Stryker Project Manager in Gurugram, India

Position : Project Manager/Sr. Project Manager

1.1 Job Title: Project Manager/Sr. Project manager

This person will have the complete ownership of managing the project, it’s resources, budgets and project timelines. The Role demands proven project management skills. He / She needs to frequently Interface with cross functional divisional counterparts and all stakeholders in US/Europe and vendor base elsewhere working towards product development – the team and stakeholders are located locally and at international locations mainly in US/Europe

1.2 Reports to: Manager R&D

1.3 Roles and Responsibilities

  • Independently and timely execution of complete project deliverables.

  • Ensure continual improvement in quality, delivering higher value services.

  • Participate in the entire NPD process including concept designing, supplier selection, testing, design finalization, Verification and Validation activities.

  • Utilise advanced project management tools and skills to plan and manage projects, including preparing budget proposals, project plan, resource requirements etc.

  • Utilize advanced knowledge of divisional products to develop innovative solutions that satisfy customer needs – internal or external.

  • Lead cross-functional project team, frequently collaborating with R&D, Advanced Operations, Independent Reviewer, Marketing, RA/QA and Quality services.

  • Communicate effectively with all Customers, Stakeholders and project teams in delivering on Project Lead responsibilities.

  • Create project timelines with inputs from all stakeholders and monitor the progress of the project.

  • Ensure all project deliverables are executed per the requirements of divisional Design control procedure and adhere to the agreed upon timelines.

  • Manage creation of DIOVVs, risk analysis, dFMECA, CQAs, Test plan and other deliverables.

  • Build productive and collaborative internal/external professional relationships across Divisions & GQO functions

  • Act as R&D representative during interaction with project team and upper management, including DFM activities with AO & production vendors.

  • Mentor other engineers on the team in areas of project management best practices.

  • Interface with US/European surgeons to gather user needs and for subsequent evaluation/cadaveric validation.


Technical Skill Set

  • Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills

  • Project Management and Documentation.

  • Demonstrated ability to lead complex product development initiatives within tight timelines – completed at least 1 NPD project from concept through release.

  • Applied knowledge of project Management tools e.g. Microsoft Project, SharePoint, etc.

  • PMP certification preferred.

  • Basic of Windchill, Pro/e Creo, 3D modelling, Prototyping, GD&T as per ASME Y14.5 etc.

  • Extensive exposure to manufacturing processes and inspection methods.

  • Very good understanding of at least one of T&E, Recon, Medical or Instruments design control procedures – For internal applicants.

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

  • Proven experience working with global teams with excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.

  • Travel – up to 20-30%.

  • Awareness about ISO13485 and International standards, and norms

  • Knowledge of Change Control Procedures and NPD Processes

  • Reviewing technical documents

1.4 Desired Profile

The successful applicant should have an excellent mechanical engineering background, good attention to detail, be self-motivated and effective in a team environment under a high work load with multiple responsibilities


  • BE/B.Tech/ME/M. Tech in Mechanical Engineering


  • Minimum 8+ years of experience for Project Manager and 10+ years for Sr. Project Manager: 8+ years and should have delivered at least 1 NPD project.

  • Preferable 2 years of experience in medical device industry.

  • Minimum 2 years in similar role of product development.


  • Should be ready to travel to divisions as required.

  • Effective interpersonal communications skills.

  • Highly developed analysis and problem solving skills


Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: None

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