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Counsel II, Corporate Legal Commercial Contracts

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:  Remote in Country
Onsite Location(s): 

Marlborough, MA, US, 01752

Location:  This role is eligible to be fully remote; however, hybrid is absolutely an option, if that is your preferred work mode. 

 

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 the role:
Boston Scientific is seeking a Contracts Counsel II to join its US Corporate Legal team and support continued growth in its commercial contracting practice. 


Your responsibilities include:

  • Drafting and negotiating a wide range of commercial documents including master service agreements, statements of work, SaaS/Cloud agreements, software license agreements, supply agreements and information security agreements 
  • Work with subject matter experts and stakeholders to ensure compliance with relevant laws and regulations including the General Data Protection Regulation and the National Defense Authorization Act
  • Help drive process and consistency across contracting streams
  • Counseling and advising internal clients on legal issues 
  • Representing and supporting internal clients in contract negotiations with external parties
  • Partnering with internal business clients to ensure agreements are consistent with corporate policies and processes, as well as the desired business arrangement
  • Develop and provide training to internal clients and stakeholders on company policies/processes, best practices and relevant laws and regulations
  • Liaise with outside counsel as warranted

 

What we’re looking for in you:

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctor; active good standing in one state bar in the US
  • 7-10+ years combined experience in a law firm or in-house legal department, with experience drafting and negotiating complex commercial agreements
  • Deep understanding of contract law and legal concepts, including their practical application in a business environment
  • Ability to summarize and communicate legal concepts in clear and concise manner with a broad audience, at all levels of the organization (including members of the Executive Committee)
  • Ability to manage and prioritize a high volume workload in a fast-paced working environment

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Preferred Location: Marlborough, MA; Additional Option: Arden Hills, MN
  • In-house legal experience supporting an IT or broad-based contracting group
  • Experience with technology agreements
     

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Requisition ID: 541200

 

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.

 

Please be advised that certain US based positions, including without limitation field sales and service positions that call on hospitals and/or health care centers, require acceptable proof of COVID-19 vaccination status.  Candidates will be notified during the interview and selection process if the role(s) for which they have applied require proof of vaccination as a condition of employment.  Boston Scientific continues to evaluate its policies and protocols regarding the COVID-19 vaccine and will comply with all applicable state and federal law and healthcare credentialing requirements.   As employees of the Company, you will be expected to meet the ongoing requirements for your roles, including any new requirements, should the Company’s policies or protocols change with regard to COVID-19 vaccination.


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