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3.3 | Cambridge, MA | Hospital & Health Care | 10000+ Employees
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Posted 9 months ago on Nov. 5, 2019

Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

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 1,197 ratings from 83 employees. 23 employees have left comments about their experience working for the company on InHerSight.

Job Title

Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Initiate and lead multi-disciplinary change, manufacturing and industrialization projects at the business level.

You are responsible for

  • Developing and implementing new methods of working and manufacturing.
  • Providing technical leadership to resolve manufacturing and quality problems, including yield and nonconforming products. 
  • Driving corrective actions with appropriate and detailed follow up.
  • Identifying, analyzing and implementing cost reduction projects, cycle time improvements and lean manufacturing techniques to improve product cost structure.
  • Executing design and process validation activities, including statistical analysis, similarity and testing for manufacturing changes, as well as the introduction of new assembly/test equipment.
  • Collaborating with other groups such as R&D, Quality, Project Management, Regulatory, Supplier Quality, Purchasing and Marketing, to develop new processes and transition new ventilator designs into manufacturing.
  • Identifying, specifying and coordinating the installation of new manufacturing equipment and upgrades for process improvement.

You are a part of

The Monitoring and Analytics (MA) & Therapeutic Care business group, within the Connected Care business cluster. The Connected Care business is bringing together monitoring and therapeutic devices, software and services to create smart solutions to deliver on the quadruple aim of value-based healthcare (improved health outcomes, improved patient experience, improved staff satisfaction and lower cost of care). You will report to the Engineering Manager.

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

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering - preferred (other majors considered)
  • 5+ years of manufacturing engineering experience including equipment and process improvement
  • Lean manufacturing experience in a regulated environment (medical device preferred)
  • Demonstrated experience with validation and documentation in manufacturing
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully lead projects and lead/work with others in cross functional teams
  • Ability to provide technical leadership in ambiguous situations
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

In return, we offer you

The opportunity to work with and gain expertise on our life saving medical devices. You will have the chance to collaborate with numerous cross functional groups, while changing the way we work more efficiently.

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 regard 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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