Project Engineer, Advanced Operations in Portage, MI at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 11/4/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Stryker’s Instrument division is seeking to hire a Project Engineer, Advanced Operations in Portage, Michigan to support neurosurgical products.


  • Self-directed innovators. People who take ownership of their work and need no prompting to drive productivity, change, and outcomes.

  • 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.

  • Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, data and insights to drive continuous improvement in functions.


As the Project Engineer, you will be responsible for the development of the manufacturing processes, the design for manufacturability and assembly design for new products.

  • You will work cross functionally supporting the development, testing and refinement for new products.

  • In this position, you will provide feedback design for manufacturability, process development and sourcing support.

  • This role provides periodic progress reviews to management team’s related to project status, any risk mitigation plans, task completions and projects wins.

  • You will be responsible for process and/or equipment implementation and validation.

  • This role will support operations teams with prototype assemblies, along with production builds throughout the project lifecycle through production.

  • As the Project Engineer you will be working with the original equipment manufacturers and contract manufacturers in order to developing the processes needed to manufacturer new products and subassemblies including meeting time, scope and budget.

  • This role will be supporting an interdisciplinary team developing capital equipment needs to manufacture and assemble new products.


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related field - required

  • Bachelor’s degree in biomedical, electrical, computer programming, software - preferred

  • 0+ years’ experience - required

  • Co-Op in Medical Device Industry (Design, New Product Implementation or Manufacturing) - preferred

  • Electromechanical, electrical and/or software engineering experience - preferred

  • Ability to read and interpret complex engineering drawings & understand geometrical dimensioning and tolerancing - required

Work From Home: Occasional

Travel Percentage: 10%

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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