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Date: Apr 22, 2019

Location: Maple Grove, MN, US, 55311

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:

Manager of specialized technology group responsible for development of software and controls for custom production and process development equipment.  This equipment produces medical device components and finished devices.  Devotes a portion of time to managerial, leadership, and staff development responsibilities.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Technical expert within a field who leads a specialized staff and provides direction to meet group objectives.
  • Provides guidance and training to staff, motivates individuals to achieve results, and assists staff in attaining performance/training objectives and career goals.
  • Determines appropriate staff levels, schedules, and resources.  Works with other managers (groups) to collaboratively assign tasks and schedule work to meet project completion dates and deliverables.
  • Directs the development of and insures compliance with department policies, procedures, and tools.
  • Develops and enhances cross-functional team relationships.
  • Monitors spending to assure that department and project budgets are achieved.
  • Works cross-functionally to identify and resolve technical and organizational issues.
  • Communicates the company, site, and department vision(s) to assure that staff objectives are aligned with the vision(s).


What we’re looking for in you:

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering
  • 7+ years of related work experience
  • 3+ years of experience in supervision 
  • Experience in Software Validation, Software Program management, Software Configuration management, custom software development and administration of Mfg Software Systems
  • Knowledge in Automated Systems and Vision Systems. 


Preferred Qualifications

  • Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Computer Science Degree Preferred
  • Knowledge in Rockwell and Allen Bradley.



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.


Boston Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Disability, Veteran


Requisition ID: 442533


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