Senior Research Scientist

The Senior Research Scientist will contirbute towards the development, evaluation, and productization of SonaCare Medical's new and current therapeutic products and devices, as part of a mulitdiscipilnary team of scientists, researchers, engineers, clinical specialists, regulatory experts, and marketing personnel.

- Invent, create, design, construct, test, and validate novel and next-generation therapeutic
ultrasound devices, systems, and procedures in a benchtop, pre-clinical, and clinical setting
(“bench to bedside”).
-Assist in the productization/market introduction of such devices, systems, and procedures
- Closely collaborate with internal engineering teams, the quality/regulatory group, and
external academic, commercial, pre-clinical, and clinical partners to implement and
accomplish above goals.
- Lead sub-projects or entire projects, define and maintain budgets and timelines, and generate
progress/project updates to accomplish above goals.
- Create intellectual property, write technical reports and product documentation, publish
peer-reviewed manuscripts, assist with regulatory filings.
- All other duties, as assigned.
- PhD in electrical engineering, biomedical engineering, physics, or equivalent.
- At least 7-8 years in therapeutic ultrasound research and product development experience
with applicable clinical relevance.
- Strong communication skills in written and verbal English.
- Theoretical and working (“hands-on”) knowledge and experience in many of the following
areas: acoustics, therapeutic ultrasound, imaging ultrasound, phased arrays and driving
electronics and design, ultrasound transducers, beamforming, bioeffects of ultrasound
(hyperthermia, ablation, rapid heating, sonoporation, agent delivery, tissue sensitization, nonthermal
effects, etc.), signal processing, acoustic system characterization, pre-clinical and
clinical protocol development and execution, experiment design.
- Strong software skills (Matlab/C/C++/C#/LabView), proven skills in real-time signal
processing, and experience with algorithm design and implementation.
- Solid understanding of therapeutic ultrasound system development, including prototyping,
pre-production development, and design for usability/manufacturability/serviceability.
- Regulatory background, preferred(FDA, CE, IRB, IACUC, CFR, etc.).
Senior Research Scientist
Charlotte, NC
Human Resources

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