Engineer II, Machine Vision

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:  Onsite
Onsite Location(s): 

Maple Grove, MN, US, 55311

Additional Locations:  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 This Role:

This is an opportunity to be part of the activities of the Equipment Engineering team.  Boston Scientific takes great pride in our key role in developing, producing, and delivering products and services that transform lives with innovative medical solutions.

The Machine Vision Engineer II will be part of a team of talented engineers and automation specialists who create and support automated solutions for our manufacturing and new product development customers.  You will support the development, implementation, and support of automated equipment, inspection systems and software systems for medical device manufacturing.  This role has a hands-on approach in equipment development including automation and controls design, electro-mechanical systems, industrial and collaborative robots, and computer hardware and software support.  This enables us to support and develop a wide range of legacy and new technology solutions across the full spectrum of manufacturing capability from high volume automation to low volume manual assembly.

Your Responsibilities Will Include:

  • Designs Vision systems including specifying cameras, lighting and lensing requirements.  
  • Experience with Cognex Insight, Designer, VPro and Keyence products.  
  • Understands and applies functional best practices.  
  • Participates on project teams to develop clear specifications, evaluates feasibility of concepts, and provides formal estimates for vision system designs.
  • Participates on project teams that include Designers, Engineers and Technicians in the design, assembly, and debug of equipment.
  • Integrates machine vision systems into a PC or PLC based system.
  • Communicate costs and project status to project lead.
  • Collect and analyze inspection results to prove robustness of vision system changes.
  • Complete project deliverables and monitor project schedule and scope changes to assure team can meet delivery requirements.
  • Completes FDA/QSR software requirements by assisting in the creation of specifications and qualifications.
  • Provides training as required to ensure that the software/vision solutions can be operated effectively.
  • Troubleshoot machine vision and controls systems using pneumatic and electrical schematics.
  • Create supporting design documentation.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or related technical field required
  • 3+ years Vision System design and Automation system design experience required
  • Experience (user) with Cognex (Insight, Designer, VPro, ViDi) and Keyence products/components
  • A passion for connecting technical solutions with operational excellence
  • Solid understanding and application of mathematical concepts
  • Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paces and deadline-oriented environment  

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working in a regulated manufacturing environment


Requisition ID: 557962


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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