Philips Sr. Product Quality Engineer in Bothell, Washington

Independently Produces and completes Quality Engineering Documents.

Responsible for performing timely, quality engineering tasks like: Assessing quality plans, assessing product designs and reviewing test and other performance data, analyses market feedback, lead root cause analysis and quality problem solving.

May also provide other quality engineering support, including assisting organizational units in leading resolution of quality engineering deficiencies..

We welcome you to join Philips Ultrasound as an Product Quality Engineer in our Bothell, WA location

Your role:

Accountable for oversight of system and HW quality and risk mgmt. throughout the product life cycle.

Provides independent oversight of the design- input process, V&V activities, transfer and product realization, and performance in the field to ensure that all design requirements are effectively met.

Provides analytics to the Bus. on the efficacy and efficiency of the design and product realization processes

You are responsible for

  • Independently Produces and completes Quality Engineering Documents.

  • Responsible for performing timely, quality engineering tasks like:

  • Assessing quality plans, assessing product designs and reviewing test and other performance data, analyses market feedback, lead root cause analysis and quality problem solving.

  • May also provide other quality engineering support, including assisting organizational units in leading resolution of quality engineering deficiencies..

  • Ensures that appropriate quality plans are made that include all stages of the life cycle of the product and supports Quality Plan design

  • Validates key design inputs like: usability, reliability, performance, supportability, manufacturability, localizability, safety, security, privacy, serviceability, sustainability and costs

  • Provides effective oversight of the execution of the Quality Plan, any Risk Management activities, and of all design related activities during the product/system lifecycle

  • Performs independent technical assessment on product quality performance and post-market product quality analysis

  • Ability to lead quality related problem solving and root cause analysis during design and manufacturing

  • Uses post-market analytics and statistics to report on product quality performance in the field (provide feedback to manufacturing, suppliers or design teams) and initiates field actions when required

  • Act as a single point of contact (person assigned to project team) responsible to ensure that hardware design meets quality and compliance standards for every milestone

  • Responsible for leading quality engineering activities like:

  • Designing quality plans, overseeing the execution of Quality Plans, assessing complex product designs and reviewing test and other complex performance data, analyses market feedback, lead complex root cause analysis and complex quality problem solving.

  • May also provide other quality engineering support, including assisting organizational units in leading resolution of quality engineering deficiencies

You are a part of

In today’s challenging and changing healthcare environment, clinicians need every image to contribute to a confident diagnosis and every moment to matter in the clinical workflow.

Philips imaging ultrasound machines bring innovative solutions to clinical complexity while simplifying workflow. Our suite of Ultrasound systems Philips Healthcare Ultrasound at http://www.usa.philips.com/healthcare/solutions/ultrasound is designed to meet the many unique challenges – you can make a difference in your new role every day.

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Bachelor’s engineering degree with > 5 years of related experience, or a Master’s degree with > 3 years of related experience preferred

  • ASQ certification as Certified Quality Engineer or DfSS Green Belt / Black Belt is a plus

  • Experience with FMEA and DOORS a strong plus.

  • Working knowledge of appropriate global medical device or consumer product regulations, requirements, and standards

  • 6+ years of related quality experience on the job in a medical device or regulated industry a must.

In return, we offer you

We offer you the opportunity to grow within the organization and Philips – working cross functionally with R & D, on various projects and initiatives to drive our products to our customers and be a part of saving people’s lives every day.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more about the testing process Ultrasound

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/working-at-philips/working-at-philips.html on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at http://www.usa.philips.com/a-w/our-people/life-at-philips.html . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech.html , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/faq.html .

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, and protected veteran or marital status.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance

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