Lockheed Martin Manufacturing Engineer Staff / Testing / Orlando, FL in Orlando, Florida

Manufacturing Team Lead. This position supports a new program and requires the candidate to provide multi-functional support to Production Operations in Troy, Ocala and Orlando. Candidate will manage/engage Production Operations sites, subcontractors and vendors to support Internal Operations Plan (IOP). Position requires the candidate to effectively engage corrective action boards (CAB), production status reviews (PSR), failure review boards (FRB), and affordability/improvement initiatives. Candidate success factors include improved yields, reduced tag count/aging, safety stock, and minimizing defects overall. This position requires frequent contact with various personnel on program and at the manufacturing sites (Orlando, Ocala, and Troy). Candidate will have the ability to proactively identify Risks and Opportunities, develop workarounds, develop recovery plans and present to program and operations management. Candidate will support proposal activities throughout all production and development activities. Candidate will be required to travel (1-2 weeks/month) to the various manufacturing sites and suppliers on an as-needed basis.

Basic Qualifications Extensive technical knowledge and experience in the areas of manufacturing and testing. Strong interpersonal and leadership/management skills with excellent communication skills to effectively communicate with program and functional leadership, and within a virtual team environment. Manufacturing environment experience. Leadership competencies.

Candidate must have an active/current Secret Clearance.

Desired skills Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering. In-depth technical knowledge of advanced missile manufacturing, production processes and test. Successful candidate provide support and guidance to the manufacturing engineers. aqcquisition, yield improvement activities, test equipment, tooling, make/buy, development, change control, failure analysis (trouble-shooting), industrial/manufacturing equipment, process controls, and support of product quality/reliability on an as needed basis. Additionally, the candidate will interface with Program engineers to insure producibliity and drive cost savings opportunities (affordability). CAM certification is a plus. In addition, experience with Missile guidance is a plus.

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s team of 113,000 people works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries.

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Job Location(s): Orlando Florida