Lockheed Martin Test Engineer in Fort Worth, Texas
This position reports to the Special Process Validation and Control Team within the Supplier Quality Management organization. The job requires about 80% travel throughout the United States and internationally.
Responsible for supporting quality system audits and process surveillance and audits in the areas of heat treat, NDI, chemical processing, and welding within the Lockheed Martin supply chain. Will investigate, coordinate, monitor and follow-up on supplier-related engineering, manufacturing, and quality issues. Will lead validation and process control actions with Special Processors to ensure they are in full compliance with LM Aero process specifications and industry-standard specifications to fulfill program requirements. Perform technical coordination and liaison between processors, suppliers, Integrated Product Teams (IPT), and Subcontract Management personnel.
The success of the person in this position will greatly depend on his/her ability to interface with multiple stakeholders, effectively work in teams, and communicate with positive impact. Preferred location for this job is based out of Fort Worth, TX.
Must be a US Citizen or legally authorized to work in US as a permanent resident.
Basic Qualifications Bachelors degree or above in technical discipline (Engineering, Math, or Science). Professional experience in special processes and/or corporate audit. Flexibility to travel about 80% of the time. Experience with in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook). Root Cause Analysis experience or training.
Desired skills Professional experience in the Supplier Quality arena. Ability to work at all levels of the organization to identify and drive systemic root cause and corrective action utilizing quantitative, qualitative analytical capabilities to communicate and influence others in a concise, data driven manner. High energy, self-starting, team player who achieves goals. Excellent interpersonal skills needed for collaboration, communication, and presentations. Green Belt or Black Belt, CQA, CQE or CMQOE certification. Quality science proficiency in one or more of the following areas: Statistical analysis, statistical process control, sampling, six sigma, FAI, PPAP, PFMEA, Red X, process auditing or validation, root cause analysis and corrective action validations, and supplier quality management. Current qualification as a Lockheed Martin Auditor at the corporate level or external with ASQ.
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Job Location(s): Fort Worth Texas