Lockheed Martin Quality Engineer Manager in Grand Prairie, Texas

Description: Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control Grand Prairie, TX is seeking a motivated and driven Quality Engineering Manager for the Energy Storage Market Segment within the Energy Line of Business. This position will be located in the Grand Prairie facility and have responsibilities across the Lithium-ion and Coordinated Chemistry Flow Battery (CCFB) Energy Storage Systems. While this position home location is Grand Prairie, much of these efforts take place across a diverse set of locations and will require up to 50% travel.

As the Quality Manager for Energy Storage programs, this individual has responsibility for all aspects of the ISO-9001 based Quality Program, including product development, rate-production, supplier management, customer installations, and warranty efforts.

Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control (MFC) is a recognized industry leader in design, development, and manufacture of advanced technology for defense systems for the U.S. and allied militaries, as well as for commercial applications.

Quality Engineering is seeking innovative managers to solve complex and challenges issues and deliver innovative solutions for advanced technology systems.

Quality Engineering Managers at Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control act as an integrated member of the concept, design, and prototyping teams to bring new technology to production.

We don’t just reward our people with a paycheck – we offer a wide variety of wellness programs, resources and amenities to help them live flexible, healthy, fulfilling lives at and outside of work.

At Lockheed Martin, we're committed to the growth and development of our diverse teams of employees, from interns, to experienced professionals, to military service men and women transitioning into civilian life. Through mentorship, educational development, coaching and peer networking, we develop our future leaders.

We know that to take on 21st century challenges, our company -- and our country -- will need a workforce with 21st century skills. Come join our team as we engineer a better tomorrow.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a technical discipline or another field combined with relevant experience.

Advanced understanding of Quality principles and the ISO-9001 Quality standard.

Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance

Experience in design assurance and producibility

Experience in Control Account Management

Experience in materials science and coatings

SAP experience in Quality modules

Material Review Board (MRBQ) experience

Experience working with a diverse set of customers

Proficient skill level with Microsoft Office applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.

Must be able to effectively communicate and interact with Technical Operations, Manufacturing, and all other stakeholders

Demonstrated understanding of Quality audit techniques.

Experience in establishing Performance Metrics for identifying process improvement.

Ability to travel

Desired Skills:

Experience working within the commercial energy environment.

Previous experience working with Lithium-ion and Flow Battery systems.

Advanced understanding of AS 9100, TS16949, APQP, and PPAP Quality principles

Experience driving robust Corrective Action and Continuous Improvement programs.

Lean / Six Sigma Green or Black Belt certification.

ASQ CQE (Certified Quality Engineer) and / or CQIA (Certified Quality Improvement Associate).

Experience in Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance

Experience with use of inspection gages and measuring equipment.

Strong knowledge of Industry recognized Quality systems such as International (ISO), aerospace (AS), and FAA regulations.

Experienced in Bid, Proposal and Estimating practices and development of Quality Assurance Basis of Estimates (BOE)

Earned Value Management System Cost Account Manager (EVMS CAM) certification

Current Secret Security Clearance



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.

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


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