22 Mar 19 USA Engineering

Have you worked in the cardiovascular field or worked with clinicians?  Have you provided clinical field support or customer support for technical products?  Would you enjoy aiding clinicians in planning for new, innovative procedures?   Then we have the perfect job for you!  We have a great opportunity for a Technical Consultant of a new software platform to support cardiologists planning complex mitral procedures.    As a Technical Consultant out of our Plymouth, MI facility you will support and become a content expert on the Mimics Enlight software in North America in a variety of ways.

Materialise is currently the world leader in Medical Image Processing software as well as Additive Manufacturing software with offices in 21 countries and more than 2,000 employees worldwide.   Our medical product line helps clinicians, researchers and device developers utilize their medical CT/MRI scans in more advanced ways beyond clinical diagnosis. Materialise’s customer base includes a virtual who’s who in the medical device, automotive and aerospace industries as well as many prominent Clinicians and universities worldwide.  For additional information, take a tour of our website: biomedical.materialise.com.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Become content expert on transcatheter mitral valve replacement (TMVR) procedure planning
  • Provide technical support to customers and evaluators
  • Conduct clinical research to support and create more clinical evidence around 3D TMVR patient planning
  • Join sales staff at customer visits to provide technical demonstration
  • Lead discussions to understand customer need as it links to our planning solutions
  • Conduct training classes for customers
  • Assist with technical expertise at trade shows
  • Test and support software during development stage
  • Give presentations to small and large audiences



  • Bachelor’s Degree required, concentration in engineering preferred
  • Master’s in Engineering (biomedical) preferred
  • Minimum 3 years work experience in a customer facing role
  • Cardiovascular-related experience preferred
  • Excellent computer skills required
  • Good communication and problem solving skills a must
  • Experience with Mimics or 3D Medical Modeling software a plus
  • Clinical research experience a plus
  • Organized and self-motivated


Travel: 30%

Location: Plymouth, MI  

This is a full time, exempt position in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment with competitive salary and benefits.  Assistance for relocation and/or visa sponsorship is not available.

About Materialise

Materialise is the world leader in Additive Manufacturing software as well as Medical Image Processing software with offices in 21 countries and more than 2,000 employees worldwide. Our software is used to prepare 3D models for additive manufacturing or to convert scanner data for engineering on anatomy. Materialise’s customer base is a virtual who’s who in the medical device, automotive and aerospace industries as well as many prominent universities and hospitals worldwide.

EEO Statement

It is the policy of Materialise to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, height, weight, alienage or citizenship status, marital status, creed, genetic predisposition or carrier status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

ADA Statement 

It is the policy of Materialise USA to comply with all federal and state laws concerning the employment of persons with disabilities and to act in accordance with regulations and guidance issued by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). Furthermore, it is the company policy not to discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities in regard to application procedures, hiring, advancement, release, compensation, training or other terms, conditions and privileges of employment.