Mgr, Master Black Belt

Ford Motor Company
April 04, 2024
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Job Description

We are the movers of the world and the makers of the future. We get up every day, roll up our sleeves and build a better world -- together. At Ford, we're all a part of something bigger than ourselves. Are you ready to change the way the world moves?

Product Development uses design thinking & user experience methods to deliver breakthrough products and services that delight our customers. We bring innovative, exciting, and sustainable ideas to life. We have opportunities around the world for you to contribute to advancements in autonomy, electrification, smart mobility technologies, and more!


In this position

  • Lead ICE Propulsion and Thermal Systems Black Belt and Campaign Prevent Team.
  • Implement and teach deep, systematic problem-solving skills, rapid resolution of launch issues and design thinking practices.
  • What you'll do

    Statistical Application:

    Strong working knowledge of statistical tools and demonstration of their application to problem solving including: Experimental Design (DOE), Reliability Methods, Process Control, etc.

    Highly proficient in the use of 6-Sigma software/computer tools including Excel, Minitab, Alteryx, etc.

    Teaching Experience:

    Demonstrated teaching skills in a formal classroom environment including Black belt and Green Belt Training.

    Evidence of mentoring other in applying statistical tools.

    Business Strategy:

    Evidence of continued efforts to improve understanding of consumer expectations and how they translate to the product or process.

    Demonstrated knowledge of brand image and its relationship to product and/or process of home organization.

    High customer/consumer-focused perspective.

    Systems Thinking:

    Capable of functioning as a "change agent" for implementing organizational vision and behavior modifications.

    Capable of formulating innovative approaches and visualizing strategic options.

    Oral and Written Communication Skills:

    Delivered strategic/tactical presentations/discussions to Leadership Level 3 or higher management.

    Authored significant reports, design manuals, training documents, etc.


    Lead team of Black Belts and Campaign Prevent Specialists

    Lead resolution of complex launch and design issues


    Tactical and strategic communication of issues to Ford Leadership


    Lead organization-wide enhancement of problem solving skills through teaching and practice


    You'll have

  • Bachelors degree.
  • Certified Level 2 Master Blackbelt.
  • 5+ years of experience as a Master Black Belt.
  • 5+ years of experience in ICE applications.
  • Even better, you may have

  • Planned and executed significant problem-solving projects.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply statistical techniques to problem analysis and resolution.
  • Led team in significant problem-solving assignments and was responsible for long-term improvements.
  • You may not check every box, or your experience may look a little different from what we've outlined, but if you think you can bring value to Ford Motor Company, we encourage you to apply!

    As an established global company, we offer the benefit of choice. You can choose what your Ford future will look like: will your story span the globe, or keep you close to home? Will your career be a deep dive into what you love, or a series of new teams and new skills? Will you be a leader, a changemaker, a technical expert, a culture builderor all of the above? No matter what you choose, we offer a work life that works for you, including:

    • Immediate medical, dental, and prescription drug coverage• Flexible family care, parental leave, new parent ramp-up programs, subsidized back-up child care and more• Vehicle discount program for employees and family members, and management leases• Tuition assistance• Established and active employee resource groups• Paid time off for individual and team community service• A generous schedule of paid holidays, including the week between Christmas and New Year's Day• Paid time off and the option to purchase additional vacation time.

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    Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

    Candidates for positions with Ford Motor Company must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire.

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status. In the United States, if you need a reasonable accommodation for the online application process due to a disability, please call 1-888-336-0660.


    More Information on Ford Motor Company

    Ford Motor Company operates in the Automotive industry. The company is located in Dearborn, MI and Palo Alto, CA. Ford Motor Company was founded in 1903. It has 175633 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability insurance, Dental insurance, Vision insurance, Health insurance and Life insurance. To see all 151 open jobs at Ford Motor Company, click here.

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