Healthcare Solutions Software R&D Engineer 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.


About the role:

As a Digital Healthcare Solutions Engineer on the Disease Management team you’ll be part of a team developing innovative new solutions to significant problems in the healthcare industry. You are a highly-motivated engineering professional who can help us build our Disease Management capabilities and services across a variety of care pathways.

Responsible for updating, designing, defining, implementing and testing system requirements for complex customer systems and/or preparing studies and analyzing existing systems.

Develops new technology, products, or processes with minimal supervision.  Independently, or as a member of a team, develops, directs, and executes plans for a major segment of complex projects. 


Above all, you are focused on the success of the team and the outcomes of our customers.


Your responsibilities include:

  • Designs, defines, implements system requirements, system specifications, input/output processes and working parameters by using current systems engineering methods and technologies.
  • Generates innovative and unique solutions to market needs. Work is expected to result in the development of new or refined systems or processes.
  • Translates customer needs into requirements and design specifications.
  • Responsible for engineering documentation.
  • Works cooperatively with Quality, Regulatory, and Marketing on complex projects to ensure project success.
  • Interfaces/may act as liasion with vendors/IT/customers to work through system questions/issues.
  • Documents system requirements by writing documents, reports, memos, change requests. Methods used are determined by approved procedures and standards.
  • Tracks system engineering effort by creating and maintaining records in the approved tracking management tool.
  • Solves system problems by analyzing the situation and recommending corrective or alternative actions.
  • Coordinates, manages, and documents project goals and progress and recommends appropriate revisions.


What we're looking for:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Engineering degree and 7+ year’s experience in R&D
  • Prior experience running projects required, if possible, experience on SAP projects within Finance and R&D
  • Medical device, life sciences industry background preferred
  • Experience in regulated environment
  • Understanding of software development lifecycle and methodologies
  • Experience partnering with external vendors and business partners on projects, including working with off-shore and geographically dispersed teams
  • Understanding of:
    • Gathering and documentation of requirements
    • Test planning, test case development and execution
    • Software design, code/configure, build and deploy
  • Ability to identify and implement process improvement opportunities


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to collaborate with team members
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent project & financial acumen
  • Self-starter with strong, proactive work ethic
  • Exceptional organizational & time management skills
  • Ability to travel to meet specific project needs required





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


Requisition ID: 334356


Boston Scientific
Full time
Maple Grove, Minnesota 55311, US