Ultra Electronics: Ils Reliability Analyst

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The Ultra Engineering function manages a portfolio of specialist capabilities, generating highly differentiated solutions and products by applying electronic, mechanical, and software technologies in demanding and critical environments to meet customer needs. Working as a leading practitioner in a small team of ILS experts, attached to one or more of our major projects, you will apply sound engineering judgement to ensure products are developed to be supportable, develop the support solution and acquire the necessary resources for support.No two days at Ultra are the same, but your responsibilities will include:In coordination with the Project Manager, tailoring the scope and scale of ILS activities to meet the User, Customer, and Ultra’s requirements.Working collaboratively with designers to improve the reliability, maintainability and usability aspects of Ultra’s designs.Developing the optimum support solution for each customer, within the context of a wider product and capability roadmap.Building the Whole Life / Through Life Cost Model to inform the overall business case for new product developments and technology refreshes in partnership with the Project and Capability Management teams.Identifying the factors that drive cost throughout the lifecycle of a product and the levers that influence those cost drivers.Eliciting and deriving support requirements and proposing verification methods for each requirement.Developing supportability cases and conducting analysis to provide progressive assurance of support solutions.Performing reliability modelling and undertaking maintainability analysis to optimize support arrangements.Assessing the human element of systems, including assessing the potential for human error as a contributor to system failures.Assisting with the identification and mitigation of hazards through system hazard analysis.Formulating and implementing the obsolescence strategy for a product line.Supporting the continuous improvement of processes, policies and procedures.Collaborating with our sales & marketing team to implement strategies for growing our support business. Required Skills: Bachelor’s degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics discipline or have equivalent experience. Previous supply / maintenance military experience may be considered equivalent.Be capable of acquiring a Secret security clearance and a Canadian Controlled Goods assessment to the satisfaction of the company.Have 5+ years of ILS/Reliability Engineering experience. Desired Skills:An experienced ILS practitioner who has experience during the acquisition/design phase of the lifecycle, you will have experience to practitioner level in several of the following areas with awareness of the rest:ILS Elicitation, Definition and ProvingDesign InfluenceMaterial Management, including Initial Provisioning and Support Chain DesignReliability Prediction and ModellingMaintainability Analysis and the Development of Maintenance PlansOperational Analysis and Whole Life Cost ModellingTraining and Training DevelopmentTechnical Publications #ind1 Ultra specialises in providing application-engineered bespoke solutions. We focus on our customers’ mission critical and intelligent systems in defence, security, critical detection & control markets. Our capabilities and technologies can be found on many of the world’s long-term military programmes. We employ over 4,500 employees across the globe and are listed on the London Stock Exchange. Ultra operates mainly as a Tier 3 (sub-system) and occasionally a Tier 2 systems provider, in the Maritime, C3 (Communications, Command and Control) and Cyber, military and commercial aerospace, nuclear and industrial sensors markets. We use both research and development, to provide innovative, mission specific bespoke technological solutions to our customer’s most complex problems. Learn more by visiting our website; https://www.Ultra.Group/ We offer medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance, health savings accounts, paid time off, and a 401(k) plan with a Company match. This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibit discrimination against all indibiduals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, and for inquiring about, discussing or disclosing compensation. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Reasonable accommodation statement: if you need an accommodation for any part of the application process, please email careers@ultra-us-gbs.com