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Engineer I, R&D (Therapeutic Imaging) Job

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Date: May 23, 2019

Location: Marlborough, MA, US, 01752

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.


Be a part of Boston Scientific’s Therapeutic Imaging division within our Endoscopy R&D group supporting R&D for exciting new products, and business development activities.  Work on Electronic Medical Equipment development and help grow this business unit through new product development. This equipment adheres to industry standards as applicable and often includes an Electronic Medical Equipment (EME) console, peripherals, and sterilizable/reusable and/or disposable medical devices. The EME console often contains a mix of mechanical, electrical, embedded and application SW.

About the role:

Identifies unmet user or market needs and translates this to a medical device design. Develops new technology, products, materials, processes, or equipment for medical device projects of moderate complexity.  Under limited supervision/guidance, compiles, analyzes, and reports operational, test, and research data to establish performance standards for newly designed or modified products, processes, and materials.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Fully participates in and successfully contributes to project teams typically including the following activities: assessment of user needs, product design and development, test of materials, preparation of specifications, process capability studies, research investigations (animal and clinical studies), report preparation, and process/test documentation.
  • Works independently to plan and schedule own activities necessary to meet timelines.
  • Designs and coordinates standard engineering tests and experiments.
  • Designs, procures, and fabricates tooling and fixtures.
  • Performs troubleshooting on new products/process problems as related to design, material, or process.
  • Summarizes, analyzes, and draws conclusions from test results.
  • Prepares standard reports/documentation to communicate results to technical community.
  • Responsible for engineering documentation.
  • Invents/ creates concepts and designs for new products/processes and submits idea disclosures.
  • May train and/or provide work direction to technicians or other engineers.
  • Works cooperatively with process development, quality, manufacturing, regulatory, clinical, and marketing to ensure project success.
  • Demonstrates PDP/TPD system knowledge through delivery of high quality deliverables.


What we are looking for:

Basic Qualifications

  • BS in Engineering discipline
  • 1-3 years of R&D experience
  • Self-motivated with strong history of solving problems.
  • Ability to travel 5% - 10%


Preferred Qualifications

  • BS Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science or Chemical Engineering or MBA
  • Solidworks experience


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: 445325


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