UMCS Reliability Engineer
Patuxent River, MD 
Posted 21 days ago
Job Description
UMCS Reliability Engineer
Job Locations US-MD-Patuxent River
ID 2022-1816
Category Engineering
Type Full Time Regular

AVIAN is searching for a talented Senior/Journeyman System Engineer (Reliability) to support NAVAIR in Patuxent River, Maryland.

AVIAN (pronounced *a-v-yin*) is an employee-owned, entrepreneurial-spirited company where creative, talented minds flourish, and where proactive, productive, proficient professionals feel valued.

We are resourceful, responsive, and reachable for various government and commercial clients in program, financial, and logistics management; engineering and systems engineering; test and evaluation of manned and unmanned systems; workforce development and training; communication strategy and graphic design.

The type of work we do is a direct result of the creativity of our team, and the talents they bring. But in the end, we are all driven by the purpose of taking care of those around us.

We're seeking people that are passionate and excited about creating well-crafted products and memorable experiences with our customers. We are not in the market of automated transactions; we build lasting relationships.


This position will provide Reliability Engineering support to Unmanned Mission Control Station (UMCS) AIRWorks Team in support of Technical Data Package Development and installation/fielding planning for U.S. Navy MQ-25 Unmanned Mission Controls stations aboard Aircraft Carriers (CVN) and at USN shore sites.

The Reliability Engineer is responsible for providing expertise and technical leadership to support the analysis of system Reliability and Maintainability data; failure mode analysis, review of subsystem and system reliability design, and development of technical data packages in support of system testing and fielding.

Reliability Engineering position will support:
* R&M requirements analysis and gap analysis
* Reliability-Centered Maintenance planning
* Maintenance Planning document development

The individual will apply knowledge of reliability engineering in support of UMCS installation, verification planning, and technical data package development. Efforts include coordination of subsystem/system analysis ensuring quality of technical products and developing/delivering associated technical briefs and data packages.

Areas of responsibility include:
* Development and analysis of Reliability Block Diagrams
* Development and analysis of Fault Tree Analysis
* Failure Mode Analysis (FMECA)
* Reliability predictions
* Reliability design gap analysis
* Support of Technical Data Package development
* Review and analysis of Reliability-Centered Maintenance concepts

Estimate Travel 10%


Engineering labor categories requires an engineering degree, and years of experience cannot be substituted for a Bachelor's Degree.

JOURNEYMAN: A Journeyman level person within a labor category has 3 to 10 years of experience related to the functional duties for that labor category and a BA/BS degree. A Journeyman level person typically performs all functional duties independently.

SENIOR: A Senior level person within a labor category has over 10 years of experience related to the functional duties for that labor category and a MA/MS degree. A Senior level person typically works on high-visibility or mission critical aspects of a given program and performs all functional duties independently. A Senior level person may oversee the efforts of less senior staff and/or be responsible for the efforts of all staff assigned to a specific job.

Bachelor's Degree plus 4 years additional relevant work experience may be substituted for a Master's

AVIAN is a service-based organization. As an equal opportunity employer, our policy of business is to seek the most qualified candidate for each talent opportunity without regard to race, creed, color, sex, age,


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3 to 10 years
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