Introduced new Products for Manufacturing through Project Management Process (PMP) : Open Gate, Product Concept, Design Implementation, Product Validation, Mass-
production build-up and Product Release.
Carry out effective Project Management Roadmaps during the program development process - Eng’g Prototype, Mfg Prototype build, Pilot run and Produce for stock, through the Project Milestones (timeline).
Leads cross-functional teams such as Test Eng’g, Part Qualifications, Purchasing teams, Product & Platform Eng’g, Quality Assurance, and Production Manufacturing Facilities.
Develops leadership and succession within the team.
Establish and setup new manufacturing lines with respect to process flowcharts from board assembly, to final unit build, and unit test verifications.
Ensures production machines and test equipment are installed within the allocated Production area.
Reports to top management, stakeholders (LOB team), and cross-functional team about the project status and progress; updates on manufacturing readiness for pilot and mass-
production; and manage capital expense budget for the project.
Has the authority of the Program through direct coordination and interface with (local) Support teams and business Supply Chain;
and (foreign) R&D Design team and Program Managers.
Make necessary decisions in order to achieve Project Milestone objectives in meeting customer demands, realize market and sales forecast, and maintain product quality.
Responsible for accomplishing Product Database documentations such as initial concept release, product reviews, regulatory compliancy, pilot build reports, detailed assembly work instructions, test procedures, etc.
On Product Pilot run proper :
Assess manufacturing readiness before every Pilot runs, assuring that assembly tools, test fixtures, material handling equipment and jigs are completely purchased and supported.
Oversees the accuracy of BOMs structure (bill-of-materials), pilot parts availability and implements correct manufacturing controls and procedures.
Performs actual Pilot build on new products.
Create / submit build reports encountered during Pilot run and conform using Pilot checklist for the product transition.
Confirms go signal to proceed for Massproduction through Product Releasing.
Sustains the Project from the time of Launch until Product Closure by providing quality feedbacks from the Factory Production, and support Management initiative for alternate component sourcing through value engineering / evaluation.
Comply and follow all procedures and guidelines within the Schneider Production System (SPS) policy.
Candidate must possess a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering;
With atleast 3 years working experience in a Manufacturing firm (electronics and / or semiconductor preferred).
Has an experience and background in a New Product Development or New Product Introduction procedure and drives the teams to its compliance.
Has a good communication and writing skills; able to do conference calls to foreign counterparts and together with the local team.
With Project Management knowledge and has experienced utilization of MS Projects tool is a plus.
Proficiency in MS Office : especially in Excel & Powerpoint.
Has the leadership traits, work dedication attitude, and inter-personal characteristics.