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
Who We Want:
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
Collaborative partners: People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, information, use cases, and industry analyses to develop best practices
What You Will Do:
As a Mechanical Test Engineer with Stryker, you will be responsible for developing and executing robust verification and validation test strategies including test systems and application of statistics and risk management techniques to test complete or developmental products and surgical instruments used in joint replacement procedures.
You will review and evaluate project requirements documentation for testability as well as sound technical competence to ensure we are delivering robust products.
You will provide input throughout the new product development process from a test perspective.
You will develop robust verification and validation test strategies to ensure a safe, reliable product is being developed.
You will generate appropriate test protocols/test cases to properly test the product and the corresponding test reports.
You will perform development and/or verification testing.
You will document and track defects found during test execution to ensure proper disposition.
You will develop and implement test systems and fixtures to complete necessary testing.
You will collaborate with other functional areas to ensure a comprehensive test strategy is developed.
What You Need:
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering
0+ years' experience in a design/test engineering environment
Working knowledge of Risk Analysis, Design V&V testing, Root Cause Analysis, Statistics and practical applications
Excellent analytical and systematic problem-solving skills and experience
Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.
Equipment/Process validation experience preferred, with knowledge of GHTF approach to validation
Demonstrated ability to operate small hand tools and test/inspection equipment
MS in Mechanical Engineering
Experience with medical device development and testing
Working knowledge of FDA, ISO, and other regulations and standards
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