Senior Project Engineer

Stryker Ireland
Employment Type
Not disclosed
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Senior Project Engineer

Role: 23 month contract

Location: Stryker Additive, Cork

We are looking for a Engineer with 2yrs plus experience to join our Stryker Additive NPI division to work on launching medical implants using state of the art additive technology. This is an amazing opportunity to join a growing business and help us to continue to make healthcare better. Experience of working with additive technology is not required for this role.

Talents we are looking for:

  • Business-oriented evaluators. People who effectively interpret information to demonstrate the effects of business initiatives, regulation and industry trends for sales, management and leadership teams.

  • Detail-oriented process improvers. Critical thinkers who naturally see opportunities to develop and optimize work processes – finding ways to simplify, standardize and automate.

  • 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 continuous improvement in functions.

  • Analytical problem solvers. People who go beyond just fixing to identify root causes, evaluate optimal solutions, and recommend comprehensive upgrades to prevent future issues.

  • Dedicated achievers. People who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.

Areas of responsibility:

  • Provide engineering support for new product and process introductions, ensuring that all activities are completed and documented in accordance with the Stryker new product development procedures.

  • Project manage the introduction of new capital equipment and support the associated qualification and validation activities.

  • Evaluate process layouts in terms of supporting new process integration while ensuring best utilisation of floor space ensuring optimum process flow.

  • Ensure quality of process and product as defined in the appropriate operation and material specifications. 

  • Will assist in the selection of components and equipment based on analysis of specifications, reliability and regulatory requirements. Work with quality engineers to develop component specific testing and inspection protocols.

  • Support capital acquisition activities.

  • Participate in PFMEA, Control Plan, SOP and PPAP generation associated with product transfers and launches.

  • Conduct MSA studies for new products and new processes.

  • Provide training for manufacturing team members.

  • Ensure adherence to GMP and safety procedures.

  • Review and approval of validation documentation.

  • All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications & Skills:

  • B.S in Mechanical Engineering or related engineering discipline with 2 or more years’ experience

  • Self-starter with demonstrated efficient work methods, analytical & problem solving skills and ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment.

  • The individual should enjoy working in a fast paced, dynamic and results orientated team environment.

  • Excellent Interpersonal Skills – able to express ideas and collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary teams.

  • Innovative thinker – should be able to envisage new and better ways of doing things.

  • Excellent analytical skills, ability to plan, organise and implement concurrent tasks.

  • Good knowledge of manufacturing processes, materials, product and process design.

  • Must be able to read and interpret complex engineering drawings and have the ability to understand geometrical dimensioning and tolerancing.

  • Experience in an FDA regulated or regulated industry beneficial.

  • High level of PC Skills required.

  • Excellent attention to detail.

**Please note, additive experience while of benefit is not essential for this role.