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Senior Designer in Portage, MI at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 4/12/2019

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    Portage, MI
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Job Description

Job Description:

Prepares and maintains detailed design drawings, schematics or specifications typically using computer-aided design software.

Works closely with design originators (e.g., engineers, designers) to resolve design details or discrepancies or to prepare drawings of unusual, complex or original designs which require a high degree of precision using computer-aided drafting (CAD) or computer-aided engineering (CAE) equipment.

Creates, modifies and controls detailed two- and three-dimensional parts and assembly drawings from engineers' and technicians' sketches, plans and written and verbal instructions.

Develops and maintains drafting standards and procedures.

Evaluates and recommends purchase of CAD/CAE-related computer hardware and software.

Coordinates build requests and content management with external supplier for prototyping

Component/material selection to meet standards/design criteria.


Working knowledge of Manufacturing, Fabrication, and Assembly
Working  knowledge of modeling, GD&T, and electrical/writing drafting standards
2D stack up capabilities
Component level influence and critical thinking

Working knowledge of wiring harness construction, fundamental electronics, design and manufacturing.


Associates Degree or Technical Certificate with 5 or more years of experience
450  hours minimum CAD experience

Expert knowledge of Pro-Engineer Modules is desired, i.e.: o Sheetmetal o Mechanism o Assembly o Drafting o Intralink

Knowledge of design lifecycle required

Good knowledge of industry drafting standards

Must be able to self-manage tasks and follow project schedules to meet cost and quality standards

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

Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills

Eagerness to assist internal and external customers

Possess great attention to detail

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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