Lockheed Martin QA Engineer Senior in Nashua, New Hampshire
Description: This position is for a Supplier Quality Engineer (SQE)
working with various AVMS suppliers of complex
products mainly in the Nashua, NH region.
This position is part of the LM Aero Supplier Quality Management (SQM) team, within the LM Aero Quality & Mission Success organization and reports to the Associate Manager of SQM Air Vehicle & Mission Systems (AVMS) Commodities.
Responsibilities of the selected SQE are:
- Accepts purchased products to support program
development, production, and sustainment on behalf
of LM Aero.
- To ensure long term defect reduction and
elimination to continuously reduce cost of poor
quality associated with procured product.
- To ensure long term supplier compliance to
contractual quality requirements, as they relate to LM
The selected candidate will be accountable for
collaborating with executive leadership at the supplier
sites and at LM Aero to solve technical and
contractual issues, and ensuring execution aligns
with the quality and affordability goals set by LM.
The position requires about 30-50% travel within the
Based on supplier performance, location of work may
change after 18-24 months.
This position is located at a facility that requires special access
Bachelor's degree or above in a STEM (Science,
Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) discipline.
Experience in Quality Management Systems, e.g.,
International (ISO), National (AS) standards.
Experience performing complete root
cause/corrective and/or preventive action as related
to supplier performance.
Experience evaluating supplier performance.
Must be a US Citizen.
Working knowledge of continuous improvement
Methods to insure improving supplier quality performance.
Certified Quality Engineer.
Demonstrated understanding of and experience
performing surveillance as required for Quality
Project Management training / experience.
Proven ability to work independently.
Conflict resolution training /experience.
Statistical process control (SPC) experience.
Proficiency with Quality Assurance processes and
Greenbelt / Blackbelt certification.
Proficiency with SAP.
Experience delivering presentations to leadership and
Industrial Engineering experience
Project Management experience a plus.
Possess hands-on, working knowledge of Engineering
drawings, Manufacturing, and Quality processes.
Read and communicate technical and contractual
Issues with suppliers and perform purchase order reviews.
Read and interpret blueprints and technical
Working technical knowledge of Electrical or Fluid
Systems design or manufacturing process and techniques.
Strong written, verbal communication and organizational
Ability to tactfully achieve desired actions.
Strong interpersonal skills (will engage with senior
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