Lockheed Martin Sr. Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer in Grand Prairie, Texas
Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control Grand Prairie, TX is seeking a motivated and driven Quality Engineer. 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. Voted Candidate's Choice for Aerospace & Defense Industry by Glassdoor as well as being recognized as Best-in-Class on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index, Lockheed Martin is engineering a better tomorrow and we would like your help in reaching our goal. 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. To ensure our customer get the highest level of Quality, our Quality Engineers review documentation related to internal and external manufacturing processes to ensure requirements are fulfilled. 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, nonconformances 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. We don’t just reward our people with a paycheck – we offer a wide variety of wellness programs, resources and amenities to help them live flexible, healthy, fulfilling lives at and outside of work. At Lockheed Martin, we're committed to the growth and development of our diverse teams of employees, from interns, to experienced professionals, to military service men and women transitioning into civilian life. Through mentorship, educational development, coaching and peer networking, we develop our future leaders. We know that to take on 21st century challenges, our company and our country will need a workforce with 21st century skills. Come join our team as we engineer a better tomorrow.
Basic Qualifications Technical Engineering Degree
Able to interpret drawings and specifications to develop and apply quality test and inspection methods and able to translate into work instruction
Demonstrated ability to use causal analysis tools to analyze and resolve technical/process issues varying from basic to very complex
Ability to work well in interdisciplinary environment.
Proficient skill level with Microsoft Office applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
Demonstrated Presentation skills
Ability to travel
Ability to obtain a security clearance
Desired skills Broad knowledge of Mechanical Engineering discipline.
Lean / Six Sigma Green or Black Belt Certification
Special Process Engineering Experience
ASQ CQE (Certified Quality Engineer) and / or CQIA (Certified Quality Improvement Associate)
SAP Application Experience.
AS9100 Interpretation and application experience.
Experience working with Government customers
Effective interpersonal skills, including Team building and Collaboration
Strong knowledge of Industry recognized Quality systems such as International (ISO), aerospace (AS), and FAA regulations
Experience with use of test equipment to support acceptance testing, manufacturing production and in-process testing, data processing and analysis.
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