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Logistics Engineer - Lean Champion III

Company: International Gaming Technology Inc.
Location: Reno
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. With operations in more than 100 countries and a team of over 12,000 employees, we deliver world-class gaming and lottery technology.Position SummaryJoin the IGT Lean Engineering Team in a highly developed, complete end to end Lean Logistics Operations System. This position is a fast-paced high visibility Logistics Engineer role within the Global Logistics team working for the world's largest end to end gaming and lottery provider. This is an opportunity to continue to streamline processes and drive lean initiatives across global logistics operations. We are looking for strong leaders who facilitate continued departmental growth to world class, lean practices, as well as strong knowledge of warehouse systems and organization.A cross functional collaborator will work with multiple directorates both internal and external of Nevada serving IGT's global customer base. A successful candidate will have a balance of creative and analytical thinking abilities and strong leadership skills. You will be a team member of a well-established and high performing team. This leader will drive day to day process improvements, analyze performance metrics, mentor, teach and coach lean concepts and execute projects to support the Strategic Plan.ResponsibilitiesEnd to end implementation of a Lean Operating System that includes Six Sigma, planning, teaching, tracking, and results demonstrated with data.Facilitation of Strategic House, Hoshin Planning, A3 for tracking project progress across all departments in Logistics.Monthly development of Operational and Financial KPIs to analyze and manage business by data.Calculate cost savings for all A3 process improvement projects.Continuous improvement to eliminate waste, improve customer satisfaction, and deliver business results via the use of Lean Six Sigma tools and continuous improvement methodologies.Manage and coordinate improvement initiatives across the organization using Kaizen events, teaching Lean concepts to help departments achieve Bronze, Silver and Gold levels of Lean.Identify and develop KPI metrics to measure results and ensure that these metrics are captured during process improvement activities.Develop, maintain, teach Value Stream Mapping, detailed process maps, metrics, and control plans for the key Logistic processes.Identify opportunities for project improvements through Value Stream Mapping.Develop business cases, A3s, and DMAIC models for process improvement initiatives.Lead senior leadership and cross-functional project teams in the identification, assessment, development, and validation of process improvement opportunitiesCreate and maintain comprehensive documents of lean processes and methodologies.Maintain and contribute to Lean concepts and teaching through an established departmental monthly newsletter.Required QualificationsMinimum Bachelor's Degree in Industrial Engineering, Logistics Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Busines, or related field (MBA a plus).(Lean) Six Sigma certification with 2+ years' experience improving business process performance.Experience with Value Stream Mapping, A3 methodology, Kaizen methods and other key Lean tools and methodologies.Experience facilitating Lean training and Kaizen events at all levels, influencing, and engaging senior leadership.Continuous improvement experience across broad business areas and/or a shared service organization.Demonstrated experience in managing a range of project initiatives through the complete project life cycle and managing all project components including Plan, Financials, Scope, Issues, Risks, and Change Control.Strong communication skills should be proficient in developing, organizing / arranging project information, and presenting to a range of audiences.Must have experience presenting and making recommendations to Senior Management.Excel, Word, Visio, PowerPointPreferred QualificationsPMP certification.Experience in Gaming, High Tech, Electronics or Consumer Good.Supply Chain Network modeling and strategy concepts.SAP knowledge a plus.Keys to SuccessDrive results to achieve high-quality work results regardless of work complexity.Build collaborative relationships both internally and externally.Decision making to identify and understand situations; identify opportunities to proactively resolve.Personal energy to proactively address situations and adopt a positive approach, resilience in front of change and obstacles.Self-leadership to continuously learn and develop oneself and your team.Foster innovation. Building collaborative relationships#LI-BI1In addition to a competitive benefits package, we offer generous time-off plans, a 401(k) Savings Plan with Company contributions, tuition reimbursement, on-site fitness center and cafeteria, and free identity theft insurance to name a few.IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, and to creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged. IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship, covered veteran status, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable local, state, federal laws or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming. For more information, please visit .

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