Global Sourcing Supplier Engineer Supervisor Job

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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.


Global Sourcing Supplier Engineer Supervisor

About the Role:

Provide leadership of the supplier engineering staff in the design and development of manufacturing processes, equipment, and systems to meet manufacturing delivery goals while reducing cost and ensuring product quality. This position is part of the Sourced Finished Medical Device team and entails driving improvements at BSC Suppliers.   


Your Responsibilities Include:

  • Managing projects which include new production equipment, process improvements, and cost reductions while supporting day to day operations success of assigned key SFMD suppliers.
  • Recruits, coaches, and develops organizational talent.
  • Fosters a diverse workplace that enables all participants to contribute to their full potential in pursuit of organizational objectives.
  • Provides direction and guidance to exempt employees who exercise significant latitude and independence in their assignments. 
  • Demonstrates effective change leadership.
  • Builds strategic partnerships with Suppliers and other BSC Functions to further departmental and organizational objectives.
  • Makes decisions regarding work processes or operational plans and schedules to achieve department objectives.
  • Develops, monitors. and appropriately adjusts the annual budget for the department.


What we’re looking for:

Qualifications Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from ABET accredited institution
  • 5 - 7 years of related work experience Proven organization and execution skills
  • Proven ability to solve technical problems and implement solutions
  • Proven leader and team player with the ability to drive tasks / projects to completion
  • Willing and able to work with engineers and technical staff from a SFMD Supplier at a different site.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to travel 25% of the time.  Travel typically does not occur over weekends.
  • People Leadership experience preferred



Additional Requirements and Responsibilities Unique to this Position:

  • Responsible for leading a team of 2-5 Supplier Engineers for Sourced Finished Medical Devices.
  • Works with SQE, R&D, DA, Marketing and Regulatory across all divisions to Onboard, Sustain, and Improve SFMD SUD Products.
  • Works with SFMD SUD Suppliers to drive strategies around product capability and manufacturing capacity to meet demand.
  • Drive cost reduction strategies with SFMD SUD Suppliers
  • This organization works as an integral part of commodity teams to determine sourcing strategy, ensure supply continuity and drive continuous improvement throughout the supply chain.





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.


Requisition ID: 473069


Salary Range
$83,000.00 - 112,000.00
per Year
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Maple Grove, MN 55311, US