Philips Supplier Quality Engineering in Drachten, Netherlands

Your challenge

Oversees the Quality Assurance in the processes related to the manufacturing of materials, components, sub-assemblies, and completed products and their supply chain, including compliance to regulatory requirements and/or procedures for regulated products/businesses. The processes include the introduction/validation of new/changed manufacturing processes and their associated Q systems, the trend analysis and monitoring of manufacturing processes and their environment, the remediation to non-conformances, and the development and improvement of Q systems.

Your responsibilities

Provide engineering support to operations ensuring consistent application of quality techniques

Resolve quality issues of capability, tolerance, and materials related issues.

Resolve quality issues by identifying problems, examining solution options, implementing action plans, and providing resources (8D).

Effectively communicate and reinforce Philips commitment to quality improvement efforts.

Determine when process stability and capability studies should be performed on existing processes. Review and analyze results. Recommend changes to processes based upon findings and perform follow up to verify effectiveness.

Participate in the Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP) activities to determine appropriate use of existing and new measurement systems during new tool or process design and startup.

Coordinate pre-launch production trial run process monitoring.

Participate in the development of Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA).

Maintain Control Plans throughout the life of the part and be the interface between Technical Support Group (TSG) who is responsible to maintain the Process FMEA's.

Facilitate and promote use of appropriate problem solving techniques for effective root cause analysis and successful corrective action.

Perform duties in accordance with quality system requirements as the voice of Philips customers.

Coordinate with Life Cycle Management (LCM) to resolve customer complaints and concerns.

Lead PPM (Part per Million) improvement plans for your Operation Group (OG).

Apply appropriate use of statistical techniques.

About 10% travel is required.

Your team

You’ll become a team member of professionals who shared their knowledge, ambitions and competencies with you. This will enable you to interact with your colleagues locally but also Philips World-Wide. Our Vision is to be the competence center within Philips Health-Tech for industrial quality tools and quality systems.

Our offer

This role comes with a competitive compensation offering and a generous holiday / vacation offering, but that’s not all. Quality is right on the top of Philips leadership agenda and that means you have the unique opportunity to come in and have a recognized voice to drive and witness exciting, transformational changes. You will be empowered to drive high quality, ground breaking innovations with a globally recognized, premium brand behind you. And when you are successful in this role’s mission, you will have an array of diverse career options open to you – across different functional areas, product lines, business groups and/or geographies. That is a commitment Philips Quality Leadership team has made and stands by.

We are looking for

  • Candidate with Bachelor’s engineering degree

  • Relevant knowledge of ISO 9001

  • Analytical skills

  • Good English communication skills

  • Presentation Skills, written and verbal

  • Problem Solving & Decision Making

  • Results Orientation

  • Team Player