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L3Harris Sr Spec, Material Management in Melbourne, Florida

Sr Spec, Material Management

Job ID CS20202603-43638


L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $17 billion in annual revenue, 50,000 employees and customers in more than 130 countries. at


Job Description:

  • L3Harris Technologies is seeking a L3Harris is seeking a Spec, Material Management 3 to join their SATCOM team in Melbourne, Florida. This individual will be responsible for providing material management services in support of proposal activities. This can include responsibilities such as:

  • Essential tasks include, but are not limited to:

  • Serve as the supply chain interface to the program and align integrated supply chain resources and solutions with business needs

  • Ensure timely issue resolution for program requirements and issues

  • Represent supply chain and provide input at gate reviews, EAC reviews and program reviews

  • Using LEAN/Six Sigma and critical thinking skills to propose sound and innovative business solutions that contribute to business unit success

  • Accountable for closeout of contractual obligations (e.g. deliveries and open commitments)

  • Deliver all proposal material and labor inputs on time

  • Support and/or lead the development of supply chain deliverables in support of NPD stage gate processes

  • Own program supply chain cost (material and labor EAC/ETC) and material delivery schedule performance

  • Establish and maintain program material and labor baseline, including change requests

  • Manage timely and complete purchase requisition release to general procurement and subcontracts teams

  • Drive timely closure of specification and drawing issues.

  • Collaborate with general procurement, subcontracts, data analytics, quality, engineering, finance and program management to mitigate cost and schedule risk

  • Partner with supply chain data analytics to develop metrics and reports that enable visible and comprehensive materials management

  • Participate in and/or lead strategic initiatives such as lead time reduction

  • Ensure material strategy meets program financial objectives and commitment

  • Communicate effectively with a wide array of professional levels and functions.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience and a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience in material management, subcontracts administration or related field.

  • Graduate Degree or equivalent with 0 to 2 years of prior related experience.

  • Must be a US Citizen (no dual citizenship)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of experience using MRP systems software.

  • U.S. granted government security clearance.

  • Experience working in the US DOD manufacturing industry.

  • Understanding of industry principles, concepts, practices and standards along with a basic knowledge of the manufacturing process.

  • Advanced Excel skills including Pivot tables, etc.

  • Knowledge of and experience with FAR, ITAR, and EAR

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.