Sr. Plan Prod Control Speciali - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Provide Material Master Administrator support for the Space & Airborne Systems (SAS) Material Master (MM) team located in McKinney, Texas. The SAS MM team manages the material master data in PRISM and APEX for the SAS sites located in El Segundo, CA; Goleta, CA, Sunnyvale CA, Anaheim Hills, CA; North TX; Forest, MS; Largo, FL; O’Fallon, IL; Ft. Wayne, IN; Cambridge, MA; Aberdeen, MD; Annapolis, MD; Columbia, MD; St Louis Park, MN; Middletown, RI; Arlington, VA; Dulles, VA; McLean, VA; and Salt Lake City, UT. Material Master Administrators process new requests to create material masters and change requests to existing material masters in Raytheon's PRISM (SAP/R3) Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system. Material Master Administrators are responsible for verifying the accuracy and applicability of program, plant and enterprise data elements of system generated requests (ZMRs) to create material masters and changes to existing material masters in Raytheon's PRISM (SAP/R3) Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system. The position is located in McKinney, TX, and the candidate’s initial responsibility will be for Texas, Florida, Indiana, Maryland, Massachusetts and Virginia sites. Transactional processing of material master requests includes screening new requests to ensure the material does not currently exist; creating and maintaining Basic Data and key general data views; routing requests to appropriate subject matter experts, e.g. Accounting, Mission Assurance, SCM, or GPD for additional processing and/or approvals. Candidate will be required to support the daily prioritization of workload, track status to ensure priorities are being completed in a timely manner; coordinate identified issues with the appropriate business and program contacts to rectify issues impacting completion of material master requests; and initiate corrective actions with material master requestors and other Raytheon business Material Master teams as required to ensure that material master data adheres to the current plant practices, business unit and Company policies and desk instructions (MM validation rules).

Required Skills:

  • 4 years professional experience in a defense manufacturing environment
  • Working knowledge of PRISM, APEX, and Common PDM
  • Working knowledge of MRP, production planning, procurement, and configuration management processes
  • Ability to read and accurately interpret engineering drawings
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

Desired Skills:
  • Previous experience with SAP material master in an engineering and manufacturing environment
  • Demonstrated excellence in attention to detail - the ability to consistently ensure that all required fields of a request are filled out completely and accurately in accordance with company policies and PRISM/APEX and PDM requirements in a high volume processing environment
  • Demonstrated ability to discuss problems with requestors and reach mutually agreeable resolutions in accordance with company policies and PRISM/APEX requirements
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate Material Master and PRISM/APEX processes both verbally and in writing
  • Team work - ability to work within a small geographically dispersed team
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Access desirable

Required Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Operations, Manufacturing or any 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.