5 reasons to join Stryker in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Updated: Jan 11
Fort Lauderdale, Florida is home to Stryker’s Mako Education Center, which is a state-of-the-art facility that opened in January 2018, and was created to train surgeons on cutting-edge products and new technologies that will influence the future of orthopedics.
Our employees at this location are training surgeons on Stryker’s Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgery product which enables surgeons to have a more predictable surgical experience when performing joint replacements. Stryker also has a research and development facility which is home to about 500 employees, mainly within research and development, engineering, and production.
Our Fort Lauderdale offices at a glance:
Mako Education Center address: 505 NW 65th Ct, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
R&D Facility address: 2555 Davie Rd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33317
Number of employees: 500+
Main business: Joint Replacement
Main functions: R&D, Engineering and Production
Here are 5 reasons to join our family in Fort Lauderdale
1. Work in robotics
Not only do Stryker employees get to turn futuristic fantasies into tangible realities, they get to improve people’s lives along the way by creating the future of orthopaedic surgery. Team members—whether they're a designer, engineer, developer, or marketer—love that their work with robotics is not only fun, but meaningful. They have a lot of fun along the way too, as employees even compete with other robots from around the world in a BattleBots competition.
2. Freedom to innovate
“One of the best parts about working at Stryker is the freedom to create and innovate. We’re all about technology and being innovative.” – Brandt | Staff Engineer, Robotics Platform Development
3. Opportunities for growth
As Stryker pushes the robotics industry into the future, it’s creating a lot of interesting opportunities for employees. Each day brings new challenges and collaborations that allow employees to learn naturally and develop their skill sets.
4. Small company feel
Despite its size, Stryker maintains a small company feel—meaning that co-workers are very friendly and know each other well.
5. Health and wellbeing programs
The health and wellbeing of our employees is important to us. Aside from the global wellbeing program, our Fort Lauderdale employees also participate in soccer games, yoga, plank and push-up challenges, and more!
Fort Lauderdale is known as the "Venice of America" due to its expansive and intricate canal system.
Interested in joining our family?
Check out our current job openings and apply today!