Biomedical Engineer with a background in human physiology and circuit designing. Experienced working in a laboratory and a regulated hospital environment. Excellent communication and analytic skills. Seeking for an opportunity in a healthcare research organization.
NORTHWELL HEALTH New Hyde Park, NY
Biomedical Equipment Technician I April 2016 – Dec 2018
Perform quality check and scheduled preventive maintenance on medical devices based on manufacturer’s specifications. Troubleshoot and repair broken devices while referring to schematics.
Perform health device alert remediation according to manufacturer’s guidelines on any devices.
Ensure accuracy and integrity of the hospital asset management database by including service history, preventive maintenance schedules and out of service records according to the JCAHO standards.
Adhere to Medical Equipment Management Plan including all regulatory agency compliances and other applicable policies and procedures.
Analyze and investigate device related incidents and submit report to quality in the event of malfunction on a patient.
Demonstrate research and analytical skills while providing reports and feedback to the clinical departments and procurement team on deciding what medical devices should be purchased and are safe to use on patients.
Perform incoming inspection to maintain complete and accurate inventory of medical devices, including trial and evaluation, rental and loaner equipment in addition to permanently assigned equipment inventory.
Handle projects related to new department inauguration in the hospital; handle installation of new devices and IT networks.
Communicate effectively with clinicians and other medical personnel during daily rounds and in-service on proper use of new equipment. Conduct presentations related to such.
Mentor new hires (BMETs) on procedures for maintenance and troubleshooting of a wide range of equipment ranging from therapeutic, diagnostic to life saving units.
Responsible for ensuring all service and documentation is complete, timely, and accurate.
Collect information, prepare orders for parts; communicate with vendors or manufacturers for technical documents and support.
Demonstrate expertise while using various small hand tools, power tools, calibrating tools and testing simulators and soldering station.
Exhibit thorough understanding and delivery of product and service to clinicians and patients (end users) and make failure mode analysis on medical devices and thus prevent downtime to patient care.
NYU LANGONE MEDICAL CENTER New York, NY
Research Associate June 2015 – October 2015
Designed electrode drives/ head stage for neural recordings in mice for a neuroscience research lab.
Demonstrated dexterity in the microfabrication of electrode drives.
Applied PCB designing skills to design, simulate and troubleshoot electronic circuits.
Assured adherence to animal safety according to OSHA guidelines; Mice husbandry and genotyping.
Organized and managed weekly meetings and maintained lab inventories.
NYU SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING Brooklyn, NY
Graduate Research Assistant at Translational Neuro lab September 2013 – May 2014
Assisted in the design of adapters and electrodes using OrCAD and Altium for recording neural activity in rodents.
Implemented the design and simulation of an EKG system and 8 channel EEG system using OrCAD.
Worked on testing and validating data acquisition system using LabVIEW.
Conducted and supervised lab sessions and graded students’ papers of an undergraduate electronics class (Fundamentals of Electronics II) as a Teaching Assistant
Guided the students in the use of oscilloscopes, multimeter, design and analysis of basic circuits.
Assisted in the development and fabrication of biophotonic sensors using the principles of fiber optics.
Safe handling of chemicals while researching on the surface chemistry of the biosensor.
Literature search and review on selected topics in the field of medical device and sensor.
NYU SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING Brooklyn, NY
Graduate Office Assistant (Career Center) July 2013 – August 2013
Managed the front desk of the office by attending to phone calls and walk-ins.
Organized meetings, conferences, events and scheduled appointments.
Maintained confidential students information and assisted the counselors in various projects.
Held presentations and organized career fairs. Interacted with prospective candidates.
BELGIUM USA INC. New York, NY
Marketing and Sales Executive Sept 2011 – July 2012
Demonstrated communication and interpersonal skills by obtaining consignment memos from existing customers.
Generated new business over the phone by assessing and analyzing what the customers most needed at that moment.
M.I.E.R SCHOOL Kolkata, India
Teacher Sept 2009 – November 2010
Delivered in-class and lab lectures of grades 6-10 for Math and Physics.
Designed curriculum, syllabus and tests.
Organized parent-teacher conferences.
Graded papers and determined the overall development and progress of students to promote them to higher grades.
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING) Brooklyn, NY
Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering May 2014
Two times recipient of merit-based scholarship
UNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA Kolkata, INDIA
Bachelor of Science in Physics August 2009
Minor in Math and Chemistry
Specialization in Biomedical Instrumentation and Circuits
EL9153: Ultra Low Power Bioelectronics
BE 6503: Biomedical Instrumentation
BE6103: Anatomy, Physiology and Biophysics I
BE6113: Anatomy, Physiology and Biophysics II
BE 6653-I: Principles of Chemical and Biochemical Systems
BE 6303-I: Bio-optics
EL 6303-I: Probability and Stochastic Processes
EL 6113-I2: Signals, Systems and Transforms
Excellent communications and interpersonal skills.
Excellent scientific research, analytical and documentation skills
Expert in Microsoft Office
Hand soldering and circuit designing
Software tools: OrCAD, Allegro, SolidWorks, LABView. Python.
Multilingual- English, Hindi, Bengali.