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:
Detail-oriented process improvers. Critical thinkers who naturally see opportunities to develop and optimize work processes - finding ways to simplify, standardize and automate.
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.
Curious learners. People who seek out cutting-edge research and information to expand and enhance their ability to develop new ideas into reality.
Goal-oriented developers. Keeping the customer and requirements squarely in focus, people who deliver safe and robust solutions.
What you will do:
As a Senior Staff Software Test Engineer, you will lead the test automation development of software components for surgical robotic systems. You will participate in project planning and conduct software requirement and design analysis to ensure testability. You will write software test scripts that will interact with and control complex electro-mechanical systems. You will participate in sub-system and system level testing activities and collaborate closely with application software, system test and advanced operation test teams to build reusable and scalable test solutions. You will be involved in all facets of the software development life cycle. You should be highly organized and detail oriented, with the ability to convey technical information to stakeholders. It is also important that you combine excellent verbal and written communication, interpersonal and presentation skills, and the ability to work well both independently and as a leader of a team.
Lead the architecture and development of automated testing framework and platforms.
Establish best practices for regression analysis and associated testing.
Drive build vs buy evaluation of innovative and cost-effective automated and semi-automated software test solutions.
Lead component and module level software unit, integration testing.
Build a robust management system for test resource allocation including but not limited to test space, robots, servers, and test equipment.
Represent software team for any product test strategy discussions with system test and manufacturing teams.
Participate in system-level issue triage discussions and support root cause investigation and bug fix testing.
Provide guidance and training on test tools and processes for automated testing to be executed across multiple sites.
Work cooperatively with R&D, Quality, Manufacturing, Regulatory, Clinical, Marketing and Project Management to ensure project success as a leader on the team.
Identify and support the creation of or improvements to procedures, policies, processes, systems, and technology.
Support and execute segments of complex product development to advance projects through the design /development/launch process.
Contribute to product development from concept through release.
Deliver high quality results with passion, energy, and drive to meet business priorities.
What you will need:
Bachelor's in Computer Engineering/Computer Science or related discipline. Advanced degree preferred.
6+ years of professional experience in testing end-to-end complex real-time firmware and software solutions.
Experience in unit and integration level testing, automated regressing testing.
Demonstrated experience in building automated software test framework and scalable test solutions.
Experience with Agile, concurrent engineering, other rapid software application development methods.
Demonstrated ability to implement testing best practices including test design and requirements traceability, validation of test support infrastructure, static and dynamic testing, white/gray/black-box testing, boundary value test, stress test, hardware and software coverage test, test metrics and measurements, etc.
Experience in Software Development Life Cycle processes
Knowledge of Application Lifecycle Management /Traceability tools (e.g. JIRA, JAMA).
Knowledge of regulatory and compliance standards applied to the SDLC (e,g. IEC 62304, ISO 14971, IEC 60601-1).
Demonstrated leadership in decision making when presented with ambiguous or limited data.
Excellent organizational & communication skills and attention to detail.
Software testing experience in medical device or healthcare industry preferred.
MATLAB, Python, or other scripting languages experience preferred.
Motor Controls and Robotics experience preferred.
Testing experience with middleware and application software running on top of Linux RTOS, VxWorks, or other real-time OS preferred.
Cybersecurity threat surfaces and vulnerability assessment, penetration testing experience preferred.
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