Lockheed Martin Chief Engineer in Grand Prairie, Texas

Missile Program Chief Engineer is responsible for developing the Customer-preferred technical baseline and offer while maturing the integrated work products.

The Chief Engineer will implement the Integrated Product Development (IPD) methodology to design-in Customer and stakeholder value (i.e., per the latest IPD Methodology Handbook [EPI 100-08]).

They will proactively form Integrated Product Teams (IPT) across Product Support and Integrated Logistics, Mission Planning, Systems Integration and Test, Systems Verification, and All-Up-Round to bring IPD related production and sustainment issues into the front-end of the design process by engaging the Operations Lead and using Design for Manufacturing, Design for Assembly, and Design for Support capabilities.

The Chief Engineer assists the Program Manager in deriving the integrated design targets for the IPT leads, teammates and key subcontractors.

Basic Qualifications Cross-functional IPT or equivalent leadership experience

Risk Management experience

Trade Studies experience

Desired skills Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in a design engineering, systems engineering, electrical engineering, software engineering or physics degree

Systems Engineering training and execution

Strategic planning experience

DoD customer interaction experience

Subcontractor technical management

Green or Black Belt Training, particularly in Design for Six Sigma (CAIV, QFD, tolerance cards, etc.)

Affordability (Design to Cost, cost modeling, etc.) 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.

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow.

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): Grand Prairie Texas