Stryker Principal Quality Engineer in Fremont, California

Requisition ID 30956BR

Job Title Principal Quality Engineer

Group MedSurg and Neurotech

Division Neurovascular

Business Function Quality Assurance

Country United States

State/Province CA

City Fremont

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 www.stryker.com 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

Who we want

CHALLENGERS – People who seek out the hard projects and work to find just the right solutions.

TEAMMATES – Partners who listen to ideas, share thoughts and work together to move the business forward.

INITIATIVE- People who take ownership of deliverables, seek out opportunities and drive projects to completion

PROBLEM SOLVING – People who can take on complex problems and make data based decisions

COMMUNICATION– People who can communicate project progress, data analysis and conclusions effectively

RESPONSIBILITY– People who see things through to completion and take personal accountability for end results

What you will do

As a Principal Design Quality Engineer, you will be involved in a fast paced mix of short design change efforts and longer term NPI (New Product Introduction) projects. You will be responsible for product risk management and adherence to design control requirements throughout the product lifecycle. You will make regular use of problem solving tools and statistical analysis to perform test method development and validation, design verification, risk assessment and design reviews. You will be responsible for product testing and failure analysis, writing protocols and reports, creating and maintaining risk files and assessing the impact of necessary changes to our products. NV products push the boundaries of technology to meet ever increasing product performance requirements, making the goal of assessing and demonstrating, safety, performance and compliance an exciting challenge.

The company

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 www.stryker.com .

The Division

Stryker’s Neurovascular division is focused on advancing the practice of less invasive stroke therapies through its Complete Stroke Care solutions. The business is dedicated to providing innovative stroke products and services for ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke, and committed to providing clinical education and support to help physicians deliver better patient outcomes. Products include: stent retrievers, detachable coils, stents, balloons, guidewires and microcatheters.

In March 2018, Stryker Corporation (NYSE:SYK) announced that for the eighth consecutive year has been named as one of the 2018 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For ranking #16 out of 100.

Our mission

Together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better.

Minimum Qualifications

What you need - the must haves

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Science or similar field

  • 8+ years of experience in a technical role

  • 4+ years of experience in either Medical Devices or Pharmaceutical industry

What makes you stand out - preferred experience

  • Experience in Design Control and/or Risk Management

  • Experience in Usability/Human Factors Engineering desired

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