Our Team is Growing!

Focal Healthcare Inc. designs, manufactures and commercializes leading-edge medical devices for improved prostate cancer diagnosis and management.

We are looking for dynamic and driven individuals with experience in sales, marketing, software development and application/support to join our team and help improve the state of prostate care.

We care about our employees.

Our success depends on our team. At Focal Healthcare, you will be given the training and support you need to excel in your position and in your field. We work in a casual environment with flexible working hours. We also provide full healthcare and lunch benefits.

Great collaborative office environment.

With its brick walls, natural lighting, high ceilings, and open space, our office feels anything but corporate. All team members work in close proximity to encourage collaboration and innovation. Lunches are provided and eaten as a team with employees alternating cooking responsibility.

 Apply if:

  • You are passionate about making a difference- literally, not figuratively. All of our products have one thing in common: change the status quo to save lives.
  • You are hungry and humble and always enthusiastic to learn new things.
  • You believe it’s not over until you get it done. Your passion should come with a determination to follow through. You should be responsible and you must be reliable.

If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you: careers@focalhealthcare.com

Current opportunities at Focal Healthcare:

Software Engineering Test Associate (Development)

Focal Healthcare is looking to add a software engineering test associates (Development) to our team.

Software Engineering Test Associate (Development)

Job Title: Software Engineering Test Associate (Development)

Department: Engineering & Development

Reports to: Senior Testing Lead

 

Responsibilities

  • Lead product defect identification, tracking, regression, testing, impact, and workarounds.
  • Investigate and reproduce software anomalies experienced in the field
  • Collaborate with development team on product testing methodologies.
  • Review and interpret Business and Functional Requirements in creating test plans, test protocols, traceability matrix, defining test scenarios and test cases.
  • Read and interpret technical specifications
  • Investigate and resolve corrective and preventive actions as required.
  • Support investigation of existing and new product features.
  • Other duties as required.

 

Qualifications

  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency with source control and defect tracking systems. Experience with Jira is preferable.
  • Good understanding of the SDLC and QA methodologies and processes
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels and cross-functionally.
  • Programming and software architecture skills not required but an asset.
  • Excellent organization and time management skills.
  • Strong interest in the healthcare industry.

 

Education and Experience

  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree in engineering (e.g. electrical, mechanical, mechatronics, biomedical and systems design) or in computer science.
  • At least 1-2 years experience with software testing
  • Experience with FDA/ISO 13485 cleared medical devices is preferable
  • Experience with testing .NET desktop applications is preferred.

Focal Healthcare is committed to accessibility and accommodation for persons with disabilities, and will provide all appropriate accommodation upon request.

Please send resumes to careers@focalhealthcare.com.

Clinical Applications Specialist

Focal Healthcare is looking to add a clinical application specialist to our team.

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Job Title: Clinical Applications Specialist

Department: Sales and Marketing

Reports to: VP Sales and Marketing

 

Responsibilities

The Clinical Applications Specialist owns the clinical adoption of Focal products and ensures that his/her designated customer sites achieve the greatest clinical benefit from these solutions. This responsibility spans pre-sales support, post-sale applications, customer care activities and other sales process activities. This role includes the following primary responsibilities:

  • Lead on-site clinical application training to: physicians, nurses, imaging technologists and support staff.
  • Provide procedure support for clinical cases.
  • Build relationships with clinical teams at customer sites.
  • Identify and troubleshoot product issues.
  • Provide education to the sales and marketing teams to increase their knowledge of our products.
  • Provide product demonstration support to the sales and marketing teams.
  • Actively solicit customer feedback and communicate this to product management and regulatory departments.
  • Write reports, assist with user and technical manuals.
  • Any other duties as assigned.

