Biomedical Engineers :

Apply knowledge of engineering, biology, and biomechanical principles to the design, development, and evaluation of biological and health systems and products, such as artificial organs, prostheses, instrumentation, medical information systems, and health management and care delivery systems.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $78,710.00
Average Time to Fill 44 days
Typical Education Bachelor's Degree
Typical Experience None
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 604
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 8.62 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Critical Thinking
Information Gathering
Written Communication
Numerical and Arithmetic Application
Technology and Tool Usage
Oral Communication

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Thinking Creatively

Design electronic or computer equipment, systems, or instrumentation
Develop medical policies, procedures, or standards
Design mechanical or production-related tools, fixtures, or devices
Design electro-mechanical equipment or systems
Design industrial or manufacturing machinery or equipment
Develop engineering policies, procedures, or standards
Develop simple operational data repositories or databases
Develop complex computer databases
Design alternative energy systems
Create models of engineering designs or methods
Write business project or bid proposals
Create mathematical or statistical diagrams, charts, or tables

Analyzing Data or Information

Evaluate product design
Interpret design or operational test results
Analyze engineering data
Evaluate designs or specifications to ensure quality
Analyze engineering design problems
Perform medical research
Identify problems using mathematical or statistical methods
Perform statistical analysis or modeling
Analyze operational data to evaluate operations, processes or products
Analyze medical or health data

Getting Information

Research engineering aspects of biological or chemical processes
Review medical equipment codes and specifications
Interpret architectural or engineering information from blueprints or schematics
Review engineering data or reports
Research medical or health improvement issues
Obtain technical support instructions from scientists or engineers
Conduct biological research
Collect clinical data

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Booster Skills & Certifications

Job Seekers possessing booster skills & certifications, such as those listed below, added to core skills are more marketable, harder to find and expensive to hire.

Hard to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be hard to fill. These skills and certifications make a job seeker more in demand because the skills are not widely available.

Expensive to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be expensive to fill. Job seekers with these skills and certifications are likely to earn more money.

Skill or Certification Certi - fication Hard to Fill Expensive to Fill
Security Clearance
Mechanical Engineering
Catheterization Laboratory (CATH LAB)
Clinical Trials
Equipment Installation

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