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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.
The Systems Engineer is responsible for the addition of new configurable product lines to our CPQ system and maintenance of existing configurable product lines. You will work with the R&D, Marketing, Production, and Field-based project teams to gather requirements for the quoting logic that you will then translate into CPQ rules, constraints, user interface elements, Sales BOMs, and Manufacturing BOMs which guide Sales Representatives, Customer Support teams, and Production teams to sell and produce products that reflect the marketing intent and the engineering rules which have been released. The Senior System Engineer will also use his or her production configuration experience and expertise to play an integral role in defining the global Configure-to-Order architecture collaborating with a global, cross-divisional, and cross-functional project team.
Who we need:
Analytical problem solvers. People who go beyond just fixing to identify root causes, evaluate optimal solutions, and recommend comprehensive upgrades to prevent future issues.
Dedicated achievers. Relentless about quality, people who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.
Curious learners. Engineers who seek out cutting-edge research and information to expand and enhance their ability to design medical devices.
Goal-oriented developers. Keeping the customer and system requirements squarely in focus, people who deliver safe and robust solutions.
User-focused creators. Engineers who design with the user in mind, developing software that helps change patients' lives.
What you will do:
Requirement gathering, development, testing, documentation, implementation, and maintenance of Oracle CPQ Product Configuration, Commerce, Document Designer, and Pricing Functions focusing on the addition of new product lines to an existing Oracle CPQ Cloud implementation
Update existing and creates new SAP Variant Configurations to generate accurate manufacturing bills of materials
Provides Tier 2 and Tier 3 support for end-user support cases related to Oracle CPQ and SAP Variant Configurator manufacturing bill of material rules
Revise existing Oracle CPQ Cloud implementation to function with upcoming Oracle CPQ Cloud version upgrades
Consult with Sales, Marketing, Production, and R&D Project managers on specific product line needs
Build a strong understanding of the Communications Business Unit product lines and commercial processes (including sales, marketing, and other associated functions) and applies this understanding to Oracle CPQ development
Work with internal IT Groups and external consultants on defining system enhancements
Perform research on software solutions to meet product commercialization goals
Participate in product design meetings and reviews
Develop product configuration prototypes
Lead in the analysis of software requirements
Lead the architecture design of the addition of new product lines to Oracle CPQ
Prepare documents to meet project, regulatory, and IT change processes
Provide technical direction and feasibility as required for projects
Provide input to other departments for appropriate training on systems and product configurations
Training and mentoring of staff system engineers and other teams such as operations, installation, and project engineering.
Design software features of moderate to high complexity
Support software integration features with CPQ, CRM, commercial ERP, and manufacturing ERP systems
Participate in the verification and validation of software solutions, including preparation and execution of test scripts
Provide inputs into development time estimates regarding own deliverables, and deliverables assigned to others
Enhance global relationships to find efficient implementation strategies, share knowledge and cross-train on commercial systems
Track own project progress and reports status, issues, and roadblocks to the responsible R&D project manager for a new product launch
Monitor progress of staff system engineers
Remain up to date on latest software development technologies and methodologies.
Share industry best practices around Configure-to-Order system and business processes
Drive continuous process improvement activities and initiatives
Independence and authority to perform required tasks to ensure all provisions of the quality system are met
Perform other tasks needed to achieve goals and objectives of the position, department, and company
What you will need:
6+ years of relevant experience
Experience developing CPQ solutions in Oracle CPQ (BigMachines)
Strong Oracle CPQ BML and BMQL skills. C++, Java Scripting, HTML/XHTML, and SQL skills
Excellent knowledge of Product Configuration & Rules, Commerce Process, Document Designer and Pricing functionality of Oracle CPQ Cloud
Experience building manufacturing bills of material using SAP Variant Configurator
Experience implementing Oracle CPQ product configurations using System Configuration is preferred
Demonstrated understanding of commercial processes and manufacturing processes including Assemble-to-Order and the differentiation between Sales BOMs and Manufacturing BOMs
Experience administering Oracle CPQ Cloud
Prior experience integrating Oracle CPQ with Salesforce.com, Oracle EBS, and SAP ERP systems
Excellent Project Management skills
Excellent analytical skills
Effective interpersonal communication skills.
Must be analytical and have good problem solving skills.
Must be detail-oriented.
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university in the areas of Computer Science, System Engineering, or an equivalent field of study
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