Operations IPT Lead - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)


  full-time   employee

United States

Here at Raytheon, we work together as one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place. Our innovation spans all domains: from land and sea to air, space and cyberspace. We’re inspired by a noble mission that’s shared by Raytheon employees around the globe and an inclusive culture that empowers employees and celebrates their contributions.

What We Offer:
Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, Raytheon offers 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 Raytheon offers include paternal leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

As an Operations Integrated Product Team Lead for PATRIOT Radar you’re responsible for the overall Operations activities associated with manufacturing at the Integrated Air Defense Center.

In this role, you’re an integral member of the Operations Team, responsible for managing PATRIOT Radar production within Raytheon IDS (Integrated Defense Systems) Operations. You’ll bring to the table a skill set that includes managing the production of a high visibility program supporting a world renowned product line. The IPT (Integrated Product Team) Lead supports the Integrated Air & Missile Defense (IAMD) Radar Production programs. This role provides professionals with opportunities to grow their skills in operations management, technical operations, business communications, and leadership. You will be responsible for coordinating with the Program Office, Design Engineering, Manufacturing Work Centers, Supply Chain and other Cross Business Teams (CBT) to ensure successful on time integration of the material and labor efforts necessary to support manufacturing and contract schedules.

Drives all phases of Operations Management by working within an Integrated Product Team/Cross Business Team (IPT/CBT) environment to ensure effective execution of the Patriot Radar Program. Responsibilities of this role include coordinating the program schedules with Engineering and CBTs. Daily interaction with other CBT’s in IDS to maintain and meet organizational goals and objectives. Other focus areas of this position include cost, quality, delivery, safety, and identification/implementation of continuous improvement opportunities that are critical performance criteria for success.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience with Operations/Manufacturing working in an Integrated Product Team/Cross Business Team (IPT/CBT) environment or equivalent

  • This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Desired Skills:

  • Understanding of MRP and Shop Floor Management Tools (PRISM, VM)Production Control
  • Experience working in a Matrix Organization with multiple customers

  • Knowledge of aerospace /defense systems technology domains and manufacturing

  • Proven experience in developing manufacturing strategies and proposals

  • Proven ability to prepare and present reports and briefings

  • Experience in developing, supporting and maintaining strong relationships w/respective program IBT lead/team as well as end using customer

  • Proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications

  • Demonstrated results focus and ability to execute

  • Experience with transition of programs from design to manufacturing

  • Experience in program planning, budgeting, and tracking to cost and schedule

  • Experience with EVMS and Risk & Opportunity Management

  • B.S. / B.A. in Engineering, Business, Science or related field.

  • Experience with latest Raytheon EXIM requirements

  • Strong interpersonal communication skills with the leadership team and external customers.

  • Required Education:

    Bachelor's degree in related field


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.