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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.
Stryker's Sustainability Solutions Advanced Operations team is seeking to hire a Senior Staff Engineer, Advanced Operations to work on new product introduction process development in Tempe, Arizona.
Who we want-
Self-directed initiators. People who take ownership of their work and need no prompting to drive productivity, change, and outcomes.
Dedicated achievers. People who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.
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-
Provide engineering support and leadership for product and process introductions, ensuring that all activities are completed and documented in accordance with the Stryker product procedures
Ensure quality of process and product as defined in the appropriate operation and material specifications
Lead the specification, development and implementation of manufacturing equipment based on analysis of specifications, reliability and regulatory requirements
Analyze equipment and processes to establish operating data and conduct experimental test and result analysis
Lead and participate in process review meetings
Evaluate process layouts in terms of supporting new process integration while ensuring best utilization of floor space ensuring optimum process flow
Lead and participate in process failure mode and effect analysis (PFMEA), control plan, standard operating procedures (SOP) and production part approval process (PPAP) generation associated with product transfers and launches
Conduct process validations and measurement systems analysis (MSA) studies for new products and new processes
Review and approve validation documentation
Drive and execute effective communication with all stakeholders to enable project success
Identify and support the creation of or improvements to procedures, policies, processes, systems, and technology
Be proficient with and mentor others in usage of industry standards, including design requirements and test strategies per applicable regulations
Lead creation and refinement of engineering documentation
Provide training for manufacturing team members
Ensure adherence to good manufacturing practices (GMP) and safety procedures
What you need-
Bachelor's degree in engineering required
6+ years of experience required
Experience with engineering development, including installation qualification, operational qualification, performance qualification (IQ/OQ/PQ), or equivalent experience required
Good knowledge of manufacturing processes, materials, product and process design required
Ability to read and interpret complex engineering drawings and understand geometrical dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T) required
Strong technical ability to develop and optimize designs to incorporate design for manufacturability (DFM) principles required
Six Sigma Green Belt or higher -highly preferred
Experience in a FDA regulated or medical device and/or biotech field -highly preferred
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