Career

1. Project Manager

We are seeking an experienced project manager to help our company by providing project leadership support in the development of new optical systems based on the ODS Medical technology. The successful candidate would also work with the quality and regulatory team to ensure the Product Development process follows the necessary quality management systems required to comply with regulatory standards. ODS Medical is committed to creating a culture that emphasizes delivering the highest quality products and the successful candidate would play a critical role in this regard.

Key Responsibilities: 

Define product development project objectives, requirements, and assumptions necessary to structure a project or activity.

Plan, schedule, and control project activities to fulfill objectives and satisfy project requirements, cost and reliability targets. Support Lead Poject Engineer in Design and Development planning activities to ensure alignment with overall project plan

Develop and drive integrated project plans, aligning project tactics with project strategy.

Lead high performance project teams, serving as the project advocate within the organization. Lead, coordinate, facilitate, and motivate all associated project resources to gain alignment on project goals and deliverables.

Lead risk management activities within project teams, ensuring project and product risks have appropriate mitigation and contingency plans.

Manage projects within established scope, schedule, and budget.

Develop and document high-level strategies for accomplishing specific project objectives.

Within an Agile development framework, facilitate and lead effective project meetings, manage change and conflict, and develop resource planning estimates to manage project workload and productivity.

Interact closely with strategic partners for design, production and delivery of a new product

Interact with different members of the product development and R&D groups

Monitor, document and communicate project progress with VP, Production Engineering and Project Lead Engineer; raise potential issues/constraints that may have influence on target specs, schedule and budget.

Required qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in a science or engineering discipline. Advanced degrees are a plus.

3-10+ years of industry experience in the software development or medical device industries.

3+ years of project management experience

Knowledge and application of a disciplined project management process (Six Sigma and Project Management Professional certifications are a plus).

Familiarity with Quality Management systems and ISO 13485 requirements.

Excellent communication skills. Proficiency in English is required

Exceptional interpersonal and leadership skills to effectively communicate and build relationships with a broad spectrum of audiences at all organizational levels.

Sound technical aptitude and proven ability to grasp general knowledge of multiple disciplines and technologies with superior computer usage skills.

Strong competencies in planning, project management, and organization with the ability to lead multiple activities and resources while maintaining a focus on quality.

Solid analytical and strategic capabilities and business acumen along with demonstrated work ethic, integrity, and professional conduct and appearance.

Ability to produce and present clear, concise, and professionally written communications and presentations.

Flexibility in working hours to meet customer expectations and company deadlines

Job location:

This role will be based in the Montreal (Québec, Canada) headquarters of ODS Medical.

Position Type:

Full-time/regular (40 hrs/week).

Application:

Interested qualified candidates should apply by sending resume to info@odsmed.com. We thank all applicants, however only those under consideration will be contacted.

2. Project Lead Engineer

We are seeking a medical devices project lead engineer to help our company by providing project leadership support in the development of a new optical system based on the ODS Medical technology. The successful candidate would also work with the quality and regulatory team to ensure that the design and development process follows the necessary quality management systems required to comply with regulatory standards. This position will require extensive hands-on familiarity with fabrication, measurement and testing of optical biomedical devices. ODS Medical is committed to creating a culture that emphasizes delivering the highest quality products and the successful candidate would play a critical role in this regard.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Design, validate and test optical devices for tissue characterization according to target performances, cost and reliability requirements
  • Establish and maintain a comprehensive and detailed understanding of the product specifications and requirements
. Lead Product Design and Development planning activities, including establishing development timelines and resource requirements
  • Lead or assess safety risk management activities and define the critical components of design.
  • Participate actively in the design of both hardware and software components of prototypes and products based on ODS Medical technology
  • Interact closely with strategic partners for design, production and delivery of a new product
  • Generating Product Design Documentation including design specifications, test plans, traceabilty results, participate in design review meetings and oversee risk analysis activities
  • Develop and implement testing protocols and supervise technical staff involved
  • Interact with members of the Marketing and R&D group.
  • Continuously improve processes and procedures for fabrication and testing, and implement monitoring systems where applicable and beneficial
  • Monitor, document and communicate advancements and raise potential issues that may have influence on target specs, schedule and budget.

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Physics or Biomedical Engineering. Masters or PhD in in optics, physics, physics engineering, or related discipline is strongly preferred.
  • Experience and core expertise with optical technologies for medical applications.
  • Minimum 5 years of hands-on engineering and project management experience, in optical based medical devices.
  • Experience with programming and signal processing.
  • Familiarity with Quality Management systems and ISO 13485 requirements.
  • Project management /Process Control certification (Six Sigma, Lean, Kaizen) is a plus.
  • Understands the importance of utilizing fundamental engineering principles in product development and embeds best practices, critical thinking and deep product understanding to ensure quality and excellence in product development is achieved.
  • Excellent communication skills. Proficiency in English is required
  • Strong time-management and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently and to provide effective leadership in a team environment
  • Flexibility in working hours to meet customer expectations and company deadlines

Job location:

This role will be based in the Montreal (Québec, Canada) headquarters of ODS Medical.

Position Type:

Full-time/regular (40 hrs/week).

