(GPO) Senior Manager, Engineering

Date: Sep 14, 2021

Location: Apodaca, NLE, MX, 66634

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

Requisition ID: 43125 

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading kitchen and laundry appliance company, with approximately $19 billion in annual sales, 78,000 employees and 57 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2020. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. 

Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by FORTUNE as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Integrity, Respect, Inclusion & Diversity, One Whirlpool, and Spirit of Winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of a company that is in constant pursuit of improving life at home.


Sub-systems are seamlessly integrated into a product to support the project execution phase. Pipelines of project bundles to deliver platform cost/quality and product leadership goals. Increased organizational and system integrator capabilities in system engineering, DFMEA, and APQP.



Key Activities and Responsibilities

  • Partner with Architect Leader and Subsystem leader to create a bundle project pipeline to achieve platform goals. 

  • Provide coaching and training to all platform system integrators to achieve higher organizational capabilities in system engineering. 

  • Manages system integration both in develop and regional execution phases for assigned projects

  • Ensure successful system integration for all active projects in platform through formal design review process and coaching of subordinate system integrators

  • Responsible for design/cost/quality/time trade-offs and issues within the project/product plan guardrails  

  • Ensure full system validation through model simulation at Technical Design Selection gate and  validation of full system at  Final Architecture Integration gate

  • Act as the technical project manager coordinating subsystem development activities and system integration

Key Partners

  • Project Leader

  • Manufacturing

  • Procurement

  • GCD

  • Quality

  • Subsystem Leaders

  • Subsystem Module Leaders

  • Planning Leader

  • Cost & Quality Leader

  • Regional Marketing



Full system validation through model simulation at Technical Design Selection gate and  validation of full system readiness against product leadership attribute targets at Final Architecture Integration gate

Architecture, Systems Modeling, and knowledge reuse capabilities


Processes/Decisions Owned

Develop:  Final architecture integration


Key KPIs

Product Leadership Criteria, P4G, Project Delivery (Quality, Cost, Schedule), People Excellence



Competencies/ Education Requirements/Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Engineering Degree

Project Management experience

System Engineering - ability to relate forms to functions

8-10 years of related work experience


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