Principal Industrial Engineer Subject Matter Expert (SME)

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trailblaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating.

Industrial Engineer Subject Matter Expert (SME) is the functional authority in Operations Engineering across the Industrial Engineering Community. The SME will focus on systemic issues, cross-factory optimization and alignment, coach/mentor, command media, and training. In addition, apply advanced problem solving techniques and lean principles to develop and optimize the manufacturing system to maximize throughput, increase efficiency and value. Furthermore, must be knowledgeable of all phases of factory life cycle; proposals, capacity planning, manpower planning, factory layout, cell/line balancing, simulation and process modeling, labor performance analysis, process mapping, and project management.

This position will require occasional onsite visits to the Tucson Sites.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Prioritize issues across all make centers via IE Process Council
  • Drive factory improvement priorities through the use of analytical tools
  • Lead and coordinate IE efforts and improvements across factories
  • Mentor/Coach team members
  • Coordinate factory capability needs for yield improvements and new technology
  • Develop and deliver training material across the discipline
  • Own command media across the discipline
  • Participate in Safety and Ergonomic improvements
  • Lead manufacturing objectives for cost, quality, on time delivery and safety
  • Support the 5-Year Strategic Roadmap (Manufacturing Technology development and maintenance)
  • Drive strategic evolution of the IE role
  • Collaborate & develop strategic plans for factory space, manpower, equipment and automation
  • Support bids, proposals, and make/buy/where analysis
An advanced degree in a related field may be substituted for 3 additional years of experience.

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelors Degree in Industrial Engineering, Systems Engineering or related field
  • Eight (8) years of relevant experience
  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing (Process Improvement and methods optimization)
  • Experience with project management
  • Ability to obtain and maintain an Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives Access (ATF)
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
Qualifications We Value:
  • Experience with Simulation Modeling, Constraint Analysis
  • Experience with factory design and workcell optimization
  • Experience with discrete event simulation
  • Experience with CAD software
  • Understanding of Raytheon's CORE (Six Sigma)
  • Experience with AR template
  • Experience with BW and D3
  • Understanding of Process Capacity analysis
  • Experience with Process simulator template
  • Experience with Microstation (RMD CAD software)
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience with Manufacturing process control and performance analysis
  • Current DOD Security Clearance
Working Environments:
This position involves direct support of manufacturing activities and requires spending time in and around factory areas.

What We Offer:
Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

Clearance Information: This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here:

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization


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RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701

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