Enterprise Excellence Engineer

Date: 27-Dec-2021

Location: Kulim, 02, MY

Company: Teleflex

Expected Travel: Up to 10%

Requisition ID: 5113


About Teleflex Incorporated

Teleflex is a global provider of clinically effective medical technologies designed to improve the health and quality of people’s lives. We apply purpose driven innovation – a relentless pursuit of identifying unmet clinical needs – to benefit patients and healthcare providers. Our portfolio is diverse, with solutions in the fields of vascular and interventional access, interventional cardiology, surgical, anesthesia, cardiac care, interventional urology, urology, emergency medicine and respiratory care. Teleflex employees worldwide are united in the understanding that what we do every day makes a difference. For more information, please visit teleflex.com.


Global Operations - Global Operations is a complex and diverse organization within the company which is responsible for product fulfilment to all our customers from end to end. We pride ourselves on being totally Customer Centric in our unrelenting focus on Improving Quality, Service and Value as perceived by our customers. Our employees are dedicated to the Global Operations Enterprise Excellence journey. Join a dynamic, growing team that offers healthcare providers an array of medical technology solutions that make a difference in patients’ lives.

Position Summary

Principal Responsibilities

•    Participate in the Creation of and Implementation of the Global SPC Playbook – the standard methods and practices for SPC Implementation across Global Operations
•    Create/Modify projects (in adherence to existing standards)
•    Create/Modify database structure (Part names, Machine names, Parameter names, etc.)
•    Create/Maintain specification limits
•    Implement Infinity Automation Software as per Teleflex Global standards (DMS and DCS)
•    Create/Modify configurations in DMS to retrieve/process data from OPC server tags, flat files  and external databases 
•    SPC-related activity
•    Evaluate data for historical stability and generate/apply statistical control limits where applicable
•    Assist with creation/application of corrective action information
•    Assist with generation of system metrics
•    Facilitate impromptu and scheduled meetings to address identified process/product issues 
•    Interface with production personnel
•    Training for general SPC and usage of specific projects
•    Troubleshooting issues on the shop floor
•    Drive the utilization of SPC data for operational improvement 
•    Interface with technical personnel
•    Training for usage of the dashboard and reporting functionality
•    Exploratory Data Analysis of historical data
•    Interface with management personnel
•    Generate/Review system metrics and reporting mechanisms

Other Proactive Quality Job Responsibilities:
•    Process improvement & Data Analysis
•    Design/Analyze designed experiments (DOE)
•    Design/Analyze Gage R&R studies
•    Process Characterization
•    Track/Trend process capability and product performance
•    General resource for statistics consultation
•    Process Control 
•    Generate/maintain process control plans
•    Strong understanding of Process Models and Sources/Nature of Process Variability

Database Validation 
•    Active member of SPC software validation team
•    Process & Test Method validation – statistical resource

Perform any other relevant and related responsibilities that may be assigned from time to time as required by superior.

Education / Experience Requirements

•    BS Degree in technical discipline (engineering, mathematics, statistics, …) 
•    Experience in SPC, DOE, Gage R&R or other relevant statistical controls.
•    Experience with general purpose statistical software (preferably Minitab) desired.
•    Experience in regulated industry (preferably medical device) desired.

Specialized Skills / Other Requirements

•    Experience in SPC, DOE, Gage R&R or other relevant statistical controls.
•    Demonstrated ability with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word)
•    Ability to demonstrate profiency using statistical software (preferably Minitab) 
•    Ability to mentor other Engineers and Technical personnel on Process Control Concepts
•    Ability to coordinate creation and management of PFMEA activities.

Note: As with all positions, due to the dynamic nature of Teleflex Medical business, key responsibilities may evolve and change over time. 

Teleflex is an equal opportunities employer

Teleflex is the home of Arrow®, Deknatel®, Hudson RCI®, LMA®, Pilling®, Rüsch®, UroLift® and Weck® – trusted brands united by a common sense of purpose. Teleflex, the Teleflex logo, Arrow, Deknatel, Hudson RCI, LMA, Pilling, Rüsch, UroLift and Weck are trademarks or registered trademarks of Teleflex Incorporated or its affiliates, in the U.S. and/or other countries.

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