Lockheed Martin Staff Program Quality Engineer in Sunnyvale, California

Description: Perform reviews and inspections of program artifacts/deliverables and associated activities to assure quality requirements processes and standards are met. Analyze measurement data to ensure quantitative measurement effectiveness and to eradicate defects. Plan, manage and perform process and product evaluations (audits). Monitor the product development, integration, test and acceptance of products. Monitor the development metrics. Participate in process improvement. Perform shipping and receiving inspections, manage an equipment calibration schedule, manage electrostatic discharge workbenches and assign instructions for validating product entering into the supply chain.

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Basic Qualifications:

An active clearance of at least Top Secret (needed before being considered for an interview)

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a technical discipline (e.g., engineering field) or equivalent discipline (e.g., math, physics, chemistry, etc.).

Excellent communication skills

Experience with a development lifecycle

Experience working in a team environment

Experience evaluating product functions or development processes

Desired Skills:

Experienced with peer reviews of software, systems or documents

Experience as a process auditor or being audited

Process and performance measurement: developing, collecting and analyzing metrics

Knowledge of lean six sigma

Knowledge of a defect tracking tool

Knowledge of software development tools

Understanding of external quality standards such as ISO9001/AS9100

Experience using Agile principles

Root Cause and Corrective Action facilitator training and/or certification

Knowledge of supplier quality techniques for verifying product entering the supply chain

Experience verifying a subcontractor quality management system

Ability to support limited domestic travel



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.

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.


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