Careers

Careers with 7D Surgical

We are looking for creative, self-motivated team players who thrive in a fast-paced environment and are up to the challenges of bringing innovative medical devices to market.

Due to the volume of applicants we receive, only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Available Opportunities

Research Coordinator

At 7D Surgical you will find a vibrant team of curious thinkers leading the change in Canada’s fast-growing medical device industry. Our product has won several awards for the most innovative, enduring, and practical products to treat patients requiring spine and cranial surgery.

We are looking for a passionate and creative Research Coordinator. As the primary sponsor liaison and advocate, the Research Coordinator requires experience in pre-clinical and clinical trials, research studies, grant writing, peer-reviewed publications, key account management and cadaver studies. Utilizing existing templates, processes and programs as a guide, they will adapt/develop, implement, monitor and be accountable for project protocols, operational plans, risk management, resources, project tools/materials, documents and timelines

As part of our team, you will be integrated directly into our research & development teams and exposed to our product development lifecycle to play a role in shaping our commercial products. In addition, you will have the opportunity to observe surgical cases and see first-hand how our products are helping patients.

Responsibilities

    • Apply consultative skills to assist investigators with study feasibility assessments, protocol development, planning & implementation of research studies
    • Apply advanced knowledge of research regulations, guidelines & best practices to ensure the ongoing oversight & management of research studies, specifically in the areas of regulatory & ethics compliance, protocol compliance, data management, quality assurance, financial sustainability, and congruency between protocols, budgets & contractual agreements
    • Design, write, and management of research grants
    • Organize and execute cadaver labs
    • Manage comparative research initiatives with 3rd party imaging and research organizations
    • Document and communicate issues found during pre-clinical & clinical testing to facilitate corrective action by product engineers
  • Interface directly with surgeons and clinical staff

Qualifications

    • At minimum, a completion of a Bachelor’s degree program, MSc or PhD from an engineering or medical discipline is an asset
    • One (1) to Three (3) years clinical and/or professional experience, and
    • At least 1 year experience in medical imaging clinical trials & study budgeting
    • Advanced knowledge of clinical research best practices, regulations & guidelines, experience with Investigator-initiated studies preferred
    • First hand experience with intraoperative imaging modalities (CT, MR) and image guided surgery
    • Possess leadership and managerial skills and have recognized experience in these areas
    • Excellent conflict resolution, team building, and interpersonal skills required.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, excellent organization, prioritization skills, good computer skills, ability to learn quickly and work independently
    • Ability to work under pressure and attention to detail
    • Excellent critical-thinking, decision-making, problem-solving & negotiation skills
    • Ability to perform duties in a professional and courteous manner and produce high quality work while meeting deadlines
  • Ability to perform multiple concurrent tasks

What Makes Us Attractive?

    • Our mighty team of 30+ employees has vision, determination and skills supported with 10 PhD and Masters degrees
    • We work in an environment which encourages a balance between work and personal life
    • We are conveniently located near transit lines, with free parking and parks around the office