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Company: Flex
Location: Zhuhai, Guangdong, China
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Technology, Software, IT, Electronics



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Job Description

The Automation Technical Program Manager will be based in Zhuhai.

We are looking for someone who demonstrates:

  • Intense collaboration
  • Passionate customer focus
  • Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
  • Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
  • Relentless drive to win

Here is a glimpse of what you'll do:

  • Search and identify automation opportunities within the Asia regions
  • Evaluate feaseability of automation opportunities from technical, financial and strategic perspective
  • Manage automation projects from end to end (since supplier selection till system release to internal customer
  • Interfase between automation suppliers and internal customers on concepts & requirements
  • Provide technical guidance and insights about automation approach, mechanism, electric systems and safety features
  • Establish, maintain and drive continuous enhancement to automation guidelines
  • Explore, benchmark and drive continuous innovations to smart automation concepts and applications 
  • Establish partnership and collaborations with site automation teams.
  • Maintain regular cross-sharing & explore product & process design improvement opportunities leveraging AME DFX and Manufacturing Process teams.
  • Validate that automation projects fully compliance to Flex safety policy and local safety laws
  • Execute projects according AFPLC Document
  • Monitor and evaluate the automation project progress according to the plan defined and provide direction and support to overcome obstacles and reaction plans to mitigate impacts
  • Manage and present information about the project to internal customer
  • Maintain records and KOIs about the automation deployment as well as supplier performance
  • Create and maintain procedures, templates and checklist properly documented in the DMS

Here is some of what you'll need (required):

  • Bachelor degree in engineering, major in automation / mechanical / mechatronics related
  • Typically requires a minimum of 7 years of engineering experience, including broad based management and supervision.
  • Demonstrates expert functional, technical and people and/or process management skills as well as customer (external and internal) relationship skills.
  • Demonstrates detailed expertise in very complex functional/technical area or broad breadth of knowledge in multiple areas; understands the strategic impact of the function across sites.  Typically requires ability to present information to top management.
  • Ability to respond effectively to the most sensitive inquiries or complaints.
  • Ability to make effective and persuasive speeches and presentations on controversial or complex topics to top management, public groups, and/or boards of directors.
  • Good oral English and Chinese
  • Strong leadership skills and able to manage conflicts among stakeholders
  • Highly pro-active and willing to go extra miles to achieve beyond goals
  • Self-motivated and highly independent in defining own directions  

Here are a few of our preferred experiences:

  • Open mind and a good team player

Here are a few examples of what you'll get for the great work you provide:

  • Social Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • PTO
Job Category Operations

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