Lockheed Martin QA Engineer in Littleton, Colorado
This position provides Quality Engineering support to the supply chain for major subcontractors that supply avionics, guidance, navigation and control products for Space Systems Company. Quality Engineering support includes but is not limited to: collaboration with design engineering and suppliers for requirements development, auditing supplier systems for deficiency identification and correction, supplier process improvement, ensuring that corrective measures are robust and effective, and verifying that hardware and supporting documentation is compliant with using spacecraft or missile/launch vehicle program as well as Lockheed Martin enterprise quality requirements. A successful candidate will be comfortable with working with suppliers to eliminate quality control issues. This person will provide process oversight and lead continuous improvement within the organization and the supply chain. They will be responsible for management of supplier corrective actions including root cause and corrective action oversight. The position will require travel to critical suppliers throughout the United States.
Basic Qualifications -Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in technical discipline (e.g., engineering field) or equivalent discipline (e.g., math, physics, chemistry, etc.).
-Ability to read and understand engineering drawings.
-Familiarity with performing root cause analysis and identifying solutions to complex problems.
-Familiarity with the responsibilities of Quality Engineering, including corrective action and supplier improvement.
-Demonstrated expertise leading or implementing continuous process improvement.
Desired skills - Bachelors degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
-Experience in Supply Chain and/or Quality Assurance.
-Understanding of AS9100 Quality System requirements and special process approval.
-Experience resolving supplier quality issues. Working knowledge of strategic subcontract initiatives such as enterprise audit and fix/compete/delete.
-Familiarity with LMSSC Procure to Pay (P2P), SAP, and EPDM systems.
-Strong oral and written communication and organizational skills, with demonstrated ability to interface effectively with LM Program Quality Engineering Management, Design Engineering/CPEs, LM Supply Chain Management, Supplier Management, Supplier Quality Management and Government Representatives such as DCMA.
-Ability to work effectively in a team environment, particularly remotely and with geographically dispersed team members.
-Strong interpersonal skills, oral and written communication skills and organization skills.
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.
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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): Littleton Colorado