Global Leadership Development Program

Achieving your highest potential with us

Boston Scientific is a global medical technology leader that is passionate about advancing science to save and improve lives. We work collaboratively to solve healthcare's toughest problems and focus on delivering less invasive technologies and solutions that make a meaningful difference to the patients, physicians and hospitals that we serve.

The Global Leadership Development Program (GLDP) is a unique, challenging and enriching three-year management program. Building on existing experience, skills and attributes through a combination of challenging job assignments and international work experience in developed and emerging markets, the program leads to general management and / or senior leadership positions with Boston Scientific in Asia Pacific (APAC).  

As a management associate, you will receive a bespoke development plan, mentorship and network opportunities with key Boston Scientific leaders. If you are ready to be stretched beyond your comfort zone, this program will allow you to fully immerse in a global medical technology leader that is dedicated to transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients around the world.

GLDP is a cornerstone for Boston Scientific in Asia Pacific. We want to build a strong pipeline of future leaders to sustain our business growth and help even more patients in this part of the world.

Warren Wang, SVP and President, APAC




Program Overview

The GLDP is designed to be a two-phase program across a period of three years as follows:

Opportunities are available under the Commercial Track of the GLDP in the following fields:


What to Expect

A world-class training
program combining
learning with on-the-job
experience

A platform to build a
diverse and international
network

Career mentorship
from senior leaders

Challenging projects,
regular feedback and
coaching

Opportunity to work in a
dynamic and
cross-cultural environment

Developmental
package with mobility
support


Successful Candidate Profile

How do people describe you? Would it be that you have a curious mindset? Would it be that you thrive on ambiguity? How about that you love collaborating and working in a team to solve challenges? If these descriptions sound familiar, you'll probably fit right in!

But we need more. We need people with tenacity, bravery and imagination to make a meaningful impact on the lives of patients around the world. If that's you and you can say yes to the following, we'd love to hear from you.

  • A Master's degree in Business Administration from a leading university.
  • 5-7 years of progressive industry experience in a multinational company environment.  
  • Fluency in English; other languages, skills and experience in Asia Pacific markets will be an added advantage.
  • Geographically mobile in the next 3-5 years, particularly committed to the Asia Pacific region and your home country.
  • Commitment to complete the training program.
  • Eligibility for a U.S. training visa.


Recruitment Webinar

Engage with our senior leaders, GLDP graduates, and current GLDP participants in the recruitment webinar. Click on the link below to register.


Apply Now

Applications for the GLDP are open from 4 September to 9 October 2019. Click on the link below to get started.