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    This position is located at the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH), Office of Device Evaluation (ODE) located in Silver Spring, Maryland.

    While most positions are expected to be filled in the Office of Device Evaluation, other offices within CDRH may use this announcement to fill positions, as well.

    Additional selections may be made within the same geographical area FDA wide.

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    The Interdisciplinary Engineer performs the following duties for the Office of Device Evaluation:

    • Reviewing scientific data submitted in support of a variety of medical device submissions (e.g. premarket applications, product development protocols, applications for investigational device exemptions, etc.) to determine its accuracy and sufficiency.
    • Reviewing research protocols used to evaluate medical devices and recommending new or modified methods for testing and data analysis.
    • Writing and evaluating guidelines concerning data submissions for medical devices and their marketing.
    • Making presentation to the medical/scientific panel members on the FDA Advisory Committee responsible for the classification and premarket review of medical devices.
    • Drafting a variety of reports and summaries on the safety and effectiveness of devices submitted in a premarket approval application.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/511682900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.