Full-Time

Reliability Engineer

The Boring Company

The Boring Company

201-500 employees

Underground transportation networks & development

Hardware
Industrial & Manufacturing

Junior, Mid

Bastrop, TX, USA

Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering or STEM discipline (e.g. physics, chemistry, computer science, mathematics)
  • 1-3 years in a manufacturing, quality and/or design engineering role
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment with knowledge of processes, controls, and inspection methods
  • Dedicated to adopting a lean approach to quality without compromising safety or reliability
  • Strong interpersonal and collaborative skills, enthusiasm for the team’s spirit of innovation and mission of improving reliability in cutting-edge technology
Responsibilities
  • Collaborating with various teams involved in the development and construction of TBMs, as well as tunnel infrastructure systems, to optimize processes and ensure efficient vehicle processing.
  • Developing, implementing, and validating lean test and inspection processes for both new and existing TBM products and processes, maintaining objective criteria and consistently meeting quality goals.
  • Supporting continuous improvement initiatives on the shop floor, enhancing production efficiency, and advancing toward a lean, autonomous production system.
  • Identifying high-risk processes and potential issues during TBM processing or refurbishment, proactively implementing improvements to ensure operational excellence.
  • Investigating failures in production, testing, and operation, identifying and addressing root causes to minimize risk and enhance reliability.
  • Maintaining a feedback loop to drive improvements in TBM design and operation, utilizing data to prioritize and address high-impact issues.
  • Participating in preliminary and critical design reviews, collaborating with design reliability teams to ensure quality, manufacturability, risk mitigation, and appropriate testing and inspection methods are considered.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$913M

Headquarters

Bastrop, Texas

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

15%

1 year growth

48%

2 year growth

105%

Benefits

Medical, dental, & vision coverage

401(k)

Paid holidays

Paid vacation

Competitive equity