Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is a worldwide developer, manufacturer and marketer of medical devices with approximately 25,000 employees and revenue of $7.6 billion in 2011.
For more than 30 years, Boston Scientific has advanced the practice of less-invasive medicine by providing a broad and deep portfolio of innovative products, technologies and services across a wide range of medical specialties. The company’s products help physicians and other medical professionals improve their patients’ quality of life by providing alternatives to surgery.
We are committed to finding new ways to make every day better for patients, their families and loved ones. The medical solutions we pioneer enable people to go on living the lives they love.
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Boston Scientific’s mission is to improve the quality of patient care and the productivity of health care delivery through the development and advocacy of less-invasive medical devices and procedures.
This is accomplished through the continuing refinement of existing products and procedures and the investigation and development of new technologies which can reduce risk, trauma, cost, procedure time and the need for aftercare.
Discover how Boston Scientific is advancing patient care in a variety of medical areas by exploring the information below.
Boston Scientific in Ireland
Boston Scientific established its first manufacturing facility in Galway in 1994. Today, Boston Scientific has three locations in Ireland, at Galway, Cork and Clonmel employing approximately 4,500 people.
1. Cardiology, Rhythm and Vascular
Learn more about BSC’s Cardiology, Rhythm and Vascular Group, which is focused on the needs of cardiovascular specialists and their patients.
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Boston Scientific Website – CRM and CRV
Learn more about BSC technologies to diagnose and treat diseases of the digestive tract, including the esophagus, stomach, intestines, pancreas, liver, gallbladder and bile ducts.
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Boston Scientific Website – Endoscopy
3. Urology and Women’s Health
Learn more about BSC solutions that treat kidney stones, bladder stones, urethral strictures, benign prostatic hyperplasia, urinary incontinence, pelvic floor disorders and excessive uterine bleeding.
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Boston Scientific Website – Urology and Women’s Health
Learn more about BSC therapies to manage chronic neuropathic pain using microelectronic implantable technologies.
A career at Boston Scientific
Boston Scientific is dedicated to helping improve the lives of the patients who benefit from our products, as well as the lives of the people who work here. If you ask any employee, they will tell you that one of the biggest reasons they chose to work at Boston Scientific is because what we do here makes a difference.
At Boston Scientific, you’ll be surrounded by talented and supportive peers who challenge you to be your best. You’ll also be part of a company, and a culture, that not only supports different ideas and different backgrounds – we thrive on them.
As a member of our team, you’ll be part of an inclusive culture of excellence, where you’re encouraged to learn and grow, working to create and promote products and therapies that help improve the quality of patients’ lives. You’ll be part of something that’s changing and growing, renewing our capabilities all the time with new and diverse ideas and people.
Be part of a global organisation that puts quality first, every day.
Hear it from our employees….
Niamh, Manufacturing Engineer, and Andrew, Research & Development Engineer at Boston Scientific Galway, Ireland
Darren likes his job because he gets to travel to sunny California from rainy Ireland. (0:24)
Catherine is excited about working on the future of Boston Scientific. (0:29)
Mark chose Boston Scientific because of his personal connection to the therapies our products provide. (0:44)
There are several careers that you can take with a Science / Engineering Degree, Masters or Phd:
- Manufacturing Engineers
- Research & Development (R&D) Engineers
- Process Engineers
- Quality Engineers
- Plastics Engineers
- Chemical Engineers
- Design Engineers
- Mechanical Engineers
- Software Engineers
- Manufacturing Technicians
- Process Technicians
- Forbes named Boston Scientific on its list of the World’s 100 Most Innovative Companies.
- Boston Scientific is CPD accredited with Engineers Ireland and have won Company of the Year award in 2005, 2007 & 2010.
- Boston Scientific Cork awarded Great Place to Work – Top 20 Best Large Workplaces in Ireland 2011
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