BAE Systems Manager Strategic Operations in Endicott, New York

Job Description

Provide leadership to the Endicott Operations Power and Propulsion Solutions business area in support of the development and accomplishment of business objectives.

Major areas of responsibility include PPS operations, cost, quality, schedule, inventory, technical, capital investments, development programs and safety initiatives for both PCA and Final Assembly and shipment of product. This position will provide motivation, coaching, and leadership to team members to insure the accomplishment of business objectives through continuous process improvements. This leader is responsible for creation and maintenance of an effective and efficient organization and the communication of responsibilities and objectives to employees. In pursuit of these objectives this individual must create an organizational structure that is responsive, lean and agile; select and train personnel to fulfill position requirements; work effectively and in concert with customers, suppliers and the Engineering and Program

Management organizations; and ensure that the team meets commitments and continually improves to achieve

Customer and business needs. Adhere to the highest standards of legal, ethical, and business conduct in relationships with fellow employees, the Company, suppliers, customers, and the public.

This position reports directly to the PPS Director of Operations.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 12 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Required Skills

Bachelor s Degree

5 years of leadership experience

Ability to establish and communicate business goals

Demonstrated consistent pattern of delivering superior performance

Skilled in building an operations team capable of executing effective performance enhancing techniques such as lean manufacturing, design for manufacturing, and six sigma improvement methods.

Ability to effectively manage a widely diverse and multi-functional organization

Proven record of accomplishment of managing expenditure of allocated resources to meet current and future business needs

Skills to identify necessary resources including information, personnel (including technical support), and facilities

Capacity to drive positive change in an organization s culture

Ability to support a customer-focused mindset and instill this mindset throughout the organization

Success in mentoring, motivating and coaching capable professionals and teams to a higher level of excellence

Ability to handle multiple tasks and priorities.

Strong technical, analytical, and problem solving skills

Effective decision-making track record

Preferred Skills and Education

Preferred Skills and Education

Six Sigma certification

Business or technical degree beyond the bachelor s level

Lean Manufacturing experience

Over 10 years of related leadership experience

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact for our customers and the communities we serve.

Manager Strategic Operations

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