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Date: Jul 2, 2019

Location: Marlborough, MA, US, 01752

Company: Boston Scientific

Additional Locations: (n/a)



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 this role:

Medical Education team with a focus on both physician and internal training and medical education. This position is a cross-functional role supporting medical education initiatives. Responsibilities include: evaluating educational activities to optimize the blend of digital and/or printed training material with appropriate hands on or proctored or other face to face training, ensuring divisional medical affairs provides appropriate learning content (digital and other), facilitating tracking and training certification, and working with relevant stakeholder internal departments to develop best-in-class training and digital programs. S/he will interact with external professionals; global internal cross-functional partners, outside agencies, and 3rd party vendors to ensure our training most efficiently positions product users (HCPs) to safely and effectively utilize BSC products while supporting business unit strategy and objectives.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Support divisional medical education goals. Establish mechanism to find the optimal blend of a variety of educational options including, among others, written, digital, oral, face to face, hands on, simulator etc. to best train HCPs to safely and effectively use BSC products.
  • Work collaboratively with Global Digital Marketing to define and develop a harmonized, uniform and best in class digital presence for BSC.
  • Ensure medical and clinical support from divisions to key team members to best communicate appropriate product use and key core messages.
  • Assist relevant educational teams in divisions with the implementation of educational plans, strategies, and tactics, including monitoring and measurement of program effectiveness to achieve stated objectives. Develop appropriate metrics to improve educational value.
  • Gather insights and identify needs from key stakeholders to consolidate project request, resources, streamline efforts and final deliverables.
  • Ensure medical education programs reflect the highest standards of conduct and compliance with all legal and industry standards and bio-ethical expectations.
  • Continuously evaluate the environment to assess alternative methods of delivering medical education and new approaches, practices and processes to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of training (including new digital or simulator technologies distance-learning, etc.).
  • Approximately 35% travel required.


What we’re looking for in you:

Minimum qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent required.
  • Minimum of 9 years total experience with at least 3 years’ clinical or educational experience, within the medical device or pharmaceutical industry
  • Analytical skills with the ability to apply data in providing solutions and driving strategic business decisions.

Preferred qualifications

  • Previous success developing blended educational programs.
  • Experience with digital media and online training material development.
  • Demonstrated ability to build relationships.
  • Written communication and presentation skills.
  • Demonstrated highest standards in terms of bioethics and compliance


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: 444606


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