Reliability Engineer V analyzes the reliability in design, cost, weight, production and consumer satisfaction of company products. Develops the methods and measures of analysis based on customer and contractual obligations. Being a Reliability Engineer V prepares reports, charts and diagrams to disclose results and highlight areas for further investigation. Performs follow-up investigation to determine product design flaws. Additionally, Reliability Engineer V may require a bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. To be a Reliability Engineer V typically requires 10+ years of related experience. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in "solution" or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization.