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3.3 | Cambridge, MA | Hospital & Health Care | 10000+ Employees
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Posted a week ago on May 20, 2020

Quality Assurance, Manufacturing Team Lead

Full-time in Carlsbad, CA
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Philips is a hospital & health care company headquartered in the Cambridge, MA area with 10000+ employees. Philips has a 3.3-star InHerSight Score, based on 1,181 ratings from 82 employees. 23 employees have left comments about their experience working for the company on InHerSight.

Job Title

Quality Assurance, Manufacturing Team Lead

Job Description

Philips' mission to improve lives is more relevant now than ever. We are increasing production of certain critical care products and solutions to help diagnose and treat patients. In this role you have an opportunity to directly impact lives of people around the world and help solve some of the toughest challenges affecting us today. The Group Leader manages the Receiving Inspection department and implementation process of products and services. This Group Leader position will report to the 1st shift.

You are responsible for

  • Collaborating with other departments to deal with technical issues that may arise.
  • Training lower level inspectors
  • Ensuring Quality system compliance.
  • Facilitating meetings with group and internal customers and escalation issues to supervisor when necessary to gain resolution.
  • Coordinating sector, departmental or cross-functional teams, focused on delivering new or upgrading existing products.
  • Monitoring development from initiation through delivery including planning and directing schedules and monitoring budget/spending.
  • Organizing cross-functional activities, ensuring development is on schedule and within budget constraints.
  • Supervising all aspects of personnel activities such as hiring/termination of employment, selecting, developing, coaching and evaluating personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the development function.
  • Set schedules, monitor employee time, approve vacation.
  • Assessing emerging technologies and may determine how to map them into product development roadmaps.
  • Keeps abreast of technical developments through literature, technical contacts, and industry competition.
  • Ensures compliance with product lifecycle and development.

You are a part of a team that will be directly impacting the supply of crucial products needed to treat patients.

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

  • US work authorization is a precondition of employment. The company will not consider candidates who require sponsorship for a work-authorized visa.
  • AA degree or equivalent years of experience required
  • 3+ years of leadership in a regulated environment with strict adherence to policies and procedures and writing and executing validation/verification documentation.
  • Must be able to read and interpret blue prints and technical specifications. 
  • Must be able to create programs on CMM.
  • Must be able to read, write and verbally communicate effectively in English.
  • Must be proficient in the use of precision measuring instruments.
  • Requires the ability to reach, stand and lift up to 15 pounds on continuous basis and up to 40 pounds infrequently.
  • Proficiency in Windows, Excel and MS Word. 
  • SAP and Vision Systems experience are plus.

In return, we offer you an opportunity to join us in our call to action. This is a permanent positon that comes with a generous full benefits package. Our goal is to help as many healthcare providers as possible to deal with the growing numbers of critical patients.

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. Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog. Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process, or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions.

It is the policy of Philips to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all colleagues and applicants for employment without to age, color, citizenship, disability or perceived disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital or domestic partner status, military or veteran status, national origin, pregnancy/childbirth, race, religion, sexual orientation, or any other category protected by federal, state and/or local laws.  Philips is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.

As an equal opportunity employer, Philips is committed to a diverse workforce. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Veterans' Readjustment Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact 888-367-7223, option 5, for assistance.



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