Senior Operations Manager - 1653

Broomfield, CO
Professional Services – Facilities & Operation /
Full-time /
On-site
Science Led, Enterprise Driven – Accelerating Quantum Computing
 
Quantinuum is the world’s largest integrated quantum company, pioneering powerful quantum computers and advanced software solutions. Quantinuum’s technology drives breakthroughs in materials discovery, cybersecurity, and next-gen quantum AI. With approximately 500 employees, including 370+ scientists and engineers, Quantinuum leads the quantum computing revolution across continents.
 
We unite best-in-class software with high-fidelity hardware to accelerate quantum computing. With integrated full-stack technology, our world-class team is rapidly scaling quantum computing.
 
Quantinuum recently secured $300m in funding, visit our news pages to learn more about this and other Quantinuum scientific breakthroughs and achievements: https://www.quantinuum.com/news
 
We are seeking a capable and experienced Senior Operations Manager to lead our team in Broomfield, CO, manage existing facility and drive standardization across Quantinuum sites. This role will use advanced leadership abilities to drive all aspects of the site's operations, including safety, facilities management, liquefaction operations, project, and personnel management. The ideal candidate will have strong leadership skills, a strategic mindset, and a proven track record of driving operational excellence. This role requires someone who can effectively manage a diverse team, foster a culture of continuous improvement, and ensure that the site meets its performance goals while maintaining high standards of quality and safety. This position reports directly to the Director ISC Operations.

Key Responsibilities:

    • Lead and manage all operational activities at the Broomfield location.
    • Develop and implement strategies to optimize efficiency, reduce costs, and improve productivity across all areas of the site.
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including scientists, physicists, engineering, procurement, and finance, to coordinate activities and achieve site and company objectives.
    • Lead and mentor a cross-functional ISC team by providing guidance, support, and opportunities for professional development.
    • Establish and monitor key performance indicators (KPIs) to track site performance, identify areas for improvement, and drive initiatives to meet or exceed targets.
    • Implement process improvements and lean principles to streamline operations and enhance overall efficiency.
    • Manage the site's budget, including forecasting expenses, controlling costs, and identifying opportunities for savings.
    • Ensure timely, accurate and concise reporting of operational metrics, financial performance and project status to senior management.
    • Ensure compliance with company policies, procedures, and safety regulations, promoting a culture of safety and adherence to best practices.
    • Set role model standards for behavior and performance, serving as a blueprint for all Quantinuum sites.
    • Foster a positive work environment that promotes teamwork, accountability, and continuous learning.

YOU MUST HAVE:

    • Bachelor's degree
    • Minimum 4+ years’ experience in program management, process engineering, facilities, or leadership role in a manufacturing or production environment.
    • Due to Contractual requirements, must be a U.S. Citizen, permanent resident or green card holder

WE VALUE:

    • Master's degree
    • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, draw valid conclusions, and make recommendations.
    • Ability to manage multiple priorities and tasks and exhibit sound judgment and decision-making skills.
    • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from all levels of the organization.
    • Flexibility to adapt to changing priorities and work effectively in a fast-paced environment.
    • Self- motivated and willingly takes ownership of issues and seeks team participation.
    • Sound knowledge and experience with driving basic facility requirements.
    • Experience with building maintenance and/or construction and reading blueprints.
    • Familiarity with OSHA regulations, environmental health and safety guidelines, and local building and fire codes.
    • Proficiency in MS Office, and other relevant software applications.
    • Green Belt certification, Black Belt or Lean expert desired
$152,000 - $184,000 a year
Compensation & Benefits:
Range posted is inclusive of bonus target when applicable
Estimated Salary Wage: $152,000 - $184,00 Annually 
What is in it for you?
A competitive salary and innovative, game-changing work
Flexible work schedule
For full-time employees, we offer: Employer subsidized health, dental, and vision insurance; Equity, 401k retirement savings plan + 12 Paid holidays and generous vacation + sick time
Quantinuum is a team of over 450+ people. Among them you'll find the world's leading quantum computing hardware and software experts; Not only are they driven to discover the future, but they are also committed to change the world for the better
Paid parental leave
Employee discounts

Quantinuum is an equal opportunity employer. You will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status.