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Procurement Engineer

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Company: Philips
Contract: PERM
Location: Orlando, Florida, United States

Job Title

Procurement Engineer

Job Description

In this role, you have the opportunity to

Drive assurance of supply by focusing on quality, delivery, risk and cost, from the MRI medical product Supplybase.  You will identify supplier projects, develop business cases and lead or contribute to supplier-focused projects.  You will also enable advanced development by identifying supplier technical capabilities that will enable the next generation of products.  

You are responsible for

  • Executing supplier improvement projects focused on assurance of supply and total cost of ownership.
  • Representing Procurement in new product development and ensure early supplier involvement by identifying relevant supplier technologies and leading supplier selection process.
  • Identifying supplier manufacturability issues by collaborating with suppliers and implementing feedback with Engineering.
  • Resolving procurement related escalations by collaborating with suppliers to identify solutions.
  • Executing quality management system requirements for procurement
  • Providing input to the Commodity teams regarding the supply base characteristics, based on business requirements.

You are a part of

The Patient Care and Monitoring Solutions Business Group and Medical Consumables and Sensors Business Unit, which  is encompassing patient monitoring and therapy. Our advanced intelligence platforms provide clinicians with the information when and where they need it so that they can make smart decisions. Our ultimate priority is to enable caregivers, administrators and patients to make decisions that support better health, increase efficiency and control costs.

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

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering and 5 + years relevant experience
  • Strong knowledge of manufacturing processes, design for manufacturability and GD&T
  • 5 + years of experience leading supplier improvement projects
  • Proven problem-solving skills
  • Experience applying SPC (Statistical Process Control) with suppliers
  • Experience in new product development or closely supporting NPD teams in a procurement role
  • Experience working in a regulated industry (preferred)
  • Strong organization, planning and communication skills required

In return, we offer you

The opportunity to join our team and strengthen our product portfolio, expand our services and solutions and bring game changing technology to market. If you are someone who loves solving supply chain complications and are passionate about working with suppliers to improve the relationship – this is the role for you!

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. Life at Philips is an opportunity for personal and professional growth. And a journey into the unexpected; our people often experience moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.

In addition to being purpose-driven, at Philips, we deeply believe in equality and that our people should be a reflection of the society and countries in which we operate. So we value our people in all aspects of diversity, whether generational, gender, experience, ethnicity, race, sexual orientation, ability, nationality, or other aspects. We believe that a flexible and inclusive culture invites a full spectrum of ideas, opinions, and experiences into the decision-making, and strive to create it wherever possible.

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page , or you can discover helpful advice from our employee blog. You can also learn about our recruitment process or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions.

Philips is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, creed, citizenship, disability, protected veteran or marital status.

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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