Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Program Manager, Service Operations and Inventory (# 113222)

Position: Program Manager, Service Operations and Inventory
Location: Milpitas, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Description:
Business Unit:
KLA-Tencor has manufacturing sites across the globe, including Belgium, China, Germany, Israel, Singapore and Milpitas (CA). The Global Operations (GOPS) team, comprised of Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management, Manufacturing Engineering, Installation, and Quality, is responsible for manufacturing our leading-edge technology. We partner with our world-wide supply base and our design engineering teams to bring new products to market. The GOPS team is continuously working to build our products Better, Faster, Cheaper.

Leads people who perform project management duties involving cross-functional teams focused on delivery of internal products or administrative systems. Oversees plans and directs schedules as well as project budgets. Monitors programs/projects from initiation through delivery and interfacing with internal customers or department personnel. Organizes project activities and interdepartmental meetings; ensures communication facilitates completion of the program/project on schedule and within budget constraints. May assign and monitor work of technical personnel providing support and interpretation of instructions/objectives. Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.
Plans, performs and implements process improvement initiatives (such as Lean or Six Sigma and Root Cause Analysis). Responsible for developing metrics that provide data for process measurement and identifying indicators for future improvement opportunities.  Provides input and analysis on data and provides recommendations to management. Could act as main contact point between Manufacturing, Sales, Marketing, GOPS Manufacturing and many times will be interacting with field personnel regarding customer issues.

Preferred Qualification:
Proficient in the following: Excel, PPT and MS Access a plus.
Experience in: Supply Chain Operations, Inventory and Materials

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree with at least 5 years of experience.

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KLA-Tencor is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by applicable law.