Clinical Specialist, Cardiology

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200102023
Apple is looking for a cardiologist. This is an outstanding opportunity for a clinician to demonstrate their medical expertise and passion to assist in building health focused technologies. In this role, you will partner with cross-disciplinary teams on identifying key areas of focus with consideration for Apple’s product and technologies and on defining and developing new product concepts. The ideal candidate will have a strong desire to innovate with a shown ability to execute, work closely with cross-functional teams, engage in open discussion, is consumer-focused, and is not afraid of a challenge.

Key Qualifications

  • MD with deep expertise in cardiology
  • Previous Health Product and Technology experience required, preferably regulated medical products and/or digital health products.
  • Preference for experience in clinical development process for regulated health products, including pivotal clinical studies.
  • Strong communication and organizational skills, ability to work interpersonally with a wide range of team members and experts


As a clinical specialist, you play an integral role working with engineering and design teams on clinical product development. Your key responsibilities include helping to define clinical feature definitions and specifications in order to create innovative product features aimed at impacting heart health. For regulated features, you play a key role in clinical study design and protocol development for regulatory submissions. Your ability to communicate clearly and concisely with peers and leadership makes you an essential team player, developing collaborative relationships across key stakeholders across the Apple health organization. Responsibilities include: - Collaborate with engineering and design teams on clinical product development - Create detailed feature definitions and set clinical specifications for heart-related products - Support algorithm development including review of feasibility assessment studies - Clinical validation study design and protocol development for regulatory submissions - Collaborate with regulatory and quality partners on product submissions to domestic and international regulators - Communicate and maintain collaborative relationships - Anticipate, adjust for, and communicate problems, risks, and roadblocks. - Communicate clearly and concisely with peers, business partners, and leadership via appropriate medium: verbal/written/presentation.

Education & Experience

Board Certified in General Cardiology Active US Medical License 1+ year(s) practicing as an attending Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics.

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