Philips Production Quality Engineer in Haifa, Israel

Your challenge

As the incumbent of this Quality & Regulatory (Q&R) role within Philips, your challenge will be to guide and support Business Groups, Markets and enabling functions to always do the right thing. This involves being a confident advisor on approval, regulatory compliance and quality management related topics, in order to achieve timely releases of innovative products that deliver high quality and outstanding reliability to the lives they will improve.


Working in the medical industry brings much fulfillment, as well as unique challenges. As part of our HealthTech – focused company, you will be responsible drive product quality improvement activities, using statistics and data analysis techniques at to improve processes.

Key areas of responsibilities (KARS) for this role include:

  • Manages and follows-up quality activities.

  • Participate and lead “real time” manufacturing line investigations to identify cause and containment actions. Work with Production, Supply and Manufacturing Engineer personnel.

  • Interpret manufacturing outputs and customer inputs, define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

  • Select and apply quality procedures and methods, appropriate inspection strategy and statistical techniques.

  • Establish and monitor quality/process control for high risk parts and high risk suppliers.

  • Create and administer an effective closed-loop corrective action program.

  • An active member on the production release of new products, responsible for quality plan preparation.

  • Plan and participate in internal manufacturing audits and assessments as a co-auditor.

  • Participate in the Material Review Board process to dispose off rejected material.

Your team

As a result of Philips renewed commitment to Quality, it has recently restructured its organization to ensure you and your department have clear interfaces with Philips Business Group and Market leadership, and can harness the expertise of five Centers of Excellence (COEs). These 5 COEs specialize in the following capabilities: Regulatory & Clinical Affairs, Supplier Quality, Quality Management System, Quality Assurance & Engineering, and Compliance & Audit. As part of this new structure, you are empowered to use your voice and expertise to have a positive impact on your team, our business, and health technologies that will improve the health, well-being and care for people around the world.

We are looking for:

A person who is excited by the unique professional challenges that our Quality Transformation presents, has strong technical competencies, and demonstrates resilience challenging, often demanding situations. We are looking for a perfectionist- a fixer who continuously strives for excellence as a way of life; not just as a job. We’re looking for someone who can inspire others to adopt this mentality of prioritizing quality above all else in a relentless pursuit to improve the quality of life for the billions of people our brand touches each year.

Specific skill requirements for this role include:

  • Practical Engineering / BA / BSc degree.

  • 2-4 years of work experience in a manufacturing plant.

  • Good understanding of statistical methods, quality tools and methodologies (i.e. 8D, DMAIC, SPC, FMEA, Control Plan, LEAN).