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Be a part of a revolutionary change. At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business, and building our future on smoke-free products with the power to improve the lives of a billion smokers worldwide. We’re also exploring new categories, looking beyond nicotine to develop a new portfolio of innovative products. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. It’s so rare in R&D that everything aligns to create the ideal conditions for outstanding work. Right now, at PMI, that’s exactly what’s happening. R&D is the driving force for our bold new vision: to replace cigarettes with a revolutionary portfolio of alternative products. Join us and you’ll have the resources, support and technology you need to break new ground and see ideas come to life. You’ll be surrounded by some of the brightest scientists in their fields, with fast access to subject experts and commercial decision-makers. If you’re creative, courageous and ready to take risks, you can make a huge impact and propel your career in an endless number of directions. Ultimately, by delivering our smoke-free and beyond nicotine future, your work could change the lives of millions. Your ‘day to day’ You will be employed in Hong Kong under Philip Morris Asia Limited (PMAL). PMAL operates as a subsidiary of Philip Morris International, Inc. You will represent the Smoke-Free Products at electronic Product Development Center (ePDC). As the Manager Quality Development, you are responsible for the definition of the quality plan and goals for new product/ technology development projects and strategic improvement initiatives. You will connect with internal & external partners (including steering committee) on an ongoing basis, ensure the results aligns with agreed requirements and provide status updates. You will set up metrics to ensure the quality goals are being met through different phase of the project, and plan adjustments to set the quality back on track when needed. • Ensure the Reliability and Quality goals are clearly formulated in the project briefs in the program/ project plans • Drive the Risk Assessment methodology improvement and execution, to anticipate issues and handle these as early as possible during development • Mobilize the extended Quality organization’s subject matter experts, to plan the deliverables across each phase of the project and synchronize milestones with the project manager • Act as the single voice of quality on the Stage Gate deliverables • Plan the assessment of new Suppliers capabilities in the area of quality and reliability • Supervise the Technology Transfer from R&D to manufacturing, and across suppliers, always ensuring the right level of design verification and documented evidence is achieved • Maintain important metrics to supervise the Quality organization efficiency in project tasks delivery • Support the organization’s cultural change towards project quality excellence, by sponsoring initiatives to keep the quality tools and approaches used at PMI abreast of business needs Who we’re looking for • Bachelor degree in Engineering (Mechanical/ Electronic/ Electrical) or relevant disciplines • Consistent track record in product development and quality assurance in a R&D environment, experience with the APQP methodology is a bonus • Technical knowledge of portable battery powered devices and connected consumables • Ability to operate within structured quality systems and experience in regulated product categories • Expertise in application and deployment of quality tools and methodologies (Risk Assessment, Failure Mode Analysis, 8D, CAPA) • Experience in leading the principles set out in QMS Standard ISO9001 is required, knowledge of ISO13485 (medical device) or ISO 16949 (automotive) • Understanding of standards relating with risk management (ISO 31000), or usability engineering (IEC 62366 or equivalent) and consumer product safety • Proven track record to network, seize opportunities, communicate, present and influence at all levels of the organization, as well as to build effective teams and foster a strong collaborative culture internally and with external customers • Fluent English, Chinese (Cantonese or Mandarin) is a plus What we offer Our success depends on the men and women who come to work every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join PMI and you too can: • Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore. • Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong. • Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. • Take pride in delivering our promise to society: to improve the lives of a billion smokers. Philip Morris International: Delivering a Smoke-Free Future Philip Morris International (PMI) is a leading international tobacco company engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes, smoke-free products and associated electronic devices and accessories, and other nicotine-containing products in over 180 markets. PMI is building a future on a new category of smoke-free products that, while not risk-free, are a better choice than continuing to smoke. PMI's smoke-free product portfolio includes heated tobacco and nicotine-containing vapor products. For more information, see our PMI ( ) website. Our priority is to attract, support and keep with us diverse and unique individuals. Our global workforce of more than 71,000 people is one of our greatest strengths and the key to our success as a company. Our employees speak more than 80 languages and come from all corners of the world. PMI has been certified by the Top Employers Institute as a Global Top Employer for the fifth consecutive year. Representing 3 regional certifications: Europe, the Middle East, and Africa; in recognition of the high standards of excellence in our working environment and the exceptional development opportunities we offer. #LIjobs