Manufacturing Engineering Manager at Lockheed Martin Corporation - Military veterans preferred

Lockheed Martin (


  full-time   employee   contract

Grand Prairie
United States

Manufacturing Engineering Manager

Job ID: 484188BR
Date posted: Jun. 11, 2019
City: Grand Prairie
State: Texas
Program: PAC-3
Description:Lockheed Martin is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer Manager for a position in Grand Prairie, TX to support the Integrated Air and Missile Defense (IAMD) Program Production Engineering team. IAMD is a collection of programs with a similar mission, to defend against airborne threats. Each program accomplishes this mission in different ways against different specific threats. IAMD includes established production and sustainment programs as well as emerging development programs proving out new technologies. All positions require 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 to name a few. It can also involve working directly with our government customers, Design for Manufacture input, transition 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, Lockheed Martin and supplier factory manufacturing support, earned value management and any other program related manufacturing or tooling issues that may arise.
This specific position will lead the PAC-3 International Program Production Engineering Team within IAMD. This team is focused on fulfilling International Offset agreements and Direct Commercial Sales of the PAC-3 product. This can include providing state side support to expatriates working in-country, preparation of technical documentation for export, technical support for the training of foreign nationals and many other tasks required for successful completion of our contracts. This is a growth area for the PAC-3 Program as the demand for our products continues to increase in the global marketplace.
Basic Qualifications:
Ability to obtain a security clearance
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
Demonstrated effective communication skills including verbal, listening, technical writing and presentations
Proven ability to improve cost, schedule, quality and/or safety
Experience with International production of military hardware
Understanding of Export Control Regulations
Experience leading teams of Manufacturing Engineers
Desired Skills:
Bachelors or higher degree in an engineering discipline
Lean / Six Sigma Green or Black Belt Certification 
Experience working with Government customers 
SAP Experience
Proficient to advanced 3D modeling skills with Creo 4
ITAR Certified
Experience adapting behavior to respectfully interact with foreign nationals
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.
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where your mission is ours. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience and precision. They’re dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.

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.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Relocation Available: Possible
Career Area: Manufacturing
Clearance Level: Secret
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: 9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2
Shift: First