Technical Education Specialist

Location: Sunnyvale, CA

Summary:

Primarily responsible for the presentation of technical product information during training programs to improve the knowledge and skills of the sales force.  The Technical Education Specialist will also assist the Clinical and Product Education Managers with creating content to address the short and long term education needs of the field.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and deliver technical presentations/activities during sales training programs
  • Train and qualify Sales Training presenters on technical presentations
  • Work with Education Managers to develop new learning content and evaluations as well as to improve upon existing training activities
  • Acts as a technical subject matter experience for Instructional Designers
  • Support current product advancement alongside engineering and marketing teams

Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years’ experience in biotech or medical device organization preferred
  • Background in the following:
    • Clinical or Health Science degree preferred
    • Business Management or Marketing degree acceptable
    • College degree required
  • 1-3 years’ experience in biotech or medical device organization preferred
  • Experience with adult learning and education – especially creating and delivering presentations
  • Knowledge of anatomy, physiology, medical disease states, surgical applications will be an advantage, but not necessary
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Proficiency with MS Office applications such as MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel
  • BS or BA degree required