GBSD – Reliability, Availability, and Maintainability Analyst– Principal Systems Engineer

Requisition ID: 20025730

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Roy, Utah
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you’ll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.     Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Principal Reliability Engineer. This position will be located in Roy, UT and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here.     A Principle Reliability Engineer develops, coordinates and conducts technical reliability studies and evaluations of engineering design concepts and design of experiments (DOE) constructs. Recommends design or test methods and statistical process control procedures for achieving required levels of product reliability. Complies and analyzes performance reports and process control statistics; investigates and analyzes relevant variables potentially affecting product and processes. Ensures that corrective measures meet acceptable reliability standards. Analyzes preliminary plans and develops reliability engineering programs to achieve company, customer and governmental agency reliability objectives. May develop mathematical models to identify units, batches or processes posing excessive failure risks. As necessary, proposes changes in design or formulation to improve system and/or process reliability. May determine units and/or batches requiring environmental testing, and specifies minimum number of samples to obtain statistically valid data.     The GBSD Reliability, Availability, Maintainability Analyst is responsible for executing the Weapon System Reliability, Availability and Maintainability Analysis scope of work in support of Weapon System Capability assessments and ultimate verification of RAM requirements. The RAM Analyst reports to the RAM Analysis Lead and is an extended part of the WS RAM Thread team. The RAM team collaborates with the Segment IPT design team to assess the detailed design and consults on design approaches that will enable the development of a compliant Weapon System.  This will include working on technical teams in a collaborative, interdisciplinary environment.     As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
  • 401k
  • Educational Assistance
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
  • Paid Time Off
  • Health & Wellness Resources
  • Employee Discounts
                  This position’s standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.       GBSD_Jobs UTSpace

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelors of Science Degree OR higher in Aerospace, Mechanical, Electrical, Computer, or Chemical Engineering, Applied Physics, or closely related technical discipline
  • 5 years of experience with a BS Degree, or 3 years of experience with a Master's in Aerospace, Mechanical, Electrical, Computer, or Chemical Engineering, Applied Physics, or closely related technical discipline
  • Experience with hardware and/or software reliability and failure analysis of aerospace or military products
  • Familiarity with Systems Engineering products and the inclusion of reliability and failure analysis in the design processes
  • Active Secret clearance with investigation in the last 6 years
  Preferred Qualifications:
  • Masters or PhD is preferred. 
  • 3 years or more of experience with hardware and/or software reliability and failure analysis of missile systems
  • In-depth knowledge and application of Systems Engineering products and the inclusion of reliability and failure analysis in the design processes
  • Experience leading technical teams in a collaborative, interdisciplinary environment
  • Practical working experience supporting Model-Based Systems Engineering tools and products
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills of the English language is desired
  • Active Top Secret clearance is preferred
  Travel 10%
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