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
Engineer - Additive Manufacturing
This role is a great opportunity to work in a state of the art site, working on ground breaking technology. This team are tasked with manufacturing in business growth and have a focus on bringing new technology into the site along with great supporting cost saving initiative projects.
Talents we are looking for:
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.
Curious learners. People who seek out cutting-edge research and information to expand and enhance their ability to develop new ideas into reality.
Goal-oriented developers. Keeping the customer and requirements squarely in focus, people who deliver safe and robust solutions.
User-focused creators. People who imagine with the user in mind, developing technology that helps change patients' lives.
Responsibilities will include:
Ensure quality of process and product as defined in appropriate OS and Material specifications.
Ensure GMPs and system safety.
Participate in FMEA, Control Plan, SOP and PPAP generation associated with product transfers and scale ups.
Support capital acquisition activity from specifying equipment, contract negotiation, Installation and validation.
Provide training for manufacturing team members.
Interface with Materials Science, Design and Quality Assurance departments to provide customer with a quality product in a timely manner.
Validation, Appraisal and support of coating suppliers, machining suppliers and raw material suppliers e.g. Forgings, titanium etc.
Communicate and participate in system and process troubleshooting with support team members and with external agents.
Lead and participate cross functional and cross divisional process improvement initiatives.
Provide engineering support for new Product and new process introduction, ensuring that all activities are completed and documented in accordance with Stryker New product Development Process.
Process validation for products and processes; VP, IQ, OQ, PQ and associated documentation.
Conduct Gauge R&R studies for products and new processes.
Carry out structured problem solving.
Application and development of statistical tools for use in driving continuous improvement projects.
Provision of out-of-hours support to the business as required by management or as mandated by shutdowns and/or equipment failures.
All other duties as assigned.
Knowledge, Skills and Qualifications:
Bachelor Engineering Degree (Mechanical, Production, Electrical, or Industrial). We will also welcome applications from Material Science, Physics and Chemistry
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