Job Description

Supportability Engineer

Based in Preston or Yorkshire a Supportability Engineer is required on an 11 month contract basis to work for a major defence client.

This is an great opportunity to join a leading edge and exciting programme of work


  • Carry out Reliability and Maintainability predictions/assessments on replacement/modifications
  • Carry out in-service data analysis and revised forward looking predictions
  • Liaison with Customer community and with other departments
  • Completion of UK Customer annual case report
  • Reliability predictions associated with all UK and Overseas contracts
  • Review, analyse and react to in-service data for Reliability & Maintainability
  • Review Supplier data
  • Provide inputs for the UK annual case reports

Key Skills

  • An experienced Reliability & Maintainability professional
  • Recent Defence Industry background
  • Knowledge of carrying out Reliability predictions and must be experienced in reviewing and manipulating event arising data
  • Familiar with carrying out Maintainability assessments in order to influence the design/modification of equipment/systems

Whilst the majority of the team is Yorkshire based this role is site agnostic and will initially be based as working from home.

Post a return to the office the successful candidate will be required to attend the nearest site in Preston or Yorkshire

If you would like to be considered for this role please don't hesitate to click apply or call Daniel McShane for more information.

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