Stryker Mechanical Engineer - New Product Design in Portage, Michigan

Requisition ID 17716BR

Job Title Mechanical Engineer - New Product Design

Group MedSurg and Neurotech

Division Medical

Business Function Research and Development

Country United States

State/Province MI

City Portage

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 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

Responsible for design, development, and refinement of mechanical components and sub-systems to meet quality and regulatory standards, and customer needs. Works with little to no supervision for performing their duties

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  1. Knows and applies the fundamental and some advanced concepts, practices and procedures of mechanical engineering design.

  2. Possesses and applies a broad knowledge of principles, practices, and procedures of a particular field of specialization to the completion of difficult assignments.

  3. Develops sub-system level design strategies and may lead design, development, testing & refinement of components and sub-systems according to internal and external standards.

  4. Works under general supervision and with direction provided by more experienced staff. May be assisted by Design Engineer.

  5. Demonstrates leadership skills within department.

  6. Keeps supervisor informed regularly on status of work.

  7. Assignments may be broad in nature requiring originality and ingenuity.

  8. Reports observations/problems clearly and concisely, recognizing and highlighting specific deviations and presents possible solutions.

  9. Recommends changes in procedures and processes.

Minimum Qualifications

BS in Mechanical Engineering or related field

Qualifications & Experience

*2 years experience preferred.

  • Mechanism design and sheet metal bending experience desired. Demonstrated success launching multiple components and sub-systems.

*Passion for bringing concepts to life via design.

  • Must have strong Industry Knowledge to include critical engineering tools.

  • Competent with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.).

  • Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills.

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