Here within Lockheed Martin's Aculight Business we are looking for a Process Engineer who is a true enthusiast to join our team. Whether it’s restoring increasing the visibility for helicopter pilots in brownout conditions or developing next generation high power lasers for Directed Energy, Lockheed Martin Aculight delivers innovative laser solutions for the defense, aerospace, industrial, and scientific markets. Our group offers the stability and prestige of a fortune 100 company with the feel of a startup company with a very strong entrepreneurial spirit.
This exciting work will include supporting the development of fiber laser systems that are field deployable in military and commercial environments. The Process Engineer will work in between both development and production. The engineer will perform functions to design, develop, and optimize fabrication processes for optical systems that include fiber lasers, Optical parametric oscillators (OPO's), semiconductor lasers, diode pumped solid state lasers, fiber-laser-based lasers etc. The engineer will evaluate potential new fabrication and production equipment for effectiveness and relevance. The engineer will actively participate in engineering design reviews, first article build reviews, review of assembly and test defect data, answer Corrective Action Requests, etc. to assure technical objectives are met. The engineer will also drive continuous process improvement through utilization of Lean/Six Sigma techniques, current Greenbelt or Blackbelt certification preferred.
Relocation: Relocation assistance is available for this exciting position.
The Locale: Bothell is a city located in the state of Washington in the Pacific Northwest. It is part of the Seattle metropolitan area. The population was 33,505 as of the 2010 census. Bothell is home to Cascadia Community College and the University of Washington, Bothell. Bothell was until recently predominantly a bedroom community with most of its residents working outside of the city. Starting in the 1990s, several businesses opened offices in Bothell, creating a regional employment center providing about 20,000 jobs.
Required Skills: Experienced Process Engineer with experience in laser / optical manufacturing processes. Familiarity with fiber handling, fiber optic splicing, and optical manufacturing systems. Strong organization skills are required. Strong verbal & written communications skills are required. Ability to work both in both a development and production environment.
Desired Skills: Experience testing and measuring lasers and laser systems a plus.
LMCareers Business Unit
Mission Systems and Training
W670:BOT Operations Engineering
FLEX-Non-Standard 40 hour week