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Electrical Hardware Design Engineer

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:  Onsite
Onsite Location(s): 

Montreal, QC, CA

Additional Locations:  N/A

Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - Caring - 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

The Senior Electrical Engineer will apply their expertise in the definition, designing, and testing of electronics in the development of EP ablation medical devices. As a member of the EP electrical hardware design team in Montreal, you will make important contributions to the development of first-of-a-kind, life-changing medical devices through the design and testing of electronic circuits for high-voltage therapy delivery, communication, and sensor interface. You will have the opportunity to own and drive portions of the design while being part of an experienced design team providing significant technical and career growth opportunities.


Your responsibilities include: 

  • Designs, develops, debugs, modifies, and tests electrical circuits and systems by using current tools, analysis techniques, and technologies.
  • Solves engineering problems by analyzing the situation and recommending corrective or alternative actions.
  • Investigates, researches, and selects electronic circuits, components, tools, and equipment using best practices.
  • Documents electrical development by writing procedures, reports, memos, and change requests.
  • Tracks electrical development effort by creating and maintaining records in Jira and other approved tracking management tools
  • Provides clear communication to stakeholders at key technical updates to facilitate crisp decision-making.
  • Develops novel improvements to products or processes resulting in expansion of BSC’s Intellectual Property portfolio in key strategic areas.
  • Works cooperatively with process development, quality, manufacturing, regulatory, clinical, and marketing on complex projects to ensure project success.
  • Trains and/or provides work direction to technicians and other engineers.
  • In all actions, demonstrates a primary commitment to patient safety and product quality by maintaining compliance to all documented quality processes and procedures.


Required qualifications: 

  • BS in Electrical Engineering 
  • Required minimum years of relevant work experience: 5 yrs with BS, or 3 yrs with MS
  • Strong electrical engineering skills, specifically high-voltage/high power circuit and digital design
  • Design of analog and digital electronics including PCB design
  • Strong Experience with uC. CPLD, FPGA designs
  • Experience in power supply design
  • Experience utilizing EMI/EMC best practices for board-level circuit design using Altium and or similar packages
  • Solid lab experience with debugging, fixtures, and test equipment.
  • Expertise in circuit design analysis techniques and simulation tools such as LTSpice  


Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with medical device electronics and systems
  • Experience using electrical engineering analysis techniques to map high-level requirements into circuit specifications
  • Familiarity with signal processing concepts, experience with LabView and/or Matlab
  • Experience using Python for automation of simulation and data analysis 
  • Experience with firmware debugging
  • Ability to solve complex problems with root cause analysis, including designing and executing experimental plans and using statistical methodologies to drive data-based decisions
  • Ability to draw conclusions and make recommendations based on technical inputs from multiple and varied sources.
  • Excellent organizational, communication, and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to work independently to plan, schedule, and execute activities necessary to meet project timelines


Requisition ID: 520394


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!

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