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Business Analytics Project Manager job at General Atomics in San Diego CA
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Company: General Atomics Aeronautical Systems
Title: Business Analytics Project Manager
Job Category: Engineering
City: San Diego
Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Salary
Travel Percentage Required: 0% - 25%
Clearance Required?: No
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) an affiliate of General Atomics is a world leader in proven reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.
We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
The charter of the Operational Excellence department is to align GA-ASI automated and non-automated business processes to its business strategy in order to achieve targeted results leading to effective overall performance through improvements of specific work activities within a specific department between ASI organizations or across the enterprise. Specifically the OpEx department is responsible for: (1) Strategic and Organizational Alignment; (2) Business Analytics; (3) Continuous Improvements across GA-ASI.
This position reports directly to the Sr. Director of the Operational Excellence department and is responsible for the use of business data and statistical methods to provide insights into business performance and to identify area and methods of improving operations. This position will implement and oversee the analytical approaches and methodologies and will present insight and recommendations to management for decision making and strategic planning.
+ Typically requires a Bachelors in Business Administration or related discipline and nine or more years of progressively complex experience in the project administration field with at least three of those years in project management
+ MBA or an advance degree in statistics or related field preferred
+ Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certification plus demonstrated experience preferred
+ Knowledge of GA-ASI organizations processes and products preferred
+ Must have strong technical and systems engineering background and experience with cradle-to-grave phases of the defense acquisition lifecycle
+ Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite such as Word Excel PowerPoint Project and Visio. Knowledge of statistical techniques and software such as MiniTab is preferred
+ Must have strong leadership skills independent and unbiased capable of quickly gaining trust and loyalty and inspiring/coaching others toward achievements while developing positive and effective working relationships with superiors subordinates peers customers and others
+ Must possess strong oral and written communication skills including the ability to present influence and collaborate at the leadership level
+ Must be an effective team player with excellent coaching skills and the ability to encourage and motivate others to be successful
+ Must possess strong problem-solving skills and excel in analyzing relevant and essential facts
+ Must be able to multi-task and adapt to a quick changing environment
+ Must display eagerness to investigate and the ability to make sound decisions when faced with multi-faceted problems by effectively weighing risks uncertainties and assumptions
General Atomics and affiliated companies is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race color religion gender pregnancy sex sexual orientation gender identity gender expression national origin age genetic information protected veteran status disability or any other basis protected by local state or federal law.
General Atomics Company Overview
General Atomics and affiliated companies are world renowned leaders in developing high-technology systems ranging from the nuclear fuel cycle to electromagnetic systems; remotely piloted aircraft systems; airborne sensors; advanced electronic wireless and laser technologies; and biofuels. If youre ready to advance your career and work on transformational technology join our team.