Sr. Washing & Drying Functionality Leader
The Sr. Washing & Drying Functionality Leader will lead following areas for HA, VA and TD.
Performance test laboratory
Develop the product functionalities in accordance with product specifications, international standard and legislation, consumer insight and consumer test magazine
Develop the cycle software CCF and the life management
Verify the mechanical performance in terms of stability
Support GTD Laboratories, Technical Office in planning of Application Laboratory activities in accordance with Generation and engineering change plans in order to improve time to market and resource efficiency.
Guarantee the innovative approach and continuous improvements
Ensure performance verification in accordance to international standard and legislations.
Develop and maintain the internal testing procedures
A Typical Day
To lead a team of laboratory leader, engineer and technician
To apply statistical methods and design of experiment (DOE)
To maintain updated the laboratory on the relevant international standards and legislations
Precision in project targets achievement (product development and timing)
Feedback the test results and preliminary analysis with constructive approach
To provide improvement and innovation proposals
To support analysis and improvement actions for consumers institutes and consumer insight
To support the internal network of global and regional laboratories and an external common network of recognized laboratories for the test activities, measurements and calibrations and assure alignment on test methodologies across the different regions
To Collaborate with Universities, Test Institutes, Detergent producers, Textile manufacturers
Coordinate with Cross Functional Team related to Application Laboratory activities
Works autonomously, following established procedures and guidelines to contribute to improvement.
Contributes actively in team activities, sharing experience and ideas
Quality Management according to ISO/IEC 17025
Coaching team to solve the problems with strategic thinking together with sense of urgency
Support Cost reduction and Quality improvement activities
Who You Are
5-7 years’ experience in Washing & Drying functionality, international/national standard, detergent and textiles
Creative & Proactive
Project and resources planning
Statistical methods and design of experiment (DOE) knowledge
Knowledge of laboratory equipment, data acquisitions system, testing procedures and evaluations of results
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate with stakeholders across functions
Practical problem-solving skills
Willing to travel
Experience in ISO/IEC 17025
University degree or equivalent through acquired technical knowledge
Mindset Quality and Safety approach
Openness and transparence internal and external organization
Proactive and Reactive, you work efficiently and flexibly to deliver results.
With an eye for detail and the ability to interpret complex data, you can also translate this into meaningful, useful information that informs decision-making.
You build trust, good working relationships and communicate effectively with your colleagues and across functions. You can manage changing priorities with ease.
You keep the consumer and customer front of mind, bringing an outside-in perspective to encouraging cross-collaboration, utilizing diversity and encouraging open feedback.
You can manage changing priorities with ease.