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Date: Dec 4, 2018

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.


Sr. Packaging Engineer


About the Role:

Develops packaging plans and strategies, to align with business goals, in the integration of partnerships and acquisitions.  Independently, or as a member of a team, develops, directs, and executes plans for a major segment of complex projects.  Compiles and analyzes operational, test, and research data to establish technical specifications for designing or modifying packaging, products, processes, and materials.


Your responsibilities include:

  • Fully participates in and successfully contributes to project teams typically including the following activities: due diligence, review of test data, identify gaps, establish packaging strategies, test of designs, preparation of specifications, report preparation, and process/test documentation.
  • Successfully develop and align the packaging integration workstream with the project's major milestones. 
  • Review packaging workstreams and milestones with management to ensure alignment.
  • Identify packaging integrations risks/gaps and create mitigation plans to reduce or eliminate factors.
  • Successfully complete complex engineering work in technology development, packaging/product design and development, test of materials or products, preparation of specifications, process study, research investigation (animal and clinical studies), and/or report preparation.
  • Coordinate, manage, and document project goals and progress; design and coordinate appropriate tests and experiments to solve complex problems; summarize, analyze, and assess test results; and make sound design recommendations.
  • Generate and manage packaging related documentation, including specifications, test plans and reports, and other PDP documents.
  • Assess the feasibility and soundness of alternative engineering processes, products, or equipment.
  • Manage the completion of packaging testing for new product development and existing design improvements.
  • Work cooperatively with various BSC departments, divisions, and suppliers, leading teams as assigned, to ensure an improved, practical, and consistent approach to packaging.
  • As applicable, train and/or supervise technicians and/or interns.


What we’re looking for in you:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Packaging Engineering or Equivalent Engineering Degree
  • Minimum 5 – 7 years’ work experience
  • Experience with MS tools (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Experience with Statistical Software and its use for Engineering Applications



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: 427993


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