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Date: Nov 16, 2021

Location: Singapore, Singapore

Company: Boston Scientific


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.  


Purpose Statement 


L&D exists to improve organizational and leadership effectiveness, and to build workforce capabilities to substantially improve business performance and the quality of patient care.  This is accomplished by effectively developing relevant and timely leadership and organizational interventions, and by leading and managing the end-to-end life cycle of a learning process so as to deliver the right training, to the right people, at the right time, in the right way, personalized and seamlessly. 


Key responsibilities:  


  • Designs and develops learning solutions. Collaborates with internal subject matter experts and/or cross-functional teams for content development.  May also work to identify external programs, resources and vendors that specifically meet learning & development needs.  Works with vendors to provide quality cost effective solutions.  May lead and/or support negotiations of resources, schedules, contracts and fees for both internal and externally developed programs. 

  • Participates in or leads the strategic design and/or implementation of learning solutions that may cross region, business, and/or functional boundaries. 

  • Consults with managers & leaders in the business & functions to understand business problems and opportunities to identify opportunities to enhance human performance through training or other solutions.  Anticipates future training needs based on business requirements and changes. 

  • Identifies and qualifies instructors, both internal and external.  Continually evaluates instructor effectiveness. 

  • Leads, manages, facilitates or supports L&D processes and efforts required to meet Quality System and compliance requirements.   

  • Organizes and implements the delivery of learning solutions including any re-training actions necessary.  Leads, manages, and/or supports the initial roll-out of new programs.  Leads, manages, and/or supports the sustained forecasting and delivery of programs to meet business needs. 

  • Documents training and manages training records.  May lead, manage or support the development and use of reports to in support of audits, Management Review, and manager accountability. 

  • Measures the effectiveness of learning programs.  Designs, implements, or supports the development and use learning assessment methodologies and tools.  Leads, manages, and/or supports learning effectiveness feedback into the L&D life cycle management processes. 

  • Responsible for the end-to-end lifecycle management of a learning solution, project, program or set of programs 


Roles and responsibilities: 


  • At least 8 years of experiences in similar capacity with a bachelor’s degree in relevant discipline 

  • Able to work well under minimal supervision, independent and able to determine and develops approach to solutions.  

  • Works on issues of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires evaluation of a variety of factors, including an understanding of current business trends.  

  • A complete understanding of functional specialty and industry practices, techniques, and standards is highly desired.  

  • Able to follow through processes and operational policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.  

  • Acts as an advisor to the business with the ability to manage all level of stakeholders within the organization. 

  • Manages projects of small to moderate scope including schedules, scope, costs and resources. 

  • Creates immediate to mid-range plans to carry out L&D objectives established by top management.  

  • Able to make day-to-day decisions within established guidelines regarding work processes or schedules in order to achieve the program objectives established by senior management.  

  • Ensures that projects are completed on schedule and within budget.   

  • Promotes the attainment of group goals by selecting, motivating, and training capable staff.  

  • Provides leadership to assigned units by communicating and providing guidance towards achieving group objectives. 

  • Frequent interaction with functional peer groups and various management levels to understand their learning need and bridge the gap in delivering L&D programs to upskill the current workforce. 


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. 


Boston Scientific is proud to be recognized for our innovations that impact patients' lives, our  performance as a company, our workplace culture and our contributions to  communities around the world. Some of our recent accolades include:  


  • 2021 FORTUNE World’s Most Admired Companies  
  • 2021 Top 100 Global Innovators by Clarivate Analytics  
  • 2021 Human Rights Campaign Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality  
  • 2021 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index  
  • 2020 Forbes Best Employer’s for Diversity  


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Visit www.bostonscientific.com to learn more and apply  

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