In this role, you have the opportunity to
Manage large reliability programs spanning across the entire product development life cycle of medical products.
Guide and support the IGT Systems Business Group, its Markets and enabling functions to always do the right thing. This involves being a confident advisor on quality and reliability 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.
You are responsible for
Lead and support the quality vision of Reliability Engineering to all Philips internal customers and team members.
Key contributor in the product development process to ensure the reliability of the product is statistically validated, supporting new product launches and existing product support.
Provide reliability-engineering services to all Philips internal customers including: Reliability analyses, reliability predictions, reliability testing and test planning, and reliability related problem solving.
Develop detailed reliability test plans to ensure that appropriate testing and sample test size is utilized to demonstrate product reliability goals.
Coordinate efforts to establish product reliability goals and to plan, execute and monitor activities aimed at achieving those goals.
Support the group by translating test data into reliability predictions.
Work with product engineering to develop reliability requirements and decompositions, establish a reliability program and perform appropriate analyses to ensure that new medical products meet all appropriate requirements.
Develop a reliability plan that documents tasks, methods, tools, tests and analyses required to ensure products are safe and reliable.
Participate in preparing schedules and work estimates for reliability activities.
Perform Design FMEAs with teams on all new products and recommend design changes to improve product reliability, as well as being involved in Process FMEAs.
Participate in product design reviews during new product development to ensure robustness of product design and manufacturing processes.
Perform statistical data analysis, regression modeling, Weibull Analysis, hazard analysis, reliability growth assessment and prediction, and warranty trend analysis.
Post product launch, monitor field performance and if problems arise, work on failure root cause analysis, corrective action development and resolution verification.
Conduct training on quality and reliability engineering concepts in the organization.
You are a part of
a fast growing and innovative Quality Assurance/Quality Engineering team, within an ever-changing environment - constantly striving for improvements and exceeding internal and external stakeholder expectations.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
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 billions for the billions of people Philips brand touches each year. Specific skill requirements for this role include:
Master’s degree in Reliability Engineering, Mechanical, Electrical or Software Engineering with 5+ years’ experience in in a regulated industry (preferably medical) with demonstrated competence in product reliability tools, statistical sampling, and methodologies
Demonstrated success in leading change for product quality and reliability.
Demonstrated ability to lead, communicate, interact and influence effectively at technical levels across functions.
Highly passionate and positive infectious attitude who strives for high performance and product quality.
Desire to work in an R&D laboratory environment
Experience using Weibull++, Minitab, and SAP.
ISO 17025 auditor/ experience highly desirable
Experience in reliability modeling, statistical analysis, warranty analysis, HALT, ALT, transfer functions, dFMEA, and fault tree analysis.
Ability to effectively manage time, organize and prioritize work, decision-making skills, multi-task across many assignments is necessary. Effective interpersonal, written and oral communication skills expected.
Experience working in a fast paced, stressful environment.
Excellent English skills, written and speaking.
In return, we offer you
We welcome you to a challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to explore.
Our benefits are very competitive and designed around your preferences:
A market conform salary
25 Days of leave and the possibility to purchase up to 20 extra days off annually
A variable bonus based on both Philips results and personal performance
Extensive set of tools to drive your career, such as a personal development budget, free training and coaching
Solid company pension scheme and attractive collective health insurance package
Opportunity to buy Philips shares and products with discount
Healthy work-life balance
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 . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video .
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