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
The mission of the Data Scientist I is to provide tactical execution and delivery of projects within the Data Science & Analytics portfolio. The person taking this role will be responsible for understanding business needs, translating them into Data Science solutions, and taking a lead role in the execution of project deliverables. This role will report directly to the Director of the Data Science & Analytics team.
What you will do
Primary responsibilities for driving and advancing the machine learning initiatives of Data Science and Analytics while overseeing and completing the team's day-to-day project portfolio.
Engage with various internal and external data providers and customers of those providers. This position provides a key resource for daily operations of the Data Science & Analytics team as well as hands-on implementation of all new functionality and solutions created through team resources.
Execute the development and implementation of short-term and long-term Data Science & Analytics strategies with other global system/process owners including SAP, Master Data governance, Encompass, and Global Item Master.
Solve complex issues with large, ambiguous datasets
Articulate business problems and shape analytics results into informing, compelling stories for the business to understand and consume
Perform construction of the framework for large-scale, value-added predictive solutions to be used by functions around Stryker
Direct the day-to-day tasks of data analysts and interns as it relates to various projects and other team initiatives
Identify and present business opportunities through innovating and emerging technologies
Use creativity to engineer novel features, signals, and solutions to push beyond current tools and practices
Promote and develop the adoption of cloud-based technologies and innovative solutions to add value to all functions around Stryker Corporation.
Develop and provide quality metrics and education to existing and potential stakeholders.
Coordinate with Stryker system owners and stakeholders to obtain reliable and accurate information required to support new and existing solutions built and maintained by the team.
What you need
Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, or Data Science related field;
Min 4 years of experience in related field OR 3 years FAR/Big 3 plus CMA/CPA
Finance-related experiences applicable to the position preferred
Experience in SQL, Python, Scala and ML libraries/frameworks like Scikit-learn and Spark ML
Strong understanding of cloud-based technologies, 1-3 years of experience preferred
Experience in all phases of performing data science projects: defining a problem, formulating a solution, building a model, delivering a measurable product
Ability to define requirements and use data metrics to draw business insights that lead to better informed, stakeholder decisions
Strong organizational and project management skills to ensure all tasks are completed on time.
Excellent stakeholder management
Ability to work independently, capable of handling multiple projects and deadlines simultaneously
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