Integra LifeSciences, a world leader in medical technology, is dedicated to limiting uncertainty for surgeons, so they can concentrate on providing the best patient care. Integra offers innovative solutions in orthopedic extremity surgery, neurosurgery, reconstructive and general surgery, and regenerative wound care.
Integra's orthopedic products include devices and implants for foot and ankle, hand and wrist, shoulder and elbow, tendon and peripheral nerve protection and repair. Integra is a leader in neurosurgery, offering a broad portfolio of implants, devices, instruments and systems used in neurosurgery, neuromonitoring, neurotrauma, and related critical care. Integra’s Tissue Technologies is an in-patient and outpatient Regenerative product portfolio, which includes products for wound care, burns, abdominal reconstruction, and plastic & reconstructive surgery. In the United States, Integra is a leading provider of surgical instruments to hospitals, surgery centers and alternate care sites, including physician and dental offices.
Founded in 1989 Integra is headquartered in Plainsboro, New Jersey and has over 4,500 employees worldwide. Integra's common stock is listed on The NASDAQ Stock Market under the symbol "IART."
Responsible for leading global Medical Safety vigilance activities for the complete life cycle of products from all Integra divisions, from product development to post market surveillance. The Director will act as the point person for risk assessment and safety surveillance as it relates to Product Development, Clinical Affairs and Quality/Regulatory Affairs. The Director will serve as vigilance expert to internal and external customers, providing key clinical, operational and strategic input to all matters of device safety. The Director will collaborate across functions, divisions and regions in risk management document development, safety planning in clinical trials, safety surveillance for signals and case investigation, risk benefit assessments, communication of safety information and other medically relevant information. Behavioral competency in collaboration and the ability to lead through influence are critical to success in this role.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
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DESIRED MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
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