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.
Challengers - People who seek out the hard projects and work to find just the right solutions.
Teammates - Partners who listen to ideas, share thoughts and work together to move the business forward.
Initiative - People who take ownership of deliverables, seek out opportunities and drive projects to completion
Problem Solving - People who can take on complex problems and make data based decisions
Communication - People who can communicate project progress, data analysis and conclusions effectively
Responsibility - People who see things through to completion and take personal accountability for end results
What you will do
As a Senior Human Factors Engineer, you will be involved in supporting our commercial devices and NPI projects. You will be responsible for characterizing the situations under which our devices are used, performing gap assessments between anticipated use and real-world use, supporting complaint investigations, participating in voice of customer activities and supporting usability testing. This position will partner cross-functionally with a goal of optimizing the customer experience.
You will make regular use of problem-solving tools to support test method development, design validation, risk assessment and design reviews. You will be responsible for planning and execution of human factors evaluation activities, and developing strategies to appropriately integrate usability testing into the design control process.
NV products push the boundaries of technology to meet ever increasing product performance requirements, making the goal of assessing and demonstrating safety, performance, and compliance an exciting challenge.
What you need
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Science or similar field
4+ years of experience in a technical role
2+ years of experience in Medical Devices
Experience in Human Factors Engineering
Experience in Design Control and/or Risk Management 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