BAE Systems Circuit Card Assembly Value Stream Lead in Austin, Texas

Job Description

BAE Systems is looking for a Circuit Card Assembly Value Stream Leader for their Austin, Texas facility. The VSL role is responsible for planning, organizing, implementing, leading, and managing activities within a team-based manufacturing environment. Major areas of responsibility include establishing and improving manufacturing capabilities and managing manufacturing processes for highly technical products and programs. A successful candidate will provide motivation, coaching, and leadership to team members to insure the accomplishment of business objectives including meeting safety, quality, delivery, cost and company objectives. Monitor and ensure processes and equipment meet production output/efficiency/quality requirements. Maintain an effective, flexible, and efficient organization while effectively communicating responsibilities and objectives to employees. Select, train, and assign personnel to fulfill position requirements. Work effectively with customers and suppliers as well as supporting functions for work critical to the business. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience utilizing Lean Enterprise concepts to meet or exceed business and customer requirements. The ability to work flexible hours and days to meet objectives is highly desirable. Adhere to the highest standards of legal, ethical, and business conduct in relationships with fellow employees, the Company, suppliers, customers, and the public.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • Experience in electronics manufacturing processes, process, and test equipment

  • Strong problem solving skills

  • Proven leadership experience

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills

  • Coordinating and negotiating with diverse cross-functional work teams

  • Training individuals and teams

  • Establishing and Monitoring performance to targets

  • Managing multiple tasks and priorities

  • Excellent computer skills

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Hiring, developing, coaching, and leading high-performing teams

  • Motivating and managing direct labor workforce

  • Experience in low volume high complexity circuit card manufacturing environment

  • Experience with circuit card manufacturing process and test equipment including troubleshooting, resolving, or recommending solutions

  • Experience leading Kaizen teams and applying lean principles

  • Lean Six Sigma green belt certification

  • Supply Chain, Program Management, and/or Quality experience

  • Familiarity with IPC-A-610/J-STD-001 class 3 requirements

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Circuit Card Assembly Value Stream Lead


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