Grand Prairie, Texas

**Description:** At Lockheed Martin, you’ll have an opportunity to create a better world every day\. For most, our work challenges belong merely to headlines and tweets\. But our employees routinely experience a broad range of programs and projects, each geared to important human needs\. So take on what’s never been done before\. Become part of Lockheed Martin\. You are meant to solve the hardest challenges\.

Lockheed Martin is seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer to support fabrication and procurement activities associated with a challenging production and/or Development type program\. The engineer will be responsible for:

Performing conceptual / detail, drawing revisions / release and engineering change notice creation\.

Develop / revise hardware standard repair procedures\.

Perform engineering liaison activities during hardware fabrication / procurement\.

Hardware development will require:

Basic assembly and installation modeling using a 3D CAD Software tool \(CREO\) and creation of 2D production type drawings\.

Coordination with other engineering disciplines\.

Tolerance analysis\.

Interface with other functional departments \(manufacturing engineering, production operations, quality assurance, materials\)\.

Vendor / supplier coordination\.

Travel to support and provide technical assistance to existing/new suppliers, support hardware fabrication, assembly, integration, and testing activities, and provide on\-site support to vendors as needed\.

Relocation 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 an extensive 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, 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:**

Must be a U\.S\. Citizen and have the ability to obtain a DoD Secret security clearance\.

Must have the ability to travel \(5\-20%\) as required to support hardware fabrication/integration/testing activities\. Travel needs are dependent on program and program phase\.

Bachelors degree in Engineering or related discipline, with 5 years of professional experience; or 3 years of professional experience with a related Masters degree\.

Must have the ability to travel\.

Candidate must have experience using a 3D CAD modeling software\.

Knowledge of manufacturing and manufacturing processes\.

**Desired Skills:**

Engineer with conceptual and detail skills, knowledge of drawing standards and experience with detail, assembly, and installation type 2D drawings\.

Computer Aided skills using CREO Software\.

Experience with Windchill and familiarity with PLM releases

Experience with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing\.

Knowledge of Microsoft Office software \(Excel, Word, PowerPoint\)\.

Capable of performing in a fast paced, dynamic environment, and working in an inclusive, team environment\.

Strong oral and written communication skills\.

Strong organizational skills\.

COVID\-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities\. With employee health and safety as our top priority, and as a federal contractor, Lockheed Martin is taking action to address the increased risk and uncertainty COVID variants pose in the workplace and ensuring we meet our commitments to national security\.

As directed by Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, effective December 8, 2021, Lockheed Martin will require all newly hired employees, in the United States, must be fully vaccinated before their start date\.

**BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:**

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**Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer\. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, 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

Grand Prairie, Texas

At Lockheed Martin, veterans are at the center of everything we do — in fact, one in five of our employees has served in uniform. We are proud to help men and women like you successfully transition into civilian careers. Join us and you will find opportunities to take on the same kind of long-term challenging assignments you tackled while in the military.

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