Lockheed Martin Manufacturing Engineer Senior in Palmdale, California

Candidate will work in a manufacturing environment and work cross-functionally with the operations team to investigate product/process non-compliance issues, develop thorough Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action Plans. Candidate will monitor, track and develop Corrective Action Plans for product design, process failures and or workmanship related issues. Candidate must have a thorough understanding of manufacturing processes and procedures including fabrication, assembly and coatings in several disciplines including composites, metallics, machining, bonded assemblies, and installations.

Candidate shall have a thorough understanding of reading engineering blueprints, process specifications and performing Root Cause Analysis (RCA). Previous experience with Lean manufacturing and process improvements is required.

Candidate will serve as Lead Corrective Action Refinement Team Member for external Customer C/A Requests and Internal C/A Requests (CAR/iCAR) for the development of the Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action. Candidate will provide programs/functions with Corrective Action facilitation and RCCA project management support to improve CAP responses and prevent recurrence. Strengthen RCCA skillset within programs and functional areas through recommended training and coaching. Provide Site Risk Assessment Input(s); Identify potential risk(s) based upon data analytics of non-conformances, reviewing and trending of data. Must be a US Citizen. This position is located at a facility that requires special access.

Basic Qualifications Bachelors degree required. Experience working with Corrective Action or Continuous Improvement (LEAN). Experience working with root cause analysis. Experience working with cross functional teams and management.

Desired skills 5 years’ experience in Composites and Manufacturing. Working experience with SFM, QADS and other MES related systems. Working experience with engineering documents, specifications and policies is desired. Understanding of LM Palmdale company policies, procedures and systems including SAP and One-Aero. Working knowledge of one or more organizations including: Operations, Planning, Production Control, ERP, MRP, Quality or systems integration. Previous experience with developmental programs. Lean manufacturing 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.

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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, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Location(s): Palmdale California