Philips Distribution Quality Engineer in Eindhoven, Netherlands


In this role, you have the opportunity to be part of various activities within Warehousing, Handling, Storage, Shipping, Transportation, EU MDR Supply Chain related activities. This is a diverse Q&R role whereby you will play a key role within logistics; consulting, advising and assisting as both an engineer and as a business partner, providing key solutions within the supply chain for driving Q&R compliance.

You are responsible for:

  • Manage and support activities around e.g. EU MDR compliance in the supply chain.

  • Ensure that third party warehouse suppliers are following agreed processes.

  • Plan & Execute periodic audits on warehouse operations and reports on findings.

  • Facilitate in resolving the audit findings by the warehouse operations.

  • Ensure distribution hold and release process is executed according to agreed procedures.

  • Ensure proper control of nonconforming product, including segregation and disposition.

  • Key quality contact between Philips and third party logistics providers.

  • Mandate to disposition nonconforming product based on predefined and agreed criteria.

  • Report on KPI on warehouse performance (Audits, training, nonconforming products)

  • Facilitate in resolving issues with export controls and/or supply chain security

  • Develop and/or reviews warehouse operations procedures and processes for adequacy and consistency to ensure proper handling and storage of products.

  • Facilitate in investigating CAPA and complaints related to warehouse operations.

  • Ensure pick-to-order process is executed in accordance with regulatory requirements.

To succeed in this role:

  • Worked for more than 5 years in Medical Devices Industry and/or other regulated industry

  • Background in Engineering, Physical Distribution, Warehousing, Logistics, Quality operations is preferred

  • Logistics background preferable

  • Taking initiative and ownership

  • Self-starter

  • Firm and confident

  • Accurate, but also to the point

  • Project Management skills

  • Good Auditing skills

  • In-depth knowledge of Quality management systems and processes

  • Good Verbal & Writing skills in English

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 choose Philips?

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