Senior Principal Logistics Specialist - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

South Korea

KPUP Logistics, Transportation, and Warranty Lead
The Patriot Programs Integrated Business Team delivers the world’s most advanced air and missile defense system globally. IDS is the prime contractor for Patriot, the world’s most sophisticated long-range, high-altitude, all-weather air and missile defense system.

The Korea Patriot Upgrade Program (KPUP) Logistics, Transportation and Warranty Lead is responsible and accountable for the successful movement and tracking of material shipments internationally and locally within the country of South Korea. This position will need to collaborate with expat and other foreign national teams to ensure successful execution of the transportation programs and will be accountable for maximizing the readiness of the material flow to the Operations group. In addition, this position will be responsible for the management and oversight of all aspects of Warranty claims including identification, logging, tracking, transportation, documentation and warranty closure.

The KPUP Logistics, Transportation and Warranty Lead will report to the In-Country Program Manager and will be located in South Korea. Position requires candidate to travel to multiple customer and supplier locations within South Korea.

As part of the role, the KPUP Logistics, Transportation and Warranty Lead will interface with the Raytheon OCONUS CET team, System Integration and Checkout (SICO) team, Korea Industry Partners (KIPs), Republic of Korea Air Force Logistics Command (ROK AFLC) , Republic of Korea Customs, Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA), freight forwarders, local suppliers, Raytheon transportation/logistics team and CONUS Mission Integration Lead. This position requires a security clearance (confidential or higher)

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.


  • Experience in international material movement, transportation and warranty management efforts
  • Experience working with suppliers on damage claims, rejections, losses, return of materials, over-shipments, and cancellations
  • Experience coordinating and managing air and ocean freight forwarding, warehousing, transportation, reverse logistics, surface transportation and supply chain solutions
  • Supervision of the KPUP KIPs logistics operation including the asset management, transportation, pack/ship activities and warehousing functions.
  • Familiar with International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Department of Commerce export control regulations
  • Identification and implementation of continuous improvement opportunities and customer satisfaction opportunities
  • Ability to initiate tracking/status reports and product metrics.
  • Ability to provide contract closeout support at the end of the Korea Program
  • Previous experience or knowledge in Six Sigma, PMP & process improvement.
  • US Security Clearance (Confidential or higher)
  • 8+ years of Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Logistics, Engineering or Project Management

  • Knowledge of the Raytheon transportation guidelines
  • Knowledge utilizing asset management systems (iMRO)Ability to multi-task with minimum or no supervision
  • Demonstrated leadership and results
  • Enhanced knowledge and experience with military logistics and supply chain systems
  • Patriot system experience
  • Asia Pacific military customer interface experience
  • Knowledge of Korean customs processes
  • Korean language skills/experience
  • Ability to obtain a US security clearance

Bachelor Degree