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Philips Medical Writer in Cambridge, Massachusetts

This is a wondering opportunity to focus on and be responsible for authoring and maintaining Clinical Evaluation Plans (CEPs), Clinical Evaluation Reports (CERs), Post-Market Clinical Follow-up Plans (PMCFPs) and Post-Market Clinical Follow-up Reports (PMCFRs) but also have the opportunity to contribute toward or author other technical documents that support clinical and regulatory efforts of the company.

Your role:

  • Author Clinical Evaluation documents for new products and maintain/update existing company CEPs, CERs, and PMCFP/Rs according to MEDDEV 2.7.1, Rev. 4 and compliant to EU MDR.

  • Evaluate and analyze clinical evidence from clinical investigations, published literature, post-market surveillance, risk assessments and post-market clinical data, and be able to generate a report of these data and draw supported conclusions regarding support for device safety, performance, and conformity to relevant GSPRs.

  • Perform gap assessments of clinical documents for devices to ensure clinical documentation meets all regulatory requirements.

  • Maintain thorough knowledge of assigned products.

  • Identify appropriate sources of relevant data, interpret, evaluate and incorporate information from various sources and manage timelines and communication to ensure deliverables and milestones are met.

  • Comply with Good Documentation Practices to ensure quality and accuracy of document content and format, ensure compliance with corporate (e.g. SOPs) and regulatory requirements (e.g. GCP and US and OUS guidelines) and you are also expected to mentor junior writers.

You’re the right fit if you:

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in scientific or medical discipline with at least 3 years of experience in clinical evaluation report writing in the medical device industry or in scientific writing; an advanced degree (Master’s, PhD, MD, PharmD, or equivalent) preferred with at least 2 years of related experience

  • You possess and demonstrate knowledge of European Union (EU) Medical Device Regulations (MDR), Medical Devices Directive 93/42/EEC, MEDDEV 2.7.1 Rev 4 Clinical Evaluations and MEDDEV 2.12-2 PMCF

  • Experience and skill performing systematic medical/ scientific literature searches (PubMed, Google Scholar, etc.) as well as research methodology experience (including clinical investigation design and biostatistics) preferred.

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills-- strong attention to detail related to consistency, grammar, syntax, and accuracy, strong skills working in a team environment, including leading discussions and presenting to internal business and regulatory stakeholders.

  • Knowledge and experience with EN ISO 14155 Clinical Investigations and ISO14971 Risk Management is a plus.

  • US work authorization is a precondition of employment. The company will not consider candidates who require sponsorship for a work-authorized visa, now or in the future.

  • You must be able to successfully perform the following minimum Physical, Cognitive and Environmental job requirements with or without accommodation for this position.

About Philips

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If you’re interested in this role and have many, but not all, of the experiences needed, we encourage you to apply. You may still be the right candidate for this or other opportunities at Philips. Learn more about our commitment to diversity and inclusion here.

Additional Information

US work authorization is a precondition of employment. The company will not consider candidates who require sponsorship for a work-authorized visa, now or in the future.

Company relocation benefits will not be provided for this position. For this position, you will reside in or within commuting distance to Cambridge, MA., Nashville, TN., Maple Grove, MN., Orlando, FL., USA.

It is the policy of Philips to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy/childbirth, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability or perceived disability, genetic information, citizenship, veteran or military status or a person’s relationship or association with a protected veteran, including spouses and other family members, marital or domestic partner status, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.

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