Lockheed Martin Manufacturing Engineer Associate - Dallas, TX in Grand Prairie, Texas

At Lockheed Martin, you’ll have an opportunity to create a better world every day. For most individuals, our work challenges belong merely to headlines and tweets. But our employees routinely experience a broad range of programs and projects, each geared to important human needs. Whatever your assignment, you’ll use your education and experience to take on formidable challenges. Meanwhile, you can rely on the resources of a global technology leader to back the kind of innovation that has characterized our historic breakthroughs.

Missiles & Fire Control is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer for a position in Grand Prairie, TX. This position supports the production activities for the Program which could include leading production line validations, supplier visits, internal manufacturing shop support, earned value management, proposal support, tooling, design reviews for producibility and any other program related production activity.

Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position. The Locale: Grand Prairie is part of the “Mid-Cities” region in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex which is in the North Central region of Texas. Grand Prairie is a suburb of both Dallas and Fort Worth. The region offers a great cost of living combined with a robust economy and a pleasant climate. This North Central region of Texas is a great place to live and to raise a family. The region is home to numerous colleges and universities to include University of Texas at Dallas, University of Texas at Arlington, University of North Texas, Southern Methodist University, Southern Methodist University, and Texas Woman's University. The Mid-Cities is the suburban region filling the thirty-mile span between Dallas and Fort Worth. These communities include the cities of Arlington, Irving, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Southlake, Colleyville, HEB (Hurst, Euless and Bedford), NRH (North Richland Hills and Richland Hills), Haltom City, Watauga, and Keller, along with multiple other smaller towns such as Trophy Club and Roanoke and together represent more people than either Dallas or Fort Worth. MFCREFER

Basic Qualifications - Bachelors degree from an accredited college in Mechanical Engineering /Manufacturing Engineering or a related discipline or equivalent combination of experience and education. - Ability to obtain a security clearance - Self-motivated individual driven to improve manufacturing processes and coordinate producibility issues between Technical Operations and Production operations

Desired skills - Process knowledge of activities such as ceramic grinding, machining, metal forming, plastics processing, welding and brazing, assembly and materials handling - Proven results in process improvements utilizing Lean Six Sigma tools - Manufacturing background with shop floor experience - Ability to read and interpret GD&T on engineering drawings - Pro Engineer experience - Lean Six Sigma training, i.e., Green Belt or Black Belt certified - Knowledge of tool design and tool fabrication, manufacturing flows and processes - Experience in performing trade studies - Familiar with MS Office suite

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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

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): Grand Prairie Texas