The Biomedical Research Council (BMRC) oversees the development of core research capabilities within A*STAR’s research units, and actively promotes translational medicine and cross-disciplinary research, and human capital development in the biomedical sciences.
We are looking for highly motivated individuals to build and develop Singapore’s R&D capabilities in MedTech and HealthTech. You will play a key role in crafting unique value propositions to companies by enhancing the capabilities of the public R&D sector and encouraging flexible thematic partnership programmes that draw upon the multidisciplinary scientific capabilities in Singapore. These, in turn serve to fuel the local MedTech ecosystem and attract private R&D biomedical investments into Singapore.
You will be part of an experienced team, working with the A*STAR research community, public hospitals, universities, industry and public sector agencies to translate research into economic outcomes.
- Contribute towards the strategy and plans to build relevant R&D capabilities and infrastructure that would catalyse innovation in the Medtech industry
- Manage key accounts/programs/projects to help foster and strengthen A*STAR’s partnerships with key stakeholders for long-term R&D commitments to create a vibrant ecosystem
- Manage administration related to A*STAR research units, programs and grants
Educational background in Biomedical Engineering, or a related field, including Bioengineering and Computational Biosciences
At least 3 years of working experience, in the Medtech sector, in academia or industry or a science or tech-business role
Team player and contributor
Outstanding written and oral communication skills, able to converse effectively cross-discipline and cross-functions
Strong interpersonal skills and can manage complex situation with multiple stakeholders
Excellent organizing, planning and analytical skills