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Philips Global Manufacturing Process Validation Engineer in Best, Netherlands


In this role, you have the opportunity to

Drive manufacturing performance of the delivery model systems towards excellence with respect to first time right quality output. Your technical expertise is required to identify areas of improvement and drive improvements. The result is output and cost of operations predictability, which will optimize our customer experience.

You are responsible for

  • Preparing and updating the Global Process Map

  • Harmonization of Validation Process

  • Triggering & Roll-Out of Process Harmonization

  • Defining and triggering KPI Scrum initiatives to improve process performance

  • Identifying and supporting efficiency improvements

  • Definition of work instruction structure and Training concepts

  • Defining standard Validation concepts for selectedprocesses

  • Technology scouting

  • Connecting with experts between the sites by hosting the competence map

  • Providing expertise during new process design

  • Managing tangible fixed asset

You are a part of

A global team with colleagues in Hamburg and the United States. In this role you will be collaborating with local manufacturing engineering, factory leaders and (supplier) quality engineering.

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

  • Degree in systems engineering, mechatronics or similar

  • Expertise in all or some of the following areas: assembly, gluing, soldering, welding, cleaning, quality assurance

  • Strong background in process validation methodology

  • Outstanding organizational, communication, interpersonal, relationship building skills conducive to collaboration; able to work well in a cross-functional, matrix management environment – you will need to influence others despite not having direct authority and strong interpersonal skills are therefore needed.

  • Digital native with some experience in big data analytics would be highly preferred – if you have experience working with PowerBI, Tableau or Qlik Sense that would be considered an advantage

  • Experience in identifying and setting up process automation

  • Willingness to travel internationally for up to 30%

In return, we offer you

The opportunity to tie together existing best practices and improve processes affecting our bottom line directly. You will pave the way for the implementation of global initiatives like Industry 4.0 standards. In some respects you will make small incremental changes, and in other instances you can truly leap frog. It is up to you!

Why should you join Philips?

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