Philips Business Information & Data Governance Expert – Innovation To Market (I2M) in Eindhoven, Netherlands


In this role, you have the opportunity to

Make the difference in Philips' business transformation and continuous operations on data design and governance, by acting as the expert for product data model, value sets, compliance , standardization requirements, governance and controls in the Innovation-To-Market (I2M) business process space, connecting with Business Process Experts and IT. Your work will contribute directly to securing End-to-End data integrity cross processes and IT landscape.

You are responsible for

  • Gathering requirements with Business Process Experts (BPE) including business process and regulatory requirements to build and maintain a consistent and scalable conceptual and logical product data model for the I2M space within Philips.

  • Ensuring the product data model is properly implemented in the IT systems in the so-called Philips Integrated Landscape (PIL) of I2M centered around Product Lifecycle management

  • Defining the relevant data governance for the product data model in terms of data rules, access and authorization requirements and standards and adequate change control.

  • Documenting the product model using standard notations, templates and tools.

  • Actively supporting the Philips business transformation in data migration, with initial data migration rules definition, Data Requirement Specification review and approval, data quality assurance approach and guidance of the functional experts during data cleansing, data qualification and data defect management.

You are a part of

The Enterprise Information Management department that is reporting into Philips IT organization. EIM is accountable to govern data across the enterprise, support business transformation on data and information through data, process, reporting and analytics design. In addition, we drive with the business data preparation and validation, with IT data migration. We provide operational master data management services to markets, businesses and functions.

In the EIM organization you report into the Business Information and governance Owner (BIO) for product I2M, in the global data governance team. You are part of the I2M transformation projects as the data design and governance representative for the product data domain.

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

  • Have a Master degree and 5+ years of working experience in product configuration management processes, including configurable and non-configurable/standard products, SaaP, SaaS.

  • Have 5+ years of experience with IT applications in the I2M domain: PLM applications (eg Windchill), Data migration, data quality, data governance, MDM solutions (e.g. Informatica, SAP MDG)

  • Experience with SAP ECC (e.g. MM), SAP VC is preferred.

  • Have shown know how in interfacing product data specifications from PLM to ERP- and catalogue- tools.

  • Have experience in discrete types of industries with IT and/or configuration management experience; CMII-certification by Institute of Configuration Management has a strong preference.

  • Have a consistent track record in expert roles driving master data management solutions

  • Ability to translate business requirements into data requirements and vice versa

In return, we offer you

A path towards your most rewarding career. Philips is growing its marketing capability enterprise wide. Succeeding in this market-based role in a complex environment will open many doors for your long term career, in other areas in Philips or otherwise. 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.

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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