Galway, Ireland

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Our Galway site serves our Cardiovascular group, manufacturing key product lines that include drug-eluting stents, biliary stents, and catheters. It is the largest Boston Scientific facility in Ireland, and the largest manufacturing facility in Boston Scientific's global plant network. We manufacture more than 3 million life-saving devices a year, shipped to all corners of the globe.

Our Galway location is an ISO 14001-certified site.


  • 20 minutes from Galway City Centre
  • More than 2,600 employees


  • Outstanding Best Practice in HR Leadership and Innovation at the Chartered Institute of Professional Development (CIDP) Awards in 2012
  • Engineers Ireland Professional Development "Company of the Year" 2010
  • Multinational Exporter of the Year Award from Irish Exporters Association 2010
  • Accredited Employer status by Engineers Ireland

Charitable Giving

Employees at the Galway site have raised over €2 million for local charities including COPE Galway, Ability West, Console, Ábalta, and many more.


We recognize that good health, financial wellness and security are all critical to a productive workforce and support an ongoing culture of health. Our benefit plans are built to enable high performing talent, support a work/life balance, promote wellbeing, and create an inclusive work environment based on unique cultures.

Area Attractions

  • Located in the Ballybrit Business Park next to the famous Ballybrit Racecourse
  • The Galway facility was established in 1994 on the former site of the Wilson tennis racquet manufacturing plant.


  • Free onsite parking
  • Costa Coffee
  • Active Engineering Society with monthly calendar of events