Responsibilities: 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. Provide support in the development and implementation of process improvement initiative and in problem solving using CPI (Compliance Practitioner Initiative) 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.
Education: MS or MA degree from an accredited university in in Science, Math, Engineering, Business, Management or a degree relevant to the position.
Allowable Substitution: A BS or BA degree from accredited university and an additional three (3) years of relevant experience can be substituted for an MS or MA degree.
Experience: At least ten (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 six (6) years out of 10 years of recent work experience related to analysis and planning. Accredited Black Belt (BB) training and qualification within the past ten (10) years and experience in DoD applications such as at NAVAIR AIRSpeed Offices or equivalent A minimum of three (3) out of the past five years must be practical and implementation experience. Mastery of process improvement techniques to include but not limited to: Lean, Six Sigma, Theory of Constraints, benchmarking, metric/statistical analysis, process management and improvement, and process flow charting. Certified as a CPI practitioner at the journeyman level. Knowledgeable with 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.
Other: 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. Must have an Active Secret Security Clearance.
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