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Quality Engineer Staff (QE) / Aerospace / EE Centric / RF

Apply Now Job ID: 532666BR Date posted: Jul. 15, 2020 City: Grand PrairieState: Texas Program: PAC-3 Development
Description:Lockheed Martin is seeking a motivated and driven Quality Engineer Staff (QE) for a position based in Grand Prairie, TX. This position is for a Staff Quality Engineer supporting the PAC-3 Evolutionary Development and Transition to Production programs.

The position requires previous quality engineering experience in developing and reviewing quality standards, methods, work instructions and procedures for the development of manufactured and procured products. Individual should be a self-starter who can work autonomously with minimal direction in a fast-paced dynamic environment.

You will collaborate with Engineering, Manufacturing, Subcontracting, Program Management, suppliers, and customer to ensure quality standards are implemented and being met throughout the product development process.

Role will require monitoring performance of suppliers (internal and external), providing support for root cause and corrective/preventative actions, supporting supplier requests tied to program requirements, participating in Material Review Board (MRB) activities, providing technical liaison support related to quality engineering matters, auditing program and suppliers for conformance to requirements, and working closely with the Customer to ensure adequate acceptance of product.

Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control (MFC) is a recognized designer, developer and manufacturer of precision engagement aerospace and defense systems for the U.S. and allied militaries. MFC offers the vital capabilities needed to provide our war fighting and civilian customers the products and services they need in their defining moments. Quality engineering is seeking candidates to solve complex challenges and deliver innovative solutions that provide the best product for our customers, both domestically and internationally.

Quality Engineers at Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control act as an integrated member of the design and production teams developing and reviewing quality standards, methods, work instructions and procedures for the inspection of manufactured and procured products. In a culture of continuous improvement our department utilizes lean initiatives to reduce waste and drive affordability and efficiency. Working with an integrated team, which includes customer, suppliers and other functional personnel, non-conformances are identified, trended and resolved in a timely manner.

As a vital member of the team, a Quality Engineer at Missiles and Fire Control evaluates the designs, both electrical and mechanical, to ensure a producible product is being proposed with processes in place for a smooth production flow.
Basic Qualifications:
Technical Engineering degree from an accredited college in one of the following disciplines: Aerospace, Mechanical, Electrical, or Industrial Engineering.

Must have ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance

Previous quality engineering experience in developing and reviewing quality standards, methods, work instructions and procedures for the development of manufactured and procured product

Thorough understanding of Quality principles in Aerospace industry

Demonstrated understanding of audit techniques

Thorough understanding of engineering requirements and inspection methods

Ability to interpret drawings and specifications

Experience with control and disposition of non-conforming Material (Material Review Board)

Experience solving complex problems associated with the quality of products and in Quality Management processes

Capable of performing root cause analysis and identifying solutions to complex problems

Experience working with Government customers

Ability to influence outcomes

Proficient skill level with Microsoft Office applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.

Effective communication skills (both written and verbal)

Must be able to effectively communicate and interact with Technical Operations, Manufacturing, and all other stakeholders

Demonstrated presentation skills

Ability to travel
Desired Skills:
Electrical Engineering Degree

ASQ Certified Quality Engineer (CQE) and / or Certified Quality Improvement Associate (CQIA)

Lean Six Sigma Green or Black Belt Certification

Effective interpersonal skills, including team building and collaboration

SAP/ERP experience

Strong familiarity with Production Operations

Experience with Program Office / Customer Interaction preferably DOD

A strong understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)

Experience with performing First Article Inspections to AS9102 requirements

Experience with source inspection and surveillance activities at suppliers (including acceptance of product / testing)

Thorough understanding in AS9100 and ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems as well as AS9145 Advanced Product Quality Planning

Experience with Electronic Standards - IPC-A-610, IPC-A-620, J-STD-001, etc.

Experience with RF Engineering

Experience with Systems Engineering

Experience with use of inspection gages and measuring equipment

Earned Value Management System Cost Account Manager (EVMS CAM) certification

Familiar with requirements for handling and control of Government Furnished Equipment / Property
Other Important Information You Should Know Clearance Level: Secret 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 InspectionType: Full-TimeVirtual Location: no Shift: First Apply Now

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