Philips E2E Operations Process Expert in Basingstoke, United Kingdom


In this role you have the opportunity to:

Be part of Philips and their newly acquired Remote Diagnostic Technologies (RDT) business, a UK-based leading innovator of advanced solutions for the pre-hospital market providing monitoring, cardiac therapy and data management. RDT’s portfolio of comprehensive connected emergency care solutions will complement Philips’ Therapeutic Care business and strengthen its leadership position in the EUR 1.4 billion resuscitation and emergency care market. Moreover, RDT will strengthen Philips’ ability to innovate, drive digital transformation in healthcare, and enter new markets.

Philips already offers a range of proven monitoring and therapeutic products and solutions to help emergency medical services, hospitals and lay responders accelerate the delivery of care at the scene. This offering includes automated external defibrillators (AEDs), advanced life support monitors, and data management solutions. RDT will complement this with a product range for ambulance and emergency responders, which includes Tempus ALS, a modularized monitor and defibrillator that offers premium functionality in a smaller, lighter and more flexible package. RDT also offers highly robust, yet lightweight monitors equipped with telecommunication capabilities for various emergency responders.

Are you ready to set goals and timing for a challenging post-merger operations process program? Are you able to come up with a well-prepared action plan and have a clear sense of what will be achieved in a challenging time frame? Are you strong in leading complex projects, across a matrixed organization and realizing business needs with standardized operational processes and industrial footprint optimization? Then this could be the role for you!

You are responsible for:

  • Being part of the post-merger integration team and support them in identifying, planning, and executing on operations optimization and industrial footprint projects

  • Co -responsible with the Integration Operations Lead for the creation of a lean operation and industrial footprint strategy and roadmap

  • Leads the operations process optimization execution

  • Manages & provides direction for executing operations optimization and synergy projects within the industrial footprint and integration strategy

  • You are the linking pin between the business and the Operations implementation team, driving change management within the RDT organization

  • Controls the budget, project progress, evaluates the project initiatives as to feasibility, costs/benefits and makes valuable contributions, takes corrective actions when necessary and generates adequate reporting towards the Operations Integration lead and business lead.

  • Effectively implements the Philips transition process management approach for a portfolio of projects: concept, modeling, planning, execution, and closure stages.

  • Co -responsible for industrial development as part of the integration operations strategy; optimization of industrial footprint, CAPEX definition, layout, internal flows

  • Participate in the development of Make or Buy and second sourcing strategy in accordance with Purchasing, integration operations strategy and Philips global operations strategy

  • Responsible to optimize HSE and ergonomic convergence

You are part of

In this job you report directly to the Operations Integration Lead, supporting the overall operations integration project, being responsible for the project management and part of the overall business integration program consisting of over 10 sub work streams.

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

  • Bachelor's degree Engineering/Business or related discipline, or equivalent; Master’s degree a plus

  • Significant experience leading operation optimization and synergy programs such as site startups, new product launches, other business improvements

  • Project Management, Problem solving & Conflict Management skills, Customer focus

  • Solid in Equipment/Tooling specifications, GD&T, P-FMEA and Control Plan

  • Knowledge of medical device manufacturing and quality management systems required

  • Strong and demonstrated passion for Continuous Improvement and Lean Manufacturing (One-piece flow, SMED, KANBAN, HOSHIN workshop, etc.) Green belt / black belt certified

In return, we offer you:

the opportunity to lead the continued growth of our highly visible and successful MR business, as well as:

  • A competitive salary

  • Access to private healthcare insurance and other flexible benefit

  • 25 days’ holiday allowance from the beginning, plus bank holiday

  • Learning and Development opportunities through our Philips University

  • Family-friendly policies which offer enhanced maternity and paternity schemes

  • The Philips Employee Shop which allows employees to buy Philips products at discounted prices

  • Monthly activities that promote health and well-being

  • Social Events - a dedicated Sports & Social committee promoting a host of social events throughout the year

  • An Employee Assistance Program is available for all Philips employees and their families. As well as being a confidential support line, it also offers practical financial and life management advice 24 /7 and is completely confidential

  • We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities. Furthermore, Philips University is available to all employees for learning and development opportunities.

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 . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

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Equal opportunities

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