In this role, you have the opportunity to
lead a multidisciplinary team of highly skilled technical specialists from both Philips Innovation Services (PInS) and our customers from initial phase until introduction in the Market (End2End). You will work on advanced and complex innovative product development in multi-disciplinary projects.
You are responsible for
Teaming-up with the marketing and sales group to win the project in the acquisition phase
Development of a committed project management plan in consultation with the customer and management, ensuring requirements and deliverables definition
Defining necessary competences and team composition to fulfill the assignment, arrange the necessary resources in cooperation with department heads and group leaders.
Build the team and give operational guidance
Identify project risks and define risk reduction and mitigation plans
Communicate about the progress towards customer, management and team
Manage stakeholders interests, including the interest of suppliers
Monitor and control the work performed and the quality of the output and required corrective actions
Deployment of process improvements
Report on Employees performance, propose training and advice on career development to Resource managers
You are a part of
Philips Innovation Services (PInS) draws upon a huge range of resources and know-how to support our customers in bringing their innovations to market, as fast and as efficiently possible.
The Project Manager is a member of the Mechatronics department, with approximately 150 employees, the department is extraordinary in its system design approach, which has led to many practical solutions for our customers.
We are active in equipment as well as sub-system design, prototyping and testing. Think of breakthrough solutions especially in concept creation for consumer products and healthcare systems next to high accuracy positioning, and mechanical construction in e.g. lithography systems and magnetic levitation stages. You could be asked to lead a project to pioneer the latest implantable medical devices or to develop state-of-the-art lithographic wafer stages.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Master degree in mechanical, electrical or mechatronic engineering
5 to 10 years project management experience in multi-disciplinary projects within the medical industry
Project manager with a strong technical background, you have reached a senior level on a technical competence in Engineering like Senior Designer or Senior Technologist
Relevant project experience in ISO13485 Medical Device directive
Strong technical skills in Project Management
PMI/PMP certified or willing to get certified
Experience with leading multidisciplinary teams
Experience with ODM (Outsourcing of Design and Manufacturing on basis of in house specification)
Affinity with innovative development projects and comfortable with managing the funnel from relatively vague requirements to well defined project with committed internal and external partners
Team player with excellent communication skills and a customer centric attitude
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 http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.
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