Continuous Process Improvement, Senior (Ref 116)

Employer
DCS Corp
Location
Crystal City, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 02, 2022
Closes
Sep 06, 2022
Ref
4027
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
Performs critical program management, technical, or business analysis of major DoD acquisition systems and provides recommendations for the JPO Continuous Process Improvement (CPI) core team.

Essential Job Functions:

Provide support in the development and implementation of process improvement initiative and in problem solving using CPI toolsets.

Provides program analysis support for efficiency and effectiveness within the organization, assisting and identifying causes of systemic inefficiencies and isolating them through the use of CPI methodologies such as Lean, Six Sigma, and Theory of Constraints.

Required Skills:

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

MS or MA degree in in Science, Math, Engineering, Business, Management or a degree relevant to the position. ALLOWABLE SUBSTITUTION: A BS or BA degree and an additional 3 years of relevant experience can be substituted for an MS or MA degree

Must have an active Secret security clearance.

At least 10 years of experience in program management, technical, or business analysis discipline, related to weapon systems acquisition and life cycle management; and a minimum of 6 years out of 10 years of recent work experience related to analysis and planning.

Possess expertise in process improvement methodology at Black Belt (BB) level or equivalent within the past 10 years and experience in DoD applications such as at NAVAIR AIRSpeed Offices or equivalent.

A minimum of 3 out of the past 5 years must be practical and implementation experience.

Mastery of process improvement techniques to include but not limited to: Lean, Six Sigma, Theory of Constraints, bench marking, metric/statistical analysis, process management and improvement, and process flow charting. Certified as a CPI practitioner at the journeyman level.

Knowledgeable of DoD Directive (DODD) 5010.42, DoD-Wide Continuous Process Improvement/Lean Six Sigma Program, and SAE AS9100D Quality Management Systems - Requirements for Aviation, Space, and Defense Organizations.

Possess a high degree of self-initiative, and the ability to work independently and function as part of an interdisciplinary team.

Possess exceptional written and verbal communication skills.

Ability to develop and effectively present informational briefs, project papers, marketing materials and training to diverse audiences.

General knowledge of Navy/Air Force processes/organization.

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