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 stryker.com
Who we want:
Analytical problem solvers. People who go beyond just fixing to identify root causes, evaluate optimal solutions, and recommend comprehensive upgrades to prevent future issues.
Dedicated achievers. People who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.
Detail-oriented process improvers. Critical thinkers who naturally see opportunities to develop and optimize work processes - finding ways to simplify, standardize and automate.
Meticulous documenters. Detail-oriented people who enjoy maintaining meticulous documentation of reports, metrics, proposals, and presentations.
Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, data and insights to drive continuous improvement in functions.
What you will do:
Responsible for developing, applying, revising, and maintaining quality standards for processing raw materials and/or components into partially finished and/or finished products.
Continuously comply with all regulatory related requirements.
Will conduct Internal and External audits. May train others in Quality Assurance/GMP/FDA-QSR related topics.
Design and/or implement methods and procedures for inspecting, testing, and evaluating the precision and reliability of products and/or production and/or test equipment: Statistical process control, Incoming part/product inspection criteria, Automated testing, Functional gauging, Productivity improvements
Stop further processing in the event of encountering non-conforming products condition.
May design and/or specify inspection and testing mechanisms and equipment.
Prepare documentation for inspection/testing procedures.
May support vendor management issues: Problem solving, Auditing, Inspection techniques/equipment, Training.
May interact with suppliers either telephonically or in person to develop and standardize inspection methods and or techniques to ensure components compliance with specifications.
May interact with customers either telephonically or in person to solve reliability issues and/or answer general product questions. Complaint investigation/problem solving, Customer training, Design improvements and Special Orders.
May assist during new product development. Validation support for product, processes, packaging, software, and sterilization.
Analyze reports and/or returned products and recommends corrective action. Will conduct failure analysis of products and processes: Problem solving efforts, Reliability design improvements, Product failure trending, Training.
May work from verbal and/or written instructions.
Commit to the EHS policy.
Work closely with Operations to resolve in-house and supplier quality problems using established problem solving methodologies (Root Cause Analysis, Mistake Proofing, etc)
Actively participate and lead on new product development teams to support product and process design and development activities.
Lead and participate in the development and improvement of the manufacturing processes for existing and new product. Review and approve inspection plans, routers and product drawings.
Lead in development, review and approval of process and equipment validation/qualifications.
What you will need:
Strong analytical skills and presentation skills
Effective interpersonal skills
Blueprint/engineering schematic reading and interpretation
Bilingual (English and Spanish)
5+ years experience in Quality Assurance Engineering or related functional area
Knowledge of inspection methods in the design and production of electromechanical and/or mechanical equipment.
B.S. in engineering or engineering related discipline.
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 products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.
Together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better.
At Stryker, quality is first in everything we do. We are driven to make healthcare better for our customers by
providing innovative products and services that meet regulatory requirements through our effective quality system.
The Company was founded in 1941 by Dr. Homer Stryker and incorporated in 1946 as the Orthopedic Frame Company. In 1964, the Company’s name was changed to Stryker Corporation.
• $13.6 billion in annual sales in 2018; annual revenue has grown for 39 straight years
• 17.1% CAGR (compound annual growth rate) in sales over 39 years
• ~36,000 employees globally in 2018
• 43 manufacturing and research & development locat...ions worldwide
• Included in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index
• Ranked # 233 on Fortune Magazine’s “FORTUNE 500” list for 2019
• Ranked # 3 on Fortune Magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list for the “Medical Equipment” industry for 2019
• Ranked # 11 on Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list (U.S.) for 2019
• Spent $862 million on R&D in 2018
• 7,784 patents owned globally in 2018
• Initial public offering of stock was in 1979
• Listed on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker SYK