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Continuous Improvement Specialist

Red Canary

Jul 26

Who We Are
Red Canary was founded to create a world where every organization can make its greatest impact without fear of cyber attack. Our combination of market-defining technology, processes, and expertise are preventing breaches every day. We are completely changing the way security is delivered and setting the new standard for security. If our mission resonates with you, let’s talk!  

What We Believe In
- Do what’s right for the customer
- Be kind and authentic
- Deliver great quality
- Be relentless

Challenges You Will Solve 
As we bring to life a world where every company can achieve their mission without fear of cyber attack, our niche is in security operations. This demands that we must ourselves be exceptionally great at the operations needed to serve our customers.

As a Continuous Improvement Leader, you will have a critical role in building and spreading a culture of operational excellence and continuous improvement at Red Canary. This includes partnering with teams across the organization to help analyze, guide and consult on refining processes and systems to help ensure effective operations. You will also grow this culture by training team members in continuous improvement methodologies. Through your leadership, analytical skills, innovation, and teaching abilities, you will help Red Canary achieve its objectives. 

What You'll Do

    • Lead and support Operational Excellence initiatives throughout the organization by understanding the processes, finding opportunities, and developing improvements.
    • Use and guide teams through operational excellence process improvement tools to understand current state gaps and root causes, and then identify and communicate design requirements for solutions, both process and technology related.
    • Develop and participate in strong, cross functional teams across organization departments to find opportunities to achieve company objectives.
    • Proficiently own, lead, and complete projects toward objectives within areas directed.
    • Train and coach project team members in continuous improvement tools and methodologies to develop a company culture of operational excellence.
    • Support project initiatives by providing technical, statistical, data, and time observation analysis to inform solutions.
    • Create and document standards of work based on identified process improvements.

What You'll Bring

    • 3+ years of experience with process improvement, operational excellence, lean, or 6 sigma.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills for both technical and non-technical audiences.
    • Quickly able to learn and understand new processes and systems.
    • Able to methodically identify problems and opportunities and then create solutions.
    • Self-motivated and proactive.
    • Experience with training and coaching teams in operational excellence methodologies.
    • Experience leading teams through identifying and resolving complex issues, and implementing solutions to resolve problems.
    • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering, Operations Management, or related field, preferred
    • Experience working within a technology company, preferred
Targeted base salary range: $75,000-$100,000 + bonus eligibility and equity depending on experience.

Why Red Canary?
Red Canary is where people embody our mission to improve security outcomes for all. People work hard to maintain a culture that encourages authenticity in order to do your best work. Our people are driven and committed to finding the best security outcomes, delivering real and actionable answers, and being transparent along the way. 

At Red Canary, we offer a very rich benefits program to our full-time team members so they can focus on their families and improving our customers’ security. For a full list of benefits, please review our Benefits Summary:
https://redcanary.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Benefit-Summary-Red-Canary.pdf 

Individuals seeking employment at Red Canary are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation.