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 the #5 World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine. Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting stryker.com
Why engineering at Stryker?
At Stryker we are dedicated to improving lives, with a passion for researching and developing new medical device products. As an engineer at Stryker, you will be proud of the work that you will be doing, using cutting-edge technologies to make healthcare better. Here, you will work in a supportive culture with other incredibly talented and intelligent people, creating industry-leading medical technology products. You will also have growth opportunities as we have a culture that supports your personal and professional development.
Under supervision, constructs, assembles, and repairs equipment and/or prototype products
Will build experimental apparatus, instrumentation or systems of moderate complexity.
Will construct and inspect components and/or subassemblies of experimental apparatus or prototype model.
Will submit periodic reports to supervisor on assigned topics.
Will be required to comply with documentation procedures.
Will work from engineering schematics and/or verbal instructions.
Can perform basic tasks independently
Coordinates with Sr./Staff Technicians and or direct manager on priority scheduling
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Demonstrated ability to operate small hand tools (e.g. pliers, screwdrivers, hammer, wrenches, etc.), power tools and common test equipment (e.g. data loggers, strip recorders, micrometers, etc.)
Intermediate math and technical writing skills
Electrical/mechanical problem solving skills
Interpersonal communication skills
3+ years related technical experience
Heavy work: Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects.
The ability to work with small objects and/or component parts.
Must have very good visual acuity and demonstrate fine motor skills.
Must be able to use common office equipment (e.g. calculator, PC, etc.).
Coordination of eye, hand and foot movement with an ability to grasp by hand and meet cognitive demands to include visual and auditory discrimination / memory, reading ability and memory retention ability.
Must be able to observe and correct minute inconsistencies (e.g. in the written word, in component parts, etc.)
Must be able to follow and explain detailed instruction and inspection procedures.
Advanced data analysis to ensure accuracy.
Must be able to resolve complex testing and/or equipment issues using independent judgement
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