Philips Mechanical Engineer - STET in Suzhou, China
In this role, you have the opportunity to
Be part of a team dedicated to improving the Philips supply chain. Philips is a leading innovator in the healthcare and diagnostic imaging market with technology that helps save lives, improve patient outcomes, and reduce the cost of medical care around the world. As an international organization, Philips is well placed to offer a broad range of technical and leadership opportunities in various organizations throughout the world.
You are responsible for
In this role, you will focus primarily on improving the supply chain for medical equipment (Magnetic Resonance, Computed Tomography and Advanced Molecular Imaging, Ultrasound, Digital X-ray). Your responsibilities will include, but not limited to:
Support global cross functional teams for assigned supplier transfer projects
Build internal and external network to identify high impact supplier transfer projects that result in productivity, quality improvement, and reduction in Total Cost of Ownership.
Manage the update, as required, of designs to improve manufacturability, performance, quality and cost
Conduct supplier design reviews
Review and ensure adequacy of supplier part qualification activities
Execute and support phase in – phase out (PIPO) planning for assigned transfer projects
Support input for make/buy analysis
Support the deployment of early supplier involvement for assigned transfer projects
Use appropriate project management tools, communicate plans and risk management techniques to create rigor in project planning and execution
Participates in Dfx conventions to build cost reduction business cases and funnels
Active participation in multidisciplinary teams through all phases of the supplier transfer process
You are a part of
The Supply Base Rationalization team is responsible for qualifying new suppliers and their components in support of a world class supply base. This team will support multiple modalities (CT/MR/DXR) within Philips Healthcare to meet their cost and quality objectives through supply base transitions as well as design optimizations.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
B.S. in Mechanical Engineering
MS in engineering preferred
5 or more years of proven design engineering and project management experience leading cross-functional teams
Experience supporting global projects
Experience with CAD software(s)
Demonstrated strong analytical and problem solving skills
Knowledge of manufacturing quality systems and working in a regulated industry
Experience with geometric dimensioning and tolerance
Working knowledge of Microsoft Project, Excel, Power Point, and Word required
Strong English written and verbal communication skills required
In return, we offer you
We offer experiences and opportunities that add many unexpected and enriching moments to our employees’ lives. Especially when the innovative health technologies and solutions they help develop benefit their own friends and family.
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 2.5 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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