Northrop Grumman Process Improvement Analyst 4 in El Segundo, California
Process Improvement Analyst 4
Requisition ID: 17010881
Location(s): United States-California-El Segundo
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
NorthropGrumman Aerospace Systems is currently in search of a Process ImprovementAnalyst 4 to support F-35 Assembly within our El Segundo facilities.
Theselected candidate will be expected to define and discover waste within aprocess, and eliminate such waste through problem solving.
Thishigh-level analyst role’s basic duties include:
Defining,designing and implementing continuous improvement programs to ensure programsare integrated vertically and horizontally across the organization
Definingimprovement projects aligned with business strategies
Analyzingimprovement programs and potential results
Facilitatingand coaching improvement teams
Establishingand maintaining performance metrics to measure program success
Installingprocess excellence supports for program governance, project reviews,communications, training, certifications, and rewards
Thisrole incorporates elements of project management, quality, and manufacturing,and requires great interpersonal skills as the selected candidate will beinterfacing with a number of different organizations.The candidate best suited for the role willtypically have a strong industrial or engineering background, and must understandthe difference between a symptom and a problem.
Beinga Level 4 Analyst, the selected candidate must also have demonstratedleadership qualities in previous roles.
Bachelor’s Degree with 8 years’ experience in process improvement within a manufacturing environment OR
AA Degree with 10 years’ experience in process improvement within a manufacturing environment OR
High School Degree/GED and 12 years’ experience in process improvement within a manufacturing environment
Demonstrated ability with MS Office Suite
Demonstrated project management skills and the ability to work in teams
Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification
Project Management Certification
Familiarity with Toyota Production System (TPS) manufacturing improvement process
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining adiverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative ActionEmployer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex,sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age,veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our completeEEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for mostpositions.
Title: Process Improvement Analyst 4
Location: California-El Segundo
Requisition ID: 17010881