Raytheon Technologies Continuous Improvement Manager in Fulton, Maryland
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, by combining our vast resources and investments, we are able to dedicate ourselves to solving mission-level vs. product-level customer challenges – together we can anticipate more, move faster and make a bigger impact on the big picture.
Raytheon Solipsys in Fulton, Maryland (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Raytheon Technologies) is searching for an enthusiastic, talented professional who is seeking an experienced, results-driven professional to lead high-impact project execution as well as project portfolio management to drive continuous improvement throughout the organizational and functional area levels of Solipsys. This role is responsible for Product Development System (PDS) and Continuous Improvement Operating System deployment and oversight, collaborating with key Engineering, Q&MA and Advanced Technology and other Mission Area stakeholders to deliver measurable performance improvement. Responsibilities includes support for business metric and strategic need analysis, opportunity identification, realization and risk mitigation, people development, resource prioritization, project selection and execution to achieve sustainable results and transformational business impact. We have a flexible work environment and opportunities to increase your knowledge and experience!
This position could be located Nationwide, but would require up to 25% travel to Fulton, MD.
Responsibilities to Anticipate:
Partnering with key stakeholders to identify, prioritize and manage progress toward strategic improvement needs
Translating business and program opportunities and risk into measurable business impact
Leading PDS and Continuous Improvement Operating Systems and project portfolio execution
Prioritizing available improvement resources in close collaboration with business, mission areas, product and functional process stakeholders
Leading special projects critical to performance and strategic objectives
Implementing CMMI 2.x and DevSecOps methods
Supporting employee development and talent pipeline
Encouraging innovative and entrepreneurial mindset centered on data driven decisions and promote rapid action toward implementing solutions
Developing and propagating best practices; leverage benchmarking and enterprise engagement
Identifying systemic issues; driving to root cause and sustainable corrective and preventative actions
Presenting project status utilizing continuous improvement, Customer Oriented Results and Excellence operating system, business and program management tools and procedures including PDS, Risk Management, and Financial Forecasts as required
Qualifications You Must Have:
Bachelor’s in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM)
10 Years’ experience in a highly matrixed organization with experience utilizing Six Sigma, CMMI 2.0, and/or DevSecOps methodologies, to streamline functional, business and program processes, execution and procedures
Experience leading teams
Experience with program and project execution methodology, decision and governance structure with proven ability to navigate a highly matrixed organization effectively using solid influencing skills
The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance
Qualifications We Value:
Sound business results orientation; ability to make data driven decisions and take action with limited information
Cognizant of international requirements: ITAR/EAR, EXIM
Knowledge of financial processes and new business investments
Experience leading projects and portfolio investment decisions applying agile methodology
Self-service process improvement acceleration leveraging Lean principles and Digital Transformation capability including Intelligent Business Process Automation / Robotic Process Automation / AI/ML / DevOps / Digital Thread
8 years related experience in Business Management, Program Management, Engineering, Supply Chain, or Operations functions
What We Offer :
Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.
This position requires either a U.S. Person or Non- U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization . 184213
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.