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Project Manager (Professional)
Ref No.: 17-07092
Location: San Jose, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 12/04/2017 to 12/04/2018
Black Belt Project Manager This position will lead a continuous improvement initiative designed to eliminate instrument installation failures while improving operational excellence. This position ensures existing processes maintain a high level of performance while continuously reviewing and refining those processes.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: •Bachelor’s Degree required. •Certified Black Belt •5-7 years of experience •Experience in Electronics, Design and Manufacturing environment. •Proficient in Minitab / similar statistical tools PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: •Master Black Belt certification •Data scientist •3 years supervisory experience •Hands-on experience using Operational Excellence and Continuous Improvement methods (LEAN, TPM, Six Sigma, TQM). •Proven leadership skills to coach and lead teams to fully deliver chartered objectives and projects. •Project management experience. •Proficient with Microsoft Applications: Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint •Be a self-starter with excellent organizational skills in planning and organizing to handle multiple tasks concurrently. •Advanced problem solving capabilities, attention to detail and numerical aptitude. Essential Duties and Responsibilities •Manages Installation Failure and out of box failure Project for the business unit. •Performing gap analysis to identify deficiencies in business processes, and recommending adjustments to programs and/or processes. •Linking process deficiencies directly to bottom line impact and installation success. •Leads a cross-functional project team to implement change and drive continuous improvement. •Uses appropriate problem solving tools to provide rapid improvement with sustainable results. •Ensures adherence to standard processes for data collection, documentation and reporting. •Builds a project plan, including resources, timeline, critical paths, etc.