Director, Value Stream Management (Remote)

Raytheon Technologies Remote
director value stream management remote aerospace production management team insurance military onsite lead eps
December 2, 2022
Raytheon Technologies
Rockford, Illinois
Date Posted:
United States of America
A01: Rockford - Aerospace 4747 Harrison Avenue, Rockford, IL, 61125 USA
Position Role Type:
Power & Controls is looking for a L4 Value Stream Lead (VSL) in its Electric Power Systems (EPS) business segment. This VSL is responsible for the full lifecycle management of Electric Power Systems (EPS) Programs in its Military Value Stream, which includes Lockheed Martin, Northrup Grumman and other Foreign Military customers. This position will also be responsible for Customer Satisfaction initiatives across their platforms, both in production and Aftermarket.

It's a highly visible opportunity to grow your leadership skills and make a valuable impact within both EPS and the broader Power & Controls SBU. The ideal candidate is someone who develops strong relationships with internal stakeholders and external customers, models inclusive leadership behaviors, and thrives working in a matrixed environment on a cross-functional team.

Remote: Employees who are working in Remote roles will work primarily offsite (from home). An employee may be expected to travel to the site location as needed.

Primary Responsibilities:

As the L4 VSL for EPS' Military Programs, you will:
  • Lead and develop a team of 5 L5 VSLs, while serving as the single point of contact at the L4 level for these visible and key military programs
  • Define platform strategy for customers in portfolio along with 5-year plans, focusing on new business opportunities.
  • Manage production deliveries and production growth opportunities to meet or exceed both company and customer objectives. This includes interacting with internal/external customers and suppliers, driving on time delivery (OTD), leading proposal generation, identifying production growth opportunities, and communicating the policies, purposes, and goals of the organization to the cross-functional team.
  • Coordinate with Operations and Delivery Assurance in managing production deliveries to meet customer schedule requirements
  • Establish pricing, negotiate, and manage timely submittal of proposals, quotations, and contracts
  • Establish milestones and monitor adherence to master plans and schedules, proactively identify problems and obtain solutions for all field or product improvement issues
  • Represent our company with our customers and manage the program to meet contract requirements, including delivery schedules, cost, and technical specifications
  • Organize and conduct program status reviews, team meetings, and various other regular business activities
  • Represent the program with our company senior management, managing and reporting revenue, technical issues, capital expenditure, new business development, and customer satisfaction
  • Manage all aspects of income and spending, forecasting, cost management, engineering/program spending and departmental budgets for all OEM-related programs
  • Support business management of the aftermarket and customer service aspects for responsible production programs
  • Be responsible for assuring that all functional aspects of the group perform in a manner which supports business unit and program/customer commitments, including Program Management, Finance, Quality, Operations, Business Development, Engineering, and Contracts
  • Manage all customer interfaces and resolve customer satisfaction issues with diverse customers related to the business group
  • Communicate effectively with internal and external customers at all levels, demonstrate the ability to balance competing priorities and model a high level of self-motivation and engagement for your team and IPT.
  • Lead within a matrix organization to achieve business goals and deliver on customer commitments

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree and 14 years of prior relevant experience OR
  • Advanced degree and 12 years of prior relevant experience OR
  • In absence of a degree, 18 years of relevant experience is required
  • Must be a U.S. Person/Permanent Resident "Green Card" holder

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Aerospace Industry preferred
  • Prior Value Stream/Program Management experience is preferred
  • Prior people leadership experience is preferred

Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers' toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

We make modern flight possible for millions of travelers and our military every second. Our major product lines are on-board virtually every aircraft flying. Be it keeping passengers safe with our emergency power generation systems or creating a positive in-flight experience through reliable cabin pressure controls and quieter engines, Power & Controls focuses on delivering a best-in-class experience to our customers. We hire the top people in the industry. Their ideas drive our performance, and their integrity keeps our customers happy.

Join us as we take flight!

Diversity drives innovation: inclusion drives success. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.


* Please consider the following role type definitions as you apply for this role.

Onsite: Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance employees, as they are essential to the development of our products.

Hybrid: Employees who are working in Hybrid roles will work regularly both onsite and offsite. Ratio of time working onsite will be determined in partnership with your leader.

Remote: Employees who are working in Remote roles will work primarily offsite (from home). An employee may be expected to travel to the site location as needed.

Regardless of your role type, collaboration and innovation are critical to our business and all employees will have access to digital tools so they can work with colleagues around the world - and access to Collins sites when their work requires in-person meetings.

Some of our competitive benefits package includes:
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees
  • Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution, including a Lifetime Income Strategy option
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Student Loan Repayment Program
  • Life insurance and disability coverage
  • Optional coverages you can buy: pet insurance, home and auto insurance, additional life and accident insurance, critical illness insurance, group legal, ID theft protection
  • Birth, adoption, parental leave benefits
  • Ovia Health, fertility, and family planning
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Autism Benefit
  • Employee Assistance Plan, including up to 10 free counseling sessions
  • Healthy You Incentives, wellness rewards program
  • Doctor on Demand, virtual doctor visits
  • Bright Horizons, child and elder care services
  • Teladoc Medical Experts, second opinion program
  • And more!

Nothing matters more to Collins Aerospace than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.

  • Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)
  • Drug Screen only performed on re-hires who have been gone for more than 1 year

At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form - with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.

Apply now and be part of the team that's redefining aerospace, every day.

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