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R&D Engineer I (IC/PI) Job

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Date: Jan 9, 2019

Location: Heredia, H, CR

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


  • Assists in the development and analysis of products, materials, processes, or equipment. Under direct supervision/guidance, compiles, analyzes and reports operational, test, and research data to establish performance standards for newly designed or modified products, processes, or materials.


Your responsibilities include


  • Support and succesfuly contributes to project teams through the following activities: product design and development, test of materials, preparation of specifications, process capability studies, research investigations (animal and clinical studies), report preparation, and process/test documentation.
  • Supports solutions to a variety of problems of simple scope and complexity where analysis of situations or data requires a review of identifiable factors.
  • Summarizes, analyzes, and draws conclusions from test results.
  • Prepares standard reports/documentation to communicate results to technical community.
  • Assist in troubleshooting on new products/process problems as related to design, material, or process.
  • Engages with internal company and external contacts. Represents organization on specific projects. Uses diplomacy and tact in interactions and problem solving.
  • Translates customer needs into product requirements and design specifications.
  • Train, technicians/operators on new processes and/or test procedures Support concepts and designs for new products/processes, and submits idea disclosures.
  • Train, technicians/operators on new processes and/or test procedures Support concepts and designs for new products/processes, and submits idea disclosures.
  • Applies the Technical Development Process (TDP)/Product Development Process (PDP) methodologies.
  • Works cooperatively with process development, quality, manufacturing, regulatory, clinical, and marketing on projects of varying complexity to ensure project success. Responsible for engineering documentation.
  • Designs and coordinates standard engineering tests and experiments.
  • Designs, procures, and fabricates tooling and fixtures.


What we're looking for

  • English level: 70-79%
  • Bachelor-Licenciature: Mechanical, Electromechanical, Electronic, Electrical Industrial Maintenance or related field
  • Problem Solving
  • Networking
  • Design control methods such as risk analysis (dFMEA, pFMEA)
  • Design validation
  • Verification plans, protocol and report generation
  • PDP/TDP system


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.


Requisition ID: 441666


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