 

Required Skills

  • Excellent ability to teach and coach, a clinical team including: assistants, clinicians, hospital administrators, etc.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong trouble-shooting skills.
  • Computer skills including MS Office, Customer Relationship Management tools
  • Open to traveling, up to 80% of the time (Canada and USA).
  • Strong organization and ability to multi-task and make independent decisions while working in a fast-paced environment with multiple priorities.
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly understand and communicate technical concepts to individuals with and without technical backgrounds.
  • Ability to work well independently as well as within a team.
  • Aptitude and appetite for learning new technologies.
  • High level of integrity, confidentiality, and accountability.
  • High degree of professionalism, courteousness, and friendliness.
  • Ability to work in a highly regulated environment: learn and adhere to internal policies and procedures, applicable regulations, and quality standards

 

Education and Experience

  • A college/university degree or equivalent work experience.
  • A minimum of 12 months experience working as a sonographer on a clinical team.
  • Experience with product demonstration, installation, training, and/or teaching.
  • Fluency in English required
  • Valid driver’s license is mandatory
  • Ability to travel to the United States
  • Preferred: experience working with MRI and PACS
  • Preferred: experience working in a regulated environment, ideally with medical devices
  • Preferred: Fluency in Mandarin

 

Work Conditions

  • Travel is required
  • Ability to attend and conduct presentations and hands-on product demonstrations
  • Overtime may be required
  • Lifting or moving up to 50lbs may be required

 

Focal Healthcare is committed to accessibility and accommodation for persons with disabilities, and will provide all appropriate accommodation upon request.

Please send resumes to careers@focalhealthcare.com.

Quality Assurance Associate

Focal Healthcare is looking to add a quality assurance associate to our team.

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Job Title: Quality Assurance Associate

Department: Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance

Reports to: Quality Assurance manager

 

Responsibilities

  • Develop and support the implementation of a Quality Management System (QMS) in compliance with ISO 13485 standard, FDA Quality System Regulation (QSR), and regional regulatory requirements
  • Control and maintain QMS documentation, author and review SOPs, manage staff training program, and support implementation of company policies and procedures, including corrective and preventative actions (CAPA) and post-market surveillance activities
  • Assist with internal and external audits, supporting the company audit program
  • Review manufacturing documentation and support investigation of quality related issues
  • Support development of Design History Files, ensuring compliance with design control requirements, as assigned
  • Support development of global regulatory strategies and submissions, and maintenance of medical device licenses and registrations
  • Stay abreast of changing global regulations and standards

 

Required Skills

  • Excellent technical writing and presentation skills
  • Strong knowledge of FDA QSR, ISO 13485, European Medical Device Directive (MDD), Canadian Medical Device Regulations (CMDR), and Medical Device Single Audit Program (MDSAP)
  • Excellent knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office applications
  • Organized, detail-oriented, and able to multi-task and prioritize responsibilities
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal and teamwork skills

 

Education and Experience

  • Experience in Regulatory Affairs or Quality Assurance is highly desired, preferably in the medical device industry
  • University degree in a life science or related field
  • Basic knowledge in software design is highly desired.
  • Formal education and training in Quality Assurance/Regulatory Affairs is highly desired

 

Please send resumes to careers@focalhealthcare.com.


Software Developer

Focal Healthcare is looking to add a software developer to our team in order to enhance our existing products, as well as extend our technological capabilities.

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What are we looking for?
• A software developer to design and implement solutions related to prostate cancer detection and care
• Experience with C# and Windows desktop application development
• Experience with OpenGL
• Knowledge of medical imaging and image analysis is an asset

At Focal Healthcare you will:
• Design and implement software related to: image viewing, image analysis and processing, multi-threading architectures, and graphical pipelines
• Work with a team of engineers that is passionate about the optimal user experience
• Contribute in a meaningful way to effectively improve our products

Required Experience
• Minimum 2 years of experience with C# for Windows desktop applications
• Bachelor’s degree in computer science, or related engineering field

Focal Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Focal Healthcare is committed to accessibility and accommodation for persons with disabilities and will provide all appropriate accommodation upon request.

Please send resumes to careers@focalhealthcare.com and include posting ID SD-0487 in the subject line.