CI specialist

5-7 years
7 days ago
Job Description

CI specialist

Take your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future. At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.

As an CI specialist for Motion Business Area in Shanghai, China, you will be responsible for initiating/Co-ordinating continiouse improvement projects and dive a culture and practice of excellence throughout entire value chain, increasing customer satisfaction and improving profitability in a sustainable way.

Your responsibilities

  • Being responsible for defining and establishing best practices that improve and maintain process efficiency, introducing new methods. Being the lead trainer and coach of lean system applied into the local business unit
  • Developing, leading, supporting and implementing lean and process improvement projects across local factories, including order to delivery process, inventory reduction, material logistics and layout improvement, etc. Always drive safety first and quality in the process
  • Building and maintaining visual controls and metrics aimed at delivering performance data for decision making to management
  • Facilitating, training and coaching team members in the use of Lean Six Sigma tools
  • Helping identify and remove barriers to implementation of lean manufacturing and continuous improvement. Leading projects, continuous improvements and Kazien activities
  • Working as internal coordinator/contact window to collaborate with government institutes or third-party to manage government supporting program and realize subsidies
  • Leading/Coordinating organization Culture Promotion through Events Planning, Culture wall visualization and media Communications

Your background

  • Must have a bachelor's degree or above in engineering or related field.
  • 5 years of experience in Lean and Process Improvement position, very familiar with lean tools such as VSM, A3, 5S, Visual management, Kanban, Continuous flow, Pull production, TPM, etc. Six sigma green belt or black belt preferred
  • MS Office, especially in PowerPoint and Visio required
  • Good leadership and change management skills
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills
  • Good at systemic thinking, strong sense of logic, result-oriented with strong self-motivation, can-do attitude
  • Language expertise in Mandarin, English required


  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Accident insurance
  • Sick pay
  • Meal allowance

More about us

The Large Motors and Generators Division offers a comprehensive product portfolio of large AC motors and generators. From general purpose to highly customized designs, synchronous motors and high voltage induction motors provide high efficiency, reliability and availability across all major industries and applications, including some in the toughest and most demanding environments. The division also has a long track record of designing and building generators for wide range of industries, including power generation, marine, oil and gas, mining, and data centers. We look forward to receiving your application (documents submitted in English are appreciated). If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website. Work model: hybrid #LI-hybrid

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ABB Ltd (German: ABB AG, French, Italian, Romansh: ABB SA),formerly ASEA Brown Boveri, is a Swedish-Swiss multinational corporation headquartered in V&#228&#x3B;ster&#229&#x3B;s, Sweden, and Z&#252&#x3B;rich, Switzerland.operating mainly in robotics, power, heavy electrical equipment, and automation technology areas. It is ranked 341st in the Fortune Global 500 list of 2018 and has been a global Fortune 500 company for 24 years.Until the sale of its Power Grids division in 2020, ABB was Switzerland's largest industrial employer.ABB is traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange in Z&#252&#x3B;rich, Nasdaq Stockholm and the New York Stock Exchange in the United States.