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Production Engineering Build Leader - Orca Extra-Large Unmanned Undersea Vehicles. Job in Huntington Beach FOX8 Jobs

Huntington Beach, California
Job Type
13 Sep 2022
Job Description

At Boeing, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity and inclusion are shared values. We're committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that's welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.

Maritime Undersea (MU) is a growing business focused on delivering complex solutions from seabed to space. Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS) is seeking a strong Production Engineering Build Leader (Level L) to join our team in Huntington Beach, CA to support multiple customers and broad array of products, from unique Integration Mission solutions to highly capable Autonomous Extra-Large Unmanned Undersea Vehicles (XLUUV). Under the sea, we are redefining the art of the possible, using the power of autonomy. Join our Boeing team to help be part of this emerging technology.

Position Responsilbites:
  • Manages employees performing engineering and build activities in the area of Production Engineering.
  • Develops and executes integrated organizational plans, policies and procedures and guides the development of business and technical strategies, goals, objectives. Develops and maintains relationships and partnerships with customers, stakeholders, peers, partners and direct reports.
  • Show a proactive and patient personality with a willingness to listen and lead the team with clear direction.
  • Communicate from the bottom up and focus driven over communicate at all levels.
  • Ability to find a way and tactfully ask questions while leveraging Boeing networks to fill gaps.
  • Establish working relationships with and facilitate Liaison Engineering, Quality, Factory Operations, Factory Functional Test, Factory Acceptance Test, DD-250.
  • Partner closely with other program leaders across the program to lead technical development, implementation, analysis and improvement activities.
  • Provides oversight and approval of technical approaches, products and processes to ensure alignment with business plans and goals.
  • Work cross functionally to ensure skill needs are met on programs/projects/product lines and skill utilization objectives are met for the business. Includes Identifying skill gaps and working cross functionally to develop and deploy training, etc. to mitigate them.
This position is expected to be 100% onsite. The selected candidate will be required to work onsite at the listed location.

This position requires the ability to obtain a US Security Clearance for which the US Government requires US Citizenship. An interim and/or final U.S. Top Secret clearance Post Start is required.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills and Experience):
  • 5+ years of experience leading teams.
  • Experience successfully collaborating cross-functionally with multiple organizations.
  • Experience working & managing a cross functional team of touch labor, engineers and managers
  • Strong & Diverse Ops background due to the limited structure and procedures currently in place
  • Prototype, Mock-up, production & start-up experience
  • Understanding of large scale build sequences
  • Production facility stand-up (transition from engineering lab to production environment)
Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
  • Engineering Degree with production engineering experience, knowledge of factory operations, manufacturing capabilities (e.g. composites, structures), and data needed for defining delivery configurations (e.g. design definition, program directives, engineering drawings, change memos, wiring diagrams, schematics, functional tests, and supplier data)
  • Demonstrated skills in leading medium to large teams through all phases of development and Production.
  • Familiarity with Huntington Beach Site Processes and One Boeing Production System (One-BPS).

This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility. Basic relocation is available for internal candidates.

Drug-Free Workplace:
Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies.

This is a 1st shift position.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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  • Job Reference: 710684278-2
  • Date Posted: 13 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Boeing
  • Location: Huntington Beach, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent