Employee Stories

Learn how Medtronic employees are making their mark and advancing medical technology.


George, Territory Manager in Diabetes – Texas

"Being an equities trader just wasn't fulfilling. Now I'm helping improve people's lives."

Valerie, Financial Analyst in Spinal and Biologics – Tennessee

"We have a great Mission that helps diverse people from diverse walks of life. I like playing a part in helping improve their lives."

Cathy, Strategic Talent Sourcing Consultant in Corporate Human Resources – Minnesota

"Everyone here is very open to knowledge sharing, whether it's about cultural backgrounds, operating best practices, or product details."

Pim, Business Director for Western Europe in Gastroenterology-Urology – Switzerland

"I was drawn to medical technology by the pace of innovation, and to Medtronic, specifically, because of the Mission-driven culture and willingness to take a chance on an ex-banker."

Innovative Technology

Sandeep, Clinical Research Manager in CardioVascular – California

"I had been in medicine and academia, but wanted to help increase healthcare options. I sought out Medtronic because of the cutting-edge technology here."

Brad, Senior Director in Surgical Technologies/Navigation – Colorado

"I support customers in surgery, so I get to see firsthand how my work benefits patients."

John, Sales Representative in CardioVascular – Washington

"In pharma sales, I was just a delivery guy dropping off samples. Here, I work so closely with hospitals I feel like one of their employees."

Floriano, Product Marketing Manager in CardioVascular – Italy

"I love bringing high-level technology to market. The work I do helps people lead healthier lives, and I'm always learning something new."

Company Support

Amy, Senior Scientist in Cardiac Rhythm Disease Management – Minnesota

"Our Employee Resource Group is working to change IRS tax policy on health benefits so it doesn't penalize same-sex couples. Senior leaders are behind us 100%."

Sarah, Administrative Assistant in Human Resources/Information Technology – Minnesota

"I wanted to go back to work again, but only part time. Medtronic made it possible."

Career Opportunities

Ying, Education Manager in Diabetes – Greater China

"Creating a physician education program was a lot of work. But it was worth it to see people across China improve their health."

Kay, Sales Representative in
Ear, Nose, and Throat – Florida

"I really appreciate that people here are willing to take a chance on you, as long as you're motivated, talented, and eager to learn."

Chin, Senior Quality Assurance Engineer in Neuromodulation – Minnesota

"If you're into engineering and statistics, and want to help people in some way, this is the perfect job."

Elizabeth, Group Marketing Manager in Coronary Vascular – Greater China

"During my years at Medtronic, I've received exceptional training, challenging assignments, and encouragement from my managers."

Laura, Production Manager in CardioVascular – Ireland

"With the company's support, I received my business management degree and expanded my skills."

Global Opportunities

Justin, Director of Franchise Marketing in CardioVascular – California

"It's a joy to drop straight in a new job in a new country and be able to build on the great tradition at Medtronic."

Nnamdi, Finance Manager in Neuromodulation – Minnesota

"Since joining Medtronic after grad school, I've worked in three major divisions, including international."

Last updated: 27 Sep 2010

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"I really appreciate that people here are willing to take a chance on you, as long as you're motivated, talented, and eager to learn."


Sales Representative
Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT)


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