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Senior IT Manager

Work mode:  Hybrid
Onsite Location(s): 

Coyol, A, CR

Additional Locations: Costa Rica-Coyol

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 the Senior Manager, IT of the Enterprise Competency Center, you will play a key role in ensuring the successful delivery of our transformation from SAP ECC ERP system project delivery to Product Team and outcome delivery in our sustaining model of SAP S4/Hana system. The focus will be across all divisions and regions of the Company in our Manufacturing, Quality and Procurement work streams. This is a critical and strategic role, reporting to the Director of Competency Center. Collaborating with the Magellan (S4/Hana Greenfield Implementation) Workstreams, Strategic Integration Vendors, Process Owners, Community of Practices and Stakeholders across the network is a critical success factor for this position.  The individual will be responsible for the management of run state and delivery of SAP projects across S4 and ECC.  

Seeking a change leader, influencer, people leader, mentor and champion who is motivated to continuously optimize our delivery methodology leveraging agile and lean design thinking practices.  

Exposure to an approach for scaled agile within an ERP methodology and previous experience of the scaled agile methodology is a distinct advantage 


Your responsibilities include:


  • Take full responsibility and accountability for the successful planning and execution of the Product Teams functional SAP teams assigned to you – partnering with the Magellan and Enterprise Competency Center leadership team. 

  • Program Budget – Managing a multi-vendor, large scale, global program budget by developing funding models for project and teams year to year bringing to approval and execution.  

  • Managing the scope, budget, timeline, and deliverables for the program 

  • Oversee and manage SAP ECC ERP project delivery in the Supply Chain Management function. 

  • Assist in building and sustaining an Agile Product Team to support the delivery of critical business transformation process in SAP ECC and S4/Hana 

  • People leadership, coaching and mentorship 

  • Managing multiple vendors and complexity across the program in the areas of technology and business transformation 

  • Managing the RFP/SOW process working closely with global sourcing and other internal stakeholders  

  • For each vendor engaged, hold them establish accountability and track execution per the defined: Roles/responsibilities definition 

  • Program Governance ◦Steering Committee agenda and material preparation. 

  • Decision and action item tracking 

  • Ensure all actions, items agreed are closed on time, in full and on budget 

  • Schedule Creation and Management 


What we’re looking for:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering System, Computer Science or related field. 

  • 5+ years of Management experience preferably leading teams in SAP ERP Ecosystem, in Manufacturing, Quality functions, Inventory Management and procurement. 

  • 12+ year of overall experience in IT (preferably in SAP ERP Ecosystem) 

  • Knowledge Agile Delivery model  

  • Advance English level 

  • Please submit resume in English 


Preferred skills/experience:


  • Courage to make decisions for the best interest of global BSC even if it means reasonable compromise for a local team. 

  • Keeps the organization's vision and values at the forefront of decision making and action. 

  • Demonstrates effective change leadership. 

  • Builds strategic partnerships to gain further alignment of program goals and outcomes. 

  • Develops and executes organizational and operational policies that affect one or more groups by utilizing technical/professional knowledge and skills. 

  • Monitors compliance with company policies and procedures (e.g. compliance with FDA, BSI, EEO regulations, etc.). 

  • Makes decisions regarding work processes or operational plans and schedules to achieve program objectives. 

  • Proven adaptability, comfortable with change and with a demonstrated ability to react and respond to a fast-changing environment 

  • Demonstrated high degree of integrity, professionalism, and the ability to establish credibility 

  • High sense of urgency and commitment to execution. 

  • ​Creates clear and consistent business outcomes and embeds them throughout the team.  

  • 5+ years technical professional or operational experience in medical device field required. 




Requisition ID: 582670


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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