Raytheon Mgr III QA Engineering in Andover, Massachusetts
BMC4i Integrated Product Team (IPT) Quality Lead MA - Andover Job Description: Enthusiastic leader with proven track record of results will be responsible for the overall Patriot BMC4i (Battle Management, Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence) Integrated Product Team (IPT) Mission Assurance activities (hardware, software and systems) supporting multiple Patriot programs. This person leads the interpretation and application of Quality requirements by leveraging their experience in initial planning, design/development, production execution, and deployment to fielded product. This person will be a member of the Patriot BMC4i Core Execution Team and must be able to anticipate and provide solutions that mitigate risk to both process and product issues. This role will work closely with their BMC4i Core Execution teammates to ensure design, buy, build, and field support process and products requirements are met. They must develop and maintain excellent working relationships within multiple levels of both the functional and customers organizations. Specific Task or Leadership activities include: · Drive culture of accountability for results. · Work to develop extended MA BMC4i team to insure needed capability to support core execution team and associated programs. · Support and lead process improvement teams using Six Sigma and other process improvement tools. · Resolve complex quality issues with CET partners and/or program management. · Manage the Patriot BMC4i IPT MA extended support team. · Review of prime contracts with an emphasis on preparing and implementing effective and efficient quality assurance processes. · Schedule quality program activities and monitor use of program quality funds. Perform cost account management tasks and report earned value. Monitor program assignments of supporting program Quality Engineers (QEs) and ensure all work is performed to allocated budget. · Actively participate in Risk Management Review Boards and assist in identifying potential risks and developing risk mitigation plans. · Perform quality evaluations throughout all phases of the contract. · Certify and release products (i.e. Document, drawing release, software/hardware release). Required Skills: · 10 years of related professional experience · Experience working in large Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) or similar collaborative organizational structures. · Demonstrate high analytical skills and strong problem solving skills. Possesses the ability to apply data driven decisions to business level problems. · Ability to drive continuous improvement initiatives that yield tangible business benefit – especially as it relates to reduction in non-conformance or non-compliance. Desired Skills: · 2 years of direct supervisory experience · Ability to work across the entire Value Stream – design, buy, build, and support. · Ability to perform successfully when responsible for performance to cost, schedule, and technical performance - including familiarity with Cost Accounting Methodologies (Earned Value). · Knowledge of CMMI, Lean and Six-Sigma is highly desired. · Experience establishing Quality cost estimates and Basis of Estimates (BOEs). · EVMS Level 2 Certified. · ASQ certifications are or RTN MA Certification Level of 4 or higher. · Good understanding of Quality Management Systems and how they support effective execution. · Experience with Raytheon’s Integrated Product Development System (IPDS) or similar gate management process. · Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal. · Possess an in-depth understanding of contract flow, configuration management and other processes that support multi-functional teams and programs. · Works well with people individually and in a team environment. · Ability to identify root cause, initiate/implement effective corrective actions and track corrective action to closure. · Build and maintain effective business relationships with DCMA and DoD customers Required Education: · Bachelor’s Degree in Technical or related discipline Clearance Required: This position requires an active DoD Secret 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. About Raytheon Raytheon Company is a global technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, government and cybersecurity markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services. Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems brings together the talented professionals, cutting-edge technologies and innovative solutions that ensure the success of our customers’ missions worldwide. Key elements of our growth include our strong commitment to the global marketplace and our superior employee benefits package, including: Medical, Dental and Vision available on Day 1, Holiday time, Paid time off (PTO), Flexible Work Schedules (Every other Friday Off!), 401K with match, Employer Contributed Retirement Income Savings, Employee Discounts, Performance Sharing, Educational Assistance, Continuous Learning and much more. 111340
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.