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Lockheed Martin Industrial / Systems Engineer Senior / Lufkin, TX in Lufkin, Texas

Description: Applies Industrial Engineering techniques and tools to improve electronics assembly and wire harness fabrication and testing processes. Develops queries, extracts relevant system data from SAP MES/ERP, analyzes and presents in support of production and program teams near and long-term decisions. Application of Lean Six Sigma principles, work measurement and time standards methodologies, productivity and performance measurement, capacity analysis, simulation / capacity modeling, cost analysis, and estimating. Facilitate focused process improvements, cost reductions, lead time alignments, production and process analysis, line balancing, material flow, capacity analysis and quality control/assurance. Willing to support up to 7% overtime annually as required.

Lufkin Operations facility was established in 1995 and became an integral part of the Lockheed Martin family in 1997. Its approximately 400+ employees perform circuit card assembly, wire harness assembly and final assembly, integration and testing for several missile programs. Lufkin is the regional hub of East Texas, which includes 12 surrounding counties. It is best known for its vast pine tree forests that stretch for miles and the lakes and other waterways that provide great fishing and recreational activities. Local residents have an easy commute to and from Lufkin and have access to larger cities such as Dallas, Houston and Shreveport, LA. Lufkin Operations facility’s commitment to excellence makes it the premier employer in our small, East Texas community. We have a highly motivated workforce dedicated and committed to the warfighter and to supporting the community. Your mission is ours!

Relocation: Relocation assistance is possible for this exciting position.

The Locale: Lufkin, Texas is a great place to live offering lots of things to do with a small town charm. The cost of living is quite reasonable in this region so you can definitely live large in Lufkin! Lufkin is at the crossroads of East Texas at the intersections of Highways US 59, future Interstate 69, which leads to Houston and the Rio Grande Valley to the south and Nacogdoches and Texarkana and points to the North and US 69 which leads from the Golden Triangle of Southeast Texas, Port Arthur and Beaumont to the Southeast to points such as Jacksonville, Tyler, Dallas, and Oklahoma to the north.

Basic Qualifications:

B.S. degree in Industrial Engineering / Technology or related field from an accredited institution.

Experience in a manufacturing environment.

Ability to obtain a Secret security clearance so therefore must be a US Citizen.

Experience with Simulation modeling or capacity analysis.

Desired Skills:

Project Management skills.

Advanced EXCEL skills.

Lean/Six Sigma certification.

SAP experience.

Strategic thinker with a keen eye for detail.

Warehouse/Logistic material replenishment.



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.


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