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
Enablers. People who empower teams and enable them to seek out the hard projects and challenge the status quo to build better solutions and processes.
Strategists. Leaders who can see the forest through the trees and make strategic recommendations to help the business grow
Collaborators. Relationship-savvy people who intentionally make and strengthen connections with both internal partners and external contacts.
Achievers. Change agents who strive to accomplish tasks and are constantly driven to do more.
Purpose-driven Visionaries: People who thrive when they have a mission that matters: Making Stroke History.
What You Will Do
As a Senior Manager in our new products PMO, you will inspire and mentor a team of project/program managers to create high-functioning project teams and develop innovative and best-in-class products to our customers. You will efficiently manage team workflow to support a wide range of projects in development phases ranging from early feasibility to commercialization. You will partner with cross-functional leaders to develop comprehensive product development and lifecycle plans and drive alignment with business objectives. You build bridges and negotiate solutions, influencing and communicating within and outside your team, driving decisions across all levels of the organization. You will be contributing to the standardization of the project management best practices and seeking opportunities to harmonize processes and systems across programs. Your professional development is our key investment; we expect you to grow your talents while learning and applying project and program management principles, stroke treatment techniques, and organizational best practices to ensure we deliver the best products to our customers.
You MUST have:
A bachelor's degree in engineering or related technical field
At least 5 years regulated industry experience
At least 3 years people management experience
A sense of urgency in driving projects and desire to set ambitious goals and work aggressively to help teams meet project schedule
The ability to analyze complex situations, distill issues, develop insights, challenge the status quo, and synthesize recommendations
Competence in using negotiation and excellent interpersonal communications skills to gain consensus and defend decisions across the organization vertically and horizontally
We would prefer you to ALSO have:
A master's degree in an engineering or technical field, and/or business administration
5+ years medical device industry experience
A PMP(R) certification
Proven experience strategically establishing, developing, and growing a technical function
Extensive knowledge of 21 CFR 820.30 - Design Controls and ISO 13485 section 7.3 - Design and Development
Experience with using and/or administering Project Portfolio Management (PPM) software
A track record of contributing to successful medical device product introduction including at least one significant program from proof-of-concept through pilot production
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