Lockheed Martin Sr. Supplier Quality Engineer in Grand Prairie, Texas

Lockheed Martin is seeking a Sr. Supplier Quality Engineer for a position located in Grand Prairie, TX. The position will require working full time in support of the THAAD Supplier Quality team and other functions within the program and may require travel to support program performance reviews and activities at some suppliers. Duties include:

Support daily and weekly Interceptor Production meetings and various Corrective Action Boards as required

Manage DD250 constraints due to Supplier-responsible issues

Coordinate the Supplier Quality response for THAAD Interceptor issues impacting production, contract delivery, or delivered hardware for the assigned suppliers

Participate as an active member of Failure Review Boards which includes dispositioning non-conforming hardware, identifying hardware containment requirements, assuring appropriate root cause and corrective action is taken to prevent recurrence

Participate and support Interceptor Supplier IPT’s with reviews of quality data of non-conformance aging tags and top risk items

Facilitate the supplier CABs and coordinate with team members for data required

Work with the SQFEs in providing support and guidance to suppliers relating to quality matters

As necessary, participate in the FAI, source Inspections, and Process assessments at the supplier(s)

Generate SCARS, follow up and work with the suppliers in performing Root Cause and Corrective Actions

Basic Qualifications

Must have ability to obtain a security clearance

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 and initiatives

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

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

To support the suppliers, the SQE must have:

●Understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)

●Strong understanding of engineering requirements

●Strong understanding in AS9100 and ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems

●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

●Must be able to work with the Supplier Quality Team in making decisions and resolving issues

Desired skills

Prior experience working THAAD procurements

SAP and Procure to Pay (P2P) 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