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Lead Operations MEMS

Lead Operations MEMS

LocationEindhoven, Netherlands
Business SectorBiotechnology
Contact nameDaria Finikova
Contact emaild.finikova@panda-int.com
Job ref20374
Published28 days ago

Philips – Manufacturing


In this role, you have the opportunity to Lead Operations in the MEMS Foundry of the MEMS & Micro Devices group. You are responsible for • Leading the Engineering, Operations, Maintenance and Supply Chain activities in the MEMS Foundry to world-class operational excellence; • Hiring, supervising, developing, coaching, and evaluating MEMS Foundry personnel; • Delivering products on time with high quality and yield; • Optimizing production processes with respect to routing, supplies, equipment capacity and human resource levels; • Managing the cost and expenditures related to Operations in line with approved budgets; • Preparing multi-year manufacturing operation and investment plans to lead the manufacturing organization to the highest level of operational performance; • Leading the development and continuous improvement of the way of working, the manufacturing processing methods and the equipment availability; • Contributing to the implementation and operation of effective Supply Chain and IT processes and systems for MEMS & Micro Devices; • Driving activities related to sustain and improve safety and to maintain commitment to environmental and quality regulations. You are part of The Director Operations reports to the Head of MEMS & Micro Devices, in Philips Engineering Solutions. You will be a management team member of MEMS & Micro Devices. Your direct reports include the managers that are responsible for the groups Process Engineering & Maintenance MEMS, Operations MEMS, Supply Chain Management and IT. This includes about 65 direct and indirect reports. To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience • B.Sc. or M.Sc. degree in a technical discipline relevant to the industry (physics, materials science, chemical engineering, electronics); • Experience as Operations Director/Manager, preferably experience as manager of managers; • Many years of experience within the MEMS or semiconductor industry, in operations, manufacturing and/or engineering functions; • Knowledge of common IT and Supply Chain Management systems in the Semicon or MEMS industry; • Proven experience with and knowledge of structural improvement methodologies (DMAIC, DfSS); • Knowledge of and experience with LEAN manufacturing; • Knowledge of ISO standards ISO9001, ISO13485 and work according to the Quality Management System; • Excellent communication and presentation skills, at different levels in the organization; • Good interpersonal skills and team player; • Drive and initiative to make a positive impact in the organization; • Experience with change management in a manufacturing organization; • Strong customer focus.