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.
This job will be based at HeartSine's Heron Road facility in Belfast.
The position will be within the HeartSine R&D department. The role will include determining and defining product test requirements, specifications and methodologies, design and implementation of electronics test systems and support for existing products.
We are customer-driven and committed to excellence in defibrillation technology. We are dedicated to reaching our goals under the guidance of high ethics, the development of innovative technology, and through the hiring of talented, motivated individuals. This is an exciting role for the successful candidate, having the opportunity to work within a rapidly growing company. The successful candidate with be joining a dynamic team, producing world class, lifesaving products. Salary will be based on experience with additional company benefits.
Key Areas Of Responsibility
Take ownership of test engineering projects as follows;
Define test requirements, methods and specifications for new products or other development projects
Work with the product design team to incorporate test requirements into the design
Design, develop and implement electronic test systems utilising a combination of off the shelf equipment and custom equipment PCBAs, and components
Liaise with suppliers of equipment or related components as necessary
Generate engineering documentation in compliance with the relevant standards including design control and SDLC as applicable
Attend and contribute to design review meetings
Validate, verify and qualify electronic test systems against their requirements
Work with project management team to identify and assign timelines to key project deliverables
Mentor/support other team members
Product Sustaining/Manufacturing support
Provide technical support as required
Support continuous improvement activities, escalate problems, document and implement solutions as per procedures
Provide engineering documentation, e.g. work instructions, schematics, BoMs, etc
Support validation activities within the manufacturing environment, e.g. pilot or qualification builds, etc
Comply with company training requirements, attend training sessions when required
Provide training to others if required
Maintain engineering documentation and generate new documentation as required
Input to NC, CAPA and risk assessment activities
Any other duties as deemed necessary by Line or Team Managers
Qualifications Knowledge Skills
3rd level qualification in an electronics discipline
A minimum of 2 years' experience of working within an electronics design, development, test or manufacturing environment
Understanding of both analogue and digital electronics
Experience with interfacing electronic hardware or equipment to computer systems
Experience with automated electronics test systems
Experience with electronics verification testing
Exposure to C, C++ or C#
Familiarity with quality management systems
Awareness of risk analysis techniques
Using PCBA schematic and layout packages
Competency with Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and Outlook
Capable of producing high quality technical documentation
Key Competencies needed for this position:
A technically minded proactive individual
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Conscientious with attention to detail
Committed, with willingness to take ownership of a task
Problem solving skills
Able to work individually or within a team and supervise others where necessary
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