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Date: Jan 25, 2019

Location: Arden Hills, MN, US, 55112

Company: Boston Scientific

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Purpose and Passion • Comprehensive Benefits • Life-Work Integration • Community • Career Growth

At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we’re solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we’re one global team committed to making a difference in people’s lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purpose—improving lives through your life’s work.


About the Role:

The Quality and Regulatory IT organization develops strategic IT solutions for Boston Scientific. This is a highly dynamic position responsible for direct business partner engagement to understand business needs, identify and design enabling features and enhancements, and deliver technical solutions within the Quality and Regulatory IT application portfolio. 


Your Responsibilities:

  • Enable key business and technology solutions within the Quality and Regulatory IT delivery team through continuous improvement efforts, project delivery, and ongoing maintenance activities
  • End-to-end responsibility for SQL Server solution delivery and operations – requirements, design, construct, test, implement and administration
  • Interface with business customers to define and develop solutions meeting business requirements and IT architectural and development standards
  • Maintain ongoing collaborative working relationship with business partners, IT services (database, data center, servers, desktop, networking, security), and software vendors
  • Enable delivery efficiencies with DevOps, Test Driven Development, Automation and other streamlining capabilities
  • Accountable for technical issue resolution, including diagnosis of problem, recommendations for workarounds, and defect correction
  • Accountable for end-to-end platform responsibilities, up to and including Operating System and application upgrades and patches, data management, code and data migrations, and backup/recovery
  • Create and maintain all required IT technical documentation
  • Demonstrates technical leadership by staying current on new technologies


What we're looking for:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems (MIS), Engineering or equivalent
  • 2-3 years development/config experience
  • Experience with SQL (T-SQL, SQL XML queries, SQL Server User Defined Types, Database Cursors, Common Table Expressions, Data Manipulation Language (DML), Data Definition Language (DFL), SQL Server Master Data Services.)
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL 2012 and higher versions: knowledge of the Microsoft SQL Server platform including server performance, basic SQL Server administration, SQL service broker, SQL agent jobs.
  • Experience working with MS Server Operating Systems, XML, Windows Services, Data Integrations
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-starter with strong, proactive work ethic
  • Exceptional organizational & time management skills
  • Understanding of the software development lifecycle and methodologies


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in Med Device or other regulated industry
  • Experience working with SQL Server Master Data Services (MDS)


About us

As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you’re looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there’s no better place to make it happen.


Boston Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Disability, Veteran


Requisition ID: 437160


Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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