Sr Manager R6Sigma Expert - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

The R6s Expert will have extensive experience using a wide variety of R6s tools in multiple contexts, and will be capable of tailoring tools to fit the business need. The Expert will have solid expertise in applying R6s in manufacturing environments. The Expert will utilize their change management and relationship building skills to enhance the solution and build support so the solution can be reused across SAS. Keen influence skills are a must. This includes ability to interact with a broad population to include executives and Customers.

Other responsibilities will include the training and development of R6s Experts, Principal Specialists, and Specialists across SAS. The Expert is expected to educate, coach and mentor others in the use of R6s tools and processes. The successful candidate will act as a catalyst for change. The R6s Expert will identify and lead diagnostics as necessary to identify improvement opportunities within SAS. Work locations will span across SAS and may be focused in McKinney, TX. If not located in McKinney, TX the role will require travel up to 50% of the time.

Required Skills:
• 12 years of experience in defense contracting, to include acknowledged R6s expertise.
• Trained R6s Expert with contingency to certify as a R6s Expert within one year of employment
• Demonstrated ability to engage with executives
• Demonstrated ability to build advocacy and influence senior leaders
• Demonstrated application and experience with R6s methodologies
• Demonstrated R6s work at the Business Unit level
• Broad and varied experience set of applying the R6s methodology yielding business impact
• Proven record of leading projects that impact Customer satisfaction and/or Executive care abouts
• Skilled leader of teams that include senior leaders
• Demonstrated understanding of R6s deployment, and converting strategies into implementation plans
• Ability to travel up to 50% as project work requires
• Ability to obtain DoD Secret clearance
• US Citizen

Desired Skills:
• R6s Certification
• Secret security clearance or ability to be cleared
• Recognized depth in R6s skills that are applied in manufacturing environments
• Skill recognition across the Raytheon enterprise
• Coaching skills

Required Education:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, quality, science, math or related technical discipline; or proven capability to work in technical engagements

Desired Education:
• Master’s Degree in engineering, quality, science, math or business


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.