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. People who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.
Persuasive influencers. People who understand market positioning and can use their relationship skills and depth of knowledge to secure buy-in, cooperation, and loyalty.
Hard-working winners. Confident, competitive and results-oriented salespeople who create a track record of success.
Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, information, use cases, and industry analyses to develop best practices.
Analytical problem solvers. People who go beyond just fixing to identify root causes, evaluate optimal solutions, and recommend comprehensive upgrades to prevent future issues
What you will do:
Drive the establishment of a coherent Clinical Evidence strategy throughout the new product development cycle and fostering alignment with adjacent complex processes (Marketing strategy and claims, regulatory strategy, clinical research strategy, testing strategy).
Designing compliant and sustainable literature search strategies, and performing complex literature queries to retrieve published clinical data,
Identifying, appraising, and analyzing all relevant (clinical, PMS, marketing, and testing data) from multiple sources and formats and create a comprehensive scientific review, including in depth statistical analyses, risk management cross-check and descriptive analyses, following complex and rigorous methodologies.
Analyzing the current medical and scientific trends in the clinical State of the Art on a broad variety of specialized indications and techniques.
Based on a detailed and up-to-date understanding of US, European and Australian regulatory requirements, and expectations, elaborate, and defend, with the Medical Expert, a conclusion on the overall risk-benefit statement.
Identify unanswered questions and residual risks in the Clinical Evidence, and design Post Market Clinical Follow Up activities in collaboration with Clinical Research to address these questions.
Defining and developing Clinical Evaluation and analysis methodologies to adapt to a complex and quickly evolving regulatory and scientific framework.
Supporting Marketing in the creation and review of collateral and promotional material to ensure alignment of messaging and claims to regulatory compliance, scientific accuracy, and clinical evidence with the Medical Experts, helping to define, plan, and initiate clinical studies and in vitro tests together with all stakeholders from Clinical Research, R&D, Biomechanics and Regulatory.
What you need:
Education: University degree (PhD, Master's or equivalent) in a field related to the life sciences or a relevant medical engineering field (biology, physiology, biomaterials, biomedical engineering or similar).
Experience: 5 to 10 years of experience in Scientific or Medical Writing, and/or relevant academic or clinical research experience (PhD, Post-doc)
Experience in clinical or regulatory affairs preferred
Experience with orthopedic or trauma devices preferred
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