Lockheed Martin Sr. Quality Assurance (QA) Engineer / Orlando, FL in Orlando, Florida

Description: Lockheed Martin is seeking a Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE) for a position based in Orlando, FL. The position will require working flexible hours and travel out of the assigned geographical area to support suppliers across the United States and possibly some international suppliers. Duties include:

Performance at suppliers of scheduled product source inspections, first articles, and product line validations as outlined by AS9102 and applicable company and industry standards

Provide internal and supplier support for root cause and corrective / preventive actions tied to Supplier Corrective Action Requests

Support Supplier requests tied to program requirements, interface with customer needs and program management activities

Participate (as required) in supplier's failure / diagnosis and Material Review Board (MRB) activities

Perform on-going surveillance of supplier's conformance to Lockheed Martin requirement documents and provide written weekly reports

Provide technical liaison support related to quality engineering matter

Ensure supplier contract flow-down requirements are implemented and verified and interfaces with supplier on a daily basis

Basic Qualifications:

Appropriate degree from an accredited college, or equivalent experience/combined education, with professional experience and specialized training commensurate with assignment

In-depth knowledge and experience in Quality processes and procedures

Must have ability to obtain a security clearance

Strong understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)

Strong understanding of engineering requirements

Strong understanding in AS9100 and ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems

Must be able to identify and document supplier's quality deficiencies and ensure effective corrective action

Understanding engineering drawings requirements mechanical and electrical inspection methods

Experience with performing First Article Inspections to AS9102 requirements

Strong understanding of special processes and an overall understanding of how to manage and interface with suppliers on a daily basis to support the Program

Ability to focus on continual improvement practices using causal analysis tools to drive corrective and preventive actions

Strong organizational skills and the ability to work in a dynamic environment

Must be able to multi-task, meet deadlines and to support all program supplier quality engineering activities

Strong communication skills (both oral and written) will be necessary to support the assignment and weekly reports

Must be able to effectively communicate and interface with Suppliers, Quality Program Management, Engineering, Supplier Quality Management, Sub-contracts (Buyers) and Government Representatives

Candidates for this position could expect to lift objects, parts, etc. of up to 35 pounds periodically for review and assessment

Additionally, candidates may be required to work in a manufacturing environment that would require standing and the use the appropriate Personal Protection Equipment (protective footwear, eye / hearing protection, or other protective equipment designed to protect people from work place hazards

Desired Skills:

A basic understanding of the MFC SAP and P2P business systems ASQ Certification (CQE, CQA or CQIA) 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

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

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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.

EXPERIENCE LEVEL:

Experienced Professional