Lockheed Martin Senior Mechanical Design Engineer / Grand Prairie, TX in Grand Prairie, Texas

Description: Lockheed Martin seeks an experienced Mechanical Product Design Engineer for a position in Grand Prairie to support a MLRS Family of Munitions (MFOM) Launchers Program initiative.

A candidate is needed to execute in both a Mechanical Design Engineer and Lead role in support of the Full Rate Production (FRP) Program for the M142 HIMARS.

The candidate will work in a Production Program environment and potentially provide oversight to a small engineering team performing Engineering Liaison and Material Review Board (MRB) activities associated with the hardware.

Other notable tasks include:

-Development of 3D drawing models and creation/release of 2D engineering drawings using a 3D CAD Software tool PTC CREO-3

-Interface development and generation of Instructional Engineering Release (IER) documents

-Performance of Tolerance Analysis (GD&T and Tolerance Stacks Analysis)

-Customer requirements derivation / decomposition

-Collaborate / Coordinate with other Mechanical Engineering (Structures, Thermal and M&P) and technical disciplines (Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Software Engineering, Product Support), Procurement (Materials and Subcontract Management), Quality Assurance, Manufacturing Engineering, Production Operations, and product line suppliers / vendors

-Vendor / supplier coordination and technical oversight

-Perform engineering liaison activities during hardware fabrication / procurement.

-Provide leadership, guidance, and mentoring to early career staff

-Travel to support and provide technical assistance to existing / new suppliers, and to support hardware fabrication, assembly, integration, and testing in CAMDEN, Arkansas.

Basic Qualifications:

-Candidate must be a US Citizen and have the ability to obtain a Department of Defense Secret Clearance.

-Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university, preferably in an engineering related field.

-Candidate must have at least 5 years of professional / hands-on experience

-Technical sub-lead experience and capabilities to provide oversight to staff

-Must have the ability to travel (approximately 10%) as it may be required to support the hardware fabrication / integration activities in Camden, Arkansas.

The candidate shall have Mechanical Design skills in the following areas:

-3D parametric modeling using PTC CREO-3

-Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) and Tolerance Stack Analysis

-Detail, assembly and installation type 2D drawings

-Knowledge of 2D drawing standards

-Trade Studies & Materials Analysis

-Knowledge of manufacturing and manufacturing processes.

-Strong oral and written communication skills.

-Strong leadership and organizational skills.

-The candidate should have experience with Material Review Board (MRB) type experience, where disposition of discrepancy reports will be required by engineering.

-Capable of performing in a fast paced, dynamic environment, capable of working in an inclusive, team environment.

Desired Skills:

-Computer Aided Design skills using PTC CREO-3 Software.

-Knowledge of Microsoft Office software (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

-Knowledge of Agile PLM (for 2D drawing release)

-Experience in ground vehicle design, military vehicles / platforms, automotive systems



Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, 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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