Staff Engineer, Software Development Surgical Robotics Applications
Location: Weston, Florida
Internal Number: R450567
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. Relentless about quality, people who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.
Curious learners. Engineers who seek out cutting-edge research and information to expand and enhance their ability to develop software.
Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, information, use cases, and industry analyses to develop best practices.
What you Will Do:
Are you looking for an opportunity to apply your software engineering talent in an exciting domain that is changing the future of surgery? To join a company ranked #8 on Great Place to Work?
Do you want to work with "amazingly talented high achievers" who are "willing to go above and beyond with a smile on their face" to make the products that "change patients' lives"? To build a rewarding career with an innovative company? Check out our culture and team here: https://bit.ly/2MsHWN0
As a Staff Software Engineer at Stryker, you will design and implement complex concepts and draft design documentation for robotic-assisted surgery products. You will work closely with peers and subject matter gurus to develop market leading software that meets customer and system requirements. You will follow the defined design practices including Agile methodology and use the sound software engineering principles to ensure that the application software products are safe, robust and user friendly.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Work as part of a team using established procedures for Agile Software Development
Independently design and implement complex concepts and maintain existing code in C/C++
Participate in software planning and estimating activities
Provide mentorship and technical guidance to junior engineers
Maintain and improve existing engineering methods and practices
Identify root causes of issues to determine and implement potential solutions
Participate in verification, validation, and documentation activities
What you Need:
BS Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related areas and 5 years of industry experience in professional software development.
Proven domain expertise in software modeling, analysis, and design.
Required Technical Competencies:
Strong fundamentals in algorithms and data structures
Object-oriented programming, analysis, and design
Software testing and verification methodologies, such as dynamic testing, unit and integration testing, and static code analysis
C++ development and experience with software development tools such as compilers, interpreters, programming editors, debuggers, source code control, and defect & requirement management applications
Current working knowledge of principles of computer architecture, operating systems and computer networking
Understanding of common software development lifecycles
Preferred Technical Competencies:
Background in 3D graphics and geometry and skill in the use of homogeneous transformation matrices
Linux-based software development skills;
Experience with software development in a 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