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Director of Operations

Company: OSRAM GmbH
Location: Austin
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Job Description:

Austin, Texas, United States - Fluence Bioengineering, Inc. Bringing intelligence to light and passion to innovation The ams Group, including the listed companies ams AG as parent company and OSRAM Licht AG, is a global leader in optical solutions. By adding intelligence to light and passion to innovation, we enrich peoples lives. This is what we mean by Sensing is Life. Our around 30,000 employees worldwide focus on innovation across sensing, illumination and visualization to make journeys safer, medical diagnosis more accurate and daily moments in communication a richer experience.
The ams OSRAM Digital (DI) business drives the transformation of ams OSRAM's lighting businesses. DI brings all lighting applications together - from drivers and modules to controls and software, from entertainment and industry lamps to state-of-the-art horticulture solutions and dynamic light. Your new responsibilities Fluence is seeking a senior-level Manufacturing Operations leader with global experience, and proven capabilities in managing high profile, high value change programs in the manufacturing industry. This would include driving a Lean/6 Sigma/Continuous Improvement culture, preparing the Austin site to be the primary source for High Mix/Low Volume Manufacturing, NPD/NPI activities, as well as support for product Innovation programs. The position will also be responsible for managing the external Contract Manufacturing engagements, where volume manufacturing will be accomplished, with a global footprint. product transfers from site to site, organizational restructuring programs, also supporting and driving new product introduction.The functional scope of this role will include the following:---&& &Production---&& &Manufacturing Engineering---&& &Facilities&The expectations of the individual:---&& &Leadership and Communication - ensures efficient, targeted communication structure. Holds feedback sessions, agrees targets with project staff and designed delegates, facilitates and monitors effective team collaboration, comfortable communicating through all levels of the organization.---&& &Continuous Improvement - drives the creation of a process based, data driven, Continuous improvement culture, heavy on employee engagement, driving/coordinating the development of processes and systems required to support this culture.---&& &Project Planning - is actively involved in project initiation, analysing project requirements and project business plans. &Develops project proposals, including resource plans, project budgets and timelines. Ensures all risks are highlighted and proactively pursued.---&& &Change Management - reviews and determines impact and acceptance for all changes to scope, strategy, or project deliverables. &Proactively informs suppliers, management and project staff of any deviations.---&& &Financial Management - ensures visibility and engagement both within, as well as external to, the Manufacturing Operations team, to overall Manufacturing Operations financial performance What we look for Required Qualifications:bull; 10-15 years in a variety of roles w/in a Global manufacturing environment, 5-10 years in a management role, including work in a matrixed environment. Hands on experience within an ERP.bull; Experience in a high growth environment, including significant Change Leadership experience across People/Process/Systems, creating a process based, data driven culture, and driving BPI.bull; Leadership experience across both internal and outsourced manufacturing environments, including both CM's (contract manufacturer) and ODM's (original device manufacturer)bull; Certified Black Belt, with practical experience in the use of Lean/6 Sigma tools, and the associated quality toolsbull; Experience supporting NPI (new product introduction) programsbull; Strong people, technical and analytical skills, superb written and oral communication skills, and the ability to operate effectively in global team environments.bull; Education: Bachelor's Degree required (Business or Engineering); Master's Degree preferredPreferred Qualifications:bull; Experience with Facilities Managementbull; Proven Analytics experience (collecting and analysing data, using data to prioritize and drive action)bull; Significant experience using quality tools, and ability to engage and/or lead ndash; Kaizen events, 8D process, participate in FMEA of DFx)bull; Experience with the implementation of ISO9000 or TS16949 systemsbull; Customer engagement experiencebull; Global exposureams OSRAM is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity, or veteran status. If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, you may contact us at for assistance The ams OSRAM culture focuses on variety and innovation. A more than motivating working atmosphere, combined with attractive training opportunities and performance-oriented compensation encourage our employees' actions and promote their entrepreneurial spirit. An agile mindset, trust and integrity - for us at ams OSRAM, these values are not just empty promises, but an integral part of our corporate culture that we live every day. In fact, these are the key prerequisites for employees to fulfill even the highest requirements. Learn more about what you can expect from us! Bringing intelligence to light and passion to innovation, we enrich people's lives. With our vision, we will advance our technologies in sensing, illumination and visualization. We imagine vital new applications that make life better for everyone - from making journeys safer, medical diagnosis more effective and daily moments a richer experience. With over 110 years of combined history, our core is defined by imagination, deep engineering expertise and the ability to provide global industrial capacity in sensor and light technologies. At ams OSRAM, your creativity has free rein to shape new products and services. You'll discover innovative technologies in a market characterized by progress and change. We offer you rewarding career opportunities in a global company - and the opportunity to help us improve people's lives. Application deadline: As long as the job is listed on our job board, we are looking for suitable candidates. We look forward to receiving your application. How to apply for a position at ams OSRAM You'd like to apply for job on our global Job Board? Or submit an unsolicited application? We look forward to receiving it! From submitting your online application to being accepted for a job, there are a number of steps to be completed which we would like to illustrate here. Chronological order of the steps of your application OSRAM Opto Semiconductors (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., Kulim, Malaysia

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