Philips LEAN Specialist in Warszawa, Poland

Trusted advisor to market management team on the continuous improvement/lean transformation and the role model for the E2E lean thinking. Considered the go-to person on LEAN / CI topics in the market Coaches performance improvements in targeted priority areas agreed by market MT areas through core CI tools – Hoshin, DM, PS and other relevant CI methodologies Builds fact-based performance culture by installing Daily Management process in targeted areas through DM bootcamps and supports DM sustainability phase by coaching in gemba Supports the overall business transformation towards the high performing culture in markets. Master trainer Problem Solving for support to global teams and other markets Drives problem solving mindset through PRIDE Problem Solving bootcamps and coaching, to build a culture of Problem Solvers at all organizational levels Delivers targeted LEAN training in priority areas / teams Enables organic growth of Continuous Improvement capabilities in business, by building a next generation of DM/PS/Lean coaches and developing a network of CI promotors outside BT team Works within a global team of peers to capture, share and promote best practice and process standardization across Markets community

Your challenge

IT Business Analyst plays an instrumental role in any Philips project. You will get the opportunity to support and manage small to medium size local projects. In addtion to that you will co create the LEAN mindset in Central and Eastern Europe organization closely working with our LEAN Champion and Continuous Improved Lead.

Your responsibilities

•Responsible for making sure that the solutions (which you will also be shaping) meet the End2End business needs; also be ready for future enhancements and adding new features and functionalities forming an integrated and simple to maintain architecture;

•Once the project is complete you will also train Key Users and pass the systemic knowledge to the business stakeholders;

•Will ensure that a proper validation and correction is done before the solution is passed over to the end user for UAT - this will in turn translate to a balanced and respectful cooperation with the business partners showing our (IT Department) professionalism and precision;

We are looking for

•1-3 years of experience in business analysis with strong business and IT acumen;

•"Can do" attitude and desire to learn and live LEAN methodologies and promote continuous improvement mindset

•Independence, self-motivation and honesty;

•Ability to translate unstructured information gathered from users into well-defined specifications;

•Logical thinking driven by data analysis and interpretation

•Excellent communication skills;

•Fluent English both written and spoken

Our offer

First of all, the opportunity to join a brand with 125+ years of success so far since 1891, where you can build a career helping us improve 3 billion lives by 2025.

We welcome you to a challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to explore.

Our benefits are very competitive and designed around the market preferences.

You will have plenty of opportunities to learn new technologies (SAP, SalesForce.com, Service MAX and many more) and capabilities (LEAN is the substance that glues all our efforts).

As we are a highly virtual team, spread around the whole CEE Market, you will have a lot of space to organize your workspace, but at the same time you will take End2End ownership of the results of your tasks and projects. On the path to achieve those results you will have the support of your manager of Head of IT, Central and Eastern Europe).

In this role, you have the opportunity to

act as a change leader who will help Philips to win through merging LEAN thinking and mindset with strong analytical background and interest in IT.

As LEAN Specialist you will play an instrumental role in any Philips project. You will get the opportunity to support and manage small to medium size local projects and participate in larger programs as a valuable team member. In addition to that you will co create the LEAN mindset in Central and Eastern Europe organization closely working with our LEAN Champion and Continuous Improvement Lead. This will give you a perfect opportunity to develop as a trainer, coach, public speaker and finally – internal consultant helping various business units to solve problems through applying best in class LEAN methodologies and tools.

You are responsible for

  • Responsible for making sure that the solutions (which you will also be shaping) meet the End2End business needs; also be ready for future enhancements and adding new features and functionalities forming an integrated and simple to maintain architecture;

  • Once the project is complete you will also train Key Users and pass the systemic knowledge to the business stakeholders;

  • Will ensure that a proper validation and correction is done before the solution is passed over to the end user for UAT - this will in turn translate to a balanced and respectful cooperation with the business partners showing our (IT Department) professionalism and precision;

  • Plan and execute LEAN trainings in CEE on various methodologies which we will coach you to make sure you have the right knowledge at hand

  • Lead workshops and boot camps aimed at solving specific problems helping our company win

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

  • 1-3 years of experience in business analysis with business and IT acumen

  • Previous exposure or certification in LEAN will be an advantage

  • "Can do" attitude and desire to learn and live LEAN methodologies and promote continuous improvement mindset, helping people to go through their change curve

  • Independence, self-motivation and honesty

  • Ability to translate unstructured information gathered from users into well-defined specifications

  • Logical thinking driven by data analysis and interpretation

  • Excellent communication skills, desire to become a coach to stakeholders in various levels, including leadership

  • Fluent English both written and spoken

In return, we offer you

First of all, the opportunity to join a brand with 125+ years of success so far since 1891, where you can build a career helping us improve 3 billion lives by 2025. As we are a diverse and dynamic team, very well connected to all parts of Philips business you will have a chance to deep dive into endless opportunities to improve not only connected with IT but also other parts of Philips operations. You will become a trusted advisor to business counterparts installing structural and efficient approaches to the identified challenges.

You will have plenty of opportunities to learn new technologies (SAP, SalesForce.com, Service MAX and many more) and capabilities (LEAN is the substance that glues all our efforts). You will kick start with a comprehensive set of trainings and mentorship to gain speed as quick as possible.

As we are a highly virtual team, spread around the whole CEE Market, you will have a lot of space to organize your workspace, but at the same time you will take End2End ownership of the results of your tasks and projects. On the path to achieve those results you will have the support of your manager of Head of Business Transformation and IT, Central and Eastern Europe.

We welcome you to a challenging, innovative environment with great opportunities for you to explore.

Our benefits are very competitive and designed around the market preferences.

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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