10 reasons to join Stryker's Regulatory Affairs team
Updated: Aug 17
At Stryker, 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.
Our Regulatory Affairs/Quality Assurance (RA/QA) team is passionate about protecting our customers and their patients and ensuring compliance with worldwide product quality and regulatory requirements, including the FDA and other regulatory bodies. We connected with members of our Regulatory Affairs team and asked them to share more about why they joined Stryker what they enjoy most about their role.
Here are 10 reasons to join Stryker's Regulatory Affairs team
1. Company reputation
“Stryker is a top medical device company with a great reputation. I've always heard good things about the company and its mission resonates with me. The company size also ensures that there are a variety of career opportunities within the company.”
“Stryker is a top name in medical device. I didn't know I was a good applicant until I met a Stryker Sales rep who encouraged me to apply.”
2. The mission
“I wanted to work for a company that made a difference and as my father had several orthopedic issues when I was growing-up it was personally interesting.”
3. The people
“I like the people I work with. Everyone is very generous about helping and very outgoing. They will go out of their ways to make sure you are comfortable with certain processes.”
4. Learning and development opportunities
“Regulatory affairs is challenging and constantly changing. What I enjoy most about my job is the opportunity to learn new things which keeps me engaged.”
5. Working cross-functionally
“I like getting to work with different groups of people. In RA we work with document control, quality, engineering, legal and sales and marketing.”
6. Wide-variety of projects
“What I enjoy most about working in RA at Stryker is the variety of work and activities that I am involved in as well as the range of products and the real-life impact it has on patients.”
7. Solving complex problems
“What I enjoy most about my job is working on large, complex projects, resolving problems and knowing that gaining new regulatory clearances/approvals can have a significant impact on patients and healthcare.”
8. Making an impact
“I enjoy being able to come in every day and make a difference. There isn't a day that goes by that I am not learning something new about either the people at Stryker or the products that are made. It is very insightful to hear the patient stories and how our products have made a difference in their lives.”
9. Work/life balance
“I like that I have the ability to work from home and can have flexible working options.”
10. Fast-paced environment
“I like the fast-paced environment and the willingness to be creative with strategies - openness to new ideas and taking strategic risks.”
Interested in joining our family?
Check out our current Regulatory Affairs job openings and apply today!