Product Manager- OEE

<strong>We&rsquo;re a naan traditional company&hellip;<br /><br />Working at FGF Brands, there is never a dull moment! As a successful company that is continually growing there is always challenging yet rewarding work to be a part of.&nbsp;We have an&nbsp;<em>entrepreneurial&nbsp;</em>spirit which encourages all our team members to use their own&nbsp;<em>creativity</em>&nbsp;and&nbsp;<em>out of the box</em>&nbsp;thinking to come up with solutions and new ideas.</strong>

Greater Toronto Area, ON


<p><strong>A Bakery That Runs Like A Startup</strong></p> <p><strong>We&rsquo;re not your average bakery. We&rsquo;re a team of passionate thinkers and doers that are challenging the idea of what a bakery can be. We operate like a startup, powered by creativity and a &lsquo;roll up your sleeves&rsquo; mentality, to give our customers the best possible product. Our offices are just like our thinking, open and modern. Our manufacturing facilities are state-of- the-art. We expect unconventional solutions from our team members, so we give them creative spaces to inspire and collaborate.</strong></p>

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Full Time

Overview: <br /><br /> <p>Let&rsquo;s be frank. FGF is not for everybody. Our culture is unique. We dive headfirst into the unknown. If you&rsquo;re fun-loving, talented, and fearless, we&rsquo;re for you.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong><u>What FGF Offers:</u></strong></p> <ul> <li>Disruptive and a naan-traditional mindset</li> <li>An inclusive and dynamic culture</li> <li>Accelerated career progression</li> <li>Commitment to learning and development</li> <li>Opportunity to be impactful</li> <li>Competitive compensation</li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><em>Ideally FGF team member with familiarity with FGF manufacturing systems along with extensive knowledge of data sciences and analytical problem-solving methodology Reporting directly to Data Analytics &amp; Data Science leader, this role requires significant interaction with manufacturing team members in all FGF facilities.&nbsp;</em></p> <p>As a manufacturing commercialization lead for Cerebro program, you get a chance to lead and contribute to the delivery of projects under the Cerebro program. Working closely with data scientists and data analytics teams you are required to implement Cerebro solutions in all FGF manufacturing environment and to establish a continuous pipeline of feedback and knowledge between the analytical team and shop floor team members. This position requires strong relationship building with manufacturing leads, hence expected to spend majority (80%) of time on the shop floor and production space. Strong change management skills along with strong technical competencies and experience are key to success when managing high-performance team without any direct reports.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>Furthermore, you serve as the expert in IT and OT systems, making decisions on complex or ambiguous issues, understanding business requirements, integration of technologies into the control systems, and ensuring the right solutions are developed to support the manufacturing operations transformation toward Cerebro platforms. This role will work alongside Data Sciences group, Engineering Automation group, Continuous Improvement, and Business Process Team to support all aspects of FGF operations and manufacturing.</p>
Responsibilities: <br /> <ul> <li>Understand business requirements and&nbsp;develop AI-driven solutions addressing those requirements&nbsp;</li> <li>Assist by being able to deliver an ML (Machine Learning)/DL (Deep Learning) project from beginning to end, including understanding the business need, aggregating data, exploring data, building &amp; validating predictive models, and deploying completed models to deliver business impact to the organization.</li> <li>Work with our internal data team to analyze, extract, normalize, and label relevant data.</li> <li>Work with our business partners and analysts to help our business units operationalize models after they are built.</li> <li>Educate and train operation team members on Cerebro technology and ensure 100% adoption of technology using change management principles</li> <li>Assist business users with identifying model drift and retraining models</li> <li>Research on the latest&nbsp;technologies&nbsp;and state of the art AI and ML&nbsp;models&nbsp;with&nbsp;the goal of&nbsp;importing&nbsp;them into the manufacturing industry&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p>&nbsp;</p> <ul> <li>Education in engineering&nbsp;or analytical fields,&nbsp;Master's degree is&nbsp;preferred&nbsp;</li> <li>Lean Six Sigma GB or BB certification preferred</li> <li>3-5 years manufacturing experience</li> <li>Change management certification and relevant experience as change agent is highly desirable</li> <li>Tech-savvy,&nbsp;autonomous,&nbsp;eager to learn,&nbsp;comfortable working in&nbsp;ambiguous&nbsp;environments&nbsp;&nbsp;</li> <li>Experience in software development, deep learning, R, HTML, web apps development, computer vision, PyTorch, distributed computing, sensor fusion, is an asset&nbsp;&nbsp;<strong>&nbsp;</strong></li> </ul> <p><strong><br /><span style="text-decoration: underline;">FGF DNA:</span></strong></p> <p>We are foodies and our passion is baked in...</p> <ul> <li><strong>Customer and Product Centricity -&nbsp;</strong>You are always keeping our products front and center.</li> <li><strong>Flexibility, Agility, Adaptability&nbsp;</strong>- You embrace speed, change, and uncertainty.</li> <li><strong>Teamwork and Collaboration -&nbsp;</strong>You are a relationship builder.</li> <li><strong>Passion for Excellence -&nbsp;</strong>You look for innovative solutions and challenges the status quo.</li> <li><strong>Drives Execution -&nbsp;</strong>You are a risk taker!&nbsp;</li> </ul>