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.
Self-directed imitators. People who take ownership of their work and need no prompting to drive productivity, change, and outcomes.
Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, data and insights to drive continuous improvement in functions.
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. People who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.
What you will do:
The Senior Software Test Engineer will drive defect prevention throughout the software development lifecycle as well as create and execute software test plans to assure new or modified applications meet the company quality goals and expectations. This position will provide input into the quality processes with the goal of continually improving the effectiveness and efficiency of testing within the Software Test team.
Active collaboration & participation within software development teams
Review and analyze software requirements with system engineers, designers, and developers to ensure the requirements are clear and testable.
Participate in software design reviews.
Create, review, and execute manual and/or automated test cases to verify the correct functionality, usability, performance and reliability of systems and applications as part of the product pipeline.
Under supervision, create test strategy and test designs.
Create and execute test plans with minimal supervision to verify adherence to the company's development process and software requirement specifications.
Creates clearly documented bug reports for anomalies found during test procedures. Verify bug fixes and document results.
Document and communicate testing activities and results. Provide regular progress reports.
Assist in test planning and risk analysis activities.
Engage/Collaborate with cross-functional teams. Works closely with development and support groups to facilitate software releases.
Directly responsible for due dates, metrics, etc.
Independently determines and develops approach to solutions.
Own and lead small scale projects/initiatives. Demonstrate ability to improve small scale procedures and processes.
May periodically lead and train less experienced employees.
What you need:
B.S. of Engineering with 2 or more years of experience or Master of Science.
Knowledge of C++ and Python preferred.
Experience in a regulated software development environment desirable.
Demonstrated experience using Windows, Microsoft Office, and Outlook
Experience with defect tracking systems preferred
Demonstrated experience in the following: software testing methods, test case development, and software development practices.
Strong aptitude and interest in manual/automated system and software testing required.
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