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Sr. Director, Software Engineering - Medical Device/Digital Health Job

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 Location(s): 

San Jose, CA, US, 95101

Additional Locations:


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:
As a leader for the NM Division, the Director of Software Engineering conceptualizes, develops and executes compelling software strategy, designs, and tools to improve patient access to critical therapy and improve health system efficiency. The role covers architecture, team-building, cross-group collaboration, data and analytics, data-driven decision making, HIPAA compliance, and software development. This role serves as an inspiring leader, coach, mentor, and manager who creates a high performing team that delivers with passion, speed, and quality without compromise. 

Your responsibilities include:


⦁   Establish the technical vision and build the technical product roadmap from launch to scale; including defining long-term goals and strategies, and execution plans

⦁    Develop the technical roadmap to remain ahead of the market consistently

⦁    Provide expert technical guidance to all functional areas, including strategy, operations, sales and products

⦁    Collaborate across different functions to ensure a unified strategy

⦁    Drive continuous product improvement
⦁    Identify opportunities and challenges in the marketplace, with constant evaluation of technological advancements and innovation to mitigate impediments and drive success
⦁    Evaluate/identify/implement appropriate technology platforms to drive growth, profitability and Company value
⦁    Lead ecosystem partnerships and relationships as senior technical expert to drive growth

⦁    Effectively align resources to achieve key business priorities, including appropriate scope, high quality and timely product releases
⦁    Practice data driven engineering in technical decision making and day to day interactions in working with team
⦁    Ensure all internal processes and external services comply with security and privacy regulations; including implement a consistent and repeatable process for quality assurance across all areas of product build
⦁    Build an efficient and agile end-to-end application infrastructure; incorporate Agile, Lean, and User Centered Design methodologies to execute on product development, implementation and operations

⦁    Attract and retain a team of world-class engineers
⦁    Cultivate a high performing, one-team engineering culture emphasizing innovation, growth, and development
⦁    Evangelize technical vision and strategy internally and externally

What we’re looking for in you
Minimum Qualifications:

  • Masters degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • 15+ years of software engineering experience architecting & building products from conception through maturity
  • 8+ years of people leadership experience including attracting and retaining a diverse, high performing engineering team
  • Experience as a design thinker, focused on building solutions that impacts business growth
  • Experience providing expert technical guidance to all functional areas, including strategy, operations, sales and products

Preferred Qualifications

  • MBA Preferred


Requisition ID: 505268


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.


Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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