Location: Drachten (Hybrid, minimum 1 day at the office)
Type: Internship – can provide thesis support
Length: 6-9 months
Time: 32-40 hours/week
Expected Start Date: September-October, 2022
In this role, you have the opportunity to
With moving to one platform (SAP) in DA it provides the opportunity to get much more insights in the data behind our processes. There are many tools and methodologies on the market to do this. This assignment focusses on what potential these tools and methodologies have for the R&D department in Philips DA.
You are responsible for
You are a part of
You are part of the Lean Process Excellence team, that is a central team within the Domestic Appliances R&D organization. The LPE team aims to create and maintaining a solid set of processes and related IT applications, but also to support the improvement of the ways of working at large within R&D.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
In return, we offer you
A meaningful internship in the R&D team, with new challenges in our dynamic organization, working in an encouraging multinational and multicultural environment. You will be surrounded by passionate and committed, colleagues who share your ambition to create outstanding customer experiences. Your work will be ambitious and full of opportunities for growth.
Required documents in order for us to continue with your application:
Please note that in order to be considered for an internship, you need to be registered as a student during the entire internship period. Formal documentation of which may be requested at any time. Students from outside the EU need to fill in an NUFFIC agreement, which needs to be signed by the student and the university.
Why should you join Philips Domestic Appliances?
Philips’ Domestic Appliances purpose is simple yet powerful: helping people to turn their houses into homes. Through meaningful innovation, we improve the lives of people, helping them to lead healthier and happier lives every day.
We have incredible products, solutions and strong market foundations. As a leading player in domestic appliances, we offer sustainable products across kitchen appliances, coffee, air, garment and home care. The successful product ranges include the renowned Airfryer, Espresso Machine with LatteGo, the Perfect Care Elite steam generator, Air Purifier and SpeedPro Max vacuum cleaner. We are also known as Walita, Preethi, Saeco and Gaggia.
In Philips Domestic Appliances we work with contagious positivism. We believe that inclusion comes before diversity and all voices are heard. When you join our closely-connected and diverse team, you'll be joining a global family. Like all families, we grow together and support each other. In our drive for digital transformation success, we partner to grow and deliver. We celebrate our wins together.
Our company is headquartered in The Netherlands, and has innovation, manufacturing, and commercial centers across the globe, with presence in over 100 countries. We employ approximately 7,000 talented individuals who bring innovation to customers and consumers.
Our goal is for you to grow every day, and to support you to become the very best version of yourself. We are committed to providing the highest levels of consumer satisfaction, underpinned by our quality approach. We make conscious choices caring for people’s homes and our planet. We grow responsibly and sustainably.
At Philips Domestic Appliances, we improve the lives of people at home through meaningful innovation. Our products and services help consumers to lead healthier and happier lives every day. We create sustainable solutions and make conscious choices, because we care for people’s homes and our planet. We’ve been 100% carbon neutral in our operations* since 2020 something we are very proud of, but this is just the start of our plan. We know everything we use today will affect the planet tomorrow. For the past century, we've innovated to make products faster, better, and more energy efficient. Today, we're applying that same spirit to circular design trying to use less and re-use more in everything we do. How are we getting there? By creating more ways to refurbish our products to actively reduce waste. By using more recycled and bio-based materials. And by making it easier to recycle items again. When we use less and re-use more in everything we do, we can actively reduce our impact on the planet. A better future is possible with a plan that’s built to last.
*Our operations: our own factories, own offices, own logistics and own travels.
Philips Domestic Appliances purpose is simple yet powerful: helping people to turn their houses into homes. Through meaningful innovation, we improve the lives of people, helping them to lead healthier and happier lives every day.
Our goal is for you to grow every day, and to support you to become the very best version of yourself.