Senior Staff Product Engineer

Job Description

Now’s our time to inspire the future of healthcare together.

Siemens Healthineers is a leading global medical technology company with over 170 years of experience and 18,000 patents. More than 48,000 dedicated colleagues in over 70 countries are driven to shape the future of healthcare. We stand with our customers around the world to support them in delivering high quality care to their patients. An estimated 5 million patients across the globe benefit every day from our innovative technologies and services in the areas of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging, laboratory diagnostics and molecular medicine, as well as digital health and enterprise services. This is what truly matters to us.

Join our team now at Siemens Healthineers as Senior Staff Product Engineer

This is a role well suited to an ambitious professional, looking for the next step in their career. As a Senior Staff Product Engineer, you will be responsible for:

  • Drive a wide variety of technical activities related to product development, investigating potential product issues and troubleshooting technical problems. 
  • Drive the development of systems design concepts to meet clinical Hematology requirements.
  • Oversee, plan and execute experiments to identify & characterize critical design parameters and their boundaries.
  • Identify solutions to complex technical issues by troubleshooting, determining root cause and then proposing design modifications as they pertain to lab diagnostic device system and assay performance.
  • Analyze data for statistical and clinical significance.   
  • Anticipate potential problems that may impact system performance and develop risk mitigations.
  • Write and review data driven technical summaries and test reports.
  • Communicate clearly and effectively in written documents and oral presentations to a wide audience.
  • Work closely with cross-functional team members to ensure full understanding of subsystem/system functionality and performance as it relates to product development and product performance investigations.

This position may suit you best if you are familiar with what is below, and would like to do develop your career with Healthineers

  • You should be self-driven and able to work in fast-paced environments with minimal supervision.
  • You should have broad chemistry/biochemistry knowledge of proteins, buffer systems, enzymes, surfactants, preservatives as well as of statistical analysis.
  • You should understand the measurement principles and functioning of hematology analyzers.
  • You should have appreciation for the FDA regulated medical device industry.
  • You should be skilled in systems thinking with a broad range of knowledge and experience in systems requirements, demonstration of feasibility, verification and validation.
  • You should have work experience as part of large integrated, cross-functional teams.
  • You should have strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • You should have a learning mindset with clear and independent thinking.

Required skills to have for the success of this role


  • Preferred qualification: Ph.D. or a MS in biological sciences with minimum of 8+ years of relevant industry experience in the medical device industry.
  • Experience with development and commercial product support for Hematology instruments, reagents and quality controls.
  • Six sigma DFSS training.
  • Willing to travel up to 10%.


At Siemens Healthineers, we value those who dedicate their energy and passion to a greater cause. Our people make us unique as an employer in the med-tech industry. What unites and motivates our global team is the inspiration of our common purpose:  To innovate for healthcare, building on our remarkable legacy of pioneering ideas that translate into even better healthcare products and services. We recognize that taking ownership of our work allows both us and the company to grow. We offer you a flexible and dynamic environment and the space to move beyond your comfort zone to grow both personally and professionally.


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As an equal-opportunity employer we are happy to consider applications from individuals with disabilities.


Organization: Siemens Healthineers

Company: Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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