• Best
  • 40 uur
  • HBO
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Sustaining Engineer

  • 17 oktober 2018
  • Best
  • 40 uur
  • HBO


  • 17 oktober 2018
  • vacaturenummer: 9059153

Job Description 
In this role, you have the opportunity to 
As a Sustaining Engineer you are responsible for giving support, improve and maintain the production process within the Sustaining Engineering Department Factory Best. Your primary focus will be data-analysis. You are also responsible for writing and maintaining work instructions for manufacturing processes. 

You are responsible for 
o Give support to Manufacturing New Product Introductions. 
o Providing input for the Manufacturing Engineer, to create a better way of working, after RFVD the Sustaining Engineer is accountable for improvements. 
o Analysis of performance data with respect to products and processes (Six-sigma, SPC) 
o Give input and maintain the NPI project planning. 
o DEFOA/MOA Root cause analysis, creating and implementing structural solutions. 
o Perform preparation activities on trial/prototype production within NPI-processes 
o Writing work instructions, monitor/maintain devices and tooling, instruct employees, implement and maintain production processes. 
o Defines and leads improvement projects for the assigned unit, to improve efficiency, product quality and test section (Green Belt). 
o Investigation and escalation of Production issues/complaints,.if needed together with development. 
o Providing structural solutions by initiating amendments like problem reports (PR) and/or 8D forms 
o Minimum disturbances (max.Yield) within production in cooperation with teamleads, troubleshooters and development. 
o Preparation and introduction of product changes through Life Cycle Management/Business within production / systems. 

You are part of
Factory Best, one of the largest Operations sites in Health Systems. Your part of Sustaining Engineering, a team which is responsible for processes within IGT/MR/SP&R/IC/RS. You will be working closely with the manufacturing and development department. 


To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience 
o Typical bachelor in electronics or mechatronics. 
o Experience with project management, quality management and quality systems. Preferably experience in the medical industry (ISO 9001, 13485, FDA requirements, audit planning and execution, FMEA, 8D, etc.). 
o Experience within Manufacturing or Engineering with high tech medical devices. 
o Preferably Green Belt or Lean certified. 
o Six sigma / SPC. 
o Comprehension skills and ability to analyse and summarise. 
o A result driven and quality driven approach. 
o Personal & communication skills (Dutch & English).


We will boost your career through personal and technical growth. We’ll support you by offering a personal coach and the possibility to follow courses and training via our highly recommended Yacht Academy. We’ll offer interesting benefits and a market conform salary. You’ll become member of the team of professionals who share your education, ambitions and your competencies. This will enable you to interact with your colleagues from Yacht in your own technology language! You’ll become a member of the yacht network, which stretches the high tech industry. You will be challenged by your peers. As a result you’ll be able to keep your knowledge and skills up-to-date!


Philips aims to improve the lives of 3 billion people by 2025. To accomplish this goal, Philips is revolutionizing the way we look at healthcare systems by delivering innovation across the continuum of care. In this role, you will work on connected digital propositions that span all Philips businesses, driving programs that address healthy living, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and home care. You will collaborate closely with people from different cultural backgrounds, located all over the world, as if they were sitting next to you.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Jeroen Geraets via telefoonnummer 06-82475253

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