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Stryker Senior Staff Specialist, Biomaterials, R&D in Carrigtwohill, Ireland

Permanent role usually based in Stryker, Carrigtwohill, Co Cork. Currently work from home

Who we want

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

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

  • 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.

  • Goal-oriented developers . Keeping the customer and requirements squarely in focus, people who deliver safe and robust solutions.

What you will do

  • You will manage and coordinate high impact biomaterials projects associated with new products and technologies

  • You will work closely with product development, marketing, operations and external partners to drive speed to market, product quality and ease of manufacture

  • Provide biomaterials technical leadership and be the biomaterials subject matter expert for the business

  • Initiate and support Intellectual Property development and support business development activities

What you need

  • Demonstrated Leadership, Project Management and Biomaterials experience in New Product Development in a regulated environment

  • Ideally a minimum of 6 or more years experience and a relevant degree qualification or higher

  • A decisive attitude and the ability to take ownership for results and have the ability to influence key decision makers

  • Excellent analytical skills, ability to plan, organise and implement concurrent tasks. Ability to understand complex inputs and to be able to distil critical informationa


Work From Home: Occasional

Travel Percentage: Up to 25%

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