Sr Systems Engineer II in Indianapolis, IN at Volt

Date Posted: 5/18/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt is looking for a talented Reliability, Availability, Maintainability, and Testability (RAM-T) Engineer to join our client’s Specialty Engineering team supporting various programs within a matrix management for our client in Indianapolis, IN

The RAM-T Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Developing reliability plans, reports, schedules, basis of estimates for new pursuits, and analyses as required to substantiate architectural/design decisions and trade studies.
  • Provides an early assessment of system performance allowing for tradeoffs of system architecture options
  • Improving the design
  • Eliminating undesirable features of early design concepts.
  • Analyses and trade studies influence the System Architecture and CONOPS development, requirements definition, technical proposal inputs, test planning, subcontractor controls, etc.
  • Contributes to technical performance measures, quantitative requirements, and qualitative system attributes (e.g. Mean-Time-Between-Failure (MTBF), Mean-Time-To-Repair (MTTR), Operational Availability (Ao), built-in-test (BIT) features, health/status monitoring, fault/failure detection, isolation, and identification, etc.).
  • Assists and/or supports design verification (including FMECA, redundancy tradeoff analysis, and six-sigma performance analysis).
  • Facilitates analysis and documentation of test, production, and field failures utilizing a closed loop FRACAS process.
  • Produces DoD and customer required documentation such as Program Plans, Test Plans, Predictions, and Reports.

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, or related STEM degree with minimum of 6 years of relevant experience
  • Master’s Degree / PHD in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, or related STEM degree with minimum of 4 years of relevant experience
  • Experience in statistical theory and modeling
  • Exposure to reliability modeling and prediction experience in accordance with MIL-HDBK-217, MIL-STD-690, MIL-STD-756, ANSI-GEIA-STD-009, or equivalent industry standards or practices.
  • Exposure to reliability engineering, design, and management practices in accordance with MIL-HDBK-338, MIL-STD-1543, MIL-STD-189, MIL-STD-781, MIL-STD-785, or equivalent industry standards or practices.
  • Ability to produce DoD required documentation, such as program plans, reports, analyses, white papers, procedures, design direction/guidelines, etc.

Desired Skills:

  • RAM-T Engineering experience applying standards and process requirements
  • Testability and Fault Management experience
  • Experience with Software Reliability and Cloud Environment Modeling
  • Expertise working with Satellite and/or unmanned ground stations, A/C avionics modernization, intelligence communities, FAA, other governmental agencies.
  • Reliability test methods, screening, and assurance in accordance with MIL-HDBK-344, MIL-HDBK-781, MIL-STD-2164, MIL-STD-790 or equivalent industry standards or practices.
  • Experience with FRACAS in accordance with MIL-STD-2155 or equivalent industry standards or practices.
  • Experience with Reliasoft or equivalent reliability modeling tool
  • Experience with DOORS or equivalent requirements management tool
  • Experience with SYSML, SML, Rational, or equivalent architecture modeling and model-based systems engineering (MBSE) tools


Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer