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Camden, Arkansas

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Sr Quality Engineer

Camden, Arkansas

Job ID: 622668BR Date posted: Feb. 01, 2023 Locations: Camden, ArkansasProgram: GMLRS
Description:Lockheed Martin is seeking to hire a Sr Quality Engineering professional to support our Missiles and Fire Control campus in Camden, Arkansas. Our operations utilize state of the art processes to produce and validate hardware for sophisticated missile systems and associated launch vehicles. For assigned area of responsibility QE plans, organizes, and reports on quality related activities such as raw materials, packaging materials, as well as providing input for purchase order requirements. Ensures control of nonconforming items, conducts root cause analyses, and monitors effectiveness of corrective actions. Collaborates with internal engineering and manufacturing functions to ensure quality standards are in place.

The Sr Quality Engineer works on complex technical problems and provides solutions that are highly innovative and ingenious, acts independently to uncover and resolve issues, and participates in teams assembled to accomplish long-range objectives.

The Sr Quality Engineer collaborates with other disciplines to include manufacturing engineers, tool technicians, manufacturing support personnel, suppliers, and the customer on assembly and production operations and maintains up-to-date on industry best practices.

Lockheed Martin offers a continuous learning environment with strong career growth and advancement opportunities. Camden is a city in southern Arkansas located on the Ouachita River and offers many family-oriented outdoor activities such as hiking, fishing and hunting. Camden is part of the Timberlands region of Arkansas. Communities located within an hour or two from Camden include Little Rock AR, Texarkana AR, Hot Springs AR, and Shreveport, LA.
Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in technical field.

Have advanced knowledge of quality systems, demonstrated use of standard problem solving, troubleshooting tools and root cause analysis skills.

Experience in troubleshooting electrical test failures associated with hardware and using electrical data acquisition instruments.

Ability to perform floor support functions and make appropriate quality decisions.

Good communications and presentation skills.

Well versed in GD&T, interpreting drawings and standards.

Experienced in using various inspection measurement tools, proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including team building and collaboration.

Ability to obtain a secret security clearance, therefore must be a US Citizen.

Ability to work with and around explosives.
Desired Skills:
Manufacturing and process improvement experience.

Defense or military contractor experience.

Working knowledge of SAP.

Working knowledge of GD&T, FMEAs, and Root Cause and Corrective Action processes.
Experience in working with MiniTab.

Experience in Six-Sigma green belt techniques and statistical process control methods.
Security Clearance Statement: This position requires a government security clearance, you must be a US Citizen for consideration.
Clearance Level: Secret
Other Important Information You Should Know
Expression of Interest: By applying to this job, you are expressing interest in this position and could be considered for other career opportunities where similar skills and requirements have been identified as a match. Should this match be identified you may be contacted for this and future openings.
Ability to Work Remotely: Onsite Full-time: The work associated with this position will be performed onsite at a designated Lockheed Martin facility.
Work Schedules: Lockheed Martin supports a variety of alternate work schedules that provide additional flexibility to our employees. Schedules range from standard 40 hours over a five day work week while others may be condensed. These condensed schedules provide employees with additional time away from the office and are in addition to our Paid Time off benefits.
Schedule for this Position: 4x10 hour day, 3 days off per week
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories. Experience Level: Experienced ProfessionalBusiness Unit: MISSILES AND FIRE CONTROLRelocation Available: PossibleCareer Area: QA/Test and Inspection Type: Full-Time Shift: First
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