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.
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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.
Analytical problem solvers. People who go beyond just fixing to identify root causes, evaluate optimal solutions, and recommend comprehensive upgrades to prevent future issues.
Self-directed initiators. People who take ownership of their work and need no prompting to drive productivity, change, and outcomes.
What you will do
This position requires the person to work on life and performance testing on products such as Neurovascular Stents, embolization coils, Balloon stents, etc. This role requires to conceptualize, develop, perform, and qualify test methods which will quantify the product performance and life. The candidate will work in coordination and guidance with the Automation lead for the Automation Test Lab- ensuring right procedures & practices, embed skills in the assigned staff in a world class Infrastructure.
The individual should be an energetic, highly self-motivated, and detail-oriented Electrical/Mechanical/Mechatronics Engineer. As a part of Automation test lab, one has to be pro-active in finding solutions to the problem and keep going with best foot forward.
These responsibilities cover all phases of development, from brainstorming and evaluating concepts through trouble shooting and support on the floor. In this role, you will:
Work in close coordination with R&D project teams for understanding of product under test, scope of testing and the deliverables, in order to appropriately integrate controls components into overall test setup design.
Review and/or generate technical documentation (e.g., lifecycle documentation, Test Reports, Data logging formats, Technical requirements, etc.) for testing purpose.
Coordinate with Design team for test methods, protocols, conceptualization of test setups, feasibility discussion, detailing etc.
Supervision of test execution and observations with operator and supervisor
Qualification of the test systems or custom designed fixtures/tools before deployment.
Participate in design reviews, feasibility study, installation, and troubleshooting.
Manage individual project schedules and routinely report progress.
Accomplishes organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Plans for specific equipment, material needs depending upon the projection of projects.
Provide inputs on Capex, Opex & budget planning.
Performs other duties as directed.
What you need
Education: Bachelor's/Master's degree in Electrical Engineering/Mechanical Engineering/Mechatronics from an accredited university.
9 + years of product testing. Lab automation equipment experience is a plus.
5 + years exp. with Neurovascular Products such as stents, Catheters, Embolization coils, Guide wires, etc with it's application and performance testing.
Should have worked in test laboratory with various test equipments.
Process oriented and should be aware about the quality processes of lab as per ISO 17025.
Should have work on test data analysis and suitable statistical methods including measurement system analysis.
Conceptual knowledge of mechanical systems - Strain, torsion, noise, vibration, impact, fluid dynamics, Pneumatic system, vision and motion etc.
Understanding of Calibration process and experienced with Gage analysis for any required measurements in the testing.
Experience with statistical tools - minitab is an added advantage.
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