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Stryker Engineering Manager, Advanced Operations - MT in Salt Lake City, Utah

Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with its customers, is driven to make healthcare better. We are currently seeking an Engineering Manager to provide leadership for Manufacturing Transfer projects. Responsibilities will include providing mentorship to a team of engineers, providing strategic guidance for manufacturing transfer projects.

Advanced Operations is leading the creation of a global team dedicated to achieving excellence in Manufacturing Transfer (MT) This role will support our Manufacturing Transfer team being a Key Enabler of transformation delivering on “cost out” opportunities to become a global competitive advantage.

Location: Salt Lake City, Utah


  • Responsible for project, stakeholder and people management including the technical assessment of all assigned projects. Will successfully lead the team to deliver key programs or projects per associated quality, time and cost constraints.

  • Manages and communicates with senior stakeholders.

  • Drives functional excellence initiatives, high quality functional deliverables, and ensures technical excellence for product or technical development

  • Prepare and deliver annual budgets (headcount, expense and capital) for final review and approval. Approval authority for personnel requisitions and capital expenditure requests.

  • Provide strategic direction and guides the team in complex or difficult situations, removes obstacles, assigns appropriate resources and interfaces with other functions to assist with issue resolution.

  • Provides guidance and training to staff, assists subordinates in attaining career goals, motivates individuals to achieve results, and recruits and maintains a high quality staff

  • Determines appropriate staff levels, schedules and resources

  • Responsible for the implementation, enforcement and compliance of all relevant quality, regulatory and safety standards.

  • Establish priorities imparting a sense of urgency and importance to effectively deliver new products per quality, cost and time constraints.


  • B.S. degree in engineering or applicable technical field (Mechanical or Materials engineering highly preferred). M. Sc. and/or MBA is an asset.

  • 3-5 years of people management experience (project management experience may also be considered)

  • Experience working in a regulated industry such as medical device, pharmaceutical, automotive or aerospace

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Ability to work in a cross-functional global team environment

Work From Home: Occasional

Travel Percentage: 40%

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 contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with its customers, is driven to make healthcare better. The company offers innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. More information is available at www.stryker.com