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Sr. Supplier Engineer Job

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Date: Mar 17, 2019

Location: San Jose, CA, US, 95101

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.


Senior Supplier Engineer



This position is a Defined Term 18-month role located in San Jose, California



About the Role:



The Sr. Supplier Engineer will provide support for all Supplier Engineering related activities as a fully qualified engineer conversant in all subject areas relevant to supplier and supplied material qualifications. Engineering specialty involves the improvement of existing manufacturing processes interfacing with the supplier and internal engineering groups in resolving problems.



Your Responsibilities Include:


  • Executes plans to support supply chain objectives; supplier performance, supplied material risk mitigation and execution of materials VIP. Proficient in the use of all business tools.
  • Leads and/or participates in project teams coordinating the efforts of engineers and cross functional team members to qualify and improve supplier processes. Plans, schedules, conducts or coordinates detailed phases of the engineering work for part of a major project or in a total project of moderate scope.
  • Performs work which involves conventional engineering practice but may include a variety of complex features such a conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of standard materials, and difficult coordination requirement.



What We're Looking For:



Required Qualifications:


  • Bachelor of Science Degree required with an engineering focus or equivalent industry experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills are required.
  • Excellent communication skills are required.       
  • Minimum 5 years direct medical device experience



Preferred Qualifications:

  • Preferred experience with at least two of the following commodities:
    • Flex Circuits/PCBA
    • Polymers/Molding
    • Machined Components
    • Cable Assemblies


  • Experience writing and executing component qualifications preferred
  • Test method validation and Gage R&R experience a plu

  • Audit facing skills a plus





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: 442355


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

Job Segment: Medical, Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, Supply, Medical Technology, Healthcare, Engineering, Operations