Stryker Senior Project Engineer in Allendale, New Jersey

Requisition ID 31652BR

Job Title Senior Project Engineer

Group Orthopaedics

Division Spine

Business Unit SRD

Business Function Research and Development

Country United States

State/Province NJ

City Allendale

Employment Category Full Time

Percent Travel Required Up to 20%

Shift 1st

About Stryker

Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with its customers, is driven to make healthcare better. The company offers innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. More information is available at www.stryker.com All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We are an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Job Description / Information

The Senior Project Engineer performs complex implant and instrument design work, leads large projects, and actively participates on multi functional teams to advance assigned projects through the design/development process though launch to the market.

  • The primary focus of this position will be sustaining Engineering and Post-Market Support

  • Interface with surgeons to gather input for design and evaluation of new products.

  • Utilize advanced knowledge of surgical procedures to develop innovative solutions that satisfy customer needs.

  • Actively participate on cross-functional design teams and lead large projects.

  • Model and detail implant and instrumentation designs utilizing ProE software.

  • Develop prototypes and test protocols, and execute testing for design verification and validation.

  • Utilize and manage Design Controls.

  • Develop and manage work plans and timeliness within the scope of assigned projects.

  • Set direction and manage engineers within the scope of assigned projects.

  • Mentor engineers in best practices, industry trends, and other engineering skills.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 4 year degree (plus a minimum of 5 years experience required), or advanced degree

  • 5 to 10 years of product design experience, medical device industry preferred.

  • Receives a low level of supervision.

  • Provides moderate strategic and moderate tactical input.

  • Provides advanced engineering skills.

  • Responsible for large projects.

  • Moderate project management skills.

  • Very Good technical communication skills / good general communication skills.

  • Familiarity with design controls within a regulated industry.

  • High experience with a parametric CAD package, ProE preferred.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability