Fortive Corporation Sr. Reliability Engineer in Cleveland, Ohio

Sr. Reliability Engineer

About Us:

Keithley Instruments, Inc. designs, develops, manufactures and markets complex electronic instruments and systems geared to the specialized needs of electronics manufacturers for high-performance production testing, process monitoring, product development and research. The Company has approximately 500 products used to source, measure, connect, control or communicate direct current (DC) or pulsed electrical signals. Product offerings include integrated systems solutions, along with instruments and personal computer (PC) plug-in boards that can be used as system components or stand-alone solutions. The Company's customers are engineers, technicians and scientists in manufacturing, product development and research functions.



a Sr. Reliability Engineer you will be responsible for ensuring the reliability

of Keithley products from development to end of life. You will work with

diverse multi-functional teams and drive product quality/reliability

improvements across all Keithley product lines.


  • Workclosely with electrical, mechanical and software design teams to achieve high productquality/reliability through the new product introduction process

  • Fieldfailure analysis

  • Riskanalysis; example FMEA

  • Designreviews and design for reliability

  • Perform gapanalysis and develop action plans to close the gaps

  • Create and implement preventativemeasures

  • Problemsolving with multi-functional teams to implement containment, identification ofroot causes and provide permanent countermeasures.


Thesuccessful candidate will possess the following combination of education andexperience:


  • Bachelor orMaster of Science degree in Engineering or similar discipline

  • Mastery inReliability/Quality Engineering concepts (Physics of Failure, FMEA, Fault Tree,Parts Count Perdition, etc.)

  • Familiaritywith organizational compliance / auditing (ISO 9001 and ISO 14001)

  • 5 years ofexperience in Reliability/Quality Engineering technical role, or equivalentwork experience

  • Strongstatistical analysis skills (sampling, trending, charting, etc.)

  • Strong Excelskills (pivot tables, analysis of large data sets, look-up tables, creation ofcharts, automation of reports, etc.)

  • Strongwritten and verbal communications skills

  • Strongleadership skills – leading projects or teams


  • ASQCertified Reliability Engineer, ASQ Certificate Quality Engineer, Six SigmaBlack-belt

  • Familiaritywith database management


All employment offers

are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening,

background/criminal check, and if applicable a motor vehicle record search

and/or a financial record check.

This position's primary/essential

functions are subject to US Government ITAR compliance requirements under

current government contracts. Therefore, all applicants must be either a US

Citizen or a holder of a current valid Green Card and must provide proof of

citizenship or legal residency via a birth certificate, a current valid green

card, unexpired passport, or a naturalization certificate. We encourage

applicants to bring such proof to their interview. However, in no case will

applicants be allowed to begin their scope of work in this specific position

without providing such proof.

Fortive Corporation Overview:

Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortive’s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.

Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company’s operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit: .

Job: Quality

Primary Location: North America-United States-OH-Cleveland

Organization: Tektronix

Schedule: Full-time

EEO Statement: "The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Fortive Corporation. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as a ""Fortive Company."" Fortive Corporation and all Fortive Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender, identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1-866-272-5573 or e-mail to request accommodation."

Req ID: KEI000361