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RESEARCH ENGINEER I

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Engineer will join Thubrikar Aortic Valve, Inc. (the “Company”) immediately in an R&D environment to assist developing its structural heart devices pipeline. The Engineer will engage directly with the Director of Product Development and the President/Founder at our facility in Norristown, PA. This role requires attention to detail and the ability to participate in multiple projects and responsibilities depending on Company needs. Responsibilities may include valve assembly, catheter development, pre-clinical/clinical testing, regulatory filing, and quality control implementation. The job requires communication and interaction with third party vendors, suppliers, testing facilities, cardiologists, and cardiac surgeons. Some possible travel required (10% of time for international clinical trials, etc.).

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Start-up company experience in medical devices(TAVI/delivery catheters a plus)
  • Experience in the application of ISO 5840, 10993, and 13485 standards is preferred
  • Ability to develop/work within a quality system, including Risk Analysis, FMEA, and other relevant quality standards is preferred
  • Experience working directly with CROs and/or governmental regulatory bodies a plus
  • Experience with animal testing laboratories is preferred
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with management and team members
  • Ability to work and think independently, creatively, and effectively to further Company’s objectives

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree (BS) in biomedical, mechanical engineering or related field
  • 1-2 years of experience in a start-up or clinical-stage medical device company

ABOUT THE COMPANY

Thubrikar Aortic Valve, Inc. is a privately held medical device company based in Norristown, PA that has developed a next-generation Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI) device and delivery catheter, collectively called the “Optimum TAVI System.” The Optimum TAV was designed after the natural valve using 30 years of research by the Company’s Founder and President, Dr. Mano Thubrikar, author of “The Aortic Valve.” The Precision Catheter is specific to Optimum TAV. The Optimum TAVI System will be available in multiple sizes. Our global First-In-Human study was completed in December of 2018. For more information, please visit: www.TAVI.us

CONTACT

Please send job applications to:

Sam.Evans@TAVI.us

Or

Thubrikar Aortic Valve, Inc.

537 Foundry Road – 2C

Norristown, PA 19403

Attn: Sam Evans