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 one of the World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine. Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting stryker.com
What you will do
The Project Engineer performs implant and instrument design work, leads small projects, and actively participates on multi-functional teams to advance assigned projects through the design/development process through launch to the market.
Interface with surgeons to gather input for design and evaluation of new products.
Utilize knowledge of surgical procedures to develop innovative solutions that satisfy customer needs.
Under minimal supervision, works with R&D, Quality, Manufacturing, Regulatory, Clinical, Marketing and Project Management to ensure project success.
Under minimal supervision designs, develops, modifies, evaluates and verifies mechanical components for medical devices.
Quickly process and assimilate procedures, policies, processes, systems, and technology required.
Participate in and lead, as applicable, design reviews.
Works on complex problems, applying advancing experience and learnings.
Demonstrates ownership and prioritizes work with minimal supervision.
Works as key member of the team, collaborating with others and solidifying relationships.
Demonstrate advanced understanding of customer needs and design inputs.
Demonstrate proficiency with product's intended use and clinical procedures.
Learn how the financial models are constructed.
Follow fundamental industry standards, design requirements and test strategies which apply to regulatory requirements.
Independently create or refine engineering documentation, such as the Design History file.
Follow R&D procedure like design controls and risk management, per the Quality Management System.
Under minimal supervision, research, design, develop, modify, and verify components/modules for medical devices.
Translate design inputs to engineering specifications and produce sub-system level designs.
Develop and analyze solutions, prototyping one or more options to provide proof of concept.
Apply fundamental and some advanced concepts, practices and procedures for problem solving.
Prepare and review information for invention disclosures and patent applications.
What you need:
Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical or Masters in related discipline
2+ years of work experience.
Provides medium engineering skills.
Working knowledge and understanding of mechanical engineering practices and design principles.
Moderate technical ability to create engineering drawings and models, applying GD&T and CAE tools.
Demonstrated ability to apply knowledge of materials and manufacturing processes to product design.
Good technical communication skills to communicate basic plans and technical information to team members.
Moderate experience with a parametric CAD package, (ProE, Creo or SolidWorks preferred).
Receives a medium level of supervision.
Provides basic strategic and moderate tactical input.
Responsible for small projects.
Basic project management skills.
Familiarity with design controls within a regulated industry.
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