Philips Technical Support specialist IGT - Mobile Surgery in Best, Netherlands

Your challenge

The technical support specialist Mobile Surgery is a global position which takes ownership of resolving the assigned (escalated) technical issues, in an efficient and timely manner. The team provides leadership, guidance/support and technical assistance to the service engineers as the modality expert and is available as a consultant over the phone/email/chat, but also for site visits.

Your responsibilities

  • Escalation management for Mobile Surgery systems (including remote/telephone support), to ensure a timely resolution of customer issues

  • Provides On-site support in hospitals globally in case of severe problem escalations

  • Provides manufacturing support, such as first of a kind (FOK) factory installations and field factory installations (FFI) for assigned modality

  • Provides engineering/R&D testing support for NPI’s for assigned modality (e.g. system tests, user interface tests)

  • Ensures essential information/known issues are brought back to the field service teams in a quick and efficient way (e.g. via webinars, known issue document, training, service information/documentation)

Your team

The IGT Field Support department (15 FTE) is a central team between the field service organizations and the Business Unit and between product development and operation performance. The team is a “window on the world” to pro-actively collects/detects feedback on product deviations and report this back into the BU in order to improve products, processes and tools. The role is based in Best (The Netherlands) and the specialist reports to the Field Support Manager of Customer Services IGT.

Our offer

We welcome you to a challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to explore.

Our benefits are very competitive and designed around your preferences:

We are looking for

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or related Engineering field.

  • 5-7 years of engineering related work experience with proven experience in using trouble shooting techniques to resolve technical issues

  • Experience with customer escalation tools and processes

  • Experience in a medical business or knowledge of hospital workflow

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills (fluent in Dutch and English, additional language (German) preferred)

  • Proficient at resolving problems remotely

  • Ability to work cohesively and effectively with employees at all levels / departments of the organizations.

  • Must have excellent interpersonal communication skills as well as being a motivated team player, with an ability to convince people and steer teams.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with (remote) IT networking technology

  • Self-starter, self-motivated

  • Willingness to travel. Travel will be determined according to business requirements (10-25%)