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.
We are looking for enthusiastic, passionate engineers that want to work with the best of the best to grow our Interventional Spine business. If you are the type of person that enjoys extraordinary challenges, aggressive personal and professional growth, and working with an all-star team, we welcome you to apply for this position!
As a Senior Mechanical Design Engineer on our Ablation team, you will be asked to apply sound engineering practices while designing new products and technologies used in surgery. Staying close to our customers and collecting valuable insights into product performance and features will be critical to success. You will have an active role in everything from brainstorming new concepts to commercialization and manufacturing scale-up; design engineers anchor our New Product Development (NPD) team!
Come work for a top Gallup employer with a reputation amongst Fortune 500 companies for cutting-edge products and aspirational business performance, and help propel the medical device industry forward!
What You Will Do:
Determine and ensure the use of specific design approaches and parameters and will conduct feasibility studies on new designs
Ensures that sound application of engineering principles, practices and procedures are being used and design intent is being achieved
Analyze products and processes to establish operating data, ensure experimental tests are conducted, and evaluate the results
Select components and equipment based on analysis of specifications, reliability and regulatory requirements
Aid in the development process by ensuring designs are cost efficient, manufacturable, and are reliable
Assist in evaluating vendor capability to support development
Submit periodic reports on assigned topics to their supervisor
Interact telephonically and in person with customers to resolve product issues
May be assigned to the engineering efforts of a specific product or product line
May coordinate the activities of 1 or more employees
Participates in project planning and estimating activities on a macro (e.g. block diagram from project start to finish) down to a micro level (task level on a day by day basis)
Develops requirements, design, and testing strategies according to user needs, internal and external standards, and regulatory requirements
Identifies root causes of issues, determines potential solutions, and evaluates them against requirements
Follows the company's standards for product development and quality process and complies with quality management system procedures
Works closely and collaboratively with other members of the development team in a fast-paced team environment
Responsible for achieving relevant performance, time-to-market objectives, and product and project cost targets, all while achieving product quality goals
What You Need:
2+ years of equivalent experience
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering or related engineering discipline
Must be able to read and interpret complex engineering drawings and have the ability to understand geometrical dimensioning and tolerancing
A genuine passion for engineering design evidenced through both personal and professional accomplishments.
Demonstrated mechanical problem-solving skills
Demonstrated experience with ProE (CREO) or CAD
Familiar with Finite Element Analysis and numerical techniques
Preferred Technical Competencies and Experience:
Competency in design risk analysis (dFMEA)
Medical device design experience or experience in another highly regulated industry
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