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R&D Software Engineer II

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): 

Arden Hills, MN, US, 55112

Additional Location(s):  N/A

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.


About the role:

Our Sustaining R&D FW/SW team is primarily responsible for supporting our commercialized capital systems across all Urology (Core Stone, Prostate Health and Prosthetic Urology) with a secondary responsibility to provide technical support to the development of new products with the aim of a seamless transfer to Sustaining.  As a software engineer on our team, you'll be required to work as part of core teams, working on key initiatives/projects of continuous improvement in the areas of patient safety, quality, service and cost and supporting New Product Development teams in their journey to release new/improved therapies for our patients.


Key responsibilities:

  • Producing high-quality, maintainable code and technical documentation

  • Design, implementation, and test of firmware/software/applications for complex, connected medical equipment

  • Adhering to medical device software development lifecycle processes and best practices

  • Collaborating with cross-functional experts to solve complex technical and business challenges

  • Translating highly technical solutions into easily understood recommendations


What we’re looking for in you

  • BS or MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent

  • Proficiency with embedded Linux and in programming languages such as C and Python

  • At least 3 years of software development experience in a collaborative environment

  • Passion for solving problems for end users, with a strong desire to learn and adapt to challenges

  • Self-motivated, “outside the box” thinker with good time management skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Medical device experience a plus


Requisition ID: 561277

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.


Please be advised that certain US based positions, including without limitation field sales and service positions that call on hospitals and/or health care centers, require acceptable proof of COVID-19 vaccination status.  Candidates will be notified during the interview and selection process if the role(s) for which they have applied require proof of vaccination as a condition of employment.  Boston Scientific continues to evaluate its policies and protocols regarding the COVID-19 vaccine and will comply with all applicable state and federal law and healthcare credentialing requirements.   As employees of the Company, you will be expected to meet the ongoing requirements for your roles, including any new requirements, should the Company’s policies or protocols change with regard to COVID-19 vaccination.

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