F-35 Sustainment Supply Operations Modelling, Senior Principal Systems Engineer & Deputy Manager Job
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Fort Worth, TX 76137, US
Engineering & Technology
Job Description Based at the Customer’s site in Fort Worth Texas, the F-35 Sustainment Supply Operations Modeling Team Specialist (Senior Principal Systems Engineer) candidate will support the F-35 Supply Operations Modelling Team in conducting and managing detailed analyses of the sustainment environment, data capture and organization, data mining and report generation. Further specifics of the Senior Principal Systems Engineer job are provided below:
I. FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB:
This will include, but not be limited to:
Development of spares optimization and simulation models to support Supplier PBL
(Performance Based Logistics) Contracts.
Low Rate Productions Contracts spare and repair modeling for Pack Up Kits, Deployment Spares Packages, Afloat Spares Packages, Global Spares Packages, Base Stand-up Spares Packages, Basic Economic Quantities, Life Limited, Consumables, Pilot Flight Equipment.
Spare Optimization and Simulation of all spares models using Systecon Suite.
Life Cycle Planning studies in respect to spare and repair estimations.
II. FACTORS DESCRIBING THE JOB:
Knowledge – Develops advanced concepts, techniques and standards. Develops new applications based on professional principles and theories.
Problem Solving – Develops solutions to problems of unusual complexity, which require a high degree of ingenuity, creativity and innovativeness. Challenges are frequently unique and solutions may serve as precedent for future decisions.
Discretion/Latitude – Works under consultative direction toward long-range goals and objectives. Assignments are often self-initiated. Virtually self-supervisory.
Impact – Decisions affect the financial, technical, employee or public relations posture of the organization. Erroneous decisions or recommendations would normally result in failure to achieve goals critical to the major objectives of the organization.
Liaison – Serves as consultant and external spokesperson for the organization on significant matters relating to policies, programs, capabilities and long-range goals and objectives.
III. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Operational and Functional responsibilities for personnel.
Assists the hiring manager for Supply Operations Modelling Team.
Development and delivery of benchmark commercial bids and technical alignment with the customer.
Technical lead with effective delegation of projects to modeling team.
Manage tasks performed by team to ensure that the modeling approach meets the needs of the business.
Modeling: Have deep understanding and application of supply chain/logistics models using commercial software such as Systecon Suite (OPUS, Simlox Catloc) or similar multi echelon and multi indenture modeling and simulation software tools for Life Cycle Management software. This will facilitate predicting and assessing the impact of decisions on performance and cost, during the systems’ life cycle. Also to determine optimal quantities and placement of spare parts as well as to determine supplier performance metrics.
Manage work of junior analysts to verify that modeling outputs are correct; work with stakeholders to validate that the modeling approach taken meets the needs of the business.
Perform Deputy Manager Responsibilities include but not limited to: Skilled in People Management/Leadership, ability to hire, develop, motivate, direct, and retain staff. Communicating flow-down. Assign team members as appropriate to meet business area needs. Demonstrates strong leadership in ethics, safety, and security.
The ideal Deputy Manager must be able to work in a dynamic and ever-changing environment while assuring key milestone objectives are satisfied within cost budget constraints. Able to handle multiple priorities and interruptions with minimal impact on productivity. Well-organized, thrive in a sense-of-urgency environment, leverage best practices, and innovate through any problem with a can-do attitude. Able to demonstrate a high level of independent judgment and initiative.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills Experience –8+ Years with BS; 6+ Years with MS; 4+ Years with PhD
B.Sc./M.Sc./PhD. degree in Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Statistics, Mathematics, Physics, or related discipline
Proficient in MS Access and Microsoft Office including Microsoft Excel; candidate should be very comfortable using pivot tables and built-in functions.
Work independently as well as part of a team.
Strong ability to present technical information to a non-technical audience
Strong experience in reconciling multiple sources of data and data manipulation.
Strong interpersonal skills with varying levels of management.
Experienced in the use of OPUS Suite.
Understanding of F-35 PBL contracts.
High level of knowledge of EVMS principles and application
Proficient in the use and application MS Project.
Development and tracking of personnel development objectives.
Hiring of personnel and interviewing techniques
Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status.Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills Knowledge of sustainment enterprise modeling tools or discrete event simulation tools.
Knowledge of Sustainment and aftermarket support/supply
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