Stryker Senior Project Engineer, Advanced Operations in Mahwah, New Jersey

Requisition ID 21556BR

Job Title Senior Project Engineer, Advanced Operations

Group MedSurg and Neurotech

Division CMF

Business Unit Europe

Business Function Engineering

Country United States

State/Province NJ

City Mahwah

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 our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative medical technologies, including reconstructive, medical and surgical, and neurotechnology and spine products to help people lead more active and more satisfying lives. Stryker products and services are available in over 100 countries. 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.

Job Description / Information

  • Support the development and introduction of new orthopedic products. Work extensively with Product Development, Quality and Operations to take a product from design concept through production ramp up.

  • Participate in multifunctional teams, led by a Project Leader / Project Manager and be responsible for defined project deliverables

  • Create and monitor project plans for assigned project deliverables

  • Define, coordinate and execute process development activities for new products

  • Develop and implement manufacturing and inspection strategies

  • Review drawings regarding manufacturing, inspection and assembly feasibility (DFM, DFA, DFI)

  • Calculate and review target- and manufacturing cost to ensure that target costs are met

  • Create process documentation / Device Master Record

  • Conceive, specify and purchase utilities and inspection equipment where necessary

  • Create validation concepts, validation documents, supervise validation activities in shop floor, calculate process capabilities and analyze validation results

  • Qualify and validate inspection method and part specific programs

  • Participate in qualification of utilities

  • Be responsible for NC’s and CAPA’s of new product

  • Prepare and execute Design Transfer reviews

  • Be responsible for change request regarding new product introduction

  • Transfer knowhow from and to manufacturing cells and suppliers in relation with Design Transfer

  • Be a key contact person for R&D, manufacturing cells and suppliers

  • Ad hoc projects as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • B.S in Mechanical Engineering or related engineering discipline with ideally 3-5 years of experience.

  • Self-starter with demonstrated efficient work methods, analytical & problem solving skills and ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment.

  • The individual should enjoy working in a fast paced, dynamic and results orientated team environment.

  • Excellent Interpersonal Skills - able to express ideas and collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary teams.

  • Innovative thinker - should be able to envisage new and better ways of doing things.

  • Excellent analytical skills, ability to plan, organize and implement concurrent tasks.

  • Good knowledge of manufacturing processes, materials, product and process design.

  • Must be able to read and interpret complex engineering drawings and have the ability to understand geometrical dimensioning and tolerancing.

  • Experience in an FDA regulated or regulated industry beneficial.

  • High level of PC Skills required.

  • Excellent attention to detail.

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