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Senior R&D Engineer Job

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): 

Clonmel, IE


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.

Boston Scientific has an exciting opportunity for an electro-mechanical Senior R&D Engineer that would independently conduct sustaining design and development work on Class II and Class III products for the Neuromodulation division in Clonmel, Ireland. This role requires minimal technical direction on a broad scope of projects. Product Franchises Supported include Deep Brain Stimulation and Pain (Radio Frequency Ablation, Spinal Cord Stimulation, and Vertiflex Spinal Stenosis).

Your responsibilities include:

  • Demonstrate technical leadership on assignments requiring the development of improved products, techniques, and procedures. Work is expected to result in the design and development of refined technologies, products, specification, materials, test methods, processes, and/or equipment
  • Organize, plan, track and close out design problems associated w/product performance in engineering, manufacturing, and field events
  • Provide oversight to Manufacturing Sites for Design, Quality and Project related activities
  • Provide work direction, training, and/or technical expertise to technicians and less experienced engineers
  • Ability to draw conclusions and make recommendations based on technical inputs from multiple and varied sources
  • Use standard design processes to support product development and improve productivity.  Facilitate process improvement within a specified discipline (e.g., design methodologies, standards & tool evaluation)
  • Participate and present at project and departmental meetings.
  • Drive problems solving and root cause analysis on quality related issues
  • Support regulatory submissions and questions
  • Assures that appropriate resources (personnel, tools, etc.) are maintained in order to assure Quality System compliance and adherence to the BSC Quality Policy
  • Establishes and promotes a work environment that supports the Quality Policy and Quality System

What we are looking for:

  • BS in Engineering (Mechanical or Biomedical Engineering preferred)
  • Required minimum years of work experience 6+ years
  • Strong electro-mechanical engineering design skills
  • SolidWorks CAD Experience (GD&T preferred)
  • Iterative design and development experience via prototyping and experimentation
  • Test method development and validation
  • Experience with statistical analysis (Minitab experience preferred)
  • Ability to provide technical leadership as it relates to product, design, and process
  • Excellent organizational, communication, and collaborative skills
  • Experience with rapid prototyping to accelerate proof of concepts
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally 10 - 15%


Requisition ID: 516983


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!

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