Engineer II – IoT, Global Product Cybersecurity Job

Company Name: Boston Scientific

Location: Arden Hills, MN, US - 55112

Job Duration: 2021-10-14 to 2021-11-13



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

At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions.


About the role:

Boston Scientific is seeking a system administrator/engineer II whose primary responsibility is to configure and manage a Cumulocity IoT solution. This role offers a unique opportunity for a highly motivated security professional to be involved in improving the security posture of Boston Scientific’s medical systems and devices.


The candidate must have a combination of strong communication and technical skills in order to manage and support the functional and technical aspects of a product cybersecurity program and work collaboratively with a team of internal staff and consultants to execute its components. The successful candidate will work alongside a team of analysts, IT/R&D engineers, and architects supporting pre and post market cybersecurity activities. The ideal candidate will have an IT security background working with the Cumulocity IoT platform and be looking to utilize those skills on medical devices. This candidate may also be called upon to be a backup resource for other product security related platforms.


At Boston Scientific, our products and technologies are used to diagnose or treat a wide range of medical conditions. We continue to innovate in key areas and are extending our innovations into new geographies and high-growth adjacency markets. Within the Global Product Cybersecurity Team, we assist our business partners by delivering cost-effective solutions to remotely manage and support multiple lines of business. We additionally assist by consulting with our business partners on technologies, investigating technical solutions to business problems, and guiding them on product cybersecurity.


This role is part of the Cybersecurity and Device Management team residing within the Global Research and Development organization, reporting directly to the Sr. Manager of Global Product Cybersecurity.


Key Responsibilities

  • Fully participates in and successfully contributes to product teams including the following activities: deployment of content to medical devices, retrieval of data from medical devices, troubleshooting the device management platform, performing tests, and process/test documentation

  • Works independently to plan and schedule own activities necessary to meet timelines

  • Works with leadership to ensure SLAs are met and to schedule major activities

  • Works with product teams to understand needs while meeting those needs in a secure fashion

  • Monitors status of content deliveries and independently prepares reports on status for product teams

  • Monitors status of device management platform and independently prepares reports for distribution to BSC leadership, product teams, and team leadership

  • Performs system maintenance activities

  • Summarizes, analyzes, and draws conclusions from gathered data

  • Invents/creates concepts and designs for new services or processes and submits idea disclosures

  • May train and/or provide knowledge transfer to technicians or product team members

  • Works cooperatively as needed with process development, quality, regulatory, clinical, and marketing to ensure project success


Additional Requirements:

  • Foster a diverse workplace that enables all participants to contribute to their full potential in pursuit of organizational objectives

  • Monitor and ensure compliance with company policies and procedures (e.g. federal/country and regulatory requirements)


What we’re looking for: 

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • 3+ years Information Technology experience
  • Traits of being an independent thinker, problem solver, and self-starter with strong communication skills
  • Understanding of REST and JSON technologies
  • Experience with programming and scripting
  • Understanding of Information Technology security concepts
  • Experience with Software AG Cumulocity IoT platform



Requisition ID: 495576


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!


At Boston Scientific, we recognize that nurturing a diverse and inclusive workplace helps us be more innovative and it is important in our work of advancing science for life and improving patient health. That is why we stand for inclusion, equality, and opportunity for all. By embracing the richness of our unique backgrounds and perspectives, we create a better, more rewarding place for our employees to work and reflect the patients, customers, and communities we serve. Boston Scientific is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.


Boston Scientific maintains a drug-free workplace. Pursuant to Va. Code § 2.2-4312 (2000), Boston Scientific is providing notification that the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana is prohibited in the workplace and that violations will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination.