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Date: May 13, 2021

Location: Maple Grove, MN, US, 55311

Company: Boston Scientific

Additional Locations: (n/a)


Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - Caring - 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:

The Associate Medical Director will be responsible for guiding and shaping clinical trials in the Interventional Cardiology Division by rigorously and creatively applying scientific and medical expertise to guide strategy, optimize execution, ensure patient safety and drive innovation.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing medical and scientific guidance to clinical project teams regarding clinical trial strategy, design, and execution.
  • Collaborating with clinical trial teams to develop study protocols and case report forms, select investigators, train internal and external personnel, monitor patient safety throughout the course of a study, and analyze and interpret study results.
  • Interacting with FDA and other global regulatory agencies to support approval of clinical trials as well as product approvals and reimbursement.
  • Reviewing and editing clinical study reports and statistical analyses.
  • Working with external physician leaders and BSC medical writers to author scientific presentations and manuscripts.
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with key thought leaders in the medical community.
  • Attending and participating in local, national, and international medical conferences.
  • Responsible for determining the escalation of safety issues for communication and action to senior leadership; interacting with senior management concerning significant safety matters.
  • Responsible for providing therapeutic area expertise to Research and Development, Medical Education, Risk Management and Marketing/Sales teams throughout the device life cycle.
  • Contributing to the application and development of new technologies to solve complex medical problems, including providing medical input and clinical due diligence to new product development and business development teams for new products and potential acquisitions.

What we’re looking for in you:

Minimum Qualifications

  • Knowledge of clinical trial design and/or biostatistics
  • MD required
  • 5+ year’s related experience or an equivalent combination of education/work experience
  • Ability to travel up to 30%

Preferred Qualifications

  • MS in Clinical Research or similar discipline
  • Sub-specialty training or significant experience in Cardiology
  • Ability to influence at all levels of the organization, as well as ability to influence across functions and/or divisions
  • Excellent communication skills (articulate and persuasive) to scientific and non-scientific groups

Requisition ID: 479178


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.

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