Lockheed Martin Quality Assurance (QA) Engineering Associate Manager / Orlando, FL in Orlando, Florida

Lockheed Martin is looking for an QA Engineering Associate Manager to be based in Orlando, FL. The position will perform as the quality lead for Micro Electronics Center. The position requires working flexible hours and travel to support suppliers across the United States and possibly some international suppliers/customers. Responsibilities include: Reviews documentation related to internal and external manufacturing processes to ensure quality products are delivered to the customer. Supports Supplier IPT’s and various production sites with reviews of quality data on yields, rework, scrap and non-conformance aging. Ability to analyze and resolve process issues varying from basic to very complex. Attends and leads program corrective action meetings, identifies trends, assists in problem resolution and insures responsible parties meet commitments. Participates as an active member of Material Review Boards and Failure Review Boards which includes dispositioning non-conforming hardware, identifying hardware containment requirements, identifying appropriate root cause and corrective action is taken to prevent recurrence. Performs assessments and audits on processes and procedures to ensure compliance to specifications, engineering drawings, procedures and ISO-9001/AS9100. Evaluate the design assurance activities and implementation of production process methodology to prevent impacts to production velocity and quality. Interfaces with customers, suppliers and program personnel on quality related issues. Utilizes lean initiatives to reduce waste and maintain continuous improvement. Lead a small team composed of both onsite Quality and offsite SQFEs to ensure compliance with both contractual and company Quality requirements. Makes the final decision on acceptability of product. Develop talent to strengthen the organization

Basic Qualifications

Technical Engineering degree, or equivalent experience, in one of the following disciplines: Mechanical, Electrical, or Industrial Engineering

Experience developing quality standards, methods, work instructions and procedures for the inspection of manufactured products

Able to interpret drawings and specifications to develop and apply quality test and inspection methods and able to translate into work instruction

Ability to interpret drawings, specifications, contracts that will enable development and review of QE processes, and related performance metrics

Ability to interpret electrical schematics, wiring diagrams, product/performance specifications and other systems integration technical data

Demonstrated understanding of audit techniques

Demonstrated ability to use causal analysis tools to analyze and resolve technical/process issues varying from basic to very complex

Experience in disposition of non-conforming products

Experience in establishing performance metrics for identifying process improvement

Knowledge of configuration and data management

Proficient skill level with Microsoft Office applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.

Demonstrated presentation skills

Ability to travel

Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance

Desired skills

Experience with working with suppliers in a dynamic environment

Experience with performing First Article Inspections to AS9102 requirements

Experience with source inspection and surveillance activities at suppliers

Lean / Six Sigma Green or Black Belt certification

ASQ CQE (Certified Quality Engineer) and / or CQIA (Certified Quality Improvement Associate)

SAP and P2P application experience

Earned Value Management System Cost Account Manager (EVMS CAM)

Experienced in Bid, Proposal and Estimating practices and development of Quality Assurance Basis of Estimates (BOE)

Strong understanding in AS9100 and ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems

Demonstrated Leadership, Customer Relationship Management skills

Experience working with Government customers

Effective communication skills: written, oral, listening, technical writing

Effective interpersonal skills, including team building and collaboration

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): Orlando Florida