Manager – Manufacturing Operations

Posted on 5/8/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

Develops autonomous systems for defense missions

Data & Analytics
Robotics & Automation
AI & Machine Learning


Orange, CA, USA

Required Skills
  • 7+ years experience in production-oriented or electro-mechanical technician fields with at least 3+ years in a supervisor or production operations lead/manager role in a high volume production environment
  • Experience working with ERP and MES systems
  • A full understanding of the product life cycle (NPI to scaled production), LEAN manufacturing principals, and change management (ECOs)
  • Can interpret technical documentation (mechanical drawings, work instructions, building plans, equipment specs, electrical schematics, etc.)
  • Extremely reliable, organized and detail-oriented with excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Passion for employee development and training
  • Proven skills in process and equipment troubleshooting
  • Experience supporting process development
  • Knowledge of 5S, lean manufacturing or 6-Sigma principles
  • Proficient with MS office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project)
  • U.S. Person status is required as this position needs to access export controlled data
  • Manage technician staff in the production and delivery of various hardware through factory acceptance
  • Set priorities and direct daily operations for timely work order completion
  • Ensure safety procedures are followed and safety training is current
  • Manage, coach, mentor, and support production technicians
  • Prioritize work activities for operators to achieve on-time delivery goals
  • Ensure quality standards are met throughout the production process
  • Provide high-level reports to management
  • Participate in continuous improvement activities
  • Complete transactions in production systems on a daily basis
  • Maintain accurate inventory levels in work areas
  • Lead daily communication with cross-functional teams
  • Build a positive and collaborative team culture
  • Show high level of urgency and enthusiasm in daily tasks

Anduril Industries specializes in the development of autonomous systems for defense, incorporating advanced AI via their Lattice OS. This robust platform facilitates sophisticated command and control abilities and integrates modular hardware components for scalable solutions. This focus on high-level autonomy in critical missions positions them as a leader in defense technology, offering employees a dynamic environment where cutting-edge technology meets significant, real-world applications. Working at Anduril Industries provides a unique opportunity to contribute to innovative and impactful defense solutions.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding



null, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Full Family Health Coverage

16 Weeks Paid Leave for All Caregivers

Family Planning & Support

Incentivized Time Off

Mental Health Resources

Financial Planning

Unlimited Provisions

Professional Development