Lockheed Martin Production Engineer / Grand Prairie, TX in Grand Prairie, Texas

Lockheed Martin is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer for a position in Grand Prairie, TX to support the Program Production Engineering team. The position requires frequent communication and collaboration with people located across the United States including other Manufacturing Engineers, Design Engineering, Quality Engineering, Global Supply Chain, Finance, Production Planning and Control, Contracts and Program Management to name a few. It can also involve working directly with our government customers, Design for Manufacture input, transition new or revised designs from development to production, proposal estimating, leading manufacturing process validations, driving cost reduction initiatives, identifying risks to production and implementing mitigation plans, Lockheed Martin and supplier factory manufacturing support, earned value management and any other program related manufacturing or tooling issues that may arise.

Relocation: 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. This North Central region of Texas is a great place to live and to raise a family. The region is home to numerous colleges and universities to include University of Texas at Dallas, University of Texas at Arlington, University of North Texas, Southern Methodist University, Southern Methodist University, and Texas Woman's University. 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 - Ability to obtain a security clearance - Proficient in MS Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.) - Ability to travel domestic and/or international - Ability to interpret drawings, electrical schematics, wiring diagrams, product/performance specifications and other systems integration technical data  - Proven ability to improve cost, schedule, quality and/or safety - Demonstrated effective communication skills including verbal, listening, technical writing and presentations - Demonstrated effective interpersonal skills, including team building, collaboration and developing enduring business relationships - Bachelor's degree in an associated discipline or an equivalent combination of experience and education.

Desired skills -SAP Experience - Lean / Six Sigma Green or Black Belt Certification  - Experience working with Government customers  - Experience in design for manufacturing - Experience manufacturing electronics assemblies (pwbs, circuit cards, wire harnesses etc.), composite structures and/or energetic assemblies (solid rocket motors, warheads etc.) - THAAD experience

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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

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.

Job Location(s): Grand Prairie Texas