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Industrial Engineering Manager 3 Space Components

Northrop Grumman
San Diego, CA 92108
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Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our worlds biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems Sector designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Join Space Components & Strategic Businesses in this Business Unit Level Operations in _an_ **_Industrial Engineering Manager 3, Continuous Improvement Leader_** role and you will join an outstanding team of people who are contributing to the growth and reputation of our Space Components & Strategic Businesses capabilities. This is an excellent opportunity to join our staff in a role that will contribute critical process improvements in all areas of our business.

This position is located in San Diego, Ca.


+ Implement a program to train and utilize a team of Lean Tool Champions through all stages of the continuous improvement process, from identification of opportunities for improvement to test and evaluate solutions, and improve quality, safety, satisfaction, and financial results
+ Supporting operating units (OUs) in their Lean Transformation through the implementation of the PES (Lean) System, as the primary resource
+ Lead organization on strategic deployment and alignment process that results in an improved workforce Implement and improve processes documented in a Continuous Improvement (Kaizen) Roadmap utilizing lean manufacturing concepts and six sigma tools from the _Toyota Production System_ to quickly obtain Cost, Schedule and Quality improvements.
+ Achieve operational objectives by contributing recommendations and subject matter expertise to strategic action plans and reviews; prepare ng and complete action plans; implement production, productivity, and quality standards; resolve problems; determine system improvements; implement change.
+ Develop and utilize cascading metrics to assure daily achievement of operations Safety, Quality, Delivery, Employment Engagement and Cost expectations at every level

**Required Skills/Qualifications:**

+ BS Degree in Engineering and 7-10 years experience applying LEAN principles in high rate and high-mix, low rate manufacturing environments. 5 years supervisory experience in a high rate, LEAN manufacturing environment
+ Demonstrated interpersonal skills and project management skills
+ Six Sigma or LEAN Certification
+ Strong understanding of and experience with implementing: standardized work, Value Stream Mapping (Transformation), process mapping, Kaizen, Total Productive Maintenance (TPM), SPC, Heijunka, SMED, KanBan, Just-In-Time, Demand Flow, Single Piece Flow, Five Ss, Visual Management, Continuous Improvement Process, Six Sigma and Communication Tools, Statistical Problem Solving and AS9100 / ISO 9001
+ Understanding of financial measurements and goals
+ Effective presentation skills to share the LEAN/continuous improvement successes and ideas across the BU
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Salary Range: $1.00 - $1.00

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

We are a pioneering company.

With careers across all areas: air, cyber, land, sea and space our 90,000 employees work as one to defend and define the future. Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will give you every opportunity to do your best work. Working together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines, we share a drive to push the boundaries of science, technology and engineering to meet the ever evolving needs of our customers worldwide.

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Posted: 2021-08-26 Expires: 2021-12-26
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