Stryker Senior Design Engineer, Neurovascular in Fremont, California

Senior Design Engineer, Vascular

Who we want

Strategic thinkers . Creates alternative ways to proceed. Faced with any given scenario, can quickly spot the relevant patterns and issues.

Achievers. Thrives on accomplishing tasks and constantly driven to do more.

Communicators . Articulates well and expresses ideas effectively.

Collaborators. Collaborates and builds relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

Teammates . Supports, encourages, and inspires others.

What you’ll do

Design, validate and bring new products to market. Specifies precise new product functional requirements; designs, tests and integrates components to produce final designs; and evaluates the design's overall effectiveness, cost, reliability and safety. Designs, develops, executes and evaluates fitness-for-use testing, product specifications and process validation plans; creates and reviews material part specifications and bills of materials. Collaborates with internal manufacturing partners, contract manufacturers, designers and product specialists to optimize designs for manufacturability. Utilizes CAD (Computer Aided Design) or CAE (Computer Aided Engineering) systems to model new designs and produce detailed engineering drawings.

  • Successfully contributes to project teams typically including the following activities: product design and development, materials and/or product testing, preparation of specifications, process capability studies, research investigations (animal and clinical studies), protocol and report preparation.

  • Works independently to plan and schedule own activities necessary to meet project timelines.

  • Designs and coordinates standard engineering tests and experiments. Summarizes, analyzes, and draws conclusions from test results. Prepares test reports/documentation to communicate results to technical community.

  • Performs troubleshooting on new products/process problems as related to design, material, or process.

  • Trains and provides work direction to R&D technicians.

  • Works cooperatively with, quality, manufacturing, regulatory, clinical, and marketing to ensure project success.

  • Interfaces with Physicians/Cath Lab personnel to obtain feedback on concepts and performance of new devices.

  • Invents/ creates concepts and designs for new products/processes and submits idea disclosures.

This job requires a B.S. degree in mechanical, materials science or biomedical engineering and a minimum of 2 or more years’ experience.

M.S. is preferred and may be applicable towards years’ experience

Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: Up to 25%

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. 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.

Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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