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Lead Engineer

Company: Varian Medical Systems
Location: Palo Alto
Posted on: January 8, 2022

Job Description:

At Varian, we bring together the world's best talent to realize our vision of a world without fear of cancer. Together, we work passionately to develop and deliver easy-to-use, efficient oncology solutions. If you want to be part of this important mission, we want to hear from you. We are a fast-paced business team driving multi-disciplinary approach to bringing FLASH to the world. We are looking for an inspiring engineering leader that will define and drive the FLASH product. In this role you will collaborate with the product manager, clinical experts, marketing managers and engineering teams to define and deliver on the product roadmap. You will be responsible for proposing pathways both technical and programmatic to satisfy time to market drivers. You will also work with regulatory affairs to drive the release strategy for product release.
In this role, the candidate will be expected to:
--- Drive technology to advance electron FLASH product development -
--- Work with research scientist, product managers and engineers to define product -
--- Guide system architectural development
--- Provide a strong end to end system perspective to product development
--- Influence and drive product definition choices with clear supporting rationale
--- Estimate and manage engineering budget/spend
--- Drive the high level activities of the engineering team
--- Evaluate/Approve the engineering designs and results of design evaluations Proven ability to lead people. Strong communication skills to effectively communicate with a technical and non-technical audience. Proven ability to deliver product. Experience with complex multidisciplinary systems. Experience working with complex real time control systems, electro-mechanical systems, and vacuum systems. Strong preference of experience with radiation oncology (electron) delivery and treatment planning systems. Degree in Physics or Engineering. (High power RF experience preferred). Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. #LI-PT1 Fighting cancer calls for big ideas. We envision a world without fear of cancer. Achieving this vision takes dedication and commitment from all of us, every single day. That's why we celebrate and value the distinctly beautiful and intersectional identities of each of our employees. We are a mirror of our patient-base, which allows us to innovate. Big ideas come from everywhere, and the best ideas are fostered by our unique individual experiences. At Varian, we encourage you to bring your whole self to work and believe your bold and authentic perspective will help to power more victories over cancer. Imagine a world without fear of cancer. -We do, every day. Varian Medical Systems is the world's leading manufacturer of -medical devices and software for treating -and managing cancer. For more than 70 -years, we have developed, built, and delivered -innovative cancer care technologies and -solutions for our clinical partners around the -globe to help them treat millions of patients -each year. - Taking an Intelligent Cancer Care -approach, we are harnessing advanced technologies like artificial intelligence, machine -learning, and data analytics to advance -cancer treatment and expand access to -care to help patients become survivors. When you join Varian, you become part of -a global network of innovative and -inspired minds working together across -the globe. We keep the patient -and our clinical partners at the center of -our thinking as we power new victories in -cancer care. Because for cancer patients everywhere, their fight is our fight.

Keywords: Varian Medical Systems, Palo Alto , Lead Engineer, Engineering , Palo Alto, California

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