Systems Engineer

Rheem Manufacturing - Fort Smith, AR4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $76,000 - $98,000 a year
Systems Engineer - (180000EO)

A Career at Rheem: Where Comfort Is Your Calling

At Rheem, we’re dedicated to bringing comfort to people’s lives. And, as a leading global manufacturer of heating, cooling and water heating equipment, we’re innovating all-new ways to deliver just the right temperature while saving energy, water and supporting a more sustainable future. It’s an exciting challenge that requires a team of talented, passionate people with a diverse set of skills. From engineers to accountants, sales professionals to support experts, Rheem depends on people to power our innovations. Join Rheem, and help shape the future of products that impact people’s lives—every day.

This exciting role as a Systems Engineer is responsible for planning, implementing/executing, and documenting system engineering activities for Rheem electronic controls.

This position will serve our Air Conditioning Division (ACD), located in Fort Smith, AR

Active engagement with software, hardware, test, and product development teams over the entire product life cycle to ensure that system engineering work products are planned, documented, and completed.
Document / Define / Update (in conjunction with software, hardware, and extended team) controller system requirements.
Document / Define / Update controller system architecture including key functional blocks, inputs, outputs, and interfaces.
Document / Define / Update (in conjunction with software, hardware, and extended team) system requirements verification plan.
Create / Maintain a controller traceability matrix which maps controller requirements to the associated verification activities and results.
Define / Perform verification activities as required including support of product and component level reliability testing.
Participate in product design reviews to ensure that products have required hardware and software features.
Support manufacturing engineering and suppliers by participating in the development of product test procedures and control documentation
Work closely with customer service team to support product and controller training.


Bachelors degree in Engineering / Engineering Technology (Electrical, Software or Mechanical discipline)
Minimum 7 years of related experience with electronic controls and test equipment.
