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Supplier Quality Engineer Staff (SQE) - Grand Prairie, TX

Apply Now Job ID: 532615BR Date posted: Jul. 15, 2020 City: Grand PrairieState: Texas Program: THAAD
Description:Lockheed Martin is seeking a Supplier Quality Engineer Staff (SQE) for a position based in Grand Prairie, TX to support the THAAD production program. The position will require working flexible hours and travel out of the assigned geographical area to support suppliers across the United States. The THAAD program team provides a challenging environment that stresses continuous improvement and proactive mindset in driving down risk to the product and customer. Responsibilities include:

Identification of process variation, sources of waste and non-conformances, and data analysis techniques to create innovative solutions to complex supply chain issues.

Assurance that LM THAAD Supplier Quality activities are effective through supporting product line validations as outlined by AS9102, accurate measurement and characterization of resultant performance parameters, and risk management.

Provide systemic support for issue resolution that involves true root cause, full containment, and corrective / preventive actions

Support Supplier requests tied to program requirements, interface with customer needs, and program management activities

Drive supplier's failure/diagnosis and strong grasp of Material Review Board (MRB) activities

Develop technical solutions to complex problems and provide liaison support related to quality engineering matters

Ensure supplier contract flow-down requirements are implemented and verified and interfaces with supplier on a daily basis

Review documentation related to supplier manufacturing processes to ensure quality products are delivered to the customer.

Excel within a multifunctional supplier Integrated Product Teams with reviews of quality data on yields, rework, scrap and non-conformance aging.
Basic Qualifications:
Technical Engineering degree at the Bachelor level or above

Ability to obtain a secret clearance

A strong understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T), Specifications, Contracts that will enable development and review of SQE Processes, and related Performance Metrics

Must be able to identify and document supplier's quality deficiencies and ensure effective corrective action

Must have knowledge and understanding of critical design attributes and auditing/surveying capabilities

Ability to focus on continual improvement practices using causal analysis tools to drive corrective and preventive actions

Extensive experience in disposition of non-conforming products

Demonstrated experience in establishing Performance Metrics for identifying process improvement

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

Effective communication skills (both oral and written) will be necessary to support the assignment and weekly reports

Must be able to multi-task, meet deadlines and to support all supplier quality field engineering activities

Ability to travel
Desired Skills:
Demonstrated experience in project management from idea creation, to team involvement, through execution and closeout of actions

A basic understanding of the MFC SAP and Procure to Pay (P2P) business systems

ASQ Certification or Lean Six Sigma Certification (Green Belt/Black Belt)

Experience with performing First Article Inspections to AS9102 requirements

Experience with source inspection and surveillance activities at suppliers

Strong understanding in AS9100 and ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems

Demonstrated Leadership, Customer Relationship Management skills

Background of Propulsion and / or Electrical components
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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