Production Support Engineer
In this role you have the opportunity to:
Be part of Philips and their newly acquired Remote Diagnostic Technologies (RDT) business, a UK-based leading innovator of advanced solutions for the pre-hospital market providing monitoring, cardiac therapy and data management. RDT’s portfolio of comprehensive connected emergency care solutions will complement Philips’ Therapeutic Care business and strengthen its leadership position in the EUR 1.4 billion resuscitation and emergency care market. Moreover, RDT will strengthen Philips’ ability to innovate, drive digital transformation in healthcare, and enter new markets.
RDT was already a world leader in the area of remote vital signs monitoring. The company’s products are medical monitoring devices used in remote locations, including: Military, pre-hospital, aircraft/in-flight, yachts, and other. This job, within the technical team, is an engineering role to assist the company in its development of new products as well as working to maintain the design of the existing product line.
You are responsible for:
Acting as their subcontract manufacturers technical support for their released product portfolio.
Supporting subcontracted production to resolve technical issues which are hindering production.
Creating / managing ‘change requests’ from the subcontractors
Managing EOL components and their replacements
Supporting implementing and planning of changes to production
Running projects to improve production efficiency, reliability and cost reduction
Design, creation & maintenance of test jig and production equipment
Investigating/resolving ‘goods in’ quality issues
You are a part of:
Philips new, exciting acquisition: RDT are a leading innovator of advanced solutions for the pre-hospital market providing monitoring, cardiac therapy and data management.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience:
An Electronics degree from an accredited University
Previous proven experience in system engineering and testing or related area
Experience working with sub-contracted manufacturing
Experience working with large volume electronic device manufacturing
Strong working knowledge and experience of electronic systems and production techniques
Highly PC literate, experienced in Word/Excel etc
Strong analytical, test and hardware debugging skills
Ability to logically troubleshoot complex technical issues
Demonstrable organizational and project management skills
A good eye for detail
In return, we offer you:
A competitive salary
Access to private healthcare insurance and other flexible benefit
25 days’ holiday allowance from the beginning, plus bank holiday
Learning and Development opportunities through our Philips University
Family-friendly policies which offer enhanced maternity and paternity schemes
The Philips Employee Shop which allows employees to buy Philips products at discounted prices
Monthly activities that promote health and well-being
Social Events - a dedicated Sports & Social committee promoting a host of social events throughout the year
An Employee Assistance Program is available for all Philips employees and their families. As well as being a confidential support line, it also offers practical financial and life management advice 24 /7 and is completely confidential
We also believe that we are at our best as a company when you are at yours as a person. Thus, we offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities. Furthermore, Philips University is available to all employees for learning and development opportunities.
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.
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