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Associate, IT

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes remote and onsite roles. By applying to this position, you will have the opportunity to discuss your preferred working location with your Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Remote Eligible:  Hybrid
Onsite Location(s): 

Alajuela, A, CR

Additional Locations: Costa Rica-Coyol; Costa Rica-Heredia

Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - High Performance

At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions.

Our Purpose: 

We are passionate about IT; the impact it has on the entire organization, the opportunity to make others’ lives better through technology and the vision of what lies ahead in healthcare + Information Technology. 

Provide on-going technical and business process support to the IT organization; typically, a cross-functional training role lasting 3–6-month intra IT department rotations.

You're Responsibilities include:

  • Work on various projects supporting the IT department based on developments.
  • Work on the Investigation Requests created against the SDT system.
  • Create and manage Global Systems Methodology (GSM) deliverables for MES Releases and Investigation Requests in the System Development Tools (SDT) system.
  • Provide postproduction support through the System change Request (SCR) process for regular production support changes and small system enhancements.
  • Create a test plan, test scripts and execute the formal test, as well as coordinate the user acceptance testing and training end-users on the implemented changes.

Your Qualifications:  

  • Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or advanced studies in related career (graduating before May 2023)
  • Familiarity with software development cycles and best practices
  • Ability to learn new languages and development technologies. 
  • English proficiency: B2+
  • You can articulate your ideas and opinions and communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. 
  • You jump in and find ways to provide value to the teams you work on, taking initiative to work with others when needed.  
  • You demonstrate courage when actively sharing your ideas and providing feedback while also being open to others’ views and feedback. 
  • You demonstrate empathy and understand the value of the user’s perspective. 
  • You have a mindset that embraces critical questioning, innovation, service and continuous improvement.  
  • You can contribute to the resolution of a technical challenge
  • You enjoy working in a multicultural environment where people from different backgrounds contribute with their knowledge and experience to deliver solutions to business needs. 
  • Desired:
    • experienced in software or applications development,
    • knowledge in 


Requisition ID: 557922


As a leader in medical science for more than 40 years, we are committed to solving the challenges that matter most – united by a deep caring for human life. Our mission to advance science for life is about transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve patient lives, create value for our customers, and support our employees and the communities in which we operate. Now more than ever, we have a responsibility to apply those values to everything we do – as a global business and as a global corporate citizen.


So, choosing a career with Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) isn’t just business, it’s personal. And if you’re a natural problem-solver with the imagination, determination, and spirit to make a meaningful difference to people worldwide, we encourage you to apply and look forward to connecting with you!

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