Boston Scientific Maple Grove , MN 55369
Date: Nov 3, 2018
Location:Maple Grove, MN, US, 55311
Company: Boston Scientific
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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 purposeimproving lives through your life's work.
About This Role:
The Senior Quality Engineer will be a key member of the Coatpack, Polychem, and Self-Expanding Stents (CPS) team, primarily supporting the self-expanding stent delivery systems sub-assembly and top-assembly manufacturing lines. This role will partner with representatives from the Manufacturing Engineering and Production functions. The person in this role will take the lead in addressing quality issues in a dynamic production environment. The ideal candidate will be comfortable interfacing with downstream internal customers and providing quality leadership to a production team running across three shifts.
Your Responsibilities Will Include:
Identifies and implements effective process control systems to support the development, qualification, and on-going manufacturing of products to meet or exceed internal and external requirements.
Supports culture of continuous improvement by driving enhancements to existing process controls.
Proactively investigates, identifies, and implements best-in-class Quality Engineering practices.
Leads in the implementation of assurances, process controls, and CAPA systems designed to meet or exceed internal and external requirements.
Applies sound, systematic problem-solving methodologies in identifying, prioritizing, communicating, and resolving quality issues.
Actively engage production teams across all 3 shifts to develop solutions to improve outgoing quality.
Provides leadership role on championing departmental or cross-functional engineering initiatives.
Provides project direction, coaching, and mentoring for engineering and technical team personnel.
Provides supervision, oversight, and development to quality technician direct reports.
Acts as an effective leader or team member in supporting quality disciplines, decisions, and practices.
Assures the development and execution of streamlined business systems which effectively identify and resolve quality issues.
Participates in team decision making and displays team problem solving/communication skills.
What We're Looking For In You:
Minimum 5 years relevant experience with BS degree or an equivalent combination of education/work experience
Experience owning cross functional improvement and corrective action projects
Strong data analysis skills (Excel, Minitab, etc.)
Self-starter with proven ability to successfully work with minimal supervision
Multitasks, prioritizes and meets deadlines in timely manner with high attention to detail
4 year Engineering degree
Demonstrated people management success
Demonstrated project management success
2 years minimum experience in the medical device, biotechnology or other highly regulated industry
4 years minimum experience in a manufacturing environment
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 Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Disability, Veteran
Requisition ID: 437378
Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis
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