General Electric Product Quality Leader in Madison, Wisconsin
Job Description Summary
This position is responsible for driving customer quality improvements throughout the Madison facility. It will interface with plants, regions, engineering and other functional team to ensure the resolution of quality issues and opportunities.
Focus on projects/process improvement to ensure that processes and products are designed with appropriate quality measurement systems.
GE Healthcare is a leading global medical technology and digital solutions innovator. Our mission is to improve lives in the moments that matter. Unlock your ambition, turn ideas into world-changing realities, and join an organization where every voice makes a difference, and every difference builds a healthier world.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for leading efforts to gather meaningful and actionable field, site and customer quality information, and to team with plants and engineering to define and implement projects to address these opportunities.
Leads cross-functional projects to drive standardization, stability, and simplification in processes resulting in improvements in supply chain reliability and quality. This includes providing change leadership and utilizing Change Acceleration Process (CAP) methods and tools across assigned critical business initiatives.
Identifies opportunities for improvement and tracks the effectiveness of projects through ownership of modality level product quality bowler charts. Drive sustainable countermeasures through ownership and leadership of projects in our CAPA system.
Coach cross-functional team members in the practical application of the Six Sigma Lean tools while executing projects to drive significant business impact.
Present ideas, thoughts, and projects to senior management and get support on projects and Serves as a recognized expert and resource leader for process focus areas.
Develop rigorous control plans; working closely with process owners, project champions, and Sr. Leadership Team to provide leadership and direction on the implementation of lean strategies and processes and ensure improvement gains are sustained on a long-term basis in a significant wing-to-wing process.
Facilitates workouts, value stream mapping sessions and activities to achieve project objectives.
A minimum of 10 years of professional experience in one or more of the following: product development, product quality, engineering, manufacturing, quality control and/or servicing in a medical device environment
Relevant technical experience with reliability engineering, manufacturing engineering, new product development, field service
Influential leader – able to work cross-functionally and drive wins for the business
Global leadership experience with strong project management skills
Six Sigma BB or MBB background
Experience leading Lean Action Workouts
Experience with Medical device product knowledge.
Our total rewards are designed to unlock your ambition by giving you the boost and flexibility you need to turn your ideas into world-changing realities. Our salary and benefits are everything you’d expect from an organization with global strength and scale, and you’ll be surrounded by career opportunities in a culture that fosters care, collaboration and support.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.pdf) . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
Relocation Assistance Provided: No