Lockheed Martin Software and Controls Engineer in Sunnyvale, California
This position supports Mechanical Manufacturing Center operations in that Solar Array, Mechanisms, and Composites manufacturing centers in Sunnyvale, CA. -Duties include providing software, networking, and automation support to various manufacturing platforms and production equipment. -Analyze hardware, software, and system requirements to implement automated production processes. -Production includes but is not limited to welding, brazing, bonding, composite layup/cure, and testing end item hardware. -Develop welding and brazing methodologies and schedules. -Develop bonding, machining, and assembly methods. -Work alongside process control engineering to certify welding, brazing, bonding, and test equipment processes. -Develop software programming for welders and other manufacturing equipment. -Develop customized software tooling to support various machining processes and equipment. -Verify work by performing system checkout by self or with other engineers. -Ensure correct programs are loaded into the machines for correct operations. -Organize and backup manufacturing process data. -On a daily basis, work with technicians, product operation analyst to monitor manufacturing process to ensure product quality, output, and process efficiency. Establish in-process quality inspection. -Train or assist in training of operators on new processes and use of new equipment. -Perform verification check to ensure technicians are following established processes. -Employ proper process control method, collect and analysis process data for management review. -Perform work to ensure process-related equipment is properly maintained and that component and system calibration requirements are met. -Perform equipment adjustment, troubleshooting, and repairs for the purpose of training operators, problem investigation, and engineering development. -Develop software on a variety of platforms to solve manufacturing day to day issues and streamline standard processes. -Will support and transition existing developed software from end of life to new supported platforms including use of updated coding practices. -Implement new features based on user requests. -Create and maintain production databases with proper database techniques and optimization.
Basic Qualifications -Must be able to work independently and in a team atmosphere, and possess good organizational and communication skills. -Must be capable of planning, prioritizing, and executing self-directed software development activities.
Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 2 years of professional experience; or no experience required with a related Masters degree.
Desired skills -Experience on integrated product teams. Experience with C++ or equivalent, XML, Visual Studio, Lab View, SQL, PHP, and Linux languages. -Experience with industrial robots (FANUC, Denso). -Experience with Rockwell Studio Logix5000 for PLC programming.
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Job Location(s): Sunnyvale California