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Engineer, Prin Systems

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): 

Maple Grove, MN, US, 55311

Additional Location(s):  N/A

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: 
Boston Scientific is seeking a highly motivated Principal R&D Engineer – Hemodynamics. The successful candidate will participate in the design and development of next generation medical devices.
Be a part of Boston Scientific's ICTx (Interventional Cardiology Therapies) R&D team to develop innovative products that sustain and improve the lives of patients around the world.  You will use your technical and collaboration skills alongside your passion for innovation to drive growth through efficient and effective development of new products within interventional heart failure.
Drive technology evolution into product, with a fast-fail and collaborative approach to product development.


Your responsibilities include: 

  • Apply engineering and mathematical principles to develop core technologies, compose algorithm structures and find solutions to problems.
  • Act as a liaison between research and development teams to drive product integration, utilizing your deep understanding of hemodynamics.
  • Write invention disclosures for developed algorithms and work with patent attorneys to secure intellectual property.
  • Interact with interventional cardiology healthcare providers to understand their needs and formulate them into solvable engineering problems.
  • Consult other R&D team members and leaders on hemodynamic principles.
  • Support Marketing and R&D team members with user needs and requirement development.
  • Support R&D team members with test method development for verification and validation.
  • Document work in technical reports and present your findings to other R&D team members.


What we’re looking for:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 6+ Years of relevant work experience with MS
  • 4+ Years of relevant work experience with PhD
  • Experience in Python and Matlab for data analysis and algorithm development.
  • Experience in medical devices and hemodynamics.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 5+ years experience in cardiac physiology, hemodynamic control or cardiovascular biomechanics.
  • Proficient in Matlab and Python.
  • Knowledge of computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and/or experience using CFD software tools.
  • Experience with Swan-Ganz catheterization.
  • Understanding of Pressure-Volume loop analysis.
  • Ability to interface effectively with customers to gather insights.
  • Track record of researching, developing and launching products with commercial success.
  • Demonstrated capability to produce innovative solutions for complex technical problems.
  • Personal drive, individual accountability & a strong bias for action
  • Strong personal credibility & excellent communication and collaboration skills



Requisition ID: 517276


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!


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.


Boston Scientific maintains a drug-free workplace. Pursuant to Va. Code § 2.2-4312 (2000), Boston Scientific is providing notification that the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana is prohibited in the workplace and that violations will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination.


Please be advised that certain US based positions, including without limitation field sales and service positions that call on hospitals and/or health care centers, require acceptable proof of COVID-19 vaccination status.  Candidates will be notified during the interview and selection process if the role(s) for which they have applied require proof of vaccination as a condition of employment.  Boston Scientific continues to evaluate its policies and protocols regarding the COVID-19 vaccine and will comply with all applicable state and federal law and healthcare credentialing requirements.   As employees of the Company, you will be expected to meet the ongoing requirements for your roles, including any new requirements, should the Company’s policies or protocols change with regard to COVID-19 vaccination.



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