Sr. Staff Engineer - Mechanical in Portage, MI at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 6/26/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Portage, MI
  • Job Type:
    Engineering
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/26/2018
  • Job ID:
    31579BR

Job Description

Who we want

Dedicated achievers. Relentless about quality, people who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.
Curious learners. Engineers who seek out cutting-edge research and information to expand and enhance their ability to design medical devices.
User-focused creators. Engineers who design with the user in mind, developing medical devices that help change patients’ lives.

What you will do 

Responsible for design, development, and refinement of mechanical components and sub-systems to meet quality and regulatory standards, and customer needs.  Works with little to no supervision for performing their duties 

  • Knows and applies the fundamental and some advanced concepts, practices and procedures of mechanical engineering design
  • Possesses and applies a broad knowledge of principles, practices, and procedures of a particular field of specialization to the completion of difficult assignments
  • Develops sub-system level design strategies and may lead design, development, testing & refinement of components and sub-systems according to internal and external standards
  • Usually works with minimum supervision.  May be assisted by other engineers
  • Demonstrates developing technical leadership skills inter-departmentally
  • Keeps supervisor informed regularly on status of work
  • Assignments may be broad in nature requiring originality and ingenuity
  • Latitude for action and decision
  • Reports observations/problems clearly and concisely, recognizing and highlighting specific deviations and presents possible solutions
  • Recommends changes in procedures and processes.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of project management fundamentals.


 

What you need
  • BS in Engineering or related field.  M.S. or Ph.D. in Engineering or related field highly preferred.
  • Qualifications & Experience 
  • Requires a minimum of 7 years of design or related experience in academics or industry.  Has designed product critical sub-systems and demonstrated impact to an organization.
  • Must have some Industry Knowledge
  • Competent with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.).
  • Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Eagerness to assist internal and external customers.
  • Excellent customer service skills required.
  • Possess high level of attention to detail.

Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: None

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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