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Obsolescence Engineer
Ref No.: 18-00056
Location: Syracuse, New York
Obsolescence Engineer
Syracuse, NY
South 6 is seeking Obsolescence Engineer to help our client re-engineer and technically advise on complex system electronic components to identify high risk components, analyze potential solutions to mitigate high risk components through replacement with equivalent parts or minor circuit modification
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Monitor systems across multiple programs to identify obsolescence and high failure risks.
  • Investigate potential mitigations for obsolete and near obsolete parts.
  • Report system obsolescence
  • Support Obsolescence Management groups
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Experience in developing obsolescence mitigation options and reading engineering drawings and schematics.
  • Background in component engineering, including guiding component selection through circuit analysis using data sheets and component analysis tools.
  • Experience with diminishing manufacturing sources and material sources and material shortages DMSMS or DMS
The ideal candidate will have their Bachelor's Degree in an Engineering/Technical field and some related experience in component engineering and developing obsolescence mitigation options.