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Director, Technical Architect - Lean Transformation - P207158

West Valley City, UT 84119
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    P207158
\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers, and which is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. \u003C/strong\u003EBe the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003ELeverages Lean tools such as visual management, root-cause problem solving, coaching, and demand and capacity management. Shapes a company-wide transformation. Owns the Discover Management System (DMS) approach, and is responsible for ensuring the transformation\u0027s success.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EResponsibilities\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECoaches senior stakeholders and business partners in applying Lean management principles and implementing the system in their respective areas.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProvides thought leadership to concurrent change teams. Develops the diagnostics for concurrent waves to help identify the areas of opportunity, and then develops the customized design based on the diagnostic to implement a sustainable lean management system.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPartners with Lean management practitioners aligned to businesses in an ongoing manner.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelops and improves deployment standards and methodologies to assure long term impact.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAdvises the change teams for implementation to ensure the design is deployed effectively.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E This role can be based in either Lake Park, Utah or Phoenix, AZ. \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMinimum Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in Business, Engineering, Quantitative, Social Sciences, Arts, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E8\u002B years of experience in Continuous Improvement, Process Management, Program Management, Strategic Planning, Performance Measurement, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIn lieu of a degree, 8\u002B years of experience in Continuous Improvement, Process Management, Program Management, Strategic Planning, Performance Measurement, Management Consulting, Lean Transformation Leadership, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EIf we had our say, we\u0027d also look for:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMaster\u0027s Degree in Engineering, Business, Economics, Operations Management, Quantitative, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E4\u002B years of experience in people management\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E6\u002B years of experience in Management Consulting, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ELean Six Sigma Black Belt or Master Black Belt\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E

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Posted: 2019-08-31 Expires: 2019-12-12

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