Amazon has created some of the most game-changing technologies in the world. From the introduction of the Kindle, to Fulfillment by Amazon, and Amazon Web Services, we have consistently driven change from the front of the pack.
The Program Manager, RAD Industrial Design, will diagnose Rapid Asset Deployment (RAD) processes, identify improvement opportunities, prescribe improvement strategies and guide the improvement effort. You will be a caretaker for global best practice documentation and will facilitate sharing across the globe. Considerable judgment is necessary because you will be motivating others to meet the challenges of an extremely deadline-driven environment where explosive growth is occurring while achieving impeccable quality. This position requires a candidate with the proven ability to facilitate and guide the application of continuous improvement methods to process improvements with impeccable quality levels in an organization with explosive growth.
Lead large cross functional initiatives related to the development and delivery of the next generation of high-performance manufacturing systems that have a network-wide impact.
Invent, design, and implement engineering solutions to complex material processing efficiency problems.
Coordinate design and innovation efforts to develop optimal solutions for the RAD network through equipment specification, material flow, process design, site layout, and intellectual property considerations.
Collaborate with internal teams to generate high quality, cost effective solutions in very short periods of time, and simultaneously manage multiple projects and tasks while effectively influencing, negotiating, and communicating with internal business partners.
A successful candidate will demonstrate:
High attention to detail including proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously
Ability to think strategically and execute methodically
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
Demonstrated analytical and quantitative skills and ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions and develop business cases
Willingness to roll up your sleeves and do whatever is necessary; general manager / owner mentality
Demonstrated ability to dive deep in understanding our business, our projects, and opportunities to improve the outcomes of our largest strategic projects and programs