Senior Manufacturing Engineer
Posted on Jan 29, 2020 by Avance Consulting (Europe) Limited
Job description for the role of Sr. Manufacturing Engineer
Department: Life Sciences and Health care
Job Purpose and primary objectives:
Work as an Manufacturing Engineer in the team delivering best in class solutions and services to our clients This manufacturing engineer will support the Suppliers Manufacturing Instruments.
ME will be responsible for transferring existing Instruments from one Supplier to another, optimizing the manufacturing process and completing process validations.
ME will partner and collaborate with Supplier Quality and Procurement to complete product transfers, resolve technical issues that affect Quality or Delivery of product and reduce cost of manufacturing
Manufacturing Engineer is responsible for:
Lead cross functional teams to execute supplier transfers for Client product.
Optimize supplier processes during and post transfer
Assess supplier cost of manufacturing to ideal state and identify opportunities
Review product drawings
Direct and support PFMEA for supplier process and lead risk assessment effort for overall process.
Develop project time line and tasks to be executed as part of supplier transfer for Client.
Develop strategic collaborations across functions, business units and geographic boundaries to achieve effective outcomes over the long-term.
Provide timely and accurate reporting on project activities.
Evaluate and implement processes and programs to improve product quality, reduce cost at supplier
Review and approve design or process changes from a manufacturing and process engineering perspective - ensure design for manufacturing
Ensure supplier process parameters are capable for qualification, verification, and validation activities
Route and approve Supplier Non-conformances and Corrective actions as required
Modify Bill of Materials for supplier's manufacturing process as needed Route and approve Supplier Process documentation as needed, ie PFMEA, engineering studies, verification/validation protocols and reports
Ability to manage multiple assignments or projects with sound analytical, troubleshooting, and problem solving skills.
Flexible work ethic.
Strong influencing skills.
Excellent communication skills (written and oral).
Problem Solving skills - to assist in maintaining project progress and on design issues.
Decision Making - required to make decisions on technical issues.
Degree of responsibility - must be capable of taking direction and taking responsibility and ownership for systems.
Excellent planning & organization skills.
Extent of confidentiality - discretion is essential in view of contact with outside parties, product development strategies, regulatory and sales information.
Continuous Improvement Focus
Experience required: Essential requirement:
A Degree in Mechanical/Production/Manufacturing Engineering and experience in a medical device or comparable hi-tech environment is preferable.Proven track record in development and Installation of manufacturing processes for New Products or Product Transfer.
Demonstrated ability to lead sub teams within a project and give direction to fellow team members, contractors, vendors to complete tasks to a defined timeline. Self motivated,
with focus on Quality, Time lines and Cost.