Biomedical Engineers

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.

Key Competencies * Integrity * Cooperation * Attention to Detail * Persistence * Analytical Thinking * Achievement/Effort * Initiative * Dependability * Innovation * Adaptability/Flexibility

Representative Tasks * Design and develop medical diagnostic and clinical instrumentation, equipment, and procedures, using the principles of engineering and biobehavioral sciences. * Conduct research, along with life scientists, chemists, and medical scientists, on the engineering aspects of the biological systems of humans and animals. * Manage teams of engineers by creating schedules, tracking inventory, creating and using budgets, and overseeing contract obligations and deadlines.


Manufacturing, Professional Scientific & Technical Services, Educational Services,

Job Family Architecture and Engineering

Sample Job Titles Biomaterials Engineer, Biomechanical Engineer, Biomedical Analytical Scientist, Biomedical Electronics Technician, Biomedical Engineer, Biomedical Engineering Director, Biomedical Engineering Supervisor, Biomedical Engineering Technician, Biomedical Engineering Technologist, Biomedical Equipment Technician (BMET), Biomedical Field Service Engineer, Biomedical Manager, Biomedical Scientist, Biomedical Service Engineer, Biomedical Technician, Bioprocess Engineer, Clinical Engineer, Engineer, Field Clinical Engineer, Field Engineer, Genetic Engineer, Imaging Service Engineer, Medical Engineer, Orthopedic Designer, Process Engineer, Product Development Director, Research Engineer, Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE).