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Reliability Engineer II (Software Reliability Engineer)

Mounds View, MN 55112

Posted: 05/15/2024 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Engineering Job Number: 601025 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

Additional position details from the manager:
  1. Can you please confirm your top 3 skills sets required?  Required:  1) experience in a test, validation, quality, or reliability role, 2) technical writing skills, 3) Microsoft Office Suite.  The candidate must be motivated, self-sufficient, and eager to learn.  Nice to have: 1) software development experience, 2) design failure analysis experience.
  2. What is your target years of experience?  We are targeting someone who has a Bachelor's degree in computer science or engineering and a year or two of technical experience.  This experience can be a combination of internship and FTE experience.

Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned. 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. Completes risk analysis studies of new design and processes. Compiles 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.

SPECIALIST CAREER STREAM: Typically an individual contributor with responsibility in a professional discipline or specialty. Delivers and/or manages projects assigned and works with other stakeholders to achieve desired results. May act as a mentor to colleagues or may direct the work of other lower level professionals. The majority of time is spent delivering and overseeing the projects from design to implementation while and adhering to policies using specialized knowledge and skills normally acquired through advanced education typically University.


Autonomy: Established and productive individual contributor. Works independently with general supervision on larger moderately complex projects / assignments.

Organizational Impact: Sets objectives for own job area to meet the objectives of projects and assignments. Contributes to the completion of project milestones . May have some involvement in cross functional assignments.

Innovation and Complexity: Problems and issues faced are general and may require understanding of broader set of issues or other job areas but typically are not complex . Makes adjustments or recommends enhancements in systems and processes to solve problems or improve effectiveness of job area.

Communication and Influence: Communicates primarily and frequently with internal contacts . External interactions are less complex or problem solving in nature. Contacts others to share information status needs and issues in order to inform gain input and support decisionmaking.

Leadership and Talent Management: May provide guidance and assistance to entry level professionals and / or employee in Support Career Stream.

Required Knowledge and Experience: Requires practical knowledge and demonstrated competence within job area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience. Requires a University Degree and minimum of 2 years of relevant experience
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