Change a patient’s life every minute.

It’s a bold, incredibly rewarding vision that our team is dedicated to achieving. The patient is at the center of everything we do at NuVasive. To that end, we empower surgeons around the world to continue learning, advancing their procedures, and using outcome-driven innovations to change patient lives.

NuVasive at a glance

We think. We do. We care.

At NuVasive, we aspire to change a patient’s life every minute. Through our shared mindset called The Cheetah Way, we show up every day united and committed to do just that.

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We think

We collaborate with one another to prioritize opportunities, make decisions, and execute our work in support of the NuVasive strategy.

We do

We collectively execute on our plans to deliver the best outcomes for our surgeons, providers, and patients.

We care

We leverage our strengths and differences to work together, knowing a patient’s life is connected to everything we do.

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#3

in global spine market

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Pioneers

in lateral access spine surgery with XLIF

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2,700

global workforce

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25+

locations around the world, HQ in San Diego

Our teams

Learn more about joining NuVasive. If you do not see an open role in your area of interest, please join one of our talent communities. By joining a talent community you'll receive updates about NuVasive and be added to a prospect pool for future roles. View all of our talent communities here.

International

NuVasive is a global company with a growing footprint around the world. Our international headquarters is located in Amsterdam, Netherlands with other locations in Japan, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom, Brazil, Singapore, and Australia. We offer opportunities across the world in diverse departments dedicated to changing spine around the globe.

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Surgical Intelligence

The Surgical Intelligence team is focused on expanding our enabling technology portfolio to improve the standard of spine care. From pre-op planning with our Integrated Global Alignment (iGA) software to our newly announced integrated OR platform, the Pulse system, we are changing the landscape of how spine surgery is performed. Help lead NuVasive into the future and apply for the Surgical Intelligence team today!

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Manufacturing

Our 170,000-square-foot facility located in West Carrollton, Ohio produces our NuVasive spine technology! Machinists work with Titanium and PEEK (a medical grade plastic) to produce state-of-the-art spinal solutions. We operate 24/7 with three shifts running during the week and three-day, 12-hour weekend shifts. Our positions include machinists for both five-axis mills and lathes, Quality Technicians, Associate Post Processing Technicians, as well as various types of engineers and office staff. We focus on producing innovative, top-quality products that surgeons and patients can depend on.

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Sales

Interested in Medical Device Sales? Our NuVasive sales associates are experts in our technology and work directly with surgeons in the operating room. They provide the tools and guidance to surgeons to help support better patient outcomes. Our sales associates have the opportunity to grow their careers through the NuVasive Sales Development Program and learn from our more senior sales team. We offer sales opportunities across the globe that directly make an impact on the patient experience.

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Internships

At NuVasive, we're investing in the leaders of tomorrow. NuVasive internships provide exciting learning opportunities, challenging leadership experiences, and professional growth.

Interested in an internship with NuVasive? Create a profile through our talent community to receive company updates.

“It’s great to see all my work done as an intern having a direct impact to the company's digital presence and brand, whether that be on social media or email marketing to our surgeons. The internship program allowed me to try different marketing paths before finding my current role in the Corporate Marketing team.” – Mel Ordoñez, Sr. Content Strategist

 
Corporate

A critical component of continuing our path of changing patient lives through technology innovation is the dynamic support from our corporate functions. Experts across Finance, Marketing, Communications, Human Resources, Legal, and Risk Management provide the foundation and roadmap necessary to strategically expand and evolve, on a global scale. We offer professionals the opportunity to expand their skillset and continue to develop in their function while contributing toward a much bigger mission. Bring your skillset to the team to help us continue transforming spine surgery!

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Information Technology

NuVasive Information Technology offers an opportunity to develop technical solutions and solve a variety of real-world problems for sales, logistics, and warehouse automation. Our IT teams provide the framework for NuVasive to positively impact patients’ lives. We work on full stack developmental projects with exceptionally talented people, including web technologies using modern frameworks and tools, while gaining enterprise-level experiences. Come be a part of our IT team!

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Development Engineering

Our development engineers help bring ideas from concept to launch, utilizing our on-site machine shop for prototypes and the cadaver lab for in-house testing. We work cross functionally with quality, regulatory, testing, manufacturing, marketing, operations, and surgeon partners. At NuVasive, our goal is to transform patient lives by designing industry-leading technology. If you are looking to make a difference with innovative technology, this is the place for you.

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Neurophysiologists

NuVasive Clinical Services (NCS) is the nation’s leading service provider of intraoperative neurological monitoring (IONM). With a workforce of over 500 Neurophysiologists and 30 Physicians, we are able to service more than 100,000 cases annually. This type of monitoring provides real-time insight into the nervous system during surgery, helping reduce surgical risk and provide critical communication throughout the procedure. We offer world-class education programs and an environment that is entrepreneurial and the industry-leader. NCS is the perfect place to make a difference!

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Veterans

We are committed to our surgeons, patients and employees.
We help change patient lives through transforming spine surgery.
Come join our mission.

Interested in an opportuniy with NuVasive? Create a profile through our talent community to receive company updates.

“I knew I wanted to choose NuVasive when I realized how much the company was willing to invest in the training and learning process for its new employees. It brought me confidence knowing I was being provided with all the necessary tools to contribute to the team.”  -Priscila Saraiva, Associate Regulatory Affairs

Benefits at NuVasive

NuVasive offers competitive benefit packages, helping support our high-performing employees as they help transform spine surgery.

At NuVasive, we believe success comes from investing in people and it shows in every aspect of our business. 

MEDICAL INSURANCE

NuVasive offers comprehensive medical insurance for employees and eligible dependents.

DENTAL INSURANCE

NuVasive offers comprehensive dental insurance for employees and eligible dependents.

VISION INSURANCE

NuVasive offers coverage on eligible vision care expenses, such as eye exams, glasses and contact lenses.

SPENDING AND SAVINGS ACCOUNTS

NuVasive offers the use of tax-advantaged accounts to use before-tax dollars to pay for eligible expenses.

401(K) PLAN

NuVasive provides a company match as part of the 401(k) offered to all employees.

EMPLOYEE STOCK PURCHASE PROGRAM

The NuVasive ESPP provides employees the opportunity to purchase common stock at a discount.

WELLNESS PROGRAM

NuVasive provides a comprehensive wellness program including onsite gyms and free healthy snacks.

VACATION, SICK LEAVE & HOLIDAYS

NuVasive employees around the globe receive ample vacation, sick leave and holiday benefits.

AWARD & RECOGNITION PROGRAMS

NuVasive provides employees with award and recognition programs throughout the year.

Additional information

We are an equal opportunity employer

NuVasive is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. The “EEO is the Law” poster options are available here. NuVasive’s EEO policy is available here.

NuVasive is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who requires accommodation to complete any part of our application process, including the use of this website, please contact us at [email protected].

The narrative section of veterans & disability affirmative action plans can be made available upon request by emailing [email protected].  Additionally, NuVasive adheres to the pay transparency nondiscrimination provision.

Attention: Search Firms/3rd Party Recruitment Agencies: The Human Resources team manages the recruiting for all positions at NuVasive. We will only accept resumes, profiles, applications or submissions from a search agency/recruiter if we have a signed agreement in place and we have formally requested your help on a specific role. Unsolicited resumes sent to NuVasive will be considered property of NuVasive. NuVasive will not be responsible for any fees associated should we hire from unsolicited resumes.

Recruiters are requested not to contact or present candidates directly to our hiring managers or employees. Recruiters interested in working with NuVasive can submit their information to [email protected] – should we have a tough-to-fill role, we will contact you directly if you specialize in that area.

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San Diego, CA 92121
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