Dell Product Ops Principal Engineer in Taipei, Taiwan

/*Principle Accountability:*/

Provides coordination of operational activities associated with the introduction, sustainment of a new product worldwide. Coordinates all operational activities associated with the introduction, sustainment of the new product. Responsible for ensuring stable, controlled migration of hardware, software and networking changes into the production environment. Ensures consistency between production and test environments. Creates/maintains build processes, coordinates product builds for release into production, prioritizes failures and works with development to resolve problems. Sets up configuration specifications for releases. * Represents Worldwide Operations from a product perspective. * Creates factory strategies and plans for Worldwide Operations based on product plans and roadmaps. * Utilizes metrics to improve new production, introduction process and product quality, at launch and throughout life of the program. * Ensures Operations achieves Ready to Ship Release and transactions into production/sustaining. * Utilizes Phase Gate Process to transition products from definition through to the sustaining phase. * Drives action plans and strategies to reduce overall manufacturing transformation cost. * Drives quality improvements by risk assessment/mitigation eliminating sources of defects in the design, supplier, new product introduction and manufacturing processes. * Drives continuous improvement in Phase Gate Process, product manufacturability and flexibility, and operations cycle time and quality.

/*Skills:*/ * Some detailed understanding of global computer products/peripherals industry. * Various engineering discipline and development / manufacturing process knowledge. * Advanced command skills to assist in the implementation and execution of programs and initiatives. * Sought out for expertise in advanced / current technical knowledge; viewed across organization as technical leader Deep understanding about industry standards and competitors’ like products. * Understands specific product and advanced product specifications and is able to create and communicate Operational requirements as related to those specifications independently. * Provides leadership for ensuring that product designs and operational processes are optimized Able to identify, prioritize and influence absolute requirements into product designs Resolves complex issues and coaches others on tradeoffs. * Leads and provides coaching for product / process reviews Resolves conflicts and tradeoffs for mitigation of issues and risks. * Provides key leadership between Suppliers and factories, Drives 5Cs process with SQE, Suppliers to resolution. * Makes supplier recommendations regarding factory operations elements Actively participates on supplier selection and negotiation team Leads operations team to achieve operational improvement initiatives across multiple supplier / Dell Factories / Dell Product Group teams. /*Education & Experience:*/

Typically requires 8 years of related experience in a professional role with a Bachelor’s degree; or 6 years with a Master’s degree; or 3 years with a PhD; or equivalent experience.

Job: *Product Ops Engineering

Organization: *Operations

Title: Product Ops Principal Engineer

Location: AP-TW-TPE-Taipei

Requisition ID: 17000GWN