Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better. We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes.
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Why engineering at Stryker?
At Stryker we are dedicated to improving lives, with a passion for researching and developing new medical device products. As an engineer at Stryker, you will be proud of the work that you will be doing, using cutting-edge technologies to make healthcare better. Here, you will work in a supportive culture with other incredibly talented and intelligent people, creating industry-leading medical technology products. You will also have growth opportunities as we have a culture that supports your personal and professional development.
Permanent role usually based in the Innovation Centre, Carrigtwohill. Currently fully work from home
POSITION SUMMARY: At Stryker, we are driven to improve patient outcomes. With that in mind, Stryker are seeking a skilled Engineer who combines a creative systems-oriented mindset with the ability to grab a product concept rooted in healthcare data and make it a reality for our clinical partners. This role is at the cutting edge of transforming surgical healthcare data, creating a cloud environment to where medical device data is aggregated to enable the development of patient-friendly products for years to come.
More specifically, the Data Engineer will be a key member of an innovative design team being formed to unlock the powerful potential of data contained within the surgical operating theater. In this team, you will work with developers from across Stryker creating the system architecture required to extract and send curated machine data from our IoT devices to the cloud. To improve patient outcomes, valuable insights will be gleaned from the data, creating tools and materials for our internal and external customers to drive best-in-class product development.
You will work with stakeholders throughout the Stryker organization and beyond, including colleagues in product development, marketing and with our external clinical partners. You will collaborate with them to better understand their clinical and technological needs and particularly to demonstrate the potential value of unlocking this data. Based on understanding the needs of these customers, you will develop end-to-end solutions to ingest, transform and surface multi-modal healthcare data in the cloud, including structured and unstructured data, image data and electronic health record data from multiple disparate data sources.
What you will do:
Assemble and create prototype small surgical devices for use in the OR
Sometimes from new, sometimes modifications to existing devices,
Final prototype will invariably be a small unobtrusive device
Ability to either:
Integrate the prototypes into an existing IoT ecosystem
Create a new standalone IoT system that can extract and log multi-modal data (device parameters, video, images)
code in embedded software
Must have embedded software/firmware skills to be able to extract data from the new systems
Must be comfortable sending the data to a remote (cloud) location - Microsoft Azure
Will have to test and validate the system design
Ability to demonstrate these devices to an audience
Occasional need to speak in front of key customers to gain Voice of Customer feedback
What you will need:
Bachelor's or Master's Degree in a Software Engineering or related discipline, Master's is preferred
Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.
Together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better.
At Stryker, quality is first in everything we do. We are driven to make healthcare better for our customers by
providing innovative products and services that meet regulatory requirements through our effective quality system.
The Company was founded in 1941 by Dr. Homer Stryker and incorporated in 1946 as the Orthopedic Frame Company. In 1964, the Company’s name was changed to Stryker Corporation.
• $13.6 billion in annual sales in 2018; annual revenue has grown for 39 straight years
• 17.1% CAGR (compound annual growth rate) in sales over 39 years
• ~36,000 employees globally in 2018
• 43 manufacturing and research & development locat...ions worldwide
• Included in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index
• Ranked # 233 on Fortune Magazine’s “FORTUNE 500” list for 2019
• Ranked # 3 on Fortune Magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list for the “Medical Equipment” industry for 2019
• Ranked # 11 on Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list (U.S.) for 2019
• Spent $862 million on R&D in 2018
• 7,784 patents owned globally in 2018
• Initial public offering of stock was in 1979
• Listed on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker SYK