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Abbott Vascular provides innovative, minimally invasive and cost-effective products for treatment of vascular disease. Our extensive portfolio includes drug-eluting stents, bare metal stents, guide wires, balloon dilatation catheters, imaging catheters and software, vessel closure devices and peripheral stents. Our location in Santa Clara, CA, currently has an opportunity for a Principal Clinical Scientist. This position will work closely within the clinical study team including the medical director, biostatistician, project management, data management, and other clinical study personnel. This position will have significant interaction with executive leadership, physicians and regulatory authorities. Furthermore, this position will be required to execute their job responsibilities within the corporate policies and standard operating procedures.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
Design clinical trials and studies in collaboration with internal stake holders including clinical project management, clinical operations, clinical science, biostatistics data management, regulatory affairs, medical affairs as well as external stake holders including steering committees, and national principal investigators (if applicable).
Lead the generation of study-related documents and/or contribute content and oversight of such documents, including, but not limited to, clinical study protocols, case report forms, clinical study reports, and informed consent forms
Critically analyze data and present to internal and external groups including but not limited to clinicians and cross-functional team members
Develop the scientific podium and publication strategy in close collaboration with cross-functional teams, and lead the execution of the publication strategy
Lead publications for clinical study data through coordination with investigator authors and project management of reviews and revisions for abstracts and manuscripts
Serve as an active member of study teams and provide scientific support to justify trial design and ongoing scientific analysis during protocol development. May include generation of pre-protocol documentation of scientific information
Synthesize literature and competitive information across multiple products and/or therapies within the assigned therapeutic area
Review and critically analyze statistical analysis plans
Lead study level (and franchise level where applicable) publication planning
Generate documents to support regulatory submissions for Abbott products and/or respond to questions from regulatory authorities about existing submissions
Contribute to the optimization of internal processes and workflows
Develop new ideas for both external and internal projects
Attend, present at, and leads meetings with FDA
Mentor junior team members
Performs other related duties and responsibilities, on occasion, as assigned
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU'LL BRING
Bachelor's degree required, advanced degree preferred. Degree in the sciences, medicine, or similar discipline highly preferred. Minimum of 8+years of related work experience with a complete understanding of specified functional area, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience
Comprehensive knowledge of a particular technological field
Uses in-depth knowledge of business unit functions and cross group dependencies/ relationships
Is recognized as an expert in work group and across functions. Will perform this job in a quality system environment. Failure to adequately perform tasks can result in noncompliance with governmental regulations. Works on complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors. Exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results. Has broad knowledge of various technical alternatives and their potential impact on the business
Experience in cardiovascular fields a plus
WHAT WE OFFER
At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:
Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans
Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
Paid time off
401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities
Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.
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Job Id 30997267 Location United States - California - Santa Clara Medical surveillance Not Applicable Division AVD Vascular Travel Yes, 15 % of the Time Additional Location Significant work activities Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day),Keyboard use (greater or equal to 50% of the workday)
PLAN FOR SUCCESS
Our business encompasses many different functions and capabilities, which allows you to explore careers in various fields.
Growth Planning and Performance Excellence is an annual process through which you'll be able to have open career discussions with your manager to help you determine your own career path and future.
TRAINING & NETWORKS
We provide a wide range of classroom and e-learning courses to help you develop new skills and enhance your career.
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