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Sr Supplier Quality 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): 

Yokneam, IL

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.

Sr Supplier Quality Engineer



Drives improvement and corrective action in the quality of components sourced from outside suppliers. Provides technical support in the selection of suppliers. Develops acceptance criteria for materials. Monitors supplier performance to drive supplier corrective action, manufacturing yield issues and field failures.



Assess potential new suppliers for technical, quality and manufacturing capabilities. Provides technical support for the introduction of components from a new supplier.

  •  Generates and maintains incoming inspection procedures. Trains inspectors to these procedures.
  •  Develops and/or sources inspection tools and equipment.
  •  Assists in generating component specifications.
  •  Generate test protocols, monitor testing, issue qualification test reports and approve components for use in products.
  •  Provide input to Design Engineering on new component technology and assist in component selection with quality and reliability analysis.
  •  Analyses incoming material defects. Dispositions and drives corrective action as necessary. Communicates issues to suppliers.
  •  Reviews new design specifications and provides input from component quality and manufacturability perspective.
  •  Investigates field failures related to supplier materials. Develop corrective action plan where necessary.
  •  May supervise inspectors.

In all actions, demonstrates a primary commitment to patient safety and product quality by maintaining compliance to the Quality Policy and all other documented quality processes and procedures.

For those individuals that supervise others, the following statements are applicable:

  • Assures that appropriate resources (personnel, tools, etc.) are maintained in order to assure Quality System compliance and adherence to the BSC Quality Policy.
  •  Establishes and promotes a work environment that supports the Quality Policy and Quality System


Minimum Qualifications

BS degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Packaging Engineering or similar technical degree with 5+ years related experience.

Ability to travel up to 10% of the time.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Packaging engineering background preferred
  • Experience in working with mechanical or electrical component suppliers
  • Experience with manufacturing support or process development
  • Experience with auditing quality systems or ISO13485, 9001, TS16949 standards
  • Experience in lean and six sigma methodologies


Requisition ID: 531192


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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