Staff Technologist
Auckland, Queensland, NZ
8h ago

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.

Need another reason to apply? Check out these 8 reasons to join Stryker's engineering team : https : / / www.strykercareersblog.

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The Staff Technologist / Scientist conducts fundamental or applied research to improve, or generate new; products, components, equipment, systems, and processes.

This is an individual contributor role that requires the use of judgement in applying professional expertise and is expected to work independently with minimal supervision.

Who we want

  • Analytical problem solvers . People who go beyond just fixing to identify root causes, evaluate optimal solutions, and recommend comprehensive upgrades to prevent future issues.
  • Collaborative partners . People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, information, use cases, and industry analyses to develop best practices.
  • 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.
  • Motivated product launchers . People who bring strategic direction and drive for execution to ensure products are developed and launched with precision
  • What you will do

  • Conduct complex research projects using existing or new scientific methods and theories to solve problems; and improve, or generate new, products, components, equipment, systems, and processes.
  • Activities may include devising research methods; setting-up laboratory test equipment; building models and prototypes;
  • calculating and analyzing test results and preparing detailed reports with recommendations and conclusions.

  • Prepare complex calculations, specifications, and other technical documentation so that prototype designs can be manufactured and assembled.
  • Collaborate with R&D team, marketing partners and clinicians to progress an iterative design process that executes user research, identifies user needs and generates innovative solutions to meet those needs
  • Develop prototypes and software applications that can assist with clinical decision making
  • Work with end users to test and validate the clinical function of software applications
  • Provide data quality testing and data analytics at a clinical study level in close collaboration with scientists and engineers
  • Manage / facilitate investigator meetings and cadaver labs for product evaluations and pre-clinical testing
  • Understand and utilize design controls within a global quality framework, such as the New Product Development Process (NPDP).
  • Assist with software and design documentation to support product development teams
  • Work with project managers to ensure project plans adhere to agreed-upon timelines and budget and that they are within the scope of the NPDP guidelines.
  • Problem-solve in a technically challenging area
  • Qualifications & Experience

  • This position requires professional mastery of a specialized field of expertise that typically requires a college degree or equivalent.
  • The job requires professional knowledge gained through substantial applicable work experience, to supplement formal knowledge, in order to apply principles and concepts of own subject / technical discipline in resolving issues as they arrive.
  • The job requires attention to detail in making evaluative judgements based on the analysis of factual information.
  • This job typically requires a degree or equivalent and a minimum of 4 or more years experience.
  • So what next?

    Apply! if you are excited by this opportunity and motivated to be part of a growing team, then we want to hear from you!

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    About Stryker

    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.

    We are proud to be named one of the World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine! Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting

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