Senior Staff Systems Engineer in Fort Lauderdale, FL at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 7/26/2019

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Job Description

The engineer will develop the requirements, analysis, documentation and test for the integration of system components (software, robotic arm, implants and surgical instruments) to deliver robotic-assisted orthopaedic solutions. Works in close collaboration with the engineering, marketing, quality assurance and program management groups to deliver products for Stryker customers per the product development roadmap. Develop and execute testing using tools such as Matlab or robotic systems and document reports of test data.  Furthermore, support the continuous improvement of Stryker product development tools and processes.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Independently design and implement complex concepts and systems including system  architectural design, relevant design documentation, test planning and execution
  • Specialize in various technology domains and evaluates new technologies
  • Support designs and the selection of platform technologies
  • Ensure compliance with the relevant requirements in cooperation with other engineering disciplines, QA/RA/AO, etc.
  • Maintain and improve engineering methods and practices
  • Train and mentor regarding established engineering best practices, design principles, processes and tools
  • Work with core team to determine project schedules and time commitments of self and other functional project team members and be able to clearly communicate status of assignments to project management.
  • Perform holistic problem analysis 
  • Design and implement solutions to address identified problems
  • Support the implementation of state-of-the-art technologies
  • Work independently with surgeon customers in a user setting, clearly communicate design goals and incorporate feedback into designs
  • Participate in, solicit feedback and document reports as needed on cadaveric evaluations


  • BS in Engineering or related

Minimum of 7+ years’ experience

Qualifications and Work Experience Required:

  • Systems engineering principles as it applies to medical device development from concept phase to final design and commercial release
    • The use of Software Tools (i.e., MiniTab) for statistical analysis.
    • Matlab and 3D CAD software (Solidworks).
    • The use of risk management practices applied to medical device development. 
    • Creating design specifications and requirements definition.
    • Developing test protocols/procedures, collecting and analyzing data, and creating detailed reports. 


Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: Up to 25%

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. 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.

Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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