Spiral Development IPT Lead / Prod Ops / Javelin / Orlando, FL

Description:At Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control (MFC), we are driven by speed, agility and technical innovation. We are actively seeking candidates who are willing to take on the challenges of significant growth with a can do attitude. As the world's premier aerospace and defense company, we pride ourselves on quality and mission success. We need talented, passionate and customer centric people to be part of our future.

Candidate will support the Javelin Spiral Development Program as the Production Operations Spiral Development IPT Lead. The candidate will lead a cross-functional team consisting of production centers, manufacturing engineering, production planning and control, design engineering, test engineering, procurement, configuration management, and quality. The IPT lead is responsible for executing the manufacturing development build to meet the schedule, and driving Affordability and Producibility. This position requires continuous interface across all programmatic functions, leading discussions with internal and external customers on schedule and technical performance. Professional leadership and conduct in interactions with USG customer, and domestic partners. Candidate will proactively identify and manage Risks and Opportunities, develop workarounds, develop recovery plans and present to program and operations management. Candidate will support proposal activities throughout all production and development activities. Candidate will be required to travel (~1-2 weeks/month) to the various manufacturing sites, suppliers, and customer meetings on an as-needed basis. Successful candidate will be responsible for Transition to Production of new Javelin variants.

Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.
The Locale: Orlando is a city in the Central Florida area. This region is a great place to live and to raise a family. Central Florida offers lots of attractive residential housing options. The Greater Orlando metropolitan area is the sixth largest metro area in the southeastern United States. The climate here is warm and sunny all year long for the most part. Orlando is home to Walt Disney World, Universal Studios Florida, and SeaWorld. Orlando is also home to the second largest University in the US, the University of Central Florida (UCF). Where can you get to from Orlando? Orlando is about an hour's drive from Cocoa Beach and the "space coast" to include NASA and the Kennedy Space Center. Tampa is about 1.5 hours from Orlando. West Palm Beach is about 2.5 hours to the south and Jacksonville is about 2 hours to the northeast. Atlanta, GA is 6 hours to the northwest.

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Basic Qualifications:
-Bachelor's degree or higher in an Engineering, or Business related field
-7-10 years of related work experience with correlating Bachelors or Masters degree
-Experience with production scheduling and execution
-Successfully implemented cost, schedule, quality, and/or safety cost improvements
-Excellent oral and written communication skills
-MS Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc)
-Must have the ability to obtain a Secret security clearance
Desired Skills:
-Knowledge of Missile Manufacturing
-Knowledge of GD&T
-Knowledge of Quality Management
-Lockheed Martin experience with focus on production operations
-Working knowledge of LEAN -Six Sigma skills
-Understanding and wide application of complex Electro-mechanical/Optical Final Assembly, Integration and -Test methods
-Familiarity with SAP is a plus
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
-Bachelor's degree or higher in an Engineering, or Business related field
-7-10 years of related work experience with correlating Bachelors or Masters degree
-Experience with production scheduling and execution
-Successfully implemented cost, schedule, quality, and/or safety cost improvements
-Excellent oral and written communication skills
-MS Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc)
-Must have the ability to obtain a Secret security clearance
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
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