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 stryker.com
What you will do
Under the general direction of a program director is responsible for the leadership and directing of a medium complexity program, which often requires considerable resources and high levels of functional integration. Interfaces with all stakeholders affected by the program including end users.
What you need:
B.A. or B.S. degree (emphasis in management or related discipline preferred) or equivalent
Qualification / Work experience:
Demonstrated versatility and a willingness to manage and lead a team through change and ambiguity
Excellent interpersonal communication, collaborative team work, conflict management, and negotiation skills
Demonstrated experience in building trusting relationships with mid-level management and presenting proposals to executives
Ability to generate and explain opportunity analysis and value assessments accurately.
Demonstrated ability to mentor, train, and develop direct and indirect team members
Utilize proper software to maintain program records, such as a PPM system, MS Office, Sharepoint, or Visio
10+ years demonstrated in at least one discipline (Finance, Procurement, IT, R&D, Ops, etc.)
Master's degree or equivalent is preferred
PMP certification or equivalent such as PRINCE2 is a plus
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Creates and maintains appropriate program documentation (e.g. charter, roadmap, benefits map, etc) to meet business goals and program objectives
Coordinates with partners/end users to deliver value to business through opportunity identification, solution delivery, and ongoing support
Responsible for program budget estimation, monitoring, and attainment.
Communicates and sets expectations across divisions, functions, 3rd party vendors, consulting partners, project teams, and stakeholders depending on program needs.
Creates and maintains a program risk assessment to ensure program risks are identified and closed.
Responsible for portfolio resource planning including work load allocation and capacity planning to help determine project sequencing in the program
Will work with constituent Project Managers or Associates to monitor cost, schedule, and technical performance of component projects and operations, while working to ensure the ultimate success of the organization's business objectives.
Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.
Together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better.
At Stryker, quality is first in everything we do. We are driven to make healthcare better for our customers by
providing innovative products and services that meet regulatory requirements through our effective quality system.
The Company was founded in 1941 by Dr. Homer Stryker and incorporated in 1946 as the Orthopedic Frame Company. In 1964, the Company’s name was changed to Stryker Corporation.
• $13.6 billion in annual sales in 2018; annual revenue has grown for 39 straight years
• 17.1% CAGR (compound annual growth rate) in sales over 39 years
• ~36,000 employees globally in 2018
• 43 manufacturing and research & development locat...ions worldwide
• Included in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index
• Ranked # 233 on Fortune Magazine’s “FORTUNE 500” list for 2019
• Ranked # 3 on Fortune Magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list for the “Medical Equipment” industry for 2019
• Ranked # 11 on Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list (U.S.) for 2019
• Spent $862 million on R&D in 2018
• 7,784 patents owned globally in 2018
• Initial public offering of stock was in 1979
• Listed on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker SYK