The MITRE Corporation Sr. System Reliability Engineer in Huntsville, Alabama

Sr. System Reliability Engineer


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Join MITRE and perform/lead reliability, maintainability, and availability (RMA) engineering activities on various government programs spanning a variety of technologies.

Key Functions:

  • RMA requirements development and specifications

  • System modeling and analyses

  • Design reviews and assessments

  • Test planning and evaluations

  • Failure analyses, corrective actions, and reliability growth

  • And field evaluations and sustainment support.

Depending on his/her abilities, the candidate may lead engineering tasks, and participate in RMA infrastructure and technology development efforts


Required Qualifications:

  • RMA or operations research or systems engineering background.

  • Familiar with RMA predictions and models.

  • Familiar with FRACAS process

  • Familiar with RMA testing including Reliability growth tests.

  • Ability to formulate RMA requirements.

  • Familiar with RMA tools

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum of a BS in engineering and 5 to 10 years of “hands on” experience performing reliability engineering activities. Advanced degree and additional experience are preferred.

  • Knowledge of reliability growth theory and tools and performing RMA testing

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS and 1 year experience or MS



Job Systems Engineering

Primary Location United States-Alabama-Huntsville

This requisition requires a clearance of Secret

Travel Yes, 20 % of the Time

Job Posting Mar 6, 2018, 12:00:00 AM

Req ID: 00049648