Lockheed Martin Obsolescence Engineer Asc in Stratford, Connecticut

Provide design guidance to engineering for use of preferred materials and suppliers to minimize impact from Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS).    Review new designs and propose certain suppliers/ technologies for both electrical and mechanical component selections based on cost, volume, DMSMS, reliability, quality and availability.Interface with equipment manufacturers and suppliers to clarify parts support, availability and recommended resolutions.  Manage component lifecycle and Bill of Material grading through DMSMS forecast tool [e.g. Silicon Expert, IHS, Q-Star, etc.] to identify, forecast, and resolve obsolete component issues.Investigate and close DMSMS issues from engineering, production, and/or fielded parts. Identify and analyze critical parts and recommend resolutions for proactive monitoring efforts. Develop processes and support working group meetings to track status and action items for a given design or manufacturing issues regarding; DMSMS, failure analysis, corrective actions, root cause analysis.  Measure and track internal metrics to ensure DMSMS processes are being followed and implemented.

Basic Qualifications Requirements: Excellent written, oral and presentation skills. BS in an Engineering discipline. Ability to research

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Job Location(s): Stratford Connecticut