Application:

Interested qualified candidates should apply by sending resume to info@odsmed.com. We thank all applicants, however only those under consideration will be contacted.

3. Clinical Engineer

We are seeking a clinical engineer/associate to support product development and clinical studies at multiple North American sites. This individual must have strong interpersonal skills, experience working in hospital settings including operating rooms and have capacity to operate, calibrate and troubleshoot laser-based medical systems. The ideal candidate will have hands-on familiarity with the development and testing of optical biomedical devices. ODS Medical is committed to creating a culture that emphasizes delivering the highest quality products and the successful candidate would play a critical role in this regard.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and operate laser-based medical systems
  • Develop relationships with key site personnel required for a successful field clinical organization, such as communication, relationship building, and engagement, while performing site initiation and management activities.
  • Site initiation, progress monitoring, coordination and support for duration of study
  • Provide education and training of clinical personnel (physicians and nurses) on protocols, clinical processes and device operation
  • Participate in the development of study protocol
  • Assist with status reports and reporting process
  • Generate study specific standard operating procedures
  • Development of procedures to assist in monitoring and reviewing of performance of the data entry and mechanisms to monitor adequacy of documentation
  • Interact closely with strategic partners for clinical integration of new products
  • Demonstrate technical leadership by working with the R&D and Quality functions to provide input on investigator feedback, product ideas, performance, competitive position, developments and therapeutic trends.

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree with a minimum of 5-7 years of clinical experience or Master’s or PhD degree in biomedical engineering, clinical engineering or related field with a minimum of 2+ years of relevant experience in clinical setting.
  • Experience/expertise with optical technologies for medical applications. Knowledge of spectroscopy, optical probes and lasers desirable.
  • Understands principles of clinical study design
  • Thorough understanding of applicable regulatory (CFR) and clinical science (GCP) guidelines for both domestic (FDA) and international (ISO 14155).
  • Knowledge of spectroscopy, optical probes and lasers
  • Experience working with R&D and Data Analysis team
  • Familiarity with Quality Management systems.
  • Excellent communication skills. Proficiency in English is required
  • Strong time-management and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently and to provide effective leadership in a team environment
  • Flexibility in working hours to meet customer expectations and company deadlines
  • < 33% travel required
  • Takes initiative and responsibility for professional growth and education/training

Job location:

This role will be based in the Montreal (Québec, Canada) headquarters of ODS Medical.

Position Type:

Full-time/regular (40 hrs/week).

Application:

Interested qualified candidates should apply by sending resume to info@odsmed.com. We thank all applicants, however only those under consideration will be contacted.

 

4. Software Engineer & Data Scientist 

We are seeking a software engineer with expertise in data science to help our company by providing project leadership support in the development of a new optical system based on the ODS Medical technology. The successful candidate would also work with the quality and regulatory team to ensure the development process follows the necessary quality management systems required to comply with regulatory standards. This position will require extensive hands-on C++ programming, compliance with quality systems and machine learning technology. ODS Medical is committed to creating a culture that emphasizes delivering the highest quality products and the successful candidate would play a critical role in this regard.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Software architectural design of medical system for traceability, cross-product compatibility, expansion and maintainability.
  • Design, document, implement and test medical system software written in C++, C#.
  • Interact closely with strategic partners for design, production and delivery of software components of new products
  • Responsible for aspects relating to data science, including: managing analytics database, implementing processes that improve and lead to greater data quality, conducting statistical analyses to develop strategies to improve tissue characterization using ODS technology
  • Interact with Marketing to test the feasibility of new products and features as well as translating user needs to software requirements
  • Generate design specifications, test plans, traceabilty results, participate in design review and risk analysis activities
  • Support R&D team in building new algorithms and model training for tissue characterization and identification of data patterns and trends.
  • Establish and maintain a comprehensive and detailed understanding of product specifications and requirements

  • Provide input and critical analysis of medical software development projects
  • Perform front-end graphical user interface design, software verification testing and quality assurance
  • Support, maintain and document software functionality, maintain standards compliance and follow quality assurance procedures

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Sciences or Engineering. Masters or PhD in computer science, engineering, mathematics, statistics or related field preferred.
  • Experience in designing software architecture
  • Experienced in data analysis, predictive modeling, and machine learning techniques
  • 3+ years of industry experience in medical device software development and/or data science applications
  • Sound working knowledge of the software development lifecycle and specific skill in application development using C++, C#, Visual Studio, Matlab and JIRA project management tools. Familiarity with SQL based database development a plus.
  • Experience with designing, documenting, implementing and testing control systems
  • Familiarity with Quality Management systems and ISO 13485 requirements.
  • Excellent communication skills. Proficiency in English is required
  • Strong time-management and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently and to provide effective leadership in a team environment
  • Able to effectively analyze problems and strategize for better solutions
  • Flexibility in working hours to meet customer expectations and company deadlines 


Job location:

This role will be based in the Montreal (Québec, Canada) headquarters of ODS Medical.

Position Type:

Full-time/regular (40 hrs/week).

Application:

Interested qualified candidates should apply by sending resume to info@odsmed.com. We thank all applicants, however only those under consideration will be contacted.