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Production Engineer Sr / Grand Prairie, TX

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Job Code/Title :
E1623:Manufacturing Engineer Sr
Job Description :
Lockheed Martin is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer for a position in Grand Prairie, TX to support the Program Production Engineering team. The position can involve Design for Manufacture and/or Design to Cost collaboration, transition new or revised designs from development to production, proposal estimating, leading manufacturing process validation teams, driving cost reduction activities from concept to implementation and documenting cost savings, identifying risks to production and implementing mitigation plans, supplier factory process support, earned value management, conducting trade studies and any other program related manufacturing or tooling issues that may arise. This position works closely with Design Engineering, Global Supply Chain, Quality and other Manufacturing Engineers at numerous Lockheed Martin manufacturing facilities across the country to resolve and prevent issues that impact production cost, schedule, quality and safety.

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. This North Central region of Texas is a great place to live and to raise a family. The region is home to numerous colleges and universities to include University of Texas at Dallas, University of Texas at Arlington, University of North Texas, Southern Methodist University, Southern Methodist University, and Texas Woman's University. 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
- Ability to obtain a security clearance
- Ability to lead cross functional teams
- Knowledge of Lean manufacturing principles
- Ability to interpret drawings, electrical schematics, wiring diagrams, product/performance specifications and other systems integration technical data 
- Proficient in MS Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.)
- Ability to travel domestically and/or international
- Effective interpersonal skills, including team building and collaboration 
- Demonstrated effective communication skills including oral, listening, technical writing and presentations
- Manufacturing background
- Proven ability to improve cost, schedule, quality and/or safety

Desired skills
- Bachelors or higher degree in an engineering discipline or related experience
- Experience in design for manufacturing or design to cost
- Ability to perform trade studies and present results to leadership
- Lean / Six Sigma Green or Black Belt Certification 
- Experience working with Government customers 
- SAP Experience
- Experience manufacturing circuit cards, electro-mechanical assemblies, composite structures or energetics
- THAAD experience

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 :
Upper Tier Air and Missile Defense
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Job Category :
Experienced Professional
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Grand Prairie
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Work Schedule :
4X10A- 4 10 hr days Mon-Thurs; Fr/Sa/Su off
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Additional Posting Locations :
Grand Prairie