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Quality Engineer

Posted Apr 14, 2023
Project ID: PHILJP00025772
Best, Hybrid
1 year
(May 1, 2023 - Apr 30, 2024)
40 hrs/week
Payrate range
2500 - 3800 €/month

Quality Engineer (Contract)

Location: Best

Duration: 12 months (with possible extension and/or Philips transfer in time)

Hours/week: 40

Budget range: €2.500 - 3.800 per month

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

Be part of the dedicated Quality team for Factory Best. The Quality department of Factory Best reports into the Q&R function and has a dotted line to the Factory leader. The Quality department focuses on ensuring product quality, while maintaining full compliance and driving manufacturing excellence. The aim is to achieve timely releases of products with high quality and outstanding reliability.

By joining this organisation, you will be part of the transformation journey towards a world class Operations organisation to better serve our customers with speed and excellence.

When you choose to work at Philips you’ll work on life-changing projects; and contribute to innovative health technologies and solutions that improve billions of lives around the world.

You will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring full quality and regulatory compliance for his/ her unit(s) and Building Blocks,

  • Adhering to company procedures and maintain compliance with FDA CFR regulations and ISO 13485:2016 standards,

  • Proactively participating in daily direction of his/ her unit(s) like MRB (Material Review Board), escalations (production stop), supplier meetings, daily team meetings,

  • Support in maintaining and improving performance of products and processes via Quality tools and techniques (CAPA, DMAIC, Statistical Process Control, 8D,…),

  • Processing, verifying and closing QN’s (Quality Notifications) in SAP and particular NC (Non Conformity) documentation for non-conforming products,

  • Reviewing and approving documentation before release (Device History Record, Rework instructions)

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

  • Bachelor level (technical background),

  • At least 4 years’ experience within quality engineering within an operational environment (preferably medical devices, pharma),

  • Knowledge of tools e.g. pareto, risk analysis, 5W/ 2H, Ishikawa, FMEA, 8D, problem solving methods, statistical process control, 5S + 1, DMAIC,

  • Process minded and able to make and optimise procedures and supporting documents,

  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and root-cause analysis skills

  • Ability to present issues to a management level,

  • Good communication and reporting skills in Dutch and English (required)

  • Character: people-oriented, no-nonsense, proactive, make-it-happen mentality, pressure-resistant, able to get things done from people, disciplined.

You are a part of

In this role, you have the opportunity to be part of the Factory Best organisation, which is one of the main Operation sites for Health Systems within Philips. Our Factory Best organisation is driving operational excellence and manufactures, refurbishes and repairs our medical devices & components in a safe, compliant, and effective manner. Next to this, the Factory Best team is responsible for the preparation and introduction of changes on products/components/production processes for released products and receiving and implementing manufacturing transfers from Industrialization engineering.

In return, we offer you:

For this project, you’ll work for Philips and become a contract or permanent employee of YACHT (a Randstad company). As a contractor at Philips you'll enjoy cutting-edge challenges and unexpected experiences that make you a more in-demand professional. And as a YACHT employee, you can expect to receive ongoing support with your personal development and future prospects. 

YACHT provides all employees with a range of benefits, including pension, social security payments and potential to earn a quarterly bonus as well as a mobile and travel allowance.

Why work on a project at Philips?

If you’re looking for meaningful work and a chance to tackle complex challenges, broaden your skills and expertise and become an even more sought after professional, you’ll find all that and more with project work at Philips.

The Randstad companies are responsible for finding talent to provide services at Philips. If you are selected to provide services for Philips, you will be employed by Randstad and will not be an employee of Philips.

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