Mechanical Engineer 3 (Reliablilty)

Contributing member of a failure analysis laboratory to support NGC's cross-functional failure analysis and corrective action process. Desired capabilities include: structural design, complex reliability network design/analysis, component/system level root cause analysis, test design, and statistical data analysis.

  • Theoretical understanding of modelling of complex reliability networks to include Monte-Carlo, and Bayesian analysis techniques.
  • Contributes to theoretical development of algorithms that measure reliability during manufacturing, test, and field use activities.
  • Software tool design using Mathcad/Matlab, Winbugs, etc
  • Limited use of and/or familiarity with failure analysis tools to include: Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM), Focused Ion Beam Microscopy (FIB), cross sectioning, Infrared Spectrometry (IR), x-ray spectrometry, optical microscopy, etc.
  • Serves as a technical resource for the evaluation of analysis completed by Customers, Suppliers and outside contracted services.
  • Contributes to and supports the existence of a positive work environment through personal involvement by communicating, interacting and behaving in a manner that promotes productive relationships with coworkers, supervisors, Customers, and others with whom such relationships are important to the success of company operations.
  • Ability to compute, analyze, and interpret numerical data for reporting purpose.
  • Ability to comprehend and analyze complex problems and develop solutions.

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum of 5 years of related experience with a Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering, 3 years of related experience with a Master's or 0 years with a Ph.D. in Reliability Engineering.

Preferred Qualifications:

PhD in Reliability Engineering with analytical and experimental techniques to optimize component, assembly, and system designs for performance improvement and cost savings. Capabilities include: structural analysis, test design/execution/data analysis as applicable to accelerated life, reliability growth, and component life testing.

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