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Why join Stryker?
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Our benefits include bonuses; commissions; healthcare; insurance benefits; retirement programs; stock based plans; paid time off plans; family and parenting leaves; tuition reimbursement; wellness programs; onsite fitness centers and cafeterias; discount purchase programs; and service and performance awards – not to mention various social and recreational activities.
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.
Customer-oriented achievers. Engineers with an unparalleled work ethic and customer-focused attitude who bring value to their partnerships.
Charismatic networkers. Relationship-savvy people who intentionally make connections with both internal partners and external contacts.
Challengers & Influencers. People who constantly challenge themselves and each other to achieve more & to win the right way.
Teammates. Partners who listen to ideas, share thoughts, and work together to move the business forward.
What you will do
As part of the Endoscopy Quality team, customers and patients are at the heart of everything we do. Our Senior Quality Engineers maintain our brand of high-quality products. In this role, you will:
Manage several products and be accountable for ensuring high quality and urgent customer support.
Troubleshoot and root cause issues tied to high levels of complaints and update the design to improve product safety, reliability, or performance. Develop, test, and implement design changes as well as coordinate with suppliers and manufacturing to ensure smooth implementation.
Statistically trend post-market data to help solve any technical issues that arise from the field.
Conduct Risk Assessments by working with current product quality data, FDA MAUDE database, and other sources to find issues with currently marketed products and assess clinical risk to customers and patients.
Visit customer sites to observe OR workflow, surgical procedures, and products in use to support timely quality investigation support
Be an ambassador for the customer by providing input to new product development from post-market experience
Support Quality Systems initiatives and non-conformances as it relates to quality product issues.
What you need
Bachelor's degree in Engineering required
2+ years of experience required
Engineering degree in Electrical, Mechatronics or Mechanical.
3-5 years of related experience in R&D/design, design assurance, usability/human factors, quality, systems engineering
Hands-on engineering experience with software or hardware
Root cause analysis and troubleshooting experience
Commitment to excellence and high standards.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Strong organizational, problem-solving, root cause and analytical skills.
Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.
Proven ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines.
Good judgment with the ability to make timely and sound decisions.
Acute attention to detail.
Hybrid Role: You will need to live within commuting distance to our San Jose, CA office. You will need to be in the office 3 days a week, but you will have the flexibility to work from home on the other days.
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