Value Stream Manager (116277BR)

  • Raytheon
  • Andover, Massachusetts, United States
  • 07/02/2018
Secret Engineering - Hardware / Software

Job Description

Location: Andover Massachusetts Security Clearance: Secret Bring your talent and leadership to Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems’ Circuit Card Assembly (CCA) Center of Excellence. We have a high visibility opportunity for a Value Stream Leader in our Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) CCA factory. Take on full leadership and management accountability for the safety, quality, schedule, and cost performance of a multi-cell/multi-shift operation. The Value Stream Leader will drive operational excellence throughout the organization.

This key role requires daily interaction with other functions to maintain and meet organizational goals and objectives. These groups include: technical support, manufacturing/test/design engineering, maintenance, production control, finance and multiple internal SAS customers in El Segundo CA and Forest MS. Achieving/exceeding safety, quality, delivery, cost goals and identifying and implementing continuous improvement opportunities using six sigma and lean methodologies are critical performance criteria for this position.

In addition to the above, responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
· Deployment of manufacturing operations strategy, control systems, tools and metrics to accurately measure progress and drive continuous improvement

· Workforce planning and forecasting

· Employee hiring and training

· Area layout and flow management

· Capital identification and control of overhead expenses

· Ensuring full compliance of company policies and procedures

Required Skills

· 10+ years of experience in manufacturing, operations, or engineering (or 8+ years with Master's Degree)
· Prior Management experience

· Experience utilizing lean manufacturing concepts with a proven track record of lean or six sigma project implementation
This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Desired Qualifications

· Broad understanding of circuit card design, quality and production requirements and a demonstrated ability to continuously improve these processes

· Strong management skills including the ability to make decisions with minimal supervision, goal setting, delegation, coaching, and motivating

· Manufacturing or industrial engineering and supervisory experience in the aerospace/defense industry

· Core competency in the area of assembly, inspection, and test operations
· Excellent communication skills (written and verbal), presentation and influencing skills

· Flexible, open minded, and able to think creatively to solve complex operational issues while maintaining open communications and a cooperative work environment
· High level of computer literacy / confidence and skill working with Microsoft Office Tools (Excel, PowerPoint, Project) and familiarity with Raytheon systems (VM, SAP, PDM)

· Metrics-driven

· EVMS Level 2 Certified

Required Education

· BS/BA in Operations/Manufacturing, Business, Engineering or any major related to the above job description


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Headquartered in Tewksbury, Massachusetts, IDS has 32 locations around the world. Its broad portfolio of weapons, sensors and integration systems supports its customer base across multiple mission areas, including air and missile defense systems; missile defense radars; early warning radars; naval ship operating systems; C5ITM products and services; and other advanced technologies. IDS provides affordable, integrated solutions to a broad international and domestic customer base, including the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Armed Forces and the Department of Homeland Security. Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing, Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Space and Airborne Systems, All, Engineering Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing, Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
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