System Application Manager

  • Aanbod Depends on experience
  • Functiegroep IT
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer 8883200
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Contract Detachering via YER
  • Branche Medical & Health

Over deze vacature

This is a long term position at the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven.

The Functional Application Manager configures and maintains manufacturing workflows in SAP/MES according to the Philips Excellence standards and acts as Functional 1st line support in P2FG MES related questions.
You will act as the process and systems custodian, captures learnings and improvements and actively participates in the community to share and drive Manufacturing Excellence standards


Key areas of responsibilities:
• Configure and maintain manufacturing and equipment mgmt. workflows in SAP/MES
• Work within Philips Excellence Process using standard capabilities available in the P2FG Global Template
• Ensure compliance with QMS and other local regulations
• Support the local factory on a day-to-day basis, as a 1st contact for the local business in MES related requests
• Dispatch any issue that cannot be resolved to the MES and/or ERP support team, by filing an incident ticket
• Co-create new functionalities with the P2FG community (design/test)
• Point of contact between central IT team and local business, for patch upgrades, new releases coming from the P2FG Program
• Open SFCs, interfaces between MES and ERP, MES and Shop floor equipment (testers, production machines)
• Point of Contact with IT Global Services for Maintenance Windows related to P2FG MES, incidents and other performance related issues
• Update and distribute user documentation in accordance with local training processes for P2FG MES enabled processes
• Train local key users in accordance with local training processes for P2FG MES enabled processes.
• Communicate changes that may affect system performance to the P2FG MES Global Support team when new product lines are added, production volume increased, so ensure server capacity stays in sync with increased activities


With a growing presence in cardiology, oncology, and women's health, Philips operates in the areas of Imaging Systems, Patient Care & Clinical Informatics, Home Healthcare and Customer Services. Philips combines its clinical expertise and human insights to create innovative solutions across the continuum of care, in partnership with clinicians and our customers, to provide better value and expand access to care for millions. Our teams are working hard every day to improve patient outcomes all the way from disease prevention and screening to diagnosis, treatment, therapy monitoring, and disease management. Irrespective of whether the care cycle takes the patient from doctor's office to hospital or hospital to home, or simply from one medical department to another, Philips Healthcare's unique medical solutions are designed to optimize the quality and flow of patient information and clinical decision making.


You will be employed by YER and seconded to Philips. We offer:

  • Good employee benefits (e.g. work-life balance, pension, lease car, bonus model)
  • Excellent guidance from your YER consultant
  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Programme with a personal coach
  • Intensive support for international candidates (including Dutch lessons, tax-return and accommodation assistance)
  • Cooperative and results and relationship-driven
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies


Required competencies:

• Experience or strong affinity with manufacturing technology and business processes
• Master or Bachelor degree in engineering or equivalent competence gained through working experience
• Experience in various manufacturing/supply chain computer platforms/systems
• Configuring Dashboards and Setting Up a Basic Production Line in SAP ME
• Equipment Management in SAP-ME
• Performing Sampling in SAP-ME
• SAP-ME Handling Production Deviations
• SAP-ME – Traceability
• SAP-ME - Nested Repairs
• SAP-ME Returns