Catholic Health Initiatives Biomedical Network Engineer in DAYTON, Ohio

Biomedical Network Engineer


Job Summary:

The Biomedical Network Engineer is responsible for design, implementation and support of the Biomedical IT environment. This position provides specialized repair (radiology, biomedical and biomedical network devices.) and maintenance services to medical treatment and diagnostic equipment

Essential Duties:

  1. Provides specialized medical equipment repair on Biomedical IT equipment in inventory.

  2. Performs electrical safety testing on specialized medical equipment in inventory.

  3. Performs preventative maintenance/calibrations/security for specialized medical equipment in inventory

  4. Provides technical/network support and assistance to Clinical Engineering technicians.

a. Must be able to recommend, develop and implement Biomedical IT solutions in a moderately complex dynamic multi-site biomedical environment.

b. Proactively monitor, evaluate, analyze and resolve Biomedical IT issues in a timely manner.

c. Develop and maintain documentation related to Biomedical IT architecture, processes and support.

d. Develop and maintain documentation related to information security architecture, processes and support.

e. Performs product evaluations on proposed and current technology solutions; creates risk statements, summaries and presentations for management in an effort to identify, recommend and prioritize cost effective Biomedical IT solutions.

f. Assists users in the specification, selection, installation, and/or administration of the various Biomedical IT related devices and software that may be attached to the network. Provides technical consulting to other Information Technology personnel, on an as needed basis, in the analysis of network performance

  1. Completes all necessary record keeping for network environment, work orders received and finished.

  2. Serves as a technical resource to various departments in providing expertise in the area of Biomedical IT and participates on project task teams as assigned

  3. Provides after-hours support of the data network operations consistent with the Information Technology/Clinical Engineering department on-call policies and procedures

a. Participates in hospital sponsored education relating to job function and attends all education programs deemed appropriate by Manager.

b. Evaluate new Biomedical Information technology. Assist with the planning and design of future biomedical IT Equipment.

c. 40-60% of time will be spent performing standard field service specialist and BMET work.


Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):

  • Bachelor’s Degree in electrical or network engineering

  • CRES/CBET preferred

  • A /Network certification preferred

  • Advanced knowledge of information networking principles and best practices.

  • Experience with HIPAA/HITECH compliance standards.

Experience (required and preferred):

  • Minimum of six to eight years of related clinical engineering experience

  • Minimum of two years of experience in CE network security.

  • Reliable transportation required.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates a commitment to service, organization values and professionalism through appropriate conduct and demeanor at all times.

  • Adheres to and exhibits our core values :

  • Reverence : Having a profound spirit of awe and respect for all creation, shaping relationships to self, to one another and to God and acknowledging that we hold in trust all that has been given to us.

  • Integrity: Moral wholeness, soundness, uprightness, honesty and sincerity as a basis of trustworthiness.

  • Compassion: Feeling with others, being one with others in their sorrows and joys, rooted in the sense of solidarity as members of the human community.

  • Excellence: Outstanding achievement, merit, virtue; continually surpassing standards to achieve/maintain quality.

  • Maintains confidentiality and protects sensitive data at all times.

  • Adheres to organizational and department specific safety standards and guidelines.

  • Works collaboratively and supports efforts of team members.

  • Demonstrates exceptional customer service and interacts effectively with physicians, patients, residents, visitors, staff and the broader health care community.


Job Clinical Engineering


Daily Schedule Days

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0115716