Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better. We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. We are proud to be named one of the World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine. Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting stryker.com
Who we want:
Self-directed imitators. People who take ownership of their work and need no prompting to drive productivity, change, and outcomes.
Dedicated achievers. People who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.
Teammates. Partners who listen to ideas, share thoughts and work together to move the business forward.
Analytical problem solvers. People who go beyond just fixing to identify root causes, evaluate optimal solutions, and recommend comprehensive upgrades to prevent future issues
Goal-oriented developers. Keeping the customer and requirements squarely in focus, people who deliver safe and robust solutions.
What you will do:
The engineer will develop the requirements, analysis, documentation, and test for the integration of system components (software, robotic arm, implants and surgical instruments) to deliver robotic-assisted orthopaedic solutions. Works in close collaboration with the engineering, marketing, quality assurance and program management groups to deliver products for Stryker customers per the product development roadmap. Model, develop and execute testing using tools such as Matlab or robotic systems, and document reports of test data. Furthermore, support the continuous improvement of Stryker product development tools and processes.
Main job responsibilities will include:
Independently implement complex concepts, draft design documentation, plan and conduct relevant tests
Support for the design of architectural concepts under close professional leadership
Support the evaluation of new technologies
Apply processes and Standards
Independently Integrate and administer development tools including required validation
Support maintenance and improvement of engineering methods and practices
Support training and mentoring activities regarding established engineering best practices, design principles, processes and tools
Work with core team to determine project schedules and time commitments of self and other functional project team members and be able to clearly communicate status of assignments to project management.
Investigates novel problems
Design and implement solutions to address identified problems
Represent R&D in cross functional programs, provide direction and observations on internal customer objectives as they involve R&D
Work under supervision with surgeon customers in a user setting, clearly communicate design goals and incorporate feedback into designs
Participate in, solicit feedback and document reports as needed on cadaveric evaluations
What you need:
BS in Engineering or related
Minimum of 4+ years' experience
Systems engineering principles from concept phase to final design and commercial release
Experience in documenting system design and architecture in SysML.
Demonstrated creative thinking skills.
The use of risk management practices applied to medical device development.
Creating design specifications and requirements definition.
Developing test protocols/procedures, collecting and analyzing data, and creating detailed reports.
Be detail oriented with strong written, verbal, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
Proficiency using Matlab, 3D CAD software (Solidworks), and desired SysML modeling tools such as MagicDraw.
The use of Software Tools (i.e., MiniTab) for statistical analysis.
Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.
Together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better.
At Stryker, quality is first in everything we do. We are driven to make healthcare better for our customers by
providing innovative products and services that meet regulatory requirements through our effective quality system.
The Company was founded in 1941 by Dr. Homer Stryker and incorporated in 1946 as the Orthopedic Frame Company. In 1964, the Company’s name was changed to Stryker Corporation.
• $13.6 billion in annual sales in 2018; annual revenue has grown for 39 straight years
• 17.1% CAGR (compound annual growth rate) in sales over 39 years
• ~36,000 employees globally in 2018
• 43 manufacturing and research & development locat...ions worldwide
• Included in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index
• Ranked # 233 on Fortune Magazine’s “FORTUNE 500” list for 2019
• Ranked # 3 on Fortune Magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list for the “Medical Equipment” industry for 2019
• Ranked # 11 on Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list (U.S.) for 2019
• Spent $862 million on R&D in 2018
• 7,784 patents owned globally in 2018
• Initial public offering of stock was in 1979
• Listed on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker SYK