Project Manager - Associate in Portage, MI at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 7/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

  • Who we want


    Data translators. Highly effective communicators who can transform data findings into recommendations to compose reports and executive level presentations.

    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.

    Motivated product launchers. People who bring strategic direction and drive for execution to ensure products are developed and launched with precision.

    Meticulous documenters. Detail-oriented people who enjoy maintaining meticulous documentation of reports, metrics, proposals, and presentations.

    User-focused creators. Engineers who design with the user in mind, developing software that helps change patients’ lives.


    What you will do


  • Create and executes projects schedule
  • Identify project needs and assigns individual responsibilities
  • Advocate for the product, project and cross-functional team through the entire product development cycle
  • Manage day to day aspects of project scope•Make critical judgments and direct the team to make mid-course corrections as needed to meet project objectives•Work with other management to estimate resource requirements to meet project objectives
  • Effectively apply organizational quality system (IMS) procedures
  • Manage the overall project risk and minimizes exposure to risk
  • Build  effective relationship with other business functions in order to achieve business goals 
  • Hold regular status meetings with project team/stake holders
  • Appropriately recognizes cross-functional team member’s contributions
  • Ensure project documentation are complete, current, and stored appropriately

What you need


•B.A. or B.S. degree

•Have a passion to meet project goals and multiple objectives to improve project results

•Ability to motivate team to work together in the most efficient manner

•Ability to interact with and influence others including management

•Ability to take initiative and prioritize actions while managing numerous tasks

•Strong business aptitude and analytical and problem-solving skills

•Persuasive written and verbal communication skills to influence

•Able to define/develop reporting and analytical tools to improve project management and communication

•Manages project scorecard:

•Customer Experience to include craftsmanship

•Quality•Capital and expense budget•Product cost•Schedule



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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