Staff Electrical Design Quality Engineer
Location: Flower Mound
Posted on: May 3, 2021
About StrykerStryker is one of the worlds 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 Worlds Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace
for Diversity by Fortune Magazine. Learn more about our
award-winning organization by Stryker is one of the worlds leading
medical technology companies and is dedicated to helping healthcare
professionals perform their jobs more efficiently while enhancing
patient care. Stryker offers a diverse array of innovative medical
technologies, including reconstructive, medical and surgical, and
neurotechnology and spine products to help people lead more active
and more satisfying lives. Stryker is seeking aStaff Electrical
Design Quality Engineerin Flower Mound, TX.Who we want:Hands-on
Engineers.Engineers who can demonstrate mastery over their field
and apply their hands-on knowledge to ensure our products will
excel in the field.Self-directed initiators. People who take
ownership of their work and need no prompting to drive
productivity, change, and outcomes.Strategic thinkers. People who
enjoy analyzing data or trends for the purposes of planning,
forecasting, advising, budgeting, reporting, or sales
opportunities.Collaborative partners.People who build and leverage
cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, data and
insights to drive design qualityQuality oriented developers.Keeping
the customer and requirements squarely in focus, people who deliver
safe and robust solutions. Design capable Engineers who have the
vision to push product designs to their limits to build design
quality understanding and improvement. TheSenior Electrical Design
Quality Engineerserves a key role for new product development/
R&D team at Stryker Communications, a pioneer in operating room
integration. The Staff Design Quality Engineer interfaces with all
functions of the business, including marketing, R&D, clinical,
regulatory, and operations, ensuring that the products designed at
our facility in Flower Mound, TX continue to meet and exceed
customer needs. By turning voice of customer into user needs,
evaluating risk of new products, and performing validation labs in
simulated use cases with surgeons, nurses, and specialist
customers, this Staff Design Quality Engineer is focused on
building quality into the products we sell.What you will
do:Defining User Needs: Help translate voice of customer feedback
to design user needs. Defining Functional Specifications:
Understand how to take a user need to a quantifiable specification
(ex. Force, output, time, etc.) Risk Assessment: Work with current
product quality data, FDA MAUDE database, and other sources to find
issues with currently marketed product, assess clinical risk to
customer and patients, and offer design recommendations to improve
product safety, reliability, or performance. Analyze and define
critical quality attributes for product and process through risk
analysis techniques. Benchmarking Designs: Gathers and analyzes
data to benchmark and compare the performance of multiple products
using specifications or empirical test data. Usability / Human
Factors Engineering: Identifies areas for improving intuitive use,
usability of products through usability protocols, formative
studies - executing studies with actual users (surgeon, nurse,
technician, specialists). Design Reviews: Presents designs for peer
review to improve the quality of a design and share best practices.
Project Documentation:Key reviewer of project documentation
relating to design, compliance, and product testing. Final approver
on product launch documentation, sending request to senior
management to approve product release for sale. Customer
Support:May work with customers to help solve technical issues that
arise in the field. Complaints and User Issue Resolution: Is a
technical resource to troubleshoot problems and ensure that
customer satisfaction is achieved through issue resolution.
Customer Interaction:Visits customer sites to observe OR workflow,
surgical procedures, and products in use as required to support
concept development or issue resolution. Design Transfer: Support
product design transfers to internal and/or external manufacturing
facilities.What you will need:_Basic Qualifications:_ BS Degree in
4+ years of full-time Quality Engineering, NPD, R&D, and/or
Design experience _Preferred Qualifications:_ Bachelors in Computer
Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering or
Masters in Engineering or related preferred.
Some Quality Assurance and Design/R&D training desired.
Previous Medical Device experience highly preferred.
Previous Risk Management experience highly preferred.
Hands-on engineering/design ability, highly preferred.
Blueprint/engineering schematic reading and interpretation.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Excellent organizational, problem-solving, and analytical skills &
ability to manage priorities and workflow.
Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within
constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.
Proven ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines.
Strong communication, interpersonal, and influencing skills.
Good judgment with the ability to navigate the gray.
Working knowledge of data collection, data analysis, evaluation,
and scientific method.
Demonstrated mechanical/electrical problem-solving skills.
Sedentary Work: Exerting up to 10 lbs. of force occasionally and/or
a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift,
carry, etc. Includes walking around the plant.
Must be able to generate, follow, and explain detailed instructions
and inspection procedures.
Must be able to communicate product and/or component part
deficiencies to Engineer, subordinate, or supervisory
Must be able to analyze and resolve non-routine product issues
using independent judgment and inspection equipment.
Must be comfortable in a surgical/cadaveric setting.
Must be comfortable and available to travel to customers including
operating room environments. /#LI-EC1Know someone at Stryker?Be
sure to have them submit you as a referral prior to applying for
this position. Learn more about our employee referral program.
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