The Vacancy

Salary: £42,000 – £47,500

Location: Edinburgh/Hybrid

About us:

Helping care teams to get the best outcome for their patients is at the heart of everything we do.  We strive to create technology that makes a meaningful difference to people’s lives, helping doctors to help restore their patients’ health and well-being.  Canon Medical Research Europe is part of a global organisation, collaborating with other development teams based in Japan, America, and Canada. 

Our Research & Development centre in Edinburgh are now recruiting for a Clinical Specialist who will share our passion and contribute to making a difference!

Company Values: Unity, Courage, Tenacity, Teamwork, and Excellence

About the role:

This is an excellent opportunity to work in a team-based environment, with exposure to leading edge technology in the medical imaging industry.  You will join a multidisciplinary environment of clinical staff, scientists and engineers, provide clinical expertise to various project teams and assist in the development of clinical requirements and product specifications. 


As a Clinical Specialist, you will also create anatomical ‘ground truth’ annotations based on medical imaging (e.g., interventional X-ray, CT, and/or MRI) and non-imaging data (e.g., radiology reports), develop ground truth annotation plans for external annotators and evaluate their work.


Meanwhile, we will also ask you to maintain an up to date view of current clinical practices and emerging trends in the healthcare domain, and evaluate clinical relevance and viability of new technology product ideas.

About you:

We want people who have a real passion for healthcare technology, and learning.  The successful candidate will be a good communicator, with an innovative attitude to problem solving, the ability to translate clinical use cases to technology requirements, and a pragmatic approach to implementing solutions.  You will have the desire and ability to learn and develop new skills and the opportunity to develop your career. 

We welcome candidates with a degree in a related clinical discipline, who are familiar with clinical workflows & practices, (interventional) medical imaging, and have multiple years of demonstrable experience in a healthcare environment and/or healthcare industry.  

The ideal candidate should be highly self-motivated, capable of using relatively complex software, attentive to detail, and able to thrive within dynamic, innovative, and diverse teams.

What we can offer you…

We offer an inclusive, flexible working environment and welcome applications from people with a range of different experiences.  Our commitment at Canon Medical is to create a working environment where people are valued, respected, have a sense of belonging and can thrive personally & professionally.

We are happy to talk about flexible working for all our roles.  The majority of our employees have adopted a hybrid working model and we are also happy to discuss remote working in the UK.

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package that reflects the value we place on our people and the work we do.  Our package includes group personal pension scheme, private medical and risk benefits, 245 hours annual leave, enhanced family leave and pay, employee wellbeing support, discounted cinema tickets.  Further information can be found here.

If the above sounds like you, and you like the sound of us, then please get in touch. We’d love to work with you.  If you think you might have these skills, but are not 100% sure, please do still apply and we can review.  We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment.

Closing date: 23/06/2024