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Six Sigma Black Belt Jobs

Six Sigma Black Belt professionals are high in demand across the globe. Black Belt professionals are usually responsible for managing the planning, facilitation and completion of Lean Six Sigma projects to support the strategic cost reduction objectives of the company. They also simplify and consolidate organizational processes and apply Lean Six Sigma principles & tools to improve overall quality and processes. The salary package of the Black Belt professionals varies from company to company. However, they receive lucrative salary because of their high demand in the market.

Black Belt professionals have the ability to lead, coach, train and mentor teams in the use of Six Sigma tools and processes. They also train and mentor Green Belts in the organization. The expectation from Black Belts is very high. They are often required to partner with process owners and business teams to create a culture that supports process management and continuous improvement in alignment with company strategy. Certified Six Sigma Black Belt with 1 – 5 years experience are often preferred in most companies. They must have the following qualities in addition to their qualification and experience:

• Team Leadership Skills
• Ability to manage and monitor multiple projects
• Strong analytical and problem solving skills