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.
Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, data and insights to drive continuous improvement in functions.
Goal-oriented developers. Keeping the customer and requirements squarely in focus, people who deliver safe and robust solutions.
Motivated product launchers. People who bring strategic direction and drive for execution to ensure products are developed and launched with precision.
User-focused creators. People who imagine with the user in mind, developing technology that helps change patients' lives.
What you will do
As a Staff Advanced Quality Engineer (AQE) you will be responsible for leading quality engineering efforts for new product development. You will have the responsibility to drive reliability engineering, human factors engineering, risk management, and design validation, while ensuring compliance to FDA Quality System Regulations and ISO 13485.
You will guide new product development teams through internal quality system requirements to launch new products.
You will lead risk management for projects, including risk analysis and development of sound mitigation strategies.
You will use quality engineering tools, statistical methods, design development methods, process development and control methods, and design verification and validation planning to build quality into new products during development.
You will lead HFE activities to develop intuitive and safe new products.
You will lead design validation efforts to ensure new products meet all customer user needs.
You will support process validation for new product development to ensure long-term product quality.
You will develop and create procedures for incoming, in-process and final inspection of components and finished goods.
You will be the voice of Quality in a cross-functional team.
You will be required to build strong relationships through open communication, respect and trust.
You will evaluate project tangibles for technical competence and compliance to ensure we are delivering robust products.
You may lead NC & CAPA, which require expertise in problem solving and root cause analysis.
What you need
Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent discipline is required
A minimum of 4+ years of experience in a Technical Engineering or Quality Engineering position within an R&D or manufacturing environment
A minimum of 3 years of experience as an AQE or Design Quality Engineer is a distinct advantage
Previous experience in a regulated environment preferred
ASQ CQE, CRE, CSSBB or equivalent course work / experience desirable
Knowledge or certification in GD&T preferred
Proficient understanding of Med Device manufacturing processes
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