The Senior Scientist is a leader in the New Ventures team responsible for delivering new technologies to support future product development. As a member of the New Ventures – Corporate Research team in Global R&D, the Senior Scientist will lead internal research programs in surface technologies for device biocompatibility and performance according to the overall corporate technology strategy. The successful candidate will have prior experience in the medical device industry, strong project management skills, analytical and problem-solving capabilities, and powerful communication skills to integrate new technologies into the company. Strong preference will be on candidates with experience in medical device coating/surface modification techniques, and polymer chemistry. Experience in design, development and formulation of coatings is highly desirable.