Manager, Process Mapping (Automotive OEM)

About Fisker Inc.

California-based Fisker Inc. is revolutionizing the automotive industry by developing the most emotionally desirable and eco-friendly electric vehicles on Earth. Passionately driven by a vision of a clean future for all, the company is on a mission to become the No. 1 e-mobility service provider with the world's most sustainable vehicles. To learn more, visit www. – and enjoy exclusive content across Fisker's social media channels: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn. Download the revolutionary new Fisker mobile app from the App Store or Google Play store.

Position Overview

We are seeking a highly skilled and detail-oriented Manager of Process Mapping to lead the design, documentation, and improvement of our operational processes. The ideal candidate will play a crucial role in enhancing efficiency, reducing waste, and optimizing workflows across various departments.

This role may require commuting and, if applicable, relocating, to the Los Angeles metropolitan area to work on-site with our Executive Team at our Global Headquarters in Manhattan Beach, California.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Process Mapping and Documentation : Lead the analysis, design, and documentation of existing and new processes within different departments of the company, focusing on electric vehicle production, supply chain, sales, or other operational areas.

  • Process Improvement Initiatives : Identify opportunities for streamlining processes, eliminating bottlenecks, and improving efficiency. Implement continuous improvement methodologies such as Lean, Six Sigma, or Kaizen to drive process optimization.

  • Cross-Functional Collaboration : Collaborate with various departments and stakeholders to understand process requirements, gather input, and facilitate cross-functional process mapping workshops or meetings to ensure comprehensive process documentation.

  • Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) : Develop and maintain standardized operating procedures and process manuals. Ensure that procedures are clear, concise, and compliant with industry standards and regulations.

  • Data Analysis and Metrics : Utilize data analysis tools to measure and evaluate process performance metrics, such as cycle times, throughput, quality, and resource utilization. Use findings to make data-driven recommendations for process improvements.

  • Change Management : Lead change initiatives and guide teams through process changes. Develop training materials and conduct training sessions to ensure successful implementation of new processes.

  • Technology and Automation : Identify opportunities for technology adoption and process automation to improve operational efficiency. Collaborate with IT and relevant stakeholders to implement technological solutions that enhance processes.

  • Team Leadership and Development : Lead and mentor a team of process mapping specialists. Foster a culture of continuous improvement, knowledge sharing, and collaboration within the team.

  • Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Operations Management, Engineering, or a related field. Advanced degree or relevant certifications are advantageous.

  • 7-8+ years' experience in process mapping, process improvement, or business process reengineering roles, preferably within the automotive industry or manufacturing sector.

  • Expertise in process analysis techniques, process mapping tools (such as BPMN, Visio), and familiarity with process improvement methodologies (Lean, Six Sigma, etc.).

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to translate data into actionable process improvements.

  • Excellent communication, leadership, and stakeholder management skills.

  • Experience in managing change and guiding teams through process transformations.

  • Additional Requirements

  • Must be willing to travel both domestically and internationally, as required.
  • Disclaimer Statement

  • May perform other duties as assigned.
  • Expected Salary Range

    $87,000 to $145,000 per year.

    Additional Compensation

    Salary is one part of total compensation which includes bonuses, equity awards as applicable, and benefits. An employee is eligible to participate in Fisker's equity program, subject to the rules governing such programs.


    Fisker provides comprehensive medical, prescription, dental, vision, and disability insurance packages for full-time employees, their spouse or domestic partner, and children up to age 26. Coverage is effective on the first day of employment, and Fisker covers most of the premiums for employees.

    The salary offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors including market location, job-related knowledge, education/training, certifications, key skills, experience, internal peer equity as well as business considerations. Fisker reasonably and in good faith expects to pay for the position within the salary range listed, taking into account the wide variety of factors listed above.

    EEOC Statement

    Fisker Group Inc. (“Fisker”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment at Fisker is governed by merit, qualifications, and professional competence. Fisker does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, national origin / ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity / expression, sexual orientation, marital status, age, veteran status, disability status, genetic information, pregnancy or related conditions, or any other basis protected by law. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application / interview process should notify the Human Resources Department.



    Job details


    Manager, Process Mapping (Automotive OEM)




    United States


    June 11, 2024

    Application deadline

    March 04, 2024

    Job type




    About the employer

    Fisker Inc. is an American automotive company founded by Henrik Fisker and his wife Geeta Gupta-Fisker. Launched in 2016 and based in Southern California, Fisker Inc. is the successor to Fisker Automotive, which produced the Fisker Karma. Fisker Inc. is developing the Fisker Ocean, an electric sport utility vehicle (SUV) with an estimated range of 300–350 miles (480–560 km), with production expected to begin in late 2022. Until 2021, Fisker was working on the development of solid-state battery technologies that could enable as much as 500 mi (800 km) of range with a 1 minute charge.


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