Component Engineer / Reliability Engineer

Centereach Permanent USD65,000 - USD100,000
  • Internationally Recognized Organization Known for High Reliability Electronics
  • Position Requires to be Onsite (Relocation Assistance Available)

About Our Client

Our Client is an internationally recognized organization, providing high-reliability, connectivity, power and control solutions for various industries in Aerospace, Defense and Space.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


  • Support Design Engineering in component selection activities during design and development
  • Analyze System and Customer requirements to ensure that the selected components are not over or under specified while maintaining uniformity within the design
  • Perform part research to support Engineering and interface directly with part suppliers
  • Provide input to new designs to improve product reliability
  • Perform reliability modelling and predictions (Including MTBF calculations)
  • A complete understanding of Component environmental requirements and "YTEOL" (Years to End of Life)
  • Create and revise part procurement specifications for definition and control purposes to facilitate part/material acquisition.
  • Support supplier management and material procurement activities
  • Finding an alternate component / new component for existing / new product design based on cost and availability
  • Interface with various material suppliers to obtain documentation related to compliance standards and working closely with environmental compliance analyst to update this information into PLM / ERP database
  • Actively identifying obsolete components / suppliers and develop solutions to resolve all such issues
  • Ensure all existing and new internal part number descriptions are correct and add all the missing attributes for various component parts in the database
  • Perform fault analyses

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Material Science, Chemistry or Physics
  • Master's Degree is a plus
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to lead
  • Knowledge of engineering fundamentals
  • Familiarity with Component Procurement
  • Knowledge of or ability to research a device manufacturer's products and part numbering convention and understand the product definition / specifications defined
  • Ability to maintain effective interpersonal relationships
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Experience in developing obsolescence mitigation options
  • Experience with product and procurement management systems
  • Experience with 'data mining' solutions, such as SiliconExpert
  • Experience with configuration management processes as part of the product life cycle
  • Understanding Bill of materials and manufacturing processes
  • Familiarity with electrical / electronic manufacturing products is a plus
  • Prior experience working as a component engineer or electrical design engineer is a plus
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret the complex documents and engineering drawings
  • Ability to write scientific documents where required with test results obtained from component qualification or unit level testing

What's on Offer

  • People-Focused Policies
  • Career Development
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Coverage
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Relocation Assistance Available
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Maintenance, Reliability
Industrial / Manufacturing
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