Lockheed Martin is seeking a Manufacturing Engineering Lead for a position in Grand Prairie, TX to support the Terminal High Area Altitude Defense (THAAD) Program Production Engineering team under the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) contract. The position requires frequent communication and collaboration with people located across the United States including other Manufacturing Engineers as well as other functions including Design Engineering, Quality Engineering, Global Supply Chain, Finance, Production Planning and Control, Contracts and Program Management.
This position will also work directly and frequently with our government customers. Tasks expectations for this job are Design for Manufacture (DfM) input, transitioning of new or revised designs from development to production, proposal estimating, leading manufacturing process validation activities, driving cost reduction initiatives, identifying risks to production and implementing mitigation plans, supporting Lockheed Martin and supplier factory manufacturing, earned value management and any other program-related manufacturing or tooling issues that may arise.
Ability to obtain a security clearance
Ability to lead cross-functional teams
Knowledge of Lean manufacturing principles
Ability to interpret drawings, electrical schematics, wiring
diagrams, product/performance specifications and other
systems integration technical data
Proficient in MS Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.)
Ability to travel domestic and/or international
Ability to build positive relationships with the customer
Effective interpersonal skills, including team building and
Demonstrated effective communication skills including
verbal, listening, technical writing and presentations
SAP application experience
Lockheed Martin Corporation