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Sr. Supplier QA Engineer (SQE)/ AS9102 / Aerospace

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E1583:QA Engineer Sr
Job Description :
Lockheed Martin is seeking a Supplier Quality Engineer for a position based in Grand Prairie, TX. The position requires electrical / mechanical engineering experience ensuring hardware compliance to specifications and supports customer needs (all industries – aerospace, automotive, electromechanical, medical, etc.). Responsibilities include:

Reviews documentation related to internal and external manufacturing processes to ensure compliant products are delivered.

Supports Suppliers and various production sites with yield improvements, rework, scrap and non-conformance aging.

Attends and leads program and supplier corrective action meeting, identifies trends, assists in problem resolution and insures responsible parties meet commitments.

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

Provide technical liaison support related to quality engineering matters.

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

Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.
The Locale: Grand Prairie is part of the “Mid-Cities” region in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex which is in the North Central region of Texas. Grand Prairie is a suburb of both Dallas and Fort Worth. The region offers a great cost of living combined with a robust economy and a pleasant climate. The Mid-Cities is the suburban region filling the thirty-mile span between Dallas and Fort Worth. These communities include the cities of Arlington, Irving, Grand Prairie, Grapevine, Southlake, Colleyville, HEB (Hurst, Euless and Bedford), NRH (North Richland Hills and Richland Hills), Haltom City, Watauga, and Keller, along with multiple other smaller towns such as Trophy Club and Roanoke and together represent more people than either Dallas or Fort Worth.

Basic Qualifications
Technical Engineering Degree

A strong understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)

Strong understanding of engineering requirements

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

Capable of performing root cause analysis and identifying solutions to complex problems

Understanding engineering drawings requirements mechanical and electrical inspection methods

A basic understanding of special processes and an overall understanding of how to manage and interface with suppliers on a daily bases to support the Program

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

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

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

Ability to travel

Ability to obtain a security clearance

Desired skills
Strong knowledge of Industry recognized Quality systems such as International (ISO), aerospace (AS)

Experience with working with suppliers in a dynamic environment

Experience with source inspection and surveillance activities at suppliers.

Experience with performing First Article Inspections to AS9102 requirements.

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

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.

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.

Job Location(s): Grand Prairie Texas
Security Clearance :
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Program :
Advanced Programs
Job Class :
QA/Test and Inspection
Job Category :
Experienced Professional
City :
Grand Prairie
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Relocation Available :
Work Schedule :
FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
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Additional Posting Locations :
Grand Prairie