Lockheed Martin Supplier Quality Engineer / Grand Prairie, TX in Grand Prairie, Texas
Description: Lockheed Martin is seeking a Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE) for a position based in Grand Prairie, TX supporting the Functional Quality department. The position will require working flexible hours. Duties include:
Provide guidance, direction and assistance for day-to-day operations of Supplier Quality personnel.
Perform supplier help function for programs, Supplier Quality Field Engineers (SQFEs) and suppliers.
Support process development/improvement activities, Command Media, PO Text Notes/Quality Clause creation, review and revision
Support SAP Convergence and Query activities
Provide support of scheduled product source inspections, first articles, and product line validations as outlined by AS9102 and applicable company and industry standards
Support Supplier requests tied to program requirements, interface with customer needs and program management activities
Provide technical liaison support related to quality engineering matters
Technical Engineering Degree
Must have ability to obtain a security clearance
A strong understanding of the SAP and Procure to Pay (P2P) business systems
Understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
Strong understanding of engineering requirements
Must be able to identify and document quality deficiencies and ensure effective corrective action
Capable of performing root cause analysis and identifying solutions to complex problems
A basic understanding of special processes and an overall understanding of how to manage and interface with suppliers on a daily basis
Ability to focus on continual improvement practices using causal analysis tools to drive corrective and preventive actions
Knowledge and understanding of auditing/surveying capabilities
Strong organizational skills and the ability to work in a dynamic environment
Must be able to multi-task, meet deadlines and to support all supplier quality field engineering activities
Strong communication skills (both oral and written) will be necessary to support the assignment and weekly reports
Strong problem-solving skills
Must be able to effectively communicate and interface with Suppliers, Quality Program Management, Engineering, Supplier Quality Management, Sub-contracts (Buyers) and Government Representatives
Understanding of the Missiles & Fire Control (MFC) SAP and Procure to Pay (P2P) business systems
Experience using Tableau software for business intelligence and data analytics
ASQ Certification or Lean Six Sigma Certification (Green Belt/Black Belt)
Experience with working with suppliers in a dynamic environment
Experience with performing First Article Inspections to AS9102 requirements
Experience with source inspection and surveillance activities at suppliers
Strong understanding in AS9100 and ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems
Demonstrated leadership, customer relationship management skills
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.
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.
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.