Join the Shockwave Team

Shockwave is always on the lookout for talented and dynamic individuals eager to disrupt the interventional cardiovascular market. If you are passionate about the idea of changing the status quo by cracking calcium with Shockwave IVL, join the wave by applying to one of the open positions below:
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Learn Why People Work at Shockwave

They say if you love what you do, you’ll never have to work a day in your life. People have come to Shockwave for many different reasons, but at the end of the day it’s to make a lasting impact. Developing a game-changing technology with innovative and passionate colleagues in a startup environment is a unique, once-in-a-lifetime experience. Learn why our leaders have chosen to dedicate their careers to bringing the promise of Intravascular Lithotripsy to fruition.


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It is with great honor that our company has been chosen as the recipient of the Emerging Growth Company Award by our esteemed peers in the Medical Device and Diagnostic industry at the 27th Annual Phoenix Conference.

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We’re thrilled to be a 2022 winner of the Supplier Horizon Award from Premier Inc., recognizing Shockwave’s commitment to driving value through our clinical excellence, lower costs and exceptional customer service.

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In Fast Company’s first year featuring a Medical Device category, we are honored to be named one of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2022.

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Inc BestLedCompanies 2021 StandardLogo

Inc. has named us one of the Top 50 Best-Led American Mid-Sized companies of 2021. We are proud of this award and the well-deserved recognition of our CEO Doug Godshall and exemplary leadership team.

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Press Release EdisonAwardWin

We are incredibly honored to have been awarded the 2023 Gold Edison Award for our Novel Medical Application, Intravascular Lithotripsy.

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401(k) Program

Enroll into our 401(k) plan and get the company match!

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Compelling Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Join our Employee Stock Purchase Plan and get a discount off Shockwave Medical’s common stock!

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Day 1 Comprehensive Health Care

We keep you and your family healthy from day 1!

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Student Loan Refinancing

We offer a comprehensive student loan refinancing program with Credible!

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Legal & Identity Shield

LegalShield: Need legal advice? We offer a dedicated law firm to our Shockwave population! IDShield: Be at ease, your identity is protected with IDShield!

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Commuter Benefits

Save the environment & save YOUR money by using pre-tax dollars and public transportation to get to work!

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Competitive Pay

Using the latest survey data we ensure our top talent is rewarded with a dynamic salary!

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Work Life Balance

Balance your life with 10 company paid holidays and competitive PTO!


Perks of Being with Shockwave

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Opportunities of Start-up Environment

Take advantage of professional growth opportunities and learning new skills!

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Ongoing Team-Building Activities

Whether it's by department or in a cross functional team, activities are encouraged to promote collaboration and team work!

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Referral Bonuses to Build the Best Teams

Refer dedicated, talented professionals to join our team. If it's a good fit we will reward you with a referral bonus!

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Electric Car Charging

Do you drive an electric vehicle? We have free charging stations!

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Nearby Trails and Attractions, including Levi’s Stadium

Love being active? Local trails are available near our building! Check out a stadium event and skip those parking fees by parking at work!

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Transit Accessible from Peninsula, East Bay and South Bay

We are located in the heart of Santa Clara! We are accessible by VTA, CalTrain, & Amtrak!

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Community Involvement

Community is important to us, so we partner with local organizations to make a difference!

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Fun Stuff

At Shockwave we’ve got it all! From softball games, to our Spooktacular Halloween Party, to celebrating our accomplishments at our New Year’s event!

Shared Values
Drive Our Success

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