Stryker Corporation Staff Quality Assurance Engineer in Portage, Michigan
Staff Quality Assurance Engineer for Stryker Corporation in Portage, MI to identify potential failure modes and risks, and the development of quality assurance practices and controls in new product development. Apply broad knowledge of principles, practices and procedures within advanced quality specialization in the completion of difficult assignments. Collect, interpret, and determine the root cause of failures. Develop the quality report, develop and communicate the reliability and warranty goal to Center for new products, resolve testing corrective actions and determine the necessary corrective and preventative actions, conduct design reviews and track all findings, and manage and track all software issues. Participate in software requirement specification and software design document reviews, and code reviews as needed, conduct risk analyses and track all findings, release customer preference test and customer confirmation test units for shipment, develop the risk management portfolio, and conduct audits as specified by the divisional schedule and as determined by new product development needs. Conduct software quality assurance plan audits to verify development practices conform to procedures, review software configuration management to verify its practices conform to procedures, develop quality-related specifications and tests, write safety, durability, craftsmanship, and reliability design input specifications from Quality report, design reviews, risk analyses, and customer research, develop statistical rationale for testing, develop the rationale for validation sample size, duration, and number of locations, create and maintain software traceability matrix to track all requirements to closure, develop and maintain black box test scripts, and assist and develop process controls. Implement internal detective process controls, specify which preventative and detective controls are required, and communicate to vendors, verify gage repeatability, reproducibility, and accuracy, and address deficiencies, develop and document the inspection methods, develop the budget and schedule for process controls, validate vendor-implemented process controls, perform software first article inspection, perform tool validation for off-the-shelf and custom test fixtures, perform validation of software-controlled production test system and equipment. Prepare product and operations for transition, train quality assurance engineers and inspectors, handle quality assurance engineering responsibilities after launch, prepare risk management portfolio for long term maintenance by the QAE, and viewed as a departmental resource in area of expertise. Requires: Bachelor's degree or foreign education equivalent in Electrical, Software, or Computer Engineering plus four (4) years of experience working as an engineer with focus on developing, continuous improvement of electrical systems, or components. Submit resume to Stryker Corporation, Nicole Crapsey, 1901 Romence Road Parkway, Portage, Michigan 49002. Reference Position Number: 683.