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Date: Mar 11, 2019

Location: Minnetonka, MN, US, 55343

Company: Boston Scientific

Additional Locations: US-MN-Arden Hills



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 the role:

The Principal System Engineer position is the technical lead for the new active implantables team of the Men’s Health Business at Boston Scientific. The novel devices from these well-funded programs are designed to transform Urology therapies and be the next major growth drivers for a business that is rapidly approaching $400M in revenue worldwide. The Principal System Engineer will work cross functionally and across multiple Boston Scientific divisions and sites to develop both the therapy and the technology.  This role has high visibility and significant impact, while enjoying the potential for future career development.


Your responsibilities include:

  • Designs, defines, implements system requirements, system specifications, input/output processes and working parameters by using current systems engineering methods and technologies.
  • Documents system requirements by writing documents, reports, memos, change requests. Methods used are determined by approved procedures and standards.
  • Tracks system engineering effort by creating and maintaining records in the approved tracking management tool.
  • Solves system problems by analyzing the situation and recommending corrective or alternative actions.
  • Analyzes, coordinates system partitioning (i.e. hardware/software partitioning) and total system integration by using systems engineering practices.
  • Conducts special studies on subjects such as improving systems engineering practices, improving system quality, subsystem partitioning, etc. by researching and analyzing options for implementation.
  • Continuously improves process and work methodologies by interfacing with peers/cross-functional groups and analyzing activities to improve workflow and work processes.
  • Directs support personnel and project activities.
  • Mentors engineers in engineering activities/methodologies and domain knowledge.


What we're looking for in you:

Basic Qualifications

  • BS or MS Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in a technical engineering role.
  • Systems engineering / Requirements management
  • Active implantable device experience


Preferred Qualifications

  • Development of urological products
  • Using requirement management tools
  • Product development with multi-site/ geography
  • Previous novel therapy development


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: 437922


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