Senior Staff Software Development Engineer - Anatomy Registration(HYBRID - Open to Relo)

    • Stryker
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated 11 hours ago


On Site
Full Time


Software Quality Assurance
3D computer graphics
Software development
Medical devices
Healthcare information technology
Professional development
Software engineering
Product management
System requirements
Goal oriented
Strategic management
Software design
Computer science
Data structure
Computer architecture
Operating systems
Computer networking
Defect management
Computer vision
Health care

Job Details

Why engineering at Stryker?

At Stryker we are dedicated to improving lives, with a passion for researching and developing new medical device products. As an engineer at Stryker, you will be proud of the work that you will be doing, using cutting-edge technologies to make healthcare better. Here, you will work in a supportive culture with other incredibly talented and intelligent people, creating industry-leading medical technology products. You will also have growth opportunities as we have a culture that supports your personal and professional development.

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Are you looking for an opportunity to apply your software engineering talent in an exciting domain that is changing the future of surgery? To join a company ranked #16 on Fortune Magazine's 100 Best Companies to Work For?

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As a software engineer at Stryker, you will design, develop, test, and maintain software and methods for robotic-assisted surgery products. You will work closely with peers in software engineering, software quality assurance and project and product management to develop software that meets customer and system requirements. You will follow defined design practices including Agile methodology and the use of sound software engineering principles to ensure that the application software products are safe, robust and user friendly.

Your algorithms, methods, accuracy simulations, and C++ code will be used to register patient anatomy during robotic-assisted joint replacement.

Who We Need
  • Goal-oriented developers. Keeping the customer and system requirements squarely in focus, people who deliver safe and robust solutions.
  • User-focused creators. Engineers who design with the user in mind, developing software that helps change patients' lives.
  • Motivated product launchers. Engineers who bring strategic direction and drive for execution to ensure products are developed and launched with precision.

What You will Do
  • Design and build (in C++) anatomy registration methods and algorithms to match the anatomy CT image to patient bone in robotic surgery .
  • Simulate accuracy of anatomy registration methods.
  • Test and debug anatomy registration C++ code .
  • Work with interdisciplinary team to execute cadaver labs to evaluate performance and surgeon acceptance of anatomy registration .
  • Develop (in C++) and maintain applications to assess bone registration performance .
  • Author documentation that describes the software design and algorithms

What You Need
Minimum Requirements:
  • BS degree in Computer Science or related areas. MS or PhD preferred.
  • 6+ years of experience, experience in professional software development preferred

Technical Competencies:
  • Strong fundamentals in algorithms and data structures
  • Object-oriented design and analysis
  • software design, development and verification methodologies
  • C++ OR Python development experience
  • Principles of computer architecture, operating systems and computer networking; use of software development tools such as compilers, interpreters, programming editors, debuggers, source code control, defect management.

Preferred Technical Competencies:
  • Background in 3D graphics and geometry, Linux-based software development skills, experience in development of anatomy registration methods, accuracy simulation, computer vision, coordinate system transformations

About Stryker

Our benefits:

  • 12 paid holidays annually
  • Health benefits include: Medical and prescription drug insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, critical illness insurance, accident insurance, hospital indemnity insurance, personalized healthcare support, wellbeing program and tobacco cessation program.
  • Financial benefits include Health Savings Account (HSA), Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs), 401(k) plan, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), basic life and AD&D insurance, and short-term disability insurance.

For a more detailed overview of our benefits or time off, please follow this link to learn more: US Stryker employee benefits

About Stryker
Stryker is a global leader in medical technologies and, together with its customers, is driven to make healthcare better. The company offers innovative products and services in MedSurg, Neurotechnology, Orthopaedics and Spine that help improve patient and healthcare outcomes. Alongside its customers around the world, Stryker impacts more than 130 million patients annually. More information is available at

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