Business Operations Manager

Operations Support
220295 Requisition #

This position requires access to United States Export Controlled information.

Moog’s place as a global leader in the design and manufacture of precision motion control technology is a clear reason to come work for us, however it’s our culture and values that really set us apart, for our employees and our customers. 

Our New Space team is looking for a self-directed Business Operations Manager with an entrepreneurial mindset that is willing to take on a variety of roles and tasks to help our New Space team achieve executional excellence within a growing market. The New Space Group has a start-up feel by design and serves a unique group of new customers.  We work on new and emerging launch vehicles, spacecraft, and in-space vehicles in development.  In this team leadership role, you will get to manage the production operations of the New Space team, participating in everything from strategic planning to ensuring the on-time delivery of hardware to the customer.

Day- to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Reporting to the New Space Business Unit Director, this role is part of the New Space leadership team and contributes to team strategic planning with a focus on operational excellence in both our East Aurora, NY and Golden, CO New Space sites.
  • Interface with Moog site leadership regarding facilities, EHS, OSHA standards. 
  • Collaborate with other Moog sites for maximum efficiency and performance.
  • Lead collaboration efforts between business development and project teams to ensure the execution teams are on-time and under budget. 
  • Resource management for 7+ direct reports including manufacturing, quality, and supply chain functions.
  • Production capacity planning between geographic sites.
  • On time delivery to customers with specific focus on the operational excellence value proposition for the product families with a lean, value stream mindset.
  • Review product family forecasts and awards and coordinate with New Space leadership team to ensure production planning and staffing resources will successfully execute the business. 
  • Participating in candidate searches, interviews and hiring of targeted talent.
  • Manage capacity, work center and resource priority conflicts across New Space project production needs.
  • Coordinate, develop, budget and manage capital needs for the product family.  Coordinate priority, approval and execution of capital projects in accordance with the product family business strategies and Site strategy.
  • Promotes LEAN transformation across the product family.
  • Lead the design and implementation of improvement initiatives and processes/standard work that achieves our strategic goals for the work executed across New Space Sites.

Here’s what you’ll bring with you…

  • BS degree in Business/Engineering or related discipline.
  • 10 years of relevant leadership experience.
  • Demonstrated experience with lean based production cell development, manufacturing process development and improvement tools, Kaizen.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft applications.
  • Possess situational awareness skills and emotional intelligence.

The role of a Business Operations Manager is a challenging position for someone keen to playing a leadership role within the Moog New Space team to secure operational excellence within a growing market. If you’re looking for an opportunity to leverage resources that will result in high quality and performance within the execution of the site, while also having the ability to make priority decisions across the business, this is the right time to consider Moog. 

Negotiations start at $120K.

EOE/AA/Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran


About Moog, Inc.:

Our company began in 1951 with Bill Moog’s invention, the servo valve, a device which became the heart of high performance motion control systems. Today, Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B) is a worldwide designer, manufacturer, and integrator of motion control parts and systems.


Headquartered in East Aurora, NY, we proudly serve customers in more than 90 countries. Our operations extend to more than 27 countries and our talented, global workforce is nearly 13,000 strong.


Our company is organized into three operating groups: Aircraft, Industrial, and Space and Defense. Our high-performance systems control military and commercial aircraft, satellites and space vehicles, launch vehicles, missiles, automated industrial machinery, and marine and medical equipment. What sets Moog apart is our commitment to creating high-performance solutions that solve our customers’ most difficult technical challenges.


But it's more than technical excellence that defines us. Moog is a performance culture that empowers people to achieve great things. Our employees enjoy tackling interesting technical challenges in a culture of trust. For you, working with us can mean deeper job satisfaction, better rewards, and a great quality of life inside and outside of work. 

Moog is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and as such affirms the right of every person to participate in all aspects of employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic. If you are interested in applying for employment and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply for a posted position, contact our Human Resources department via phone at 844-367-5787.

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