Continuous Improvement Intern
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Wisk

501-1,000 employees

Urban air-mobility company
Company Overview
Wisk’s mission is to provide safe everyday flight for everyone through their aircrafts and services which are centered around the highest aviation safety standards. The company has built an industry-leading autonomy platform on proven aviation systems with autopilot, precision navigation, and data links augmented with Wisk’s proprietary and decision-making logic software.
Hardware
AI & Machine Learning

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$450M

Founded

2019

Headquarters

Mountain View, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

27%

2 year growth

88%
Locations
Mountain View, CA, USA
Experience Level
Intern
Desired Skills
Agile
Communications
PowerPoint/Keynote/Slides
CategoriesNew
Operations & Logistics
Production Planning & Scheduling
Supply Chain Management
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in manufacturing, engineering, or business
  • 6-9 months of work related experience
  • Business acumen and analytical skills
  • Ability to gather, synthesize, document, and analyze complex business processes
  • Understanding of process and value-stream mapping using tools like LucidChart, Visio, MS Project, JMP, Smartsheets, PowerPoint
  • Understanding of Six Sigma or Lean Operation methodologies such as DMAIC, and Agile
Responsibilities
  • Support the creation of process mapping materials
  • Develop training materials, standard tools/templates, and communications
  • Support process improvement initiatives and deliverables
  • Illustrate and evaluate existing processes; perform qualitative and quantitative analysis in support of strategic recommendations
  • Engage with cross-functional project teams via process improvement workshops
  • Support implementation, change management, communication, and results monitoring
  • Collect data for process measurements, identify indicators for future improvement opportunities, and to identify root causes
  • Balance customers and key stakeholders, perform stakeholder analysis, maintain engagement, and build consensus across the project team on the optimal solution to ensure early buy-in of the to-be state and improve adoption
  • Support the capture of 'Voice of Customers' (VOC)-- business challenges, opportunities, and risks with stakeholders; understand 'why', and distinguish needs from wants
  • Document requirements during interviews and surveys, and workshops
  • Provide feedback on lessons learned documentation/ownership and continuous improvement