Lockheed Martin Operations Engineer Senior Staff in Fort Worth, Texas

Description: As part of the Capacity and Rate Readiness team, you will be mitigating new challenges in a rapidly changing environment. This supply chain professional will support the development of optimized material flow from suppliers/teammates to satisfy the evolutionary customer demands.

Specifically, this professional will lead and participate in supplier evaluations whose charter is to assess the suppliers’ readiness to meet the production and sustainment needs of the Aeronautics Lines of Business. They will also analyze capacity across the supply base to identify risk and business maturity. This information will be utilized across SCM and Aeronautics to improve supplier performance.

Candidate must have demonstrated ability to formulate effective action / project plans and lead cross functional teams to achieve results. Candidate must also show demonstrated ability to brief and interact with internal and external customers, suppliers, and executive leadership on a routine basis. Up to 30% travel both domestically and internationally will be required.

Must be a US Citizen, position is located at a facility that requires special access.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree required

Experience leading a project, process improvements, or program

Project management skills and experience

Experience coordinating effectively with team members, internal and external customers and senior leadership.

Desired Skills:

Industrial Engeering degree from an accredited college

Experience preparing and making presentations to various audiences, up to and including senior leadership.

Experience in supply chain with a background in a manufacturing environment

Experience coordinating effectively with team members, internal and external customers, and senior leadership

Lead and/or Facilitation experience in a structured improvement activity

Experience with Global Supply Chain execution

Knowledge of risk management

Knowledge of quality management systems and processes

Knowledge of the engineering release process

Knowledge of LM procurement practices.

Knowledge/experience using LM information systems including SAP, VAS, PDM, JDL, SFM and QADS.

Strong communication skills (written and verbal).

Microsoft Access and/or SQL experience.



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.

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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