Senior Clinical Specialist, Aortic - Chicago

Medtronic Inc. Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 5 months ago

Bring your talents to a leader in medical technology and healthcare solutions. Rooted in our long history of mission-driven innovation, our medical technologies open doors. We support your growth with the training, mentorship, and guidance you need to own your future success. Join us for a career that changes lives.


Provide detailed technical support for endovascular products and procedures to a wide range of clinical base including physicians, nurses, radiology technicians and operating room personnel. Support sales representatives with endovascular implants.


  • Provide clinical and technical support as well as education to Medtronic customers in the area of vascular stent graft technology

  • Required to complete Peripheral training as well as support case coverage and sales support

  • Educate and provide information regarding clinical trial status as well as the ongoing implant results of stent graft products

  • Support regional sales strategy; working with sales representatives and managers to achieve business plans

  • Provide on-call support during off hours and weekends as needed

  • Support all BU activities including but not limited to; training, PO collection, inventory management, 3-D construction and simulations



  • A High School Diploma plus 9 years of clinical specialist experience with a medical device interventional company, OR
  • An Associate's Degree plus 7 years of clinical specialist experience with a medical device interventional company (or 6 years with 2 years of prior healthcare or engineering experience), OR
  • A Bachelor's Degree plus 5 years of clinical specialist experience with a medical device interventional company (or 4 years with 2 years of prior healthcare or engineering experience)


  • Expertise with Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint

  • Thorough working knowledge of medical terminology, medical procedures and the medical device industry

  • Excellent customer service skills

  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills

  • Effectively build and maintain positive relationships with peers and colleagues across organizational levels

  • Strong project management skills and experience coordinating programs

  • Ability to coordinate/participate in numerous tasks/projects in a fast-paced environment in an organized manner while meeting deadlines

  • Strong work ethic in accomplishing objectives of the position


  • The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers

  • Ability to travel domestically over 50% by automobile, plan or other forms of transportation

  • Lifting/carrying 20 pounds

  • Sit/stand walk 6-8 hours day

  • Operate moving vehicle

  • Must have a valid driver's license and active vehicle insurance policy. In addition, your driving record will be reviewed and will be considered as part of your application

Environmental Exposures:

  • Infectious disease; radiation; blood borne pathogens

  • Must be able to wear all required personal protective equipment (PPE)

  • Ability to work in Cath Labs

  • Ability to conduct company business outside of the typical Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm, work-schedule preferred


Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We can accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let's work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients' lives. Help us shape the future.

It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

This employer participates in the federal E-Verify program to confirm the identity and employment authorization of all newly hired employees. For further information about the E-Verify program, please click here:

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position.

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