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Senior Process Engineer - HV Capacitors

Work mode:  Onsite
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: 

Boston Scientific is seeking a highly motivated and talented engineer to join our High Voltage (HV) Capacitors development team. In this role, you will have the opportunity to support and lead product and process development from concept to commercial. You will be partnering cross-functionally with a technically strong, experienced, and highly engaged team. The successful candidate for this position will be self-motivated, technically strong, excited to motivate and lead others, and drive challenging new product development work. In this role the candidate will work cross-functionally to develop capable processes and technologies on new products and ensures efficient and effective transfer of product into production. 


Your responsibilities will include:

  • May serve as a technical leader or extended team member on new capacitor projects.
  • May lead a team of engineers in the technical development of capacitors.
  • Provide strong leadership and problem solving to enable medical device innovation.  
  • Collaborate directly within the capacitors team to develop, improve, and validate processes.
  • Execute the functional deliverables associated with the PDP/TDP, Project Management, and Quality Systems.
  • Qualify equipment and/or tooling, create equipment recipes, collect & assess the data, and communicate the results to your team.
  • Develop, write, & review process validation strategy and related deliverables to meet quality system requirements (e.g., Experiment tech reports, GR&R, TMV, IQ, PRAs, etc.) 
  • Ensure proper documentation is completed to meet quality systems requirements. (e.g., BOM's, Routers, FMEA's, etc.)
  • Oversee development builds associated with the project using special work requests.
  • Assess process capabilities, prioritize process improvement opportunities, and innovate and implement process improvements on multiple and moderately complex processes.
  • Work cross functionally to lead, own, develop, & deliver capable and robust processes and equipment to operations. 
  • Provide Design for Manufacturability (DFM) input to the engineering print package.
  • Support manufacturing process by owning processes along with training, providing work direction to technicians and engineers, and may train manufacturing personnel when required as part of a validation.
  • Develop experimental strategy and present technical data and recommendations at technical reviews. 
  • Use technical and collaboration skills alongside your passion for innovation and continuous improvement to drive growth through efficient and effective commercialization of new products and targeted improvements.   


Required Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, or a related field
  • 5+ years of experience post education in an engineering role.
  • Experience with process development; equipment validation; process characterization and validation experience.
  • Demonstrated engineering fundamentals and problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated cross functional teamwork in technically demanding environment.
  • Open to travel of up to 10%


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong leadership and communication skills
  • Excels in a collaborative, cross-functional, cross-site environment. 
  • Expertise in New Product Development 
  • Medical device or other regulated industry experience.

This is an onsite position based in Arden Hills, MN with the expectation to be on-site four days.


Requisition ID: 583884

Among other requirements, Boston Scientific maintains specific prohibited substance testing requirements for safety-sensitive positions.  This role is deemed safety-sensitive and, as such, candidates will be subject to a drug test as a pre-employment requirement.  The goal of the drug testing is to increase workplace safety in compliance with the applicable law.  

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 prohibited substance 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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