Edelway is a leading pan European IT/Digital services company.
On behalf of our global client based in Zurich we are actively looking for a Digital Manufacturing Program Lead to join them on a long term basis.
Location: Zurich (could be discussed as extensive travels are involved)
Start: ASAP full time
Duration: Long term (try and hire could be discussed)
To lead a Digital transformation in operations and teams across the company Network.
As a leader of a new group within the Agile program, your main responsibilities are to put in place from the concept the Digital factory of the future relating to Industry 4.0 with cutting edge technologies (e.g. IoT, Machine Learning, Advanced robotics, Augmented Reality…), to build an approach business driven, evaluate business benefits, to pilot and to drive the implementation across the business units of the group.
What You’ll Do:
As an Agile digital Lead, you will lead and organize a new group under Agile program. The main objective is to improve end-to-end operations, from product development to manufacturing and across supply chain.
You will be part of an international network, developing world-class knowledge throughout the digital manufacturing space. In addition, you will develop a governance to execute the strategies and technology road maps leveraging digital.
In this position, you will advise senior individuals at organizations on driving transformational change regarding digital manufacturing theory and processes.
Develop, with a team of experts from GMS&Q and ISIT, the Digital factory, including the design of the Digital Manufacturing flows, the identification/assessment of the Digital technologies and the creation of the Ecosystem to build solutions
Evaluate the new Digital factory design in terms of ROI and impact on the Operations
Drive the piloting of the new Digital manufacturing concepts in selected area
Animate and create the environment for welcoming new technical subject matter expert for Digital technologies in Manufacturing and Supply chain, and continuously explore future trends in this area (e.g. Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain…) in collaboration with GMS innovation
Support the Digital transformation in Agile program, in building an ecosystem of external partners with suppliers, start-ups and academia
Experience of implementing Digital projects in an international environment
oExperience of delivering digital projects in a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment would be ideal; but not essential
oIt is more important that the person understands digital and is curious and willing to apply their knowledge in the manufacturing and supply environment.
Strong Project Management Skills
Strong leadership and communication skills
Exposure to Digital technologies application, to be hands on in some case
5 years’ experience of Pharmaceutical Industrial environment at least
Fluent spoken & written in English
If this sound like your next professional challenge, please send me your English updated CV and I will contact you shortly to discuss this opportunity further.