Program Manager Six Sigma Black Belt – Global Supply Chain

Research & Development | Santa Ana, CA

Job Description:

We are hiring a Program Manager Six Sigma Black Belt – Global Supply Chain. The Program Manager Six Sigma Black Belt – Global Supply Chain will be responsible for planning and managing projects in Supply Chain to ensure that overall program goals are met. Owns schedule and cost with KPIs of the entire program to report to the Project Management Office (PMO).


  • Provide Leadership and teams with directions using +QDIP to ensure smooth daily operational flow in Global Supply Chain (GSC) from Planning for Capacity & Materials down to Master Production Schedule.
  • Partner with GSC from PMO to develop and manage portfolio of projects for delivered continuous improvements in supply-chain capabilities, including leading multiple monthly Kaizen with cross-functional groups, to ensure 95% on-time delivery (OTD) as one of the OPEX metrics.
  • Use Hoshin-Kanri matrix from Lean Black Belt to deploy FISI Strategy for GSC execution of projects.
  • Follow PMO governance as standard of best practice in managing GSC programs with reporting KPIs on performance health.
  • Manage all identified risks with counter measures for immediate corrective actions to minimize overall program risk and enhance benefits realization
  • Responsible for the development, coordination and execution of all material program strategies (MPS), material program plan (MPP), supply chain objectives, and enterprise objectives.
  • Develop and define the master list of Supply Chain improvement projects, including business case, resources, project timelines, and deliverables for monthly performance reviews.
  • Partner with the GSC and other key stakeholders (e.g. Quality, Marketing, Operations, R&D PMO, and others) to ensure programs are aligned with priorities and appropriate adjustments and priorities are established and maintained.
  • Define KPI and track programs with reported counter measures to manage risks for key benefits realization and to meet the needs of the Supply Chain Leadership Team.
  • Responsible for communicating business related issues or opportunities to next management level. Serve as the mortar between the GSC, PMO, Marketing and other departments.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business, Finance or Supply Chain
  • 5-7 years of experience as practitioner of Black Belt to demonstrate effective problem solver
  • Experience in using SAP data for statistical analysis in Minitab at 95% confidence level to improve the forecast of demand management and more
  • 5+ years in Project Management
  • Experience with developing and analyzing performance metrics as well as experience proactively addressing associated program and functional issues
  • Experience in contract negotiation is preferred
  • Ability to build collaborative relationships and facilitate a collaborative environment
  • Certifications from PMI for project management or from APICS for supply chain is desired
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Microsoft Project (or equivalent software)
  • Ability to speak, read, and write English
  • Good oral and written communication skills and good presentation skills



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