Harris Corporation Senior Specialist, Operational Excellence in Roanoke, Virginia

Senior Specialist, Operational Excellence 7/23/18OperationsUSA - VA - Roanoke




Job ID: CS20181007-25791


Job Title – Senior Specialist, Operational Excellence

Job Location – Roanoke, VA

Job ID – CS20181007-25791

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems. Learn more at harris.com at https://www.harris.com/ .

Job Description:

Self-motivated Black Belt or Master Black Belt Manager to identify, inspire, and implement NV strategic initiatives around customers, employees, financials, and business processes. The successful candidate will coordinate across Harris/NV departments and 3rd party entities as necessary to drive operational excellence and a culture for continual improvement. Responsibilities include: Initiative ownership, project identification and qualification. Reporting success metrics, incorporating best practices, and effectively communicating NV improvements.


  • Bachelor’s degree and minimum 6 years of experience in Project Management

  • 4 - 6 years Certified in Lean Six Sigma as a Black Belt

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • PMP/PMI Certification or equivalent

  • Harris Business Excellence (HBX)

  • Strong verbal and written communications skills

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Tools, Excel; Power Point; Word

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.

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LocationUSA - VA - Roanoke