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Senior Buyer Job
at Boston Scientific
San Jose, CA

Senior Buyer Job
at Boston Scientific
San Jose, CA

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Additional Locations: US-CA-San Jose



Purpose and Passion • Comprehensive 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.


Work Location detail:

~12-15 months: San Jose, CA. Address: 150 Baytech Drive, San Jose, CA 95134. Then, relocation to 4100 Hamline Ave N, Arden Hills, MN 55112.


About the role:

An opportunity for a buyer to exercise Capital Equipment purchasing skills, teamwork, problem solving and enhance their knowledge of the overall supply chain in a medical device manufacturing environment. Responsible for all aspects of materials, MRP analysis, Purchase orders and Logistics, Inventory optimization, PPV, EE&O, Project management and Invoices payment resolution.


Your responsibilities include:

  • Plans, schedules and monitors materials to ensure proper inventory levels using the MRP.
  • Interacts with suppliers for on time delivery scheduling.
  • Works with multiple internal customers to facilitate the flow of material through the production cycle.
  • Responsible for placing purchase orders for raw material in support of business requirements.
  • Supports Finance on PPV and EE&O reporting.
  • Works with Accounts Payables to resolve payment issues in a timely manner.
  • Works closely with the Quality department to ensure all quality standards and materials specifications are being met.
  • Establish and support a work environment of continuous improvement that supports BSC’s Quality Policy, Quality System and the appropriate regulations for the area supported.
  • Detail-oriented individual with a strong ability to multitask.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned.   


What we’re looking for:

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree on Business Management, Industrial Engineering or related
  • 8+ years of Purchasing work experience


Preferred Qualifications:

  • ERP Experience (SAP preferred)
  • Excel
  • Project Management basic knowledge
  • Reporting and data manipulation


Quality Systems Duties and Responsibilities:

Build Quality into all aspects of their work by maintaining compliance to all quality requirements.



About us

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: 453511


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