Full-Time

Operational Excellence Lead

Posted on 4/30/2024

Boston Dynamics

Boston Dynamics

501-1,000 employees

Develops advanced mobile manipulation robots

Robotics & Automation
Industrial & Manufacturing

Senior, Expert

Waltham, MA, USA

Requirements
  • BS in Industrial, Manufacturing Engineering or Business
  • 10+ years of Lean deployment or Continuous Improvement in a manufacturing setting
  • 5+ years in a Lean leadership role
  • Black Belt Certification preferred
  • Experience transforming Operations organizations and manufacturing sites
  • Experience in developing Op Ex culture
  • Previous experience in technical environment (robotics or aerospace)
  • Success in project management and cultural change
Responsibilities
  • Driving improvement in business processes and tools
  • Aligning and prioritizing resources for problem-solving
  • Instilling a culture of structured problem-solving
  • Becoming a change agent for the Operations team
  • Driving stepwise improvements in safety, quality, cost, and delivery
  • Ensuring departments implement lean tools
  • Defining and developing operational excellence strategy

Boston Dynamics specializes in developing advanced mobile manipulation robots with exceptional mobility, dexterity, perception, and agility, leveraging sensor-based controls and computation to unleash the potential of complex mechanisms. The company's focus includes prototyping new concepts, conducting build-test-build engineering, field testing, and transforming successful designs into robot products, with the goal of redefining the capabilities of robots using sensor-based controls and computation.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$38.8M

Headquarters

Waltham, Massachusetts

Founded

1992

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

28%

2 year growth

51%