key decision management committees.

Value Analysis. Develop conceptual option analysis leading to a preferred solution. Review consultant concepts for new initiatives. Identify risks and benefits of initiatives. Develop criteria agreed upon and used by UMMC leadership for evaluating, prioritizing and approving initiatives.

New Technology Consultation. Develop and maintain current access to expert knowledge of evolving and emerging medical technologies and provide consultation to clinicians and leadership.

Solution Development. Design, develop and implement and/or oversee the implementation of custom solutions. May involve research, innovation, design, construction, testing, development and integration. Results of this work may result in the creation of patentable intellectual property.

Professional Development. Maintain professional growth and development through attending in–service training, external seminars, and activities/events to keep abreast of developments in the field.

Other. Performs related duties as required.

What You Need to Be Successful:
Education and Experience

Bachelor’s Degree in biomedical or clinical engineering, a related technical field, or a commensurate combination of education and experience is required. A Masters of Science degree in Clinical Engineering and/or Business Administration is preferred.
Three years engineering experience required which must include a minimum of one year clinical engineering experience.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.