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Senior Packaging Engineer in Kalamazoo, MI at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 1/18/2019

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    Kalamazoo, MI
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Job Description

Who we want

User-focused creators. Engineers who design with the user in mind, developing medical device packaging systems that help change patients’ lives.

Curious learners. Engineers who seek out cutting-edge research and information to expand and enhance their ability to design medical device packaging.

Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, information, use cases, and industry analyses to develop best practices.

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

What you will do

As a Senior Packaging Engineer, you will work with diverse teams of highly talented medical device professionals to design and develop creative packaging solutions that enhance user experience for a wide range of medical devices.  You will have the unique opportunity to interface with our customer base to facilitate feedback and implement into packaging designs that you have created.  Through the new product development process, you will oversee all packaging activities to ensure all requirements are met and that we are providing the most ideal solution in the most efficient and effective manner.  You will develop  a vision and coordinate a strategy for packaging graphics and branding strategies to help Stryker packaging stand out above the competition.  In collaboration with the rest of the packaging engineering team, you will have the opportunity to develop innovative solutions that make healthcare better.

What you need


  • Bachelor’s degree in packaging (preferred) or related area of study
  • 2 + years packaging engineering or related engineering experience
  • Self motivated individual who is able to work independently as well as on teams to deliver results
  • Ability to interact with personnel at all levels of the organization, as well as agents of other companies, standards organizations and government
  • Effective verbal and written interpersonal communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills•Excellent computer skills


  • Experience working within the medical device industry or similar regulated industry
  • Experience with branding and graphic design

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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