Stryker is looking for a Materials Engineer, R&D – NPD
Work Flexibility: Onsite Stryker is seeking to hire a Materials Engineer to support Strykers Neurovascular division. This role is on-site, and located in Fremont, CA. WHO WE WANT: · Motivated product launchers. People who bring strategic direction and drive for execution to ensure products are developed and launched with precision. · Strategic thinkers. People who enjoy analyzing data or trends for the purposes of planning, forecasting, advising, budgeting, reporting, or sales opportunities. · Goal-oriented developers. Keeping the customer and requirements squarely in focus, people who deliver safe and robust solutions. WHAT YOU WILL DO: As a Materials Engineer, you will work as a material consultant for product development teams that design and develop next generation technology for stroke treatment and prevention. You will provide material characterization testing, analyze data and provide reports summarizing the findings. Technical Responsibilities: · Under supervision, perform materials testing and microstructural characterization including microscopy, SEM/EDX, micro-CT, DSC, metallography · Create and improve test methods for materials characterization · Support problem solving, root cause analysis, identify potential solutions, and evaluate them against requirements · Analyze and draw conclusions from test results · Clearly summarize, communicate and properly document results and recommendations Business Responsibilities: Interpret customer needs and understands design inputs Understand the products intended use and clinical procedures Med Device Compliance: Understand fundamental industry standards, design requirements and test strategies which align with regulatory requirements With supervision, create or refine engineering documentation, such as the Design History file per company design control procedures Learn R&D procedures like design controls and risk management, per the Quality Management System General Responsibilities: With supervision, work with R&D, Quality, Manufacturing, Regulatory, Clinical, Marketing and Project Management to ensure project success Learn procedures, policies, processes, systems, and technology required Work on problems in limited scope; purposefully learn while gaining experience Demonstrate ownership and integrity of work Build stable relationships Contribute to the project as a team member WHAT YOU NEED: Required: · Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Material Science or applicable technical field. Preferred: · Prior internship experience or work experience in materials engineering. · Fundamental knowledge and understanding of materials (metals, polymers) and manufacturing methods · Basic knowledge of analytical techniques used for materials characterization · Basic knowledge of analysis tools and statistical methods · Ability to read and Interpret complex drawings Travel Percentage: 10% 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 contractors legal duty to furnish information.