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.
Software Enthusiast. People who can come up creative design for complex software program and seek out the tough bugs to fix.
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
In this role, you will lead the design and development of new computer and robot-assisted surgery systems, technologies, and applications to support Stryker's strategic long term product development roadmap. You will perform system design, integration, design review, verification and validation of multidisciplinary systems, technologies and feasibility efforts including robotics system, embedded software, electronics, mechanisms, cutting systems and surgical navigation systems to deliver robotic-assisted orthopedics solutions. You will also will work in close collaboration with Program Management, Quality Assurance, Marketing, Advanced Operations and Global Quality teams for Stryker customers.
You will contribute to product development from concept through release.
You will participate in creating, analyzing, and proving System Error and Performance Budgets for the robotics system.
You will develop control algorithms to support our next generation of robotics system.
You will develop kinematic and dynamic modeling of a robotic arm.
You will develop prototype and production grade software.
You will design and implement complex systems including system architectural design, relevant design documentation, test planning and execution.
You will generate innovative technologies and solutions and submit invention disclosures.
You will travel as necessary for project design meetings, supplier meetings, and professional meetings.
You will collaborate with R&D, Quality, Manufacturing, Regulatory, Clinical, Marketing and Project Management to ensure project success as a leader on the team.
You will identify and support the creation of or improvements to procedures, policies, processes, systems, and technology.
You will support and execute segments of complex product development to advance projects through the design /development/launch process.
You will deliver high quality results with passion, energy and drive to meet business priorities.
What You Need
Bachelor's degree in a related field required. Master's or PhD highly desired.
4+ years of related industry experience
Real-time programming in C or C++ highly preferred
Experience with advanced control systems of robotic or haptic devices.
Experience in robotic modeling including kinematics and dynamics
Modeling and simulation languages e.g. MATLAB/Simulink
Familiarity with a variety of sensor, actuator, motor and controller technologies
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