September 15, 2016
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Systems Engineer II - Clinical Engineering (1.0 FTE, Days)

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital - Palo Alto, CA

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  • Company
    Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
  • Location
    Palo Alto, CA
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
  • Education
    Associates Degree
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Job Description


1.0 FTE, 8 Hour Day Shifts

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford is the heart and soul of Stanford Children s Health. Nationally ranked and internationally recognized, our 311-bed hospital is devoted entirely to pediatrics and obstetrics. Our six centers of excellence provide comprehensive services and deep expertise in key obstetric and pediatric areas: brain & behavior, cancer, heart, pregnancy & newborn, pulmonary and transplant. We also provide an additional, wide range of services for babies, kids and pregnant moms.

The Clinical System Engineer acts as a liaison between PCHA clinics and LPCH Clinical Technology. This includes responsibility to the entire program cycle and for design and deployment of Biomedical device interface to Epic. The Clinical System Engineer will work with the department director to plan and design the Clinical Technology infrastructure for all UHA Clinics

Essential Functions

* Assists doctors and nurses with clinical technology maintenance and repair assistance.

* Reports problems and solutions to CT& BE leadership.

* Assists all clinicians with user training.

* Adheres to the CT& BE Medical Equipment Management Plan.

* Responsible for complete and meaningful AIMS database documentation.

* Responsible for Life-support and Critical equipment regulatory compliance issues.

* Ensures all medical equipment safety issues are properly handled.

* Regularly meets with managers, leadership councils, and staff.

* Serves as a liaison between Manufacturer/Vendor and equipment users.

* Leads the Clinical Technology planning and deployment for UHA facilities

* Represents the Clinical Technology department in enterprise wide projects

Minimum Qualifications

Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities as well as possession of any required licenses or certifications is qualifying.

Education: Associate's degree in a work-related field/discipline from an accredited college or university

Experience: Experience: Five (5) years of progressively responsible and directly related work experience. Three (3) years of Clinical Technology Project management experience. Certification: CBET (Certified Biomedical Technician) preferred. Supervisory experience preferred. Project Management Experience preferred.

Knowledge, Skills, And Abilities


Ability to apply judgment and make informed decisions.

Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.

Ability to foster effective working relationships and build consensus.

Ability to solve problems and identify solutions.

Ability to speak and write effectively at a level appropriate for the job.

Knowledge of computer systems and software used in functional area.

Knowledge of new technologies (in specific field) and maintain and stay abreast of updates and changes.

Knowledge of project management process and systems.

Lucile Packard Children s Hospital Stanford Strongly Values Diversity And Is Committed To Equal Opportunity And Non-discrimination In All Of Its Policies And Practices, Including The Area Of Employment. Accordingly, LPCH Does Not Discriminate Against Any Person On The Basis Of Race, Color, Sex, Sexual Orientation Or Identity, Religion, Age, National Or Ethnic Origin, Political Beliefs, Marital Status, Medical Condition, Genetic Information, Veteran Status, Or Disability. Women And Men, Members Of All Racial And Ethnic Groups, People With Disabilities, And Veterans Are Encouraged To Apply.