Director, Lean Business Transformation Leader, Image Guided Therapy (IGT) Devices
In this role, you have the opportunity to
As a Business Transformation Leader and Lean Master working for the Image Guided Therapy (IGT) Business Group, you will be in charge of making the “outstanding transformation” a sustainable reality.
The mission of the IGT Business Transformation team states: “We foster problem solvers. We support the IGT organization in making a problem solver out of each and every employee, creating an environment where problems are gold and people are not afraid of using lean tools as their standard way of working to achieve common organizational goals. A place where failure is accepted as a learning step.”
This position is based in San Diego, CA, with responsibility over projects mainly in Rancho Cordova, CA; Fremont, CA; Colorado Springs, CO; Maple Grove, MN; Costa Rica; Belgium; and Japan. Other areas of responsibility can be associated if needed.
You are an A player, the driving force which create the culture and capability of continuous improvement across the BG using known methodologies of Lean, Six Sigma, Design Thinking, Agile, and other fit for purpose methods. As an ambassador of the Lean and continuous improvement culture, you will inspire managers and employees, and lead the entire organization through the change curve, using kaizen events and black belts projects as tools to solve real business problems delivering tangible and sustainable business results.
You will constantly challenge the status quo and be the role model for Lean Thinking.
You are responsible for
You are a part of
Business Transformation is part of the Single Value added layer of Philips. You will report to the Business Transformation BG Leader, with dotted line reporting to the IGT Devices Business Unit Leader as a member of the IGT Devices management team and Chief of Staff. In this role, you may have a team of up to 4 resources reporting to you.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience