Lockheed Martin Quality Assurance Engineer in Palmdale, California

Description: Develops and writes programs for numerically controlled machines that have on machine probing and coordinate measuring machines using engineering specifications drawings and models. Analyzes engineering drawings and models to define configuration of parts and determine type and sequence of inspection operations. Develops programs for inspecting parts, tools, or sheet metal on computer controlled machines. Makes proper probe selections for each part. Selects program routines for the most efficient computer calculation of inspection requirements for each part. Tests and modifies existing inspection parts programs for engineering changes or program improvements.

“The following comment is not targeted at any specific salary grade level. The successful applicant will be compensated based on market rates and internal equity for the work to be performed. The successful internal applicant may be transferred laterally (the same salary grade) with or without a change in compensation or may be promoted into a higher salary grade with or without an upward adjustment in compensation.”

Basic Qualifications:

Experience programing computer controlled measuring machines.

Experience utilizing computer aided design software.

Desired Skills:


Experience with Laser Trackers and Portable Measuring equipment

MS Office skills.



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