Huntsville, Alabama

**Description:** **At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed**

**Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and**

**builder\.**

Our teams are on a mission to make a difference

in the world and every day we use our

outstanding skills and experiences to create,

design and build solutions to some of the worlds'

hardest engineering problems\. Our culture

encourages employees to dream big, perform

with excellence and build incredible products\.

We provide the resources, inspiration and focus

and if you have the passion and courage to

succeed, we want to build a better tomorrow

with you\!

You will work with the Manager of Development

Quality for the **Terminal High Altitude Area**

**Defense \(THAAD\)** Program as a QA

Engineer\. This significant role will help develop

and lead execution of various Quality Assurance

projects and support efforts for the THAAD

Program\. Under the direction of the manager and hardware Quality Engineering lead you will utilize

Quality Engineering methods to evaluate and

initiate actions to identify and control sources of

variation detrimental to quality, cost, and

schedule targets\. Emphasis will be placed on

validation of key process capability\. Scope of

responsibility also includes lead root cause,

corrective and preventive action investigations/

decisions/validations, actions, integration tasks,

along with area improvement strategy and

planning\. Will assist various management, staff,

vendors/suppliers, customers, and partners with

initiatives to re\-engineer processes and methods

to ensure compliance to customer contractual requirements and continuous improvement

initiatives in the areas of cost, efficiency, quality

assurance, and customer satisfaction\.

**Duties will include but are not be limited**

**to:**

• Developing program Quality Requirements and flowing to supply chain

• Managing databases and associated key business metrics

• Running business processes to measure and improve quality performance and update/improve departmental

procedures as the need arises\.

• Responsible and accountable for delivering effective methods and initiating improvements that will drive and improve overall quality performance\.

• Conduct/coordinate process and product evaluations and assessments\. Conduct Root Cause and Corrective Action \(RCCA\) investigations

• Review and approve First Article Inspection \(FAI\) reports

• Support various program process reviews

• Support audits of Suppliers Quality Management Systems and Special Processes

• Collaborate with leaders from various functions to assure compliance and continuous improvement\. Support Quality Assurance section of proposals and BOEs\.

• Provide local customer interface\.

• Mentor and guide less senior personnel\.

• Travel may be required\.

**Benefits of Employment:**

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed

Martin fosters an inclusive work environment

that encourages differences and big\-picture

thinking\. Our employees play an active role in

strengthening the quality of life where we live

and work by volunteering more than 850,000

hours annually\.

Here are some of the benefits you can enjoy:

• Medical

• Dental

• 401k

• Paid time off

• Work/life balance

• Career development

• Mentorship opportunities

• Rewards & recognition

Click here to learn more about Lockheed Martin’s competitive edge\.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment\. Please contact us to request accommodation\.

**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\.

**Basic Qualifications:**

• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in

a technical discipline \(e\.g\., engineering field\) or

equivalent discipline \(e\.g\., math, physics,

chemistry, etc\.\)\.

• Experience in Quality, Engineering, or related disciplines

• Experience in engaging with and representing the function with customers \( e\.g\. DCMA, Program Office\)

• Experience working 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\.

• Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Tools \(Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc\.\)

• Must be a self\-starter and able to work with limited supervision while coordinating initiatives across multiple functional organizations

**Desired Skills:**

•Six sigma experience or LEAN, knowledge of Lean Product Development \(LPD\)

• Understanding of AS9100, AS9102 and MDA Assurance Provisions \(MAP\)

• Supplier Evaluation and Audit

• Knowledge of SAP/ERP Systems

• Ability to adapt to changing environments while meeting customer requirements

• Must demonstrate an innate ability to adhere and communicate effectively to diverse groups, and

multiple levels of leadership

• Must have problem solving skills at a highly refined level

• Strong written, verbal communication and analytical skills required

• A team player that can work with multiple disciplines in multi\-functional organizations

• Results focused with effective scheduling and organizational skills

• High energy, self\-starting, team player who achieves goals\.

• Excellent interpersonal skills needed for collaboration, communication, and presentations\.

• Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing \(GD&T\) experience

• CQE or CMQOE certification

**BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:**

job\.Qualifications

**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\.**

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours\. Our customers tackle the hardest missions\. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision\. They’re dangerous\. Critical\. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives\. Those are the missions we care about\.

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\.

**EXPERIENCE LEVEL:**

Experienced Professional

Huntsville, Alabama

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 100,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.

Lockheed Martin is led by Marillyn A. Hewson, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer.

Our Mission:  We solve complex challenges, advance scientific discovery and deliver innovative solutions to help our customers keep people safe.

Our Vision: Be the global leader in supporting our customers' missions, strengthening security and advancing scientific discovery.

 

Our Values:

Do What's Right

Respect Others

Perform With Excellence

CUSTOMER BASE: As a global security, innovation, and aerospace company, the majority of Lockheed Martin's business is with the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. federal government agencies. In addition, Sikorsky (a Lockheed Martin Company) provides military and rotary-wing aircraft to all five branches of the U.S. armed forces along with military services and commercial operators in 40 nations. The remaining portion of Lockheed Martin's business is comprised of international government and commercial sales of products, services and platforms. 

ORGANIZATION

Lockheed Martin's operating units are organized into broad business areas.

Aeronautics, with approximately $20.1 billion in 2017 sales which includes tactical aircraft, airlift, and aeronautical research and development lines of business.

Missiles and Fire Control, with approximately $7.2 billion in 2017 sales that includes the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense System, PAC-3 Missiles as some of its high-profile programs.

Rotary and Mission Systems with approximately $14.2 billion in 2017 sales, which includes Sikorsky military and commercial helicopters, naval systems, platform integration, simulation and training and energy programs lines of business.

Space, with approximately $9.5 billion in 2017 sales which includes space launch, commercial satellites, government satellites, and strategic missiles lines of business. 

 

FINANCIAL PERFORMANCE

2017 Sales: $51 Billion

Backlog: $100 Billion

Cash Flow from Operations: $6.5 Billion

Stock Ticker Symbol: LMT, on the New York Stock Exchange. Ranked 64th on the 2015 Fortune 500 list of largest industrial corporations

(All amounts approximate)

WHERE WE ARE

Employees: approximately 100,000 employees in the United States and internationally

Operations: 590+ facilities in 50 states throughout the U.S.; Internationally, business locations in over 70 nations and territories

Headquarters:

Lockheed Martin Corporation

6801 Rockledge Drive

Bethesda, MD 20817 U.S.A.

(301) 897-6000

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