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
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 develop software.
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:
Are you looking for an opportunity to apply your software engineering talent in an exciting domain that is changing the future of surgery? To join a company ranked # 1 on Fortune Magazine's 100 Best Companies to Work For Diversity and #8 on Fortune Magazine's 100 Best Companies to Work For?
Do you want to work with "amazingly talented high achievers" who are "willing to go above and beyond with a smile on their face" to make the products that "change patients' lives"? To build a rewarding career with an innovative company? Check out our culture and team here: https://bit.ly/2MsHWN0
As a Principal Software Engineer at Stryker, you will independently design and implement complex systems including application software architecture and the design documentation for robotic-assisted surgery products. You will specialize in various technology domains and evaluate and select new technologies and new platforms. You will train and mentor engineers and work closely with peers to develop market leading software that meets customer and system requirements. You will apply the defined design practices including Agile methodology and use sound software engineering principles to ensure that the application software products are safe, robust and user friendly. You will ensure the established engineering practices be effective and efficient by monitoring the best industry practices and integrating them into the organization.
What You Need
College graduate with a degree focused on (or equivalent in) Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Biomedical Engineering or related fields.
8+ years of experience in professional software development. Combination of education and experience is acceptable.
Expert in C++ coding language in a production environment
Strong core computer science skills such as data structure design, architecture design, and algorithms
Expert in Object-Oriented Analysis and Design
Previous experience in designing and documenting software architecture
Demonstrated experience in algorithms development
Demonstrated expertise with application software best practice
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