1+ months

Value Steam Manager - Manufacturing

Raytheon Missle Systems
Tucson, AZ 85702

Are you a Manufacturing Leader committed to delivering quality products on time at or below cost, safety, process, improvement and team development? Are you dedicated to the development of continuous Process and People Improvement?
The Subsystems Make Center Radio Frequency Electronic Integration (RFEI) factory includes product-focused factories that assemble and test products in support of the Raytheon Missiles & Defense portfolio of weapons to the war fighter.
Emphasizing mission assurance by encouraging initiative at all levels, the Subsystems Make Center manages customer commitments through quality, cost and schedule execution.
The Subsystems Make Centers goal is to achieve No Doubt solutions and instill confidence in our customers by providing consistently reliable products.
The Value Stream Manager position is responsible for all manufacturing and facility related activities in support of Operations Strategic Make Centers (SMC). The Value Stream Manager will report to the Factory Manager and be part of the SMC leadership team for the overall direction and execution of delivering product, on time, at or below cost and in a safe environment. This position involves direct support of manufacturing activities and requires spending significant amounts of time in and around factory areas.
The candidate must be capable and willing to work extended hours (when required) in a fast-paced deadline driven environment.
The ideal candidate will possess the demonstrated skills and experience necessary to perform in both manufacturing and technical leadership roles
This position will provide direct leadership and direction to Value Stream Leaders (VSLs) as a cross functional IPT.
Through strategic leadership of the VSLs, the Value Stream Manager will be accountable for the overall performance of these Value Stream as well as the POC/conduit of information for coordination with the AWS and SNS product lines
The Value Stream Manager will be tasked to define clear operational schedules, priorities and goals for the value stream. This person will lead, collaborate and influence functional managers and all employees to allow for continuous manufacturing flow, optimal production output, cost reductions, compliance, strategy and be accountable for cost, schedule, capital, strategy, employee hiring and proposals.
The Value Stream Manager will have significant dealings with both internal Raytheon Missiles & Defense customers and external customers. This position will also be accountable to ensure all aspects of the value stream are supported and successful including Quality audits, Security audits, facilities maintenance, EHSS, and key program communication.
This area of responsibility also involves the marketing of the facility as a Raytheon Technologies Company asset beyond its factory capabilities. It includes business development activities such as being the face of Raytheon Missiles & Defense to customer representatives, including DoD customers, congressional delegations, business development leaders, etc.
This visible position is also responsible for supporting and/or coordinating visits and tours that come to the area.
U.S. Citizenship status is required, as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment
The Value Stream Manager is responsible for, but not limited to the following:
Program interface and interactions
Schedule and Quality performance
Hours per Unit (HPU) performance
Safety program
Continuous Improvement
Communication of customer requirements
Manage and lead up to 25 support personnel
Personnel performance input for all related functions
Perform a wide variety of sequencing, planning, scheduling, coordinating and reporting tasks in support of the manufacturing workflow
Prioritizes project issues and assists in the resolutions process to meet productivity, quality, and organizational goals and contractual delivery requirements
Interact with support engineering, supply chain, and quality with respect to project schedules
Provide the required resources (facilities, processes, equipment, training, etc.) to ensure all employees work in a safe working environment
Provide communications as directed or required by higher level management to ensure employees are aware of pertinent organizational or customer information
Ensure compliance to all pertinent operating procedures and work instructions
8 years of relevant experience working in a cross-functional team environment
Knowledge of MTE and Quality practices and instructions
Superior communication skills and a
bility to develop solutions to problems of large scope and complexity
Understanding of an Operation and Lean Manufacturing Environment (TAKT, Line Balancing, Value Stream Mapping)Labor management
Knowledge of existing RMD execution systems (PRISM, SAP) or like systems.
U.S. Citizenship status is required.
Must have an existing DoD clearance.
Required Education:
Bachelors Degree required preferably in engineering, manufacturing or a related field.
This position requires ability to obtain a security clearance.
Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance.
The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process.
Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement.
Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens.
Eligibility requirements can be found at

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


Posted: 2020-09-06 Expires: 2020-11-04

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