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.
The Electromagnetic Compatibility Testing Technician serves a key role in making healthcare better at Stryker by testing new and existing medical devices to show compliance to Global Product Safety Standards. The EMC Technician will have an opportunity to showcase their skills and knowledge by developing in-house testing capabilities as well as overseeing projects to meet the global product safety standards.
Who we want
Analytical problem solvers. People who go beyond just fixing to identify root causes, evaluate optimal solutions, and recommend comprehensive upgrades to prevent future issues.
Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, data, and insights to drive continuous improvement in functions.
Quality oriented developers. Keeping the customer and requirements squarely in focus, people who deliver safe and robust solutions.
Self-directed initiators. People who take ownership of their work and need no prompting to drive productivity, change, and outcomes.
What you will do
Operate and maintain all internal EMC equipment including 10-meter chamber
Direct, build, and adapt setup and test equipment based on product test needs. (May initiate recommendations for new equipment designs and solutions to observed test problems)
Execute and document product safety testing in house
Travel to outside testing laboratories to witness and execute Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) tests
Work closely with engineers to set up the Compliance lab to achieve data acceptance program (DAP) certification and manage testing needs based on project demands
Oversee projects, as necessary, to ensure products meet the ever-changing global product safety standards
Independently troubleshoot test failures and communicate details to Compliance engineers
Update and maintain test protocols and procedures as applicable
Maintain calibration of all gauges in the approval's lab
Evaluate and purchase test equipment and software for the laboratory
Maintain a clean and orderly lab
What you need:
High school diploma required
Associates degree in engineering or electrical technology or iNARTE EMC technician certification preferred.
3+ years of experience testing, EMC, Soldering experience, or related experience required
Experience working in ISO 13485 Quality Management Systems preferred
Knowledge of basic electrical circuits and basic EMC testing concept preferred
Knowledge and experience with electrical measurement equipment preferred. (Oscilloscope, Function Generator, Multi-Meter).
Use of safety glasses is required in designated areas
Closed toe/heel shoes required to be worn on the production floor and R&D labs
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