• Principal R&D Engineer Cartago Province
  • Boston Scientific in Cartago Province, Turrialba, Costa Rica
  • jobs
  • 1 month ago

jobs description

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.
• Participates in the development of others by facilitating training and providing feedback and guidance. Provides guidance to product and technology teams.
• Develops and coaches others on engineering documentation.
• 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.
• Coordinates, manages, and 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.
• Train and/or provide work direction to technicians and entry-level engineers.
• Demonstrates PDP/TPD system knowledge through delivery of high quality and high impact deliverables.
• Independently determines and develops approach to solutions.
• Interprets, executes, and recommends modifications to company policies. Assists in establishing departmental policies and procedures. Work is reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting objectives.
• 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.
• May lead projects within the function or department and/or represents a specialized field in larger project teams. Influences middle management on business solutions.
• Leads engineering teams to the successful completion of project goals.
• Demonstrates PDP/TPD system knowledge through coaching and delivery of high quality, high impact deliverables.
• Represents organization as a prime contact on contracts or 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.
• Requires specialized and comprehensive technical and/or functional knowledge in own job function or field and has full understanding of other related job functions
• Leverages this knowledge to recommend new and/or improved work processes, typically at an area level impacting various teams
• Applies knowledge of business and industry best practices and how own area integrates with others to achieve objectives to drive results
• Is aware of the competition and the factors that differentiate them in the market
• Acts as a resource and mentor for colleagues with less experience
• Solves complex and diverse problems, takes a new perspective on existing solutions and exercises judgment based on the analysis of multiple sources of information using specialized knowledge of various alternatives and their impact on the business
• Works independently within broad guidelines and policies, receives minimal guidance
• Explains difficult or sensitive information to facilitate productive discussion; works to build consensus.
• Regularly leads discussions and makes presentations in cross-functional meetings, effectively presenting information to explain recommendations and implications

What we're looking for:
• Licenciature degree in Mechanical, Electromechanical, Electronic, Electrical Industrial Maintenance Engineering or Related Field.
• At least 7 years of experience in similar position.
• English Level desired: B2:(80-89%).
• Experience in design controls and development of DHR and DMR. Required understanding of interdepencies between design documentation raging from Hazard Analysis, Task Analysis, Design Requirements, Design Controls, Design Verification and Design Validation.
• User need translation into design requirements.
• Source documentation development.
• TM development/validation.
• DHR/DMR development.
• SW/Capture
• Risk taking mentality
• Open communication
• Creativity
• Attention to detail
• Challenging mindset
• Collaborative
• Proactive
• Experience leading problem solving
• Technical and Clinical Knowledge
• Networking
• Statistical analysis
• Part creation
• Design, Validation and Verification plans, protocol and report generation.

Requisition ID: 583431

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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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
Cartago Province Turrialba Costa Rica


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