Senior Design Engineer

Leesburg, VA
Nov 25, 2021
Dec 06, 2021
Full Time
COVID-19 vaccination requirements Stryker is driven to work together with our customers to make healthcare better. In order to fulfill our commitment as a federal contractor, while focusing on the health and safety of our employees and those that we serve, COVID-19 vaccines will be required for all Stryker US employees effective January 4, 2022, as well as all new US employees joining our company. Fully vaccinated persons are those who are >=14 days post-completion of the primary series of an FDA-authorized COVID-19 vaccine. If you are applying to a sales and field role which requires access to customer accounts as a function of your job, you may be required, depending on customer requirements, to obtain the COVID-19 vaccination before the January 4 effective date of Stryker's vaccine policy. For more information, please visit our COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements FAQs page. Why join Stryker? We are proud to be named one the World's Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine! Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting Our benefits include bonuses; commissions; healthcare; insurance benefits; retirement programs; stock based plans; paid time off plans; family and parenting leaves; tuition reimbursement; wellness programs; onsite fitness centers and cafeterias; discount purchase programs; and service and performance awards - not to mention various social and recreational activities. Why engineering at Stryker? At Stryker we are dedicated to improving lives, with a passion for researching and developing new medical device products. As an engineer at Stryker, you will be proud of the work that you will be doing, using cutting-edge technologies to make healthcare better. Here, you will work in a supportive culture with other incredibly talented and intelligent people, creating industry-leading medical technology products. You will also have growth opportunities as we have a culture that supports your personal and professional development.Need another reason to apply? Check out these 8 reasons to join Stryker's engineering team: The Project Engineer performs implant and instrument design work, leads small projects, and actively participates on multi-functional teams to advance assigned projects through the design/development process through launch to the market.Essential duties & responsibilities: (detailed description)Interface with surgeons to gather input for design and evaluation of new products.Utilize knowledge of surgical procedures to develop innovative solutions that satisfy customer needs.Under minimal supervision, works with R&D, Quality, Manufacturing, Regulatory, Clinical, Marketing and Project Management to ensure project success.Under minimal supervision designs, develops, modifies, evaluates and verifies mechanical components for medical devices.Quickly process and assimilate procedures, policies, processes, systems, and technology required.Participate in and lead, as applicable, design reviews.Works on complex problems, applying advancing experience and learnings.Demonstrates ownership and prioritizes work with minimal supervision.Works as key member of the team, collaborating with others and solidifying relationships.Demonstrate advanced understanding of customer needs and design inputs.Demonstrate proficiency with product's intended use and clinical procedures.Learn how the financial models are constructed.Follow fundamental industry standards, design requirements and test strategies which apply to regulatory requirements.Independently create or refine engineering documentation, such as the Design History file.Follow R&D procedure like design controls and risk management, per the Quality Management System.Under minimal supervision, research, design, develop, modify, and verify components/modules for medical devices.Translate design inputs to engineering specifications and produce sub-system level designs.Develop and analyze solutions, prototyping one or more options to provide proof of concept.Apply fundamental and some advanced concepts, practices and procedures for problem solving.Prepare and review information for invention disclosures and patent applications.Education & special trainings:Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical or related.Qualifications & experience:2+ years of work experienceWorking knowledge and understanding of mechanical engineering practices and design principlesModerate technical ability to create engineering drawings and models, applying GD&T and CAE tools.Demonstrated ability to apply knowledge of materials and manufacturing processes to product design.Good technical communication skills to communicate basic plans and technical information to team members.Moderate experience with a parametric CAD package, (ProE, Creo or SolidWorks preferred).Receives a medium level of supervision.Provides basic strategic and moderate tactical input.Responsible for small projects.Basic project management skills.Familiarity with design controls within a regulated industry.Know someone at Stryker? Be sure to have them submit you as a referral prior to applying for this position. Learn more about our employee referral program at About Stryker Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better. We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes.We are proud to be named one of the World's Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine! Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting

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