The Leidos NEST Logistics team manages NASA's end users assets across the country. As the Leader of this team, you will apply your knowledge of supply chain principles and problem-solving skills to key logistics processes (e.g., managing vendors, shipping and receiving, inventory management, warehousing and distribution, transportation, etc.). You will also play a key role in the supply chain by understanding the needs of the deployment team and defining best practices across multiple cross-functional teams. The end result of your work is the delivery of NASA's products and services to users at every NASA Center and site.
Manage the Hardware Logistics team based at all 10 NASA centers
Ensure all hardware orders (revenue and evaluation) are shipped and delivered in an efficient, timely and cost-effective manner
Oversee the NASA evaluation pool, ensuring that appliances are issued and returned on a timely basis
Ensure compliance with import/export requirements and customs regulations
Achieve integration of recent acquisitions into the current model, or devise a more efficient future operating model
Work closely with the sales teams to forecast hardware requirements
Work with Product Management and Engineering teams on new hardware product roll-outs
Reviewing processes to achieve a streamlined and consistent process globally and creating an environment of continual process improvement
Manage logistics of new product introduction (NPI) launches for key product areas. Solve logistics issues with speed, accuracy, and completeness.
Build business cases to support any logistics changes or improvements. Drive cross-functional support between Logistics and cross-functional teams.
Manage and monitor metrics for Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and vendor performance.
Identify issues, establish facts, and establish corrective action plans.
Ensuring compliance with all aspects of Sarbanes-Oxley
Other ad hoc projects as required
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Strong knowledge of business disciplines (supply chain management, supply network planning, demand planning, logistics, etc.)
Proven ability to multi-task and deal with changing requirements
Commitment to providing excellent customer service
Attention to detail and accurate, timely and diligent performance of all duties
Team player, positive and flexible attitude
Preferred experience: Service Now and Remedy experience
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Requires BS and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience.