Reliability Professional

Posted 5 months ago

About LC Drives:  Located in Potsdam, NY, LC Drives was founded in 2012 to pursue the development of innovative electric motors and generators with industry leading power density.  The Company’s patented heat removal and manufacturing processes enable the design and manufacturing of electric motors with half the weight and size of conventional motors.  Initial markets include marine, industrial, transportation, and wind. The company is seeking team members energized by a fast paced, collaborative, rapidly changing, and intellectually challenging work environment.

Position Description:  

LC Drives is looking for a dynamic, results driven individual to join the Quality team as a Reliability Professional. The position responsibilities will be commensurate with skills/experience and involve:

  • Establish/manage/perform the reliability program to correlate motor lifetime and failure modes 
  • Test development/execution, and data analysis of the motors tested 
  • Prepare and communicate product reliability and key weaknesses
  • Forecast field failure/service costs
  • Define equipment hardware and software to develop the next generation of testing 

Experience / Skills:

  • BS in Engineering or related science discipline required 
  • 3 years of test and/or reliability engineering experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Ability to routinely work in a hands-on manner 
  • Ability to work flexible hours to support multi-shift operation if necessary
  • Ability to work under limited supervision 
  • Collaborative team player

Desired Experience / Skills:

  • Statistical analysis experience, reliability analysis experience
  • 5+ years of test and/or reliability engineering experience 
  • Experience with system FMEAs 
  • Deep system engineering understanding of interfaces for electric motor components



  • Competitive salary
  • LC Drives benefits

Location:  Potsdam, NY

Interested parties should submit a resume to

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