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Senior Software Engineer Heredia

Work mode:  Hybrid
Onsite Location(s): 

Heredia, H, CR

Additional Locations: Costa Rica-Heredia

Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - High Performance


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 and has been recognized with the Catalyst Award in 2022, a prestigious recognition of diversity, equity and inclusion excellence. Also, we have a Gender Equality Policy to support our compromise.


Hybrid Roles:

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes WFH and onsite. You will have the opportunity to discuss details in the interview. 

About the Role:


We are looking for a CS/EE engineer with a strong software development experience in algorithms development/computer graphics/GUI, Usability to join our exciting and fast-paced development team. 

A successful candidate who joins us, will be involved in all aspects of the system's software, including GUI, 3D Graphics and algorithms development. They will also interface with other teams, such as systems engineering, hardware engineering and technicians from the field, to develop meaningful tools for the Rhythmia Mapping System.


The Rhythmia Mapping System centers around a real-time virtual world of the human heart. As a physician probes the heart with a catheter, the system generates an accurate anatomical model of the chamber. High-performance rendering and algorithmic techniques are vital to creating a stunning view and providing the physician with instant feedback.

Our tools include C++, OpenGL, GLSL, OpenCL, Qt, and Linux.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, develop and release innovative high performance medical device software.
  • Provide technical leadership to the team in software design and best in class software development methodologies and practices.
  • Solve difficult problems and always strive to make things better and achieve engineering excellence.
  • Partner with other teams including marketing, systems engineering, QA, hardware and regulatory to understand requirements and bring the best solutions forward.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in computer science, Electrical Engineering, or related field.
  • 5+ years of experience in Software development areas
  • Strong experience in Programing Languages, like C++, Python or MATLAB.
  • Knowledge in Linux/Unix and PowerShell.
  • Desirable English Level B2+ (80–89%) 
  • Expertise in developing software using Scrum methodology. 
  • Experience with having delivered successful mission critical products. 
  • Strong in solving complex problems and demonstrated ability to adapt, proactive and a positive influence on the rest of the team. 
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to adapt to the target audience. 
  • In all actions, demonstrates a primary commitment to patient safety and product quality by maintaining compliance to the Quality Policy and all other documented quality processes and procedures. 
  • Please submit resume in English


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Strong experience with designing and implementing medical device software.
  • Experience working with third-party C++ libraries such as STL, Qt, Boost.
  • Experience developing systems with intuitive GUI and/or 2D/3D Computer graphics with shading languages.
  • Experience writing SW for embedded systems that interface with sensors.

Working Conditions
• Hybrid Work Mode
• Travel 0-10%


About our product Rhythmia Mapping System


Requisition ID: 582165


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!



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.

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