Share this Job

Senior Medical Writer Job

Apply now »
Apply now

Apply for Job

Date: Jan 12, 2021

Location: Maple Grove, MN, US, 55311

Company: Boston Scientific

Additional Locations: (n/a); US-MA-Marlborough



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.


*This position can work remotely or based at one of our main campus locations in Minnesota or Massachusetts


About the role:

The Senior Medical Writer is primarily responsible for the preparation of documents that support the presentation of BSC clinical and scientific data within the BSC Urology and Pelvic health Division, focused on products used in women’s pelvic health and gynecological surgery.


 Your responsibilities include:

  • Authoring assigned clinical sections of FDA Premarket Approval (PMA) applications and/or routine Clinical Study Progress Reports.
  • Authoring clinical sections of regulatory authority requests for information on BSC products.
  • Creation of clinical content including the preparation of manuscripts, scientific abstracts, conference presentations and posters based on BSC clinical trials.
  • Reviewing documents related to BSC medical device clinical trials and/or trials conducted on BSC devices to ensure appropriate evaluation and presentation of data, methodology, interpretation, and documentation.
  • Interacting with internal medical and clinical personnel (e.g., franchise leads, clinical trial managers, statisticians, etc.) to define content requirements and create content.
  • Assisting Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs) in the preparation and submission of abstracts to meetings/congresses and preparation and submission of manuscripts to appropriate medical journals.
  • May serve as SME and/or functional representative for R&D development activities (e.g., Product or Technology Development Process (PDP and TDP, respectively) teams) and will support broader Clinical/Medical Affairs activities such as Regulatory submissions/responses, Quality support, and Marketing/Sales support.
  • Assists with other writing and clinical tasks as needed.


What we’re looking for in you:

Minimum Qualifications

  • Master degree with 6+ years of relevant experience or Bachelor degree with 8+ years of relevant experience (e.g., medical writing/clinical trials/epidemiology/medical device or drug safety/RN)
  • Ability to write independently with minimal input and produce clean final product
  • Ability to analyze, interpret, and summarize scientific data
  • Knowledge of clinical research methodology, tools, processes and regulations
  • Ability to interact with physicians and work cross functionally with Regulatory, R&D, Quality, Marketing

Preferred Qualifications

  • Medical device experience
  • Proven ability to manage timelines
  • Ability to understand medical terminology, procedures, anatomy
  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Adobe, EndNote)


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: 473495


Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

Job Segment: Medical, Epidemiology, Public Health, Law, Medical Technology, Healthcare, Legal