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Job #: R-00011775
Location: Huntsville, AL
Category: Manufacturing
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Job Description

The Defense Group at Leidos currently has an opening in our Huntsville, Alabama office supporting the Production and System Support Line of Business in the role of Production Manager.

Primary Responsibilities

The position will perform as the Production Manager for the Automated Test Equipment (ATE) Support Program. Position will manage production assembly, fabrication of materials, and test operations including calibration of equipment used in the production process. Provides input to new products and develops processes to implement organizational strategies. Must be able to communicate with internal and external stakeholders as necessary to resolve complex problems and issues. The Production Manager develops production schedules, determines workload priorities of the production team, tracks key performance indicators, and implements Lean Manufacturing principles within the production environment.

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree with 5 or more years of relevant experience or Masters with 3 or years of relevant experience. 4 additional years of directly related experience may off-set the degree requirements.
  • Must have 2 or more years of supervising experience.
  • Active DoD Secret Clearance
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite


Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience implementing Lean Manufacturing practices and leading teams in a Lean Manufacturing environment.
  • Bachelors Degree with 5 or more years relevant experience or Masters Degree with 3 or more relevant experience.


Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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