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Manager I, Reg Affairs, Interventional Cardiology Job

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Date: Aug 15, 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:

At Boston Scientific, you’ll discover a place where you can have meaningful purpose, improving lives through your life's work.

In Interventional Cardiology (IC) we design, develop, and produce technologies for diagnosing and treating coronary artery disease and other cardiovascular disorders. We have a robust product line and pipeline, and we will continue to make an investment in Interventional treatments.

In this role, you will be responsible for an Interventional Cardiology product line, technology, and specialized function.  In addition, you’ll devote a portion of time to managerial, leadership, and employee development responsibilities. 

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Directs and coordinates activities of Regulatory Affairs employees, including direct supervision of related team.
  • Assists in establishing project priorities, allocating resources and workload.
  • Provides technical guidance to team during the course of submission preparation and interaction with regulatory bodies.
  • Reviews and edits submissions prepared by team members.
  • Represents Regulatory Affairs at management updates.
  • Provides short-range strategy formulation.
  • Assists with developing and implementing departmental policy and procedure.
  • Provides Regulatory Affairs training/mentoring to other employees.
  • Assists with developing and maintaining positive relationships with device reviewers through oral and written communications regarding pre-submission strategy/regulatory pathway development, testing requirements, clarification and follow-up of submissions under review.
  • Implements regulatory strategies for new and modified products.
  • Oversees preparation and submission of global regulatory applications as appropriate as well as internal regulatory file documentation.
  • Oversees review of device labeling and advertising materials for compliance with submissions and applicable regulations; analyzes and recommends appropriate changes.
  • Reviews and signs-off product and manufacturing changes for compliance with applicable regulations.
  • Acts as a core member on manufacturing and development teams, providing Regulatory Affairs feedback and guidance throughout the product development cycle, and coordinating team inputs for submissions.
  • Establish and support a work environment of continuous improvement that supports BSC’s Quality Policy, Quality System and the appropriate regulations for the area they support.  Ensure employees are trained to do their work and their training is documented.


What we’re looking for in you:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in a scientific, technical discipline or project management, Professional certification(s) preferred 
  • 8+ years Regulatory Affairs or related field, Medical Device experience required
  • International experience strongly preferred 
  • Management experience strongly preferred 
  • Demonstrated success in management of regulatory submissions activities including FDA and CE Mark experience 
  • International submission support preferred (PMDA, CFDA, ANVISA, Health Canada, TGA, etc.) 
  • Experience supporting manufacturing/operations driven projects and achieving change approvals globally per business expectations 
  • Strong understanding of product development process and ability to effectively partner cross-functionally to develop and influence sound product strategies 
  • Strong technical knowledge of medical products 
  • Strong technical understanding of relevant procedures, practices, and associated medical terminology 
  • Thorough knowledge of product development process and design control 
  • Excellent research and analytical skills 
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously 
  • Excellent written and oral communication, technical writing and editing skills 
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal and influencing skills 
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision 
  • Ability to collaborate with cross-functional partners/teams


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: 449830


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