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Saint-Gobain Senior Reliability Engineer II - Solar Solutions in Northboro, Massachusetts

Senior Reliability Engineer II - Solar Solutions

Position Description

Job Summary

CertainTeed, a subsidiarity of Saint-Gobain, develops innovative solar roofing that combines aesthetics, high energy efficiency, and durability. Our R&D team designs and validates electrical and mechanical assemblies which together with the photovoltaic modules makes the building integrated photovoltaic (BIPV).

We are looking for a Senior Reliability Engineer to join our R&D team. You will work as a reliability subject matter expert leading the team towards meeting reliability goals, test planning, and FMEA facilitation to inform design for reliability decisions and to develop validation plans.

Main Functions & Responsibilities

  • Acts as the reliability expert and works closely with electrical and mechanical design engineers

  • Originates and develops both test methods and analysis methods to determine reliability of components, subassembly and system. Acquires and analyzes data.

  • Work closely with failure analysis to understand root cause and inform design/component decisions

  • Conducts analysis of reliability problems and investigates to determine the required reliability approach for a particular situation

  • Use data analysis techniques, including statistical process control, reliability modeling and prediction.

  • Gathers and examines basic reliability data from field studies or database and correlates the data for analysis using well-defined engineering techniques, principles and procedures.

Required Qualifications


  • BS Degree with a minimum of 12+ years’ experience, or an MS with 7+ years of experience, or a Ph.D. with 3+ years plus demonstrated technical judgment/accomplishments in Engineering/Math/Statistics/Physics or related discipline.

  • Desired 5+ years (Minimum 3+ years)’ experience in reliability testing, test development, NPI, Design and reliability validation, preferred.

Company Summary

Saint-Gobain Research (SGR) North America is one of Saint-Gobain’s largest industrial research laboratories. The center is home to more than 400 employees working at the leading edge of innovation on multidisciplinary industrial research, preparing the future by designing tomorrow's products and processes across an amazing variety of markets and technical disciplines. Since 1985, SGR North America has been supporting existing businesses, developing future businesses, and nurturing talent.

Saint-Gobain designs, manufactures and distributes materials and solutions which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change.

Legal Statement

Saint-Gobain provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Saint-Gobain is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and supports the hiring of veterans.

Senior Reliability Engineer II - Solar Solutions

Location: Northboro, Massachusetts

Posting Date: 03/26/2024

Job Code: USA07385

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