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Systems 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): US-MN-Mankato/Rochester; US-TX-Houston

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:
As a Systems Engineer II, you will help build out, maintain, and troubleshoot our expanding infrastructure utilizing a very diverse array of technology. 
Responsible for designing, defining, and implementing system requirements for systems and/or preparing studies and analyzing existing systems and services.



Your responsibilities will include:

  • Designs, defines, implements system requirements, system specifications, input/output processes and working parameters by using current systems engineering methods and technologies.
  • Documents system requirements by writing documents, reports, memos, change requests. Methods used are determined by approved procedures and standards.
  • Continuously improves process and work methodologies by interfacing with peers/cross-functional groups and analyzing activities to improve workflow and work processes.
  • Maintain and monitor all server systems and infrastructure 
  • Perform server setup and rebuild, including operating system installation, patching and repair on both on-premises and cloud-based computing resources 
  • Participate in complex projects and complete tasks in a timely manner 
  • Hardware maintenance and troubleshooting, such as replacing and installing memory, drives, or accessories 
  • Install, set up, and maintain key infrastructure components including Active Directory, Distributed File System, back-office applications, authentication, and messaging 
  • Perform corrective action for system-generated alerts and notifications 
  • Maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies 
  • Write and maintain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasks 
  • Document troubleshooting procedures, daily tasks, and issue resolution 
  • Work non-standard hours as necessary to properly support critical application environment



Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field of study
  • Minimum of 5 years of related work experience
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with cloud infrastructure (Microsoft Azure or AWS)
  • Experience of virtualization technologies (VMWare, Hyper-V), StorSimple, Nutanix
  • Administration experience with VMware ESXi 5.0 and greater 
  • Administration experience 
    • Operation Systems including Windows Servers (2012, 2016, 2019) and Windows 10
    • Microsoft Office 365 
    • Microsoft Azure 
    • Microsoft Active Directory 
  • A well-developed ability to troubleshoot and diagnose complex system issues 
  • Understanding and experience with web applications running on Windows Server operating systems 
  • Strong knowledge of network connectivity and communication protocols including IP, TCP, UDP, DHCP, DNS, HTTP(S), FTP(S) 
  • Possess a client-oriented work ethic 
  • Must be able to provide support for production systems, respond to emergencies in a timely manner, and provide management with status as appropriate 



Preferred qualifications:

  • Linux Operating System
  • VMware certification
  • SCCM experience including patch management and imaging
  • Experience with data storage systems
  • Strong and effective analytical and communication skills
  • Technical skills (systems analysis, implementation, troubleshooting).
  • SQL Server experience is a plus
  • Comfortable in an audited and change controlled environment
  • Proficient in MS Office suite
  • Experience developing Microsoft PowerShell scripts 
  • Self-motivated, demonstrated ability to drive multiple initiatives forward simultaneously
  • Ability to work both individually and in a team environment
  • Ability to handle concurrent projects
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment that requires proactively defining and managing various tasks and priorities concurrently 





Requisition ID: 551855


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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