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Enterprise Sustainment Solutions (ESS) Quality Senior Manager

Apply Now Job ID: 540121BR Date posted: Sep. 24, 2020 City: OrlandoState: Florida
Description:Key Job Responsibilities:
The Quality Senior Manager is responsible for all aspects of quality and mission success as the leader of the Enterprise Sustainment Solutions Market Segment in the TLS LOB. This position will report to the TLS Quality Senior Manager for the TLS line of business.

The candidate will provide leadership to the Market Segment Quality organization, which includes Program Quality and Engineering Quality. The candidate will be responsible for executing and implementing all Quality, LOB, and Market Segment strategies and objectives to achieve mission success. This includes but is not limited to ensuring flow-down and execution of all Quality Contract requirements and Quality functional support to all programs within the market segment throughout the program life cycle from proposals, through production and sustainment.

Establishes and leads the Quality Program Team including but not limited to Engineering Quality, Product Quality, Supplier Quality, and Core Quality (as needed).

The candidate will also provide leadership through identification and implementation of process improvement efforts, as well as cross-functional collaboration, in the corresponding RMS Quality initiatives including but not limited to: Root Cause Analysis, Digital Transformation, Engineering Quality including Systems, Software, and Hardware Quality Engineering, Data Analytics, and Design & Development. This role is also accountable for establishing, performing and managing annual budgets, headcount, DCI%, capital requests, Quality metrics, employee growth and development, employee performance and training requirements.

Scope:

Employee Population: This position is directly responsible for leadership to a team of approximately 15 employees in Orlando, FL, Ft. Worth, TX and deployed at domestic and international Customer Locations. This senior manager will lead other leaders and individual contributors.

Primary Customers/External Interaction: Key interface and establishment of effective relationships with all corresponding Customer Oversight Agencies (i.e. DCMA, JPO, DoD Customer, etc.), Program VPs, and Directors.

Key Cross-LOB or Functional Partnerships/Touchpoints: Key interface with ESS Leadership Team (Including Program Directors and Program Management, Production Operations, Engineering & Technology, Global Sustainment, and Supply Chain) and RMS Quality leadership.
Basic Qualifications:
Demonstrated ability to interface with Exec. Leaders. Strong communication skills including the ability to interface effectively with executive leadership on strategic and tactical issues affecting the quality of products delivered.

Experienced leader with a minimum of 15 years in various Quality, Operations, and/or Program Management positions with increasing responsibility.

Extensive knowledge of DOD contract requirements and Program Quality Management.

Demonstrated ability to make critical decisions, set priorities and provide succinct direction in a dynamic business environment.

Demonstrated track record of working with multiple customers and forming strong internal and external customer relationships.

Ability to balance teaming and flexibility while maintaining independence and ensuring process adherence.

Demonstrated Full Spectrum Leadership skills.

Experience building a strong team of direct and matrixed employees.

Demonstrated ability to drive process improvement and drive change.

Strong working knowledge of problem solving/root cause analysis and process management.

Ability to drive the foundation for business and program performance.

Ability to think and act strategically.

Ability to give, receive, and act on critical feedback.

Ability to form creative partnerships to improve execution and competitive performance.
Desired Skills:
Experience in implementing and maintaining AS9100-certified Quality Management Systems.

Knowledge of Lean Six Sigma Tools

Engineering Quality Experience

Experience working in Agile Methodologies

Proven 2nd line leadership skills
Other Important Information You Should Know Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.Telecommute: The work associated with this position will be performed at the designated Lockheed Martin facility. Situational telecommuting may be considered and authorized at the discretion of your leader and based upon the role.Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.Schedule for this Position: 9x80 every other Friday offSecurity Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.Clearance Level: Secret Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Experience Level: Experienced ProfessionalBusiness Unit: RMSRelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: QA/Test and InspectionType: Full-TimeVirtual Location: no Shift: First Apply Now

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