Lockheed Martin Quality Engineer / Lufkin, TX in Lufkin, Texas
Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control (LMMFC) Lufkin, TX is seeking a motivated and driven Quality Engineer. As a recognized designer, developer and manufacturer of precision engagement aerospace and defense systems for the U.S. and allied militaries, LMMFC offers the vital capabilities needed to provide our war fighting and civilian customers the products and services they need in their defining moments. Quality Engineers at Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control act as an integrated member of the design and production teams developing and reviewing quality standards, methods, work instructions and procedures for the inspection of manufactured and procured products. To ensure our customer gets the highest level of Quality, our Quality Engineers review documentation related to internal and external manufacturing processes to ensure requirements are fulfilled. In a culture of continuous improvement our department utilizes lean initiatives to reduce waste and drive affordability and efficiency. Working with an integrated team which includes customers, suppliers and other functional personnel, non-conformances are identified, trended and resolved in a timely manner. As a vital member of the team, a Quality Engineer at Missiles and Fire Control evaluates the designs, both electrical and mechanical, to ensure a producible product is being proposed with processes in place for a smooth production flow.
Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position. The Locale: Lufkin, Texas is a great place to live offering lots of things to do with a small town charm. The cost of living is quite reasonable in this region so you can definitely live large in Lufkin! Lufkin is at the crossroads of East Texas at the intersections of Highways US 59, future Interstate 69, which leads to Houston and the Rio Grande Valley to the south and Nacogdoches and Texarkana and points to the North and US 69 which leads from the Golden Triangle of Southeast Texas, Port Arthur and Beaumont to the Southeast to points such as Jacksonville, Tyler, Dallas, and Oklahoma to the north.
Basic Qualifications Technical Engineering Degree Engineering or Quality experience developing methods, work instructions and procedures for the inspection of manufactured products. Able to interpret drawings and specifications to develop and apply quality test and inspection methods and able to translate into work instruction. Experience in development and performance of First Article Inspection (FAI) and technical data packages in accordance with AS9102. Demonstrated ability to use causal analysis tools to analyze and resolve technical/process issues varying from basic to very complex. Experience in disposition of non-conforming products. Experience in establishing Performance Metrics for identifying process improvement. Experience in Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance Circuit Card Assembly and Wire Harness manufacturing, including familiarity with CCA and Wire Harness manufacturing standards such as J-STD-001 and IPC-610/620. Knowledge of Configuration and Data Management Proficient skill level with Microsoft Office applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc. Effective Communication Skills: Written, Oral, Listening, Technical Writing. Effective interpersonal skills, including Team building and Collaboration. Ability to obtain a security clearance; must be a US Citizen
Desired skills Experience with DISCUS software for development of FAI TDP Lean / Six Sigma Green Belt Special Process Engineering Experience ASQ CQE (Certified Quality Engineer) and / or CQIA (Certified Quality Improvement Associate) Experience with use of inspection gages and measuring equipment AS9100 Interpretation and application experience. AS9102 Interpretation and application experience. Experience working with Government customers Demonstrated Presentation skills
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Job Location(s): Lufkin Texas