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Why join Stryker?
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Our benefits include bonuses; commissions; healthcare; insurance benefits; retirement programs; stock based plans; paid time off plans; family and parenting leaves; tuition reimbursement; wellness programs; onsite fitness centers and cafeterias; discount purchase programs; and service and performance awards – not to mention various social and recreational activities.
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.
Detail-oriented process improvers. Critical thinkers who naturally see opportunities to develop and optimize work processes - finding ways to simplify, standardize and automate.
Data managers. People who enjoy compiling, organizing and consolidating large volumes of data and reports.
Data translators. Highly effective communicators who can transform data findings into recommendations to compose reports and executive level presentations.
Meticulous documenters. Detail-oriented people who enjoy maintaining meticulous documentation of reports, metrics, proposals, and presentations.
WHAT YOU WILL DO:
The Tools Administrator will assist in the ongoing adaptation and deployment of new tools such as Jira, Jama and MagicDraw.
The administrator will work closely with functional leaders, organizational units, and subject matter experts to identify develop and deploy new business processes. This role is part administrator, part quality analyst and part trainer.
The Administrator will be responsible for executing on the day-to-day configuration, support, maintenance and improvement of the tools, qualification of the tools and associated processes.
The Administrator will manage the relationship with the software vendors and be responsible for documenting and updating internal processes and procedures, in relation to these software tools, for the quality system.
Administrative owner of the tools such as Jama software requirements management tool, Jira (Atlassian) project and issue tracking software and MagicDraw visual modeling tool.
Work independently with members of the business to define and document the scope of new development requirements in an Agile environment.
A demonstrated ability to understand and articulate complex requirements
Ability to critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to a general understanding, and distinguish user requests from the underlying true needs
Ability to assess the impact of new requirements on all upstream and downstream applications, systems and processes
Work with our management team to establish suitable processes to support administrative, development, and change management activities
Document standards, guidelines, templates, and best practice procedures for both administrators and users of the system.
Perform and own tasks including, but not limited to:
User account maintenance
Create filters and custom reports or dashboards for each project, as needed.
Customize workflows for multiple projects and maintain configuration of the tools.
Manage release cycles and validate the software tools.
Upgrade, backup, and baseline the project folders within each software tool.
Work closely with Quality engineering team for compliance.
Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines, handle and prioritize simultaneous requests, and manage laterally and upwards
Creative and analytical thinker with strong problem-solving skills
Must demonstrate exceptional verbal and written communication skills
Must demonstrate ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization
WHAT YOU NEED:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related field is preferred.
AT LEAST (4)+ years of experience as a Tools Administrator or relevant experience is required.
Knowledge of Jama, Jira or MagicDraw tools' workflows, and permission schemes is preferred.
NICE TO HAVES:
Understanding of engineering lifecycle phases and design control processes is preferred.
Experience validating third party tools to comply with Quality Management system and to follow FDA guidance is preferred.
Knowledge of System Modeling, Requirement Management and Test Management best practices when working with multiple concurrent programs is preferred.
Previous experience working in a SCRUM or Agile environment preferred
Previous software development experience is preferred
Experience with software and hardware defect tracking processes is preferred.
Ability to communicate and work with external software vendors is preferred.
Ability to work independently and manage priorities on multiple tasks is required.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills is required.
Ability to work in a regulated environment in compliance to ISO 13485 and 21 CFR 820 is preferred.
Proven ability to design and implement new processes and facilitate user adoption.
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