Manager, Industrial Engineering

Ultra Electronics Ocean Systems - Braintree, MA4.0

30+ days agoFull-time
Job Description:
This position requires an individual to assume responsibilities for an Industrial Engineering team. The team is responsible for determining the most effective way to produce products or services. Design to Unit Production Cost experience is highly desired. Assigned responsibilities will encompass all aspects of program manufacturing support and associated tasks as assigned by management. Position requires hands on interaction with factory production personnel. The person will establish manufacturing metrics and be able to direct the successful completion of program assignments including reviewing products and processes for compliance to contract requirements and compliance to drawing requirements. The candidate must be a dependable individual who presents accurate data. He or she will interact with all departments through both written and verbal communication. The right candidate is collaborative, flexible, has a positive outlook and is willing to learn the industry.

Essential Functions
Estimate production costs
Ability to travel as needed
Resolve production problems
Knowledge of ISO 9001:2015 QMS
Support special projects as required
Ability to develop and write procedures
Evaluate effects of product design changes
Design layout of equipment and workspace
Ability to be trained to be an internal auditor
Eliminate wastefulness in production processes
Create AOP (Work Instructions) for product assembly
Take on assignments independently and in cross-functional teams
Study requirements, designs and information systems to meet requirements

Required Skills:
B.S. in technical field
Experience in a high mix manufacturing/production operations
5+ years related experience and training; or equivalent combination of both
Must currently have, or be able to obtain, a DOD issued Secret security clearance
Fluent in MS office, knowledge of Database software a plus (Access)

Desired Skills:
Design to Unit Production Cost (DTUPC)
IPC 610 & IPC 620 certification a plus
Oracle – AGILE quality module
Knowledgeable in GD&T
CAD Experience
Strong interpersonal skills, written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work in teams with members from various disciplines.

Ocean Systems is a leader in the design, development, manufacture and support of undersea defense electronics equipment including: submarine communications; acoustic countermeasures; torpedo defense, anti-submarine warfare (ASW); transducers and special purpose arrays.

Ultra Electronics is a UK-based defense, aerospace, cyber security, energy, and transportation products group. Ultra manages a portfolio of specialist capabilities, generating highly differentiated solutions and products by applying electronic, mechanical, and software technologies in demanding and critical environments to meet customer needs.

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens.

We offer medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance, health savings accounts, paid time off, and a 401(k) plan with a Company match.

Ultra Electronics is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. M/F/D/V. Ultra Electronics provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics or gender identity. In addition to federal law requirements, Ultra Electronics complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.
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