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R&D Engineer III (586429)

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Costa Rica

Hiring Manager: Giorgianella Badilla Luna

 Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - High Performance


At our company, we value diversity and believe it is our greatest strength. We are committed to empowering women, supporting the LGBTQ+ community, and creating opportunities for individuals with disabilities. Our belief is that your diversity enriches our work environment. As an equal opportunity employer, we wholeheartedly welcome applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their background. Additionally, we have a Gender Equality Policy that reflects our commitment to fairness and equality in the workplace.


Hybrid Roles:

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes WFH and onsite. You will have the opportunity to discuss details in the interview. 

About the Role:


  • You would be part of an agile new product development team for the Endoscopy division that focuses on delivering high revenue products to the business. Your main development team is collocated in Coyol manufacturing site to enable quick decision making and proximity to manufacturing lines.
  • Designs and develops new technology, products, materials, processes, or equipment with minimal supervision. Independently, or as a member of a team, develops, directs, and executes plans for a major segment of complex projects. Compiles and analyzes operational, test, and research data to establish technical specifications for designing or modifying products, processes, and materials.


Your Responsibilities Include:

  • Consistently generates innovative and unique solutions to market needs and submits idea disclosures.  Work is expected to result in the development of new or refined products, processes, or equipment.
  • Successfully completes complex engineering work in one or more of the following: technology development, product design and development, test of materials or products, preparation of specifications, process study, research investigation (animal and clinical studies), and report preparation.
  • Selects techniques to solve complex problems and make sound design recommendations.
  • Summarizes, analyzes, and draws conclusions from complex test results.
  • Designs and prepares complex reports to communicate results to technical community.
  • Designs and coordinates complex engineering tests and experiments.
  • Documents project goals and progress and recommends appropriate revisions.
  • Prepare documentation for regulatory submission.
  • Prepare design documentation to be reviewed in Design Reviews as part of the product development process.
  • Present, explain and defend technical decisions and assumptions during Design Reviews.
  • Assesses the feasibility and soundness of proposed engineering evaluation tests, products, or equipment.
  • Interfaces with physicians/cath Lab personnel to obtain feedback on concepts and performance of new devices.
  • Translates customer needs into product requirements and design specifications.
  • Responsible for engineering documentation.
  • Works cooperatively with process development, quality, manufacturing, regulatory, clinical, and marketing on complex projects to ensure project success.
  • Demonstrates PDP/TPD system knowledge through delivery of high quality and high impact deliverables.
  • Works under general direction regarding the direction and progress of projects and special assignments.
  • Establishes and cultivates a wide range of business relationships to facilitate completion of assignments. May interact with vendors.
  • Participates in determining goals and objectives for projects.
  • Interacts with senior internal and external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between organizations. Uses discretion, diplomacy and tact to resolve difficult situations. May escalate serious issues to manager.


What We’re Looking For:


  • Desirable experience: 4 years
  • Preferred English level: 80-89%
  • Bachelors Licenciature Degree: Mechanical, Electromechanical, Biomedical or related field
  • Problem solving
  • Technical and Clinical Knowledge
  • Networking
  • Statistical analysis
  • Part creation
  • SW/Capture (desire)
  • Risk taking mentality
  • Open communication
  • Creativity
  • Attention to detail
  • Challenging mindset
  • Collaborative
  • Proactive
  • Or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Technical and Clinical Knowledge

Requisition ID: 586429




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.