Stryker Physio-Control/Stryker - Sr Electrical Engineer in Redmond, Washington

Requisition ID 29257BR

Job Title Physio-Control/Stryker - Sr Electrical Engineer

Group MedSurg and Neurotech

Division Medical

Business Function Research and Development

Country United States

State/Province WA

City Redmond

Employment Category Full Time

Percent Travel Required Up to 10%

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 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


Member of Product Engineering team developing/maintaining board/system designs and regulatory compliance for current generation of biomedical devices. This person will design and/or lead the design of complex electronic components and circuits to meet the product design requirements and regulatory compliance for existing products. Work includes the design, fabrication, modification, test, and documentation of electronic components, circuits and systems for use in biomedical devices. Works under limited direct supervision in the application of standard principles, theories, concepts, and techniques. Provides solutions to a variety of problems, demonstrates knowledge of current technical and recent advancements and contributes to the product design, or iteration, from planning and concept phase through verification/qualfication. Works well as part of a cross-functional team and provides technical support for the team to solve complex problems.


  • Execute electronic circuit and/or component designs of moderate to complex mixed-signal circuits, including feasibility assessment, part selection, schematics, simulation, performing or guiding PCB layout, board bring-up & test, software integration, design for EMC and manufacturability (DFM).

  • Researches, develops, designs, tests, and documents electrical components, equipment and systems.

  • Recommends design modifications as indicated by analysis, test and usage.

  • Independently determines and develops solutions to solve complex engineering problems.

  • Utilize electronic lab test equipment, such as logic analyzers and oscilloscopes to debug circuit and system issues.

  • Implements and/or reviews engineering documentation of high complexity.

  • Translate system performance and operational specifications into electrical plans, requirements, designs and verification plans and protocols.

  • Conduct root cause analysis and risk analysis, developing and implementing corrective actions.

  • Works with cross-functional teams to reach consensus on difficult system-level tradeoffs to solve issues

  • Directs and/or assists designers at contracted or partner companies and affiliated organizations.

  • Complete and maintain all required quality system training and comply with all quality system procedures.

  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or related discipline or equivalent experience

  • 5 years directly related experience

  • Experience and success with concept-to-production engineering, including high-level design, detailed design, schematic entry, simulation, layout management, prototype assembly logistics, board bring-up, lab debugging, system integration, design verification, and manufacturing handoff.

  • Complete understanding and wide application of technical principle, theories, and concepts in the field of electrical engineering, including but not limited to power supplies, precision low-level analog designs, A/D and D/A converters, battery chargers and monitor circuits, microcontroller/microprocessors, and programmable logic designs.

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, enthusiastic, motivated and self-driven.

  • Time and project management skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities.

  • Experience with eCentral or other product lifecycle management tools.

  • Knowledge of the IEC 60601-x standards.

  • Experience with signal processing, algorithm development, and data analysis.

  • Experience with Cadence SPB, or equivalent, for schematic capture and PCB layout.

  • Experience with circuit simulations tools

  • Proficient with MS Office tools.

  • Experience with electromechanical embedded system design, including packaging for portability and ruggedness

  • Experience with embedded software design

  • Demonstrated understanding of and ability to follow, good electrical development processes.

  • At least three years experience developing products in a regulated industry such as medical or avionics, including demonstrated design experience in safety-critical hardware design.


  • Office and light manufacturing environment requiring significant use of standard office equipment, including computer keyboard, monitor and mouse

  • Position may require some domestic and/or international travel, and extended hours as needed

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