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Senior Platform Engineer - Digital Health Job

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Date: Nov 20, 2020

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:

As a Platform Engineer on the Digital Health team you’ll be part of a team developing innovative new solutions to significant problems in the healthcare industry. You are a highly-motivated engineering professional who can help us build our Digital Health capabilities and services across a variety of care pathways.


Your responsibilities:

You want to get high-quality, maintainable software in the hands of users quickly by working with product managers, designers, and other engineers. You’ve embraced agile and aren’t afraid to tell us what we're doing right and what areas we can improve on. Above all, you are focused on the success of the team and the outcomes of our customers.


What we're looking for:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 10 years IT experience · 
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with designing and developing enterprise applications · 
  • Minimum of 3 years of large scale distributed software design and development experience · 
  • Experience with installation & configuration of Kubernetes ·
  • Minimum of 2 years with IaaS offerings e.g. Google, AWS, Azure · Familiar with IT infrastructure concerns ·  Familiar with Infrastructure as Code (IaC), including Terraform or Cloud Formation
  • Minimum of 2 years Solutioning, Designing, and implementing applications/APIs · 
  • Experience in utilization of Elastic Runtime Environments, accessing and troubleshooting and solutions recommendations ·
  • Experience in one or more of the following development languages: Spring-Java, Go, NodeJS , .net · Migration from Monolithic application development to micro-services · 
  • Experience with a CI/CD pipeline Concourse, GIT, Bit Bucket, Jenkins, etc. · Experience with 12 factor app delivery
  • Experience with Alerting, Logging and Monitoring solution configuration
  • Demonstrated experience in DevOps best practices
  • BA/BS in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Ability to present ideas to an audience with a broad range of experience
  • Ability to leading and educate/train others · 
  • Experience with Agile methodologies and practices · 
  • Experience developing software within a regulated environment in the medical industry · 
  • Experience with Spring Framework · Experience working with EMR/EHR applications is a plus
  • Familiarity with common healthcare systems integration approaches: HL7, FHIR, DIRECT/HISP, EDI
  • Familiarity with Healthcare Interface Engine such as Mirth or other engines is a plus· 
  • Familiarity with relational and non-SQL, Event Driven Architectures/messaging and process orchestration is a plus


LOCATION: Will consider remote work; employee must be able to travel up to 20%



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: 470175


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