Lockheed Martin Quality Engineer in Stratford, Connecticut
Product Quality seeks a highly motivated individual to provide leadership as a quality engineer in the development and implementation of quality planning, inspection methods, and first article inspections and to drive root cause and corrective action investigations. Assure Quality standards are implemented and adhered to throughout the product lifecycle. Candidate must be able to perform in a customer-focused work environment, maintaining effective communication with internal/external customers including the DCMA and FAA. Position requires coordination with Engineering, Operations, and Procurement on product quality issues and effective issue resolution.
Successful candidate will effectively contribute to the Product Quality team in support of the Daily Review Teams (DRT), Center Corrective Action Board (CCAB), High Visibility (Hi-Vis) escape management process, and data analytics to identify developing trends and maintaining product center key quality metrics. Promote continuous improvement through effective use of Enterprise Excellence tools such as Relentless Root Cause Analysis and DIVE to eliminate discrepancies and escapes. Implement standard work for key processes and support Product Operations initiatives. Additional responsibilities include support of the Quality Clinic, Material Review Board, Quality Council as well as Product Safety, and EH&S initiatives
Candidates for this position should possess strong product and process knowledge, excellent technical skills, adept with desktop PC applications and information systems, and communication and presentation skills.
Basic Qualifications • BS degree in Engineering (mechanical, chemical, electrical or material sciences) • Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance (GD&T). • Experience with reading engineering drawings • Knowledge of MS office products (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) • Must possess effective communication where you are able to structure, prepare and deliver compelling and clear communications • Flexibility/Adaptability • Ability to work multiple tasks in multiple process areas simultaneously
Desired skills • Background in ISO 9001/AS9100 • Prefer experience with Sikorsky helicopter and/or aerospace products in a production/manufacturing environment • Basic Quality Engineering knowledge • Familiarity and/or knowledge of Failure Analysis • Experience in root cause analysis, mistake proofing, and technical writing 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): Stratford Connecticut