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 the #5 World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine. Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting stryker.com
Why engineering at Stryker?
At Stryker we are dedicated to improving lives, with a passion for researching and developing new medical device products. As an engineer at Stryker, you will be proud of the work that you will be doing, using cutting-edge technologies to make healthcare better. Here, you will work in a supportive culture with other incredibly talented and intelligent people, creating industry-leading medical technology products. You will also have growth opportunities as we have a culture that supports your personal and professional development.
Detail-oriented process improvers. Critical thinkers who naturally see opportunities to develop and optimize work processes - finding ways to simplify, standardize and automate.
Strategic thinkers. People who enjoy analyzing data or trends for the purposes of planning, forecasting, advising, budgeting, reporting, or sales opportunities.
Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, data and insights to drive continuous improvement in functions.
What you will do -
You will provide manufacturing engineering support for the manufacturing process. Stabilize processes, implement new equipment, and set up new efficient, high quality, stable and save processes. This role will ensure compliance to regulation and standards.
Design, document, and improve manufacturing processes and operations that control the safety and efficacy of finished devices.
Conduct qualification, verification, and validation activities for the production of medical devices.
Analyze, troubleshoot and resolve issues relating to the safety, efficacy, quality, cost, or delivery of components and finished devices.
Complete engineering work and contribute to new product development teams and product support, typically including the following activities: technology development, test of materials or products, preparation of specifications, Six Sigma, process study, process improvements, and report preparation.
Design & develop manufacturing equipment in compliance with manufacturing safety (e.g., OSHA & EPA) principles.
Design, procure, and fabricate tooling and fixtures.
Participate in design control efforts related to risk analysis (FMEA) & design reviews.
Preferred: Source component and service suppliers; assess supplier capability and effectiveness.
Train, develop, and/or provide work direction to operators and technicians.
Participate in the identification, implementation, and management of production goals.
Participate on cross-functional project teams. Coordinate, manage, and document project work and progress, and recommend appropriate revisions.
Design and coordinate engineering tests and experiments. Analyze data, draw conclusions, and summarize test results. Communicate results to manager.
Interfaces with product builders or extrusion technicians, production supervisors, and engineers in troubleshooting problems on the production floor.
Participates in project teams typically including one of the following:
Identifying and implementing process/product improvement alternatives to increase/optimize yield, efficiency, throughput, and/or performance.
Designing, performing, and documenting engineering test experiments to evaluate product/process performance.
Designing, developing, testing, and validating equipment and processes; analyzing and interpreting process models and recommending process improvements.
Evaluating external process technologies.
Coordinates with the appropriate suppliers and other external resources needed in developing and implementing process/product improvement plans.
Participates in project planning and scheduling.
Attends and contributes to production core team meetings.
What you need-
Bachelor's degree in Engineering required
4 years' experience required
Knowledge and Capabilities-
Ability to work well with others in a team setting.
Ability to conduct complex statistical, geometric, and mathematical calculations.
Ability to conduct responsibilities substantially free from routine supervision.
Ability to read, understand, create engineering drawings on common engineering software.
Ability to work efficiently on common personal computer hardware and software.
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
Preferred: Proficient in use of Minitab, or similar, statistical software
Demonstrate a primary commitment to patient safety, product quality and compliance with the Stryker, Quality Manual and its governing regulations.
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