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General Electric Sr. Application Engineer (Usability Engineer) in Beijing, China

Job Description Summary

The Sr. Application Engineer (Useability Engineer) is the job working with the product management team and system engineering team to provide the useability design input and implement the useability design methodology with clinical knowledge on the product, with the insight from the customer perspective.

The daily work of the Sr. Application Engineer (Useability Engineer) will include the following:

• Providing the clinical usage scenarios as the design input to the product design team

• Performing the useability assessment and evaluation during product detail design

• Planning the product useability improvement direction for product roadmap planning and the advanced technology development

• Supporting the clinical research for new product development program execution

• Providing useability assessment for install base customer complaint handling and quality improvement

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Job Description


  • Provide clinical useability design input for new product development, including the intended use scenarios for the new product/features. Work with the LSD and Product Manager.

  • Lead the clinical usability evaluation of the feature concept design in new product development, including the formative/summative testing for useability assessment. Work with the System Design Engineer.

  • Lead the clinical useability validation for the new product development, including the design of clinical useability validation plan user scenario, execution of the plan, observation of the useability design result, and summary the report. Work with the System V&V Lead.

  • Provide the clinical useability input for User Operation Manual design for new product development, including the review and validation of the manual. Work with the Technical Publication Design Engineer.

  • Providing clinical useability assessment for install base customer complaints and quality improvement. Work with the IB LSD and IB LPI.

  • Supporting clinical research for new product development, including supporting the ME sites training support, feedback collection and useability assessment. Work with the Clinical Research Leader and Marketing Manager.

  • Providing clinical useability input for advanced technology development, including the clinical value assessment, clinical scenario definition. Work with the Principal Engineer and Product Manager.

  • Providing clinical useability input for product roadmap planning, including the clinical trend from the market, new clinical application identification. Work with Product Manager.


  • Master degree with Medical Imaging, Radiography Technology or Medical related field

  • 5+ years experience in radiography department in healthcare institutes or hospitals is preferred

  • Experienced with user centric research methodologies, useability design and research, and UX design expertise preferred

  • Familiar with product development process in medical equipment industry is preferred

  • Good learning skill to understand technology and engineering knowledge for product design

  • Capable of quickly grasping clinical concepts from customer communication and observation

  • Self-starter, energizing, results oriented, and able to multi-task and strong team-work player

  • Excellent oral and written communications skills in English and Chinese, able to present the clinical scenarios with structured presentation

Inclusion and Diversity

GE Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer where inclusion matters. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Our total rewards are designed to unlock your ambition by giving you the boost and flexibility you need to turn your ideas into world-changing realities. Our salary and benefits are everything you’d expect from an organization with global strength and scale, and you’ll be surrounded by career opportunities in a culture that fosters care, collaboration and support.

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Relocation Assistance Provided: No