Mgr I Operations Engineering - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Job Description:

The APC Value Stream Leader (VSL) will sit in McKinney, TX and will lead a team responsible for meeting quality, cost, and schedule goals for RMS programs (AMRAAM, SM-6, SM-2, Javelin, SM-6 Blk 1 Radomes, etc.) in a production manufacturing environment. The successful candidate will interface with internal Raytheon customers to obtain the necessary information to develop and maintain the factory’s strategic plan. This manager must exhibit the leadership ability to direct a cross functional team to implement process improvement and waste reduction strategies within the product value stream as well as have the ability to collect production metric data, e.g. HPU, Rework, Scrap, Cycle Time, RTY, etc. and utilize this data to establish and implement cost improvement projects. The successful candidate will report to the Value Stream Manager and be accountable for the daily management and direction of a cross functional team which includes multiple Operations, Engineering, Supply Chain, and Quality disciplines. This position involves direct support of manufacturing activities and requires spending significant amounts of time in and around factory areas. The candidate must be capable and willing to work extended hours when required. The person selected for this role will lead by embracing the Values and Behaviors defined within Raytheon and will cultivate an environment of Diversity and Inclusion. The VSL will ensure compliance to all applicable policies and procedures.

Required Skills:

  • 10 years of Production related experience in Program Management, Engineering, or Operations Management.
  • Knowledge and experience of PRISM, MRP / ERP planning (SAP), and shop floor control systems.
  • Strategic and factory space / capacity planning and prototype / product development build.
  • Ability to develop solutions to problems of moderate scope and complexity.
  • Demonstrated success working across multiple disciplines to drive performance.
  • Must be comfortable and experienced presenting complex information across multiple levels of cross functional management.
Desired Skills:
  • Active Secret Clearance
  • Personnel performance input for all related functions and career development of team members.
  • Lean manufacturing experience
  • Supervisory experience / leading teams
  • Proposal experience
  • EVMS Certification
  • Program Management Certification
  • High level of Microsoft Office proficiency, specifically Excel, but also including Project, Word, Access, and Powerpoint
Required Education:
  • The role required a bachelor's degree in a STEM field.

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.


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.