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BAE Systems is seeking a RMS Engineer - Reliability/Maintainability/Safety Engineer!

This position is responsible for guiding efforts to ensure reliability, maintainability & safety of equipment, processes, and technical data products. The Principal Reliability, Maintainability & Safety Engineer performs the following:

  1. 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 provide solutions to a wide range of technical problems and proposals.

Makes independent technical decisions in areas of subject matter experience.

  1. This position is responsible for guiding efforts to ensure reliability of equipment is maintained throughout the manufacturing process. To fulfill this responsibility the Principal Reliability Engineer applies: 1. Root-Cause Failure Analysis, and Failure Reporting, and Corrective Action; 2. Coordinate failure analysis with vendors or failure analysis labs; 3. Data analysis techniques that can include Statistical Process Control, Reliability modeling and prediction, Fault Tree Analysis and Weibull Tree Analysis; 4. Negotiates / plans and conducts a variety of reliability test options as appropriate to ensure meeting demonstrated reliability goals; and 5. Present findings and conclusions with recommended corrective actions to both internal management as well as our customers.

  2. Performs on projects as an individual contributor or a point person responsible to the program(s). Mentors and/or direct junior engineers as required. Supports those tracking labor and/or material expenditures for use in program control. The Principal Reliability Engineer participates as an individual contributor or acts as cost account manager and/or leads on small scoped efforts as required.

  3. Provides reliability engineering 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.

  4. As an individual contributor or team member, actively participates in proposal activities as required. Prepares proposal inputs 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.

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