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Sr. Lean Six Sigma Engineer

Requisition ID:  22043
Job Location(s): 

Cerkezkoy, TR

Job Description

Danfoss Hydraulics Division has an opening for a Senior Lean Six Sigma Engineer based in Cerkezkoy, Tekirdag. Senior Lean Six Sigma Engineer will be responsible for providing technical leadership and subject matter expertise to drive variability reduction, sustain process optimization and value delivery through the use of Lean Six Sigma structured problem-solving methodology.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following. 

  • Leads high impact Six Sigma/Quality Improvement projects
  • Coordinates and consolidates all lean six sigma projects across the manufacturing site
  • Establishes and develops a sustainable lean sigma project management structure and methodologies in line with the group strategy and methods
  • Proactively follows, shares and implements best practices in lean six projects and methods across regional sites
  • Coaches and trains all employees including Belts, front line leader and business leaders
  • Actively monitors cost savings/optimization and capital requests of all Lean Six Sigma projects for the manufacturing site
  • Data analysis and translation of data/statistics into tangible business decisions using data modeling and statistical analysis tools and methods
  • Analyzes and identifies process improvement opportunities and partners with key stakeholders to cover and ensure alignment with strategic priorities
  • Works with stakeholders to ensure projects achieve intended results, where risks are proactively identified and mitigated, and benefits are validated
  • Provides expertise and share best practices on Process Improvement tools, methodologies, and team leadership
  • Takes responsibility for the success of Six Sigma projects in line with factory targets

Background & Skills

The ideal candidate possesses these skills. 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Chemistry, Mechanical, Industrial, etc.), Business or similar
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in manufacturing engineering fields on hose manufacturing, rubber plastic or similar industries
  • Knowledge on hose manufacturing. Prior hands-on experience with production machining and technology (Mixing, Extrusion, Braiding, Vulcanization, Wrapping, …)
  • Hands-on experience in project management and Lean six sigma development methodologies
  • Master Black Belt or Black Belt Certification with experience in coaching Green Belt and other projects’ Leads
  • Lean Certification with experience in managing lean projects
  • Proven knowledge of continuous improvement methods, problem solving approaches and tools, including strategic management
  • Strong business organization leadership skills; assertive and diplomatic, able to lead the organization effectively
  • In-depth experience with the practical application of Quality tools, Six Sigma, and Lean Manufacturing/problem solving methodologies, e.g., 8D, 5 Why, A3
  • Excellent communicator capable of communicating complex technical issues to non-technical colleagues
  • Basic skills in MS Applications
  • Native in Turkish, Fluent in English

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

 

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

 

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers advanced technologies that enable us to build a better, smarter, and more efficient tomorrow. In the world’s growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in our homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integrated renewable energy.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, motor control, and mobile and industrial machinery.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Today, Danfoss holds market-leading positions, serving customers in more than 100 countries. We are privately held by the founding family.

 

Danfoss engineers advanced technologies that enable us to build a better, smarter, and more efficient tomorrow. In the world’s growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in our homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integrated renewable energy.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, motor control, and mobile and industrial machinery.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Today, Danfoss holds market-leading positions, serving customers in more than 100 countries. We are privately held by the founding family.