Philips Development Lead - Air in Shanghai, China
Participate and contribute in defining the strategy of the category, the technology roadmap and the innovation strategy.
Formulate the strategy for the specific development group, based upon the innovation strategy and translate this strategy into SMART project and improvement plans.
Monitor projects in accordance to agreements with the Innovation lead, assure the use of the relevant processes and tools and the quality and completeness of deliverables.
Generate innovative function and product concepts, execute feasibility studies and enable the development of solutions for the required product functions
With IP&S, assure protection of the intellectual property and of infringement of the patents of others
Develop structured way of organising technical activities within development team to support the business.
Assure adequate top-down and bottom-up communication and communication to relevant stakeholders
Develop and maintain a valuable network with internal and external partners
Assure availability of sufficient and competent employees and other resources within the budget agreed upon for the specific group.
Manage the performance of people by supervising, coaching and appraising individual group members, assuring their individual development and guaranteeing the optimal allocation of people to projects and activities
Grow technical competency for design leads within AIR, in term of design from first principle, analytical skill and tools used.
Grow soft skill for design leads within AIR, in term of communication with other team members and stakeholders
- Groom VE mind set for projects in Shanghai site and drive best design practices, lead and monitor improvement actions with respect to competences, TFC/IPD processes, methods and tools and with respect to product quality, reliability and costs