BAE Systems Sr. Principal Reliability/Maintainability/Safety Engineer in Manassas, Virginia

Job Description

Performs as a Reliability, Maintainability & Safety Engineer.

  1. Possess demonstrated knowledge and proven experience in facets of Reliability, Maintainability & Testability including, but not limited to the following; Reliability/Maintainability/Availability analysis including, predictions, system modeling & simulations and trades, FMECA, Root Cause Analysis, Fault Tree Analysis, and Reliability Growth. Can demonstrate proficiency and subject matter expertise in one or more discipline areas.-?xml:namespace prefix = "o" /->

  2. Performs professional technical analysis requiring the full use and wide application of Engineering principles, theories, concepts and precedents in one or more of the Reliability, Maintainability, and Safety (RMS) disciplines, plus a working knowledge of other related disciplines such as Logistics and Testability. Conducts research to devise new techniques and approaches and provides solutions to a wide range of technical problems and proposals. Makes independent technical decisions.

  3. Coordinates and directs the Reliability/Maintainability/Safety task efforts of lower level engineers and support personnel, as assigned. Responsible for tracking labor and/or material expenditures for use in program control. Has capability of directing and/overseeing multiple concurrent projects. Capability to lead Reliability Engineering teams as required and act as the program point person for Reliability Engineering.

  4. Provides reliability growth planning guidance to programs as required during life cycle phases. Plans and directs test activities; oversees trend analysis and problem identification, and Root Cause analysis. Prepares/reviews failure reports for publication. Ensures that test failure/defect information, as required, is captured with company standard tools and processes for failure data management & reporting. Responsible for "lessons learned" abstraction and capture.

  5. Prepares proposals in accordance with company practices, using Functional Bid Metrics or other approved data sources, including time phased resources, and capture of Risks and Opportunities for management and/or mitigation. Works with Systems Engineering to ensure full comprehension and inclusion of RMS requirements contributing to higher level performance measures. Demonstrates the ability to take the lead role for Reliability Engineering on proposal efforts of varying scope size and propels task requirements (i.e. technical volume, cost volume, management volume, initial program plans, IMS, compliance and reliability analysis).

  6. Provides RMS technical leadership with assigned business area(s).

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 10 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

8 years of experience within the RMS Engineering disciplines.

BS in Engineering or Scientific Field, Master s degree preferred

US Citizenship required

Preferred Skills and Education

Space Systems, Single Board Computers, and Electronics Warfare Systems background preferred, but not required.

RMS Analysis and Reliability Growth software tools experience/awareness using Windchill Quality Solutions (RELEX) and ReliaSoft preferred. Experience with Statistical tools.

Leadership experience preferred.

Integrated Logistics analysis, techniques and software tools experience preferred.

Proven Failure Reporting, Analysis & Corrective Action System (FRACAS) experience desired.

Proven Reliability Modeling and Failure Modes, Effects & Criticality Analysis (FMECA) experience desired.

Familiarity with RDGT, RGT through proven planning, growth plotting, testing and growth tracking experience a plus.

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Familiarity with Design For Reliability concepts and techniques experience a plus.

Familiarity with Reliability Maturation Test (RMT) experience a plus.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Sr. Principal Reliability/Maintainability/Safety Engineer


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