Reliability Engineer in Brookfield, Wisconsin

Date Posted: 11/4/2020

Job Snapshot

Employee Type: Full-time
Job Type: Engineering
Date Posted: 11/4/2020

Job Description

The Reliability Engineer's primary duties are to utilize engineering skills to contribute to the development and qualification of new products. The Reliability Engineer is a member of the New Product Development Team reporting to the Reliability / Quality Team Lead. Throughout a product's development cycle, this position requires cross-functional communication skills and analytical expertise to help launch new and exciting solutions that meet user needs.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Product Development

  • Review new product designs and engineering changes with respect to product reliability, user requirements and warranty information
  • Identify "critical to quality" (CtQ) user need requirements on mechanical and electrical design features
  • Track multiple projects simultaneously to ensure adherence to schedule and the Milwaukee Tool process
  • Participate and collaborate on project teams involving Marketing and Engineering leading in all aspects of reliability and testing


  • Develop test plans and procedures based on new or established products, to ensure product meets customer requirements
  • Collaborate with test laboratories to ensure full test completion and best practices are utilized
  • Report and present product information utilizing statistical techniques such as Weibull analysis, reliability distributions and matrices
  • Draw concise, logical, written conclusions from experiments based on data analysis
  • Ensure timely failure reporting, root cause analysis and effective corrective/preventative actions (FRACA)

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering or educational equivalent
  • 2+ Years of experience in related field
  • Previous experience with Design of Experiments, Life data analysis, and other related statistical tools and software (i.e. Minitab, Reliasoft)
  • Written and verbal communication skills and creative problem-solving capabilities
  • Ability to travel 10% of the time is required (travel includes Domestic and International)
  • Preferred: The ability and desire to achieve ASQ Reliability Engineering Certification (ASQ-CRE)
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