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Job Title:  Systems Engineer, IPT

Req ID:  16802
Job Category:  Research & Development/Scientific
Country:  US
State:  OH
Zip:  44060

At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

Join STERIS in this multi-faceted engineering role. The Systems Engineer within the IPT (Infection Prevention Technology) business will be responsible for the overall technical leadership and technical realization of new features or substantially evolved existing features.  This person will have the opportunity to work cross functionally with multiple engineering disciplines and program mangers and will be the technical stakeholder leading the system level reviews, while working within the project constraints of schedule, cost, performance, quality and reliability objectives.

What you will do
  • You will begin to drive refinement and translation of stakeholder requirements including Customer safety, reliability, clinical application, serviceability, manufacturability, quality etc. Additionally you will translate the requirements management policies of the program and quality of requirements, development of technical approach, top level design, feasibility of potential technical solutions, and allocation of derived requirements, including functionality, interface specifications and design budgets onto affected subsystems.
  • The Systems Engineer will plan, oversee and execute the Systems Engineering activities in the project, including initiation, coordination, synchronization, review and integration of the technical work performed within various Engineering disciplines
  • You will also leads cross-discipline feasibility and tradeoff studies, drive system-level design & technical reviews.
  • There will also be an aspect of leading defect management, risk management, usability activities, preparation of documentation, system integration, verification and validation.
  • You will also define testing requirements and strategy.
What you need to be successful
  • You must hold a BS Degree in Electrical, Software, or Mechanical Engineering discipline, other engineering disciplines will be considered. A Master’s degree is also preferred.
  • 1 or more years of involvement in a multi-discipline new product development environment.
  • Understanding and interest in other engineering areas.
  • Systems thinking acuity
  • Demonstrated ability in technical analysis including evaluation of multiple candidate solutions and significant evaluation of intangibles
  • Ability to propose methods, techniques and evaluation criteria to realize product functionality
  • Proven technical leadership in matrix environment.
  • Excellent communication, influencing and conflict resolution skills
  • Experience with technical writing
  • Excellent technical writing, and presentation skills
  • Preferred: Systems modeling background


What STERIS offers

The opportunity to join a company that will invest in you for the long-term. STERIS couldn’t be where it is today without our incredible people. That’s why we share in our success together by rewarding you for your hard work. Hiring people who are in it for the long run with STERIS is our ultimate goal. We do this by providing competitive salaries, healthcare benefits, tuition assistance, paid-time off, holidays, matching 401(k), annual merit, and incentive plans.  Join us and help write our next chapter.






STERIS is a $2B+, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) organization with approximately 12,000 associates worldwide and operates in more than 100 countries.

If you need assistance completing the application process, please call 1 (440) 392.7047. This contact information is for accommodation inquiries only and cannot be used to check application status.

STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law.  We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity.

The full affirmative action program, absent the data metrics required by § 60-741.44(k), shall be available to all employees and applicants for employment for inspection upon request. The program may be obtained at your location’s HR Office during normal business hours.

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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