Process Improvement Engineer/Specialist

Job Description
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BAE Systems, a global defense, aerospace and security company employing more than 88,200 people worldwide, with wide-ranging products and services covering air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology, and support services is HIRING NOW!

We are presently seeking to hire a Process Improvement Engineer/Specialist in support of our contract with the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA). The ideal candidate will apply process improvement, reengineering methodologies, and best practice principles to design and implement process modernization and improvements to projects, workflows, systems, etc. The Process Improvement Engineer/Specialist will coordinate and manage analysis evaluations and quality assessments for proper implementation of programs, systems specifications, and quality standards, ensuring best possible support to customers and teams. Qualified candidates will demonstrate experience establishing performance measures, monitoring and analyzing said performance metrics to identify and implement performance based improvements.

Area of support will vary based on customer set, but will entail improving workflows and processes to best support mission at hand. You will need to be communication savvy and a team player with the ability to work closely with senior engineers/specialists or task leads. Further, must be able to clearly convey information in understandable terms to those not as familiar with process or workflow. This includes the ability to provide quantitative and qualitative feedback about the impacts of process changes in clear terms. Candidates will demonstrate experience in distinct functional or cross-functional analysis/assessment methodologies and associated tools and may also include relevant/associated certifications (e.g., ITIL, Six Sigma, CMMI, and ISO) and knowledge of applicable tools, methodologies, or best practices. May be responsible for leading project teams of engineers/specialists or other staff as necessary to complete process improvement implementation.

Positions located in Springfield, VA and St. Louis, MO.


Typical Education & Experience
Bachelor's Degree and 5 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • Bachelor's Degree and 4-8 years of experience
  • Familiar with AGILE processes
  • Experience leading group projects/efforts
Preferred Skills and Education
  • Master's Degree in Mathematics, Business Management, Operations Research or System Engineering
  • Black Belt or Master Black Belt Certification
  • Quality Management Certification
  • Experience creating and delivering Lean Six Sigma training
  • Business Process Re-engineering (BPR) experience
  • Experience using Visio and Minitab
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work.

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