Senior Manufacturing Programs Manager, NPI Turbojet
Posted 3/13/2019 2:54:54 PM
Job Function: Product Management
Business Segment: Aviation Military Systems
Location(s): United States; Massachusetts; Lynn
The LTTD (Lynn Turbojet / Turbofan Department) NPI (new product introduction) Manufacturing Programs Leader is responsible for product / manufacturing readiness, execution and delivery of the TX, KFX and QueSST military engine programs. You will be responsible for connecting and interfacing between Engineering, Supply Chain, Projects and the Customer.
Additionally, as the LTTD NPI Manufacturing Programs Leader, Key Responsibilities will include:
Prime interface with Engineering on development and demonstrator programs
Co - Leads NPI tollgates for all supply chain activities
Defines and executes roles, responsibilities and processes to achieve overall NPI program cost and schedule goals
Leads strategy and support of KFX localization program on KFX, working closely with Engineering and Supply Chain to ensure a successful customer development program
Collaborates with Sourcing on strategic decisions to deliver a successful re-introduction of the F404 engine into rate production
Works closely with Product Management and Engineering on contract development for new and derivative engines in the F414 / F404 family
Contributes to developing the business plan for the NPI programs
Involved in discussions with other disciplines about future developments and consequences for the business unit
Focal for all aspects of program communication into all segments of the Supply Chain
Significantly contributes to strategic plans by closely collaborating with MSO's Strategic and Growth Operations organization
Responsible to present to top leadership across Engineering, Supply Chain and Product Management
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college
Minimum of 5 years of experience in new product introduction or manufacturing experience
Minimum of 5 years working in the Supply Chain, Strongly preferred
Strong collaboration and influence skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems
Demonstrated ability to lead programs / projects
Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs
Established project management skills
Experience working in Aviation Industry
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Locations: United States; Massachusetts; Lynn
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.