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Date: Sep 22, 2021

Location: Arden Hills, MN, US, 55112

Company: Boston Scientific

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Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - Caring - 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.

About the role: 

  • The Program Manager is a general manager of a cross-functional team tasked with delivering a new product, tehncology, or therapy to market.
  • Specifically, this role will be responsible for overseeing software development, global expansion, and vendor management initiatives associated with the TheraSphere product platform within the Interventional Oncology Franchise. 
  • Responsibilities generally include development and execution of a program plan to deliver the defined solution business case, identification and resolution of staffing and resource requirements and issues, developing and leading the execution of all project deliverables, and providing ongoing communication with the business unit regarding project performance.
  • These responsibilities span from program initiation through commercialization.


Your responsibilities include: 

  • Developing, executing and leading of project/program teams to successfully deliver the defined products/solutions to business unit management (initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing processes)
  • Identifying resources required for assigned project activities and forming teams to complete the activities
  • Building team ownership and commitment to project plans
  • Developing and monitoring project budgets through regular analysis of cost and spending
  • Timely communication of priorities and status with management, regional, and functional leads including regular presentations to senior leadership 
  • Managing challenges of new product development program execution including identification, communication and escalation of technical and business risks
  • Leading the team through appropriate decision making using strong judgment and the ability to analyze options and implications
  • Resolving conflicts with team members and provides input to functional managers on team and team member performance
  • Mentoring and/or coaching project core team members
  • Fosters and develops a culture of collaboration, commitment and high performance within the project team(s) 


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Science, or Business related discipline and 5+ years of work experience in product development, or Master’s Degree in Engineering, Science, or Business related discipline and 3+ years of work experience in product development
  • Demonstrated project management experience leading cross functional teams with responsibility for managing project scope, schedule, budget and performance


Preferred Qualifications

  • Engineering background
  • PMP Certification
  • Experience in medical device new product development
  • Demonstrated experience successfully leading a cross-functional, multi-site, product development project in the medical device industry
  • Strong organization, communication and influencing skills, as well as demonstrated ability to confidently handle full responsibility for project execution and delivery
  • Strong communication and presentation skills with confidence to present across all levels of the organization
  • Results-oriented focused on delivering timely, accurate and best in class execution


Requisition ID: 499883


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!


At Boston Scientific, we recognize that nurturing a diverse and inclusive workplace helps us be more innovative and it is important in our work of advancing science for life and improving patient health. That is why we stand for inclusion, equality, and opportunity for all. By embracing the richness of our unique backgrounds and perspectives, we create a better, more rewarding place for our employees to work and reflect the patients, customers, and communities we serve. Boston Scientific is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.


Boston Scientific maintains a drug-free workplace. Pursuant to Va. Code § 2.2-4312 (2000), Boston Scientific is providing notification that the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana is prohibited in the workplace and that violations will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination.


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