Director, Manufacturing 8/14/20
Engineering--Manufacturing, Operations, Operations--Operations
Contractors, Operations--Quality, ... USA - FL - Palm Bay
L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse,
high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our
employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’
mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an
inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and
promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an
unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and
commitment to excellence in everything we do.
L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense
technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet
customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced
defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space
and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $17 billion in annual
revenue, 50,000 employees and customers in more than 130 countries.
The Director, Manufacturing Engineering reports directly to the
Integrated Mission Systems (IMS) Vice President, Operations, and
will be responsible for leading the manufacturing engineering
efforts for L3Harris’ global IMS segment, driving best in class
manufacturing engineering processes and performance and achieving
best in class cost performance.
Develop a segment-wide standard approach for manufacturing
engineering governance to drive best in class processes and cost
Identify and implement innovative data collection, analytics,
automation, and advanced manufacturing processes across the
Monitor site manufacturing engineering performance by defining
KPI's, ensuring deployment in all Divisions and sites, and setting
up monthly / quarterly reviews.
Development of next-generation manufacturing concepts and
technology roadmap, including new technology benchmarking,
evaluation, and deployment to meet the needs of the IMS product
portfolio and strategy.
Initiate and promote strategic manufacturing engineering
programs and monitor the effectiveness of these programs. Drive
continuous improvement and cost reduction with segment
Define and drive optimal allocation of capital to maximize
Drive development projects, value engineering, and innovation
initiatives to ensure consistent evaluation and documentation of
processes, adequate configuration, and preventative maintenance of
systems and equipment, and innovative direction to reduce cost and
improve sustainability metrics.
Lead the design for the manufacturability process to ensure
successful new product launches.
The Director, Manufacturing Engineering will be a
business-orientated leader with leadership experience in developing
best-in-class programs and initiatives for large organizations. The
ideal candidate will have a proven track record of effectively
partnering with a wide variety of stakeholder groups on
manufacturing strategy and execution within a corporate context.
Ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with a diverse
group of stakeholders is of the utmost value, as well as a proven
track record of delivering results on behalf of a global
organization. The ideal candidate has leadership experience in a
global manufacturing organization leading manufacturing engineering
efforts. Other professional experiences / qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree in an engineering discipline with a minimum of
15 years of prior related experience. Graduate Degree with a
minimum of 13 years of prior related experience.
Strong knowledge of the electronics manufacturing industry (OEM
and ODM) with a track record in driving manufacturing excellence
and establishing programs, polices, and best practices. Ability to
interact with and review multi-functional groups and develop
Ability to lead effective corrective action using disciplined
problem-solving methods and statistical analysis.
Acts as a change agent for the business, ensuring innovations
and developments are led to successful implementation.
Demonstrated knowledge of advanced manufacturing engineering
methods, processes, and tools to achieve zero defects in internal
manufacturing, new product development / introduction and supplier
value streams. Effective leadership, communication and
interpersonal skills from executive to front line levels, with an
ability to collaborate with others as well as motivate and manage a
team with excellent consultative, influencing, and conflict
Embraces a strategic, proactive approach in supporting business
area leaders with identifying, actively pursuing, and closing
manufacturing issues affecting the business.
Job Profile Matching Criteria: Expertise Operations--Supply
Chain, Operations--Quality, Operations, Operations--Operations
Location USA - FL - Palm Bay
Stock Quote: HRS
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