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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer, Grand Prairie (DFW), TX

Apply Now Job ID: 501604BR Date posted: Sep. 11, 2019 City: Grand Prairie State: Texas Program: PROD
Description:Lockheed Martin seeks an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer for a position in Grand Prairie, TX to support Production Engineering efforts associated with a legacy missile program.

The candidate for this position will work in a Production Program environment and support Material Review Board (MRB) type activities associated with specific missile / canister components for an international customer. The preferred candidate will be the Mechanical Engineering point of contact for the legacy program relating to Missile and Canister hardware, and will support hardware recertification and production contracts.

The candidate will be expected to screen and evaluate failures, defects, production issues, and/or questions from the international customer and leverage engineering teams as necessary to develop viable solutions, usually in time sensitive situations.

Other notable tasks include:
Development of 3D drawing models and creation/release of 2D engineering drawings using 3D CAD Software, preferably PTC CREO-4.

Interface development and generation of Instructional Engineering Release (IER) documents.
Technical support to program suppliers for procured components.

Collaborate / Coordinate with other Mechanical Engineering (Structures, Thermal and M&P) and technical disciplines (Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Software Engineering, Product Support), Procurement (Materials and Subcontract Management), Quality Assurance, Manufacturing Engineering, Production Operations, and product line suppliers / vendors.

Provide engineering liaison effort to support the fabrication, assembly and integration tasks associated with the product line, including auditing manufacturing work instructions, production process reviews, and attending supplier audits.

Support product line validations (PLVs) at program suppliers and first article inspections.
Review proposed mechanical related changes from the US production team and assess the impacts/applicability to the International program.

Interface with customers, a multi-functional team (Engineering, Configuration Management, Global Supply Chain, Contracts, Program Management, Manufacturing, International Trade and Compliance) in a fast-paced dynamic environment to support production and meet program commitments.

Travel to support and provide technical assistance to existing / new suppliers, support hardware fabrication, assembly, integration, and testing activities in CAMDEN, Arkansas, and provide on-site support to the programs international customer.

Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.

The Locale:
Grand Prairie is part of the “Mid-Cities” region in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex which is in the North Central region of Texas. Grand Prairie is a suburb of both Dallas and Fort Worth. The region offers a great cost of living combined with a robust economy and a pleasant climate.
The Mid-Cities is the suburban region filling the thirty-mile span between Dallas and Fort Worth. These communities include the cities of Arlington, Irving, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Southlake, Colleyville, HEB (Hurst, Euless and Bedford), NRH (North Richland Hills and Richland Hills), Haltom City, Watauga, and Keller, along with multiple other smaller towns such as Trophy Club and Roanoke and together represent more people than either Dallas or Fort Worth.

Basic Qualifications:
Candidate must be a U.S. Citizen and have the ability to obtain a Department of Defense Secret Clearance.

Must have the ability to travel (approximately 10-20%) as it may be required to support hardware fabrication / integration activities in Camden, Arkansas and travel internationally to support customer initiatives.

Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 5 years of professional experience.

3D parametric modeling experience using (preferred 3D parametric modeling software, PTC CREO4).
Desired Skills:
Exposure to Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).

Experience with detail, assembly, and installation type 2D drawings.

Knowledge of manufacturing and manufacturing processes.

Knowledge of mechanical drawing standards.

The candidate should have experience with Material Review Board (MRB) type experience, where disposition of discrepancy reports will be required by engineering.

Knowledge of Microsoft Office software (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint).

Knowledge of Agile PLM (for 2D drawing release).

Previous Lockheed Martin and/or Missile program experience is a plus.
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.

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Experience Level: Experienced Professional Business Unit: ESS0385 MISSILES AND FIRE CONTROL Relocation Available: Possible Career Area: Mechanical Engineering Clearance Level: Secret Type: Full-Time Virtual Location: no Work Schedule: FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day Shift: First Apply Now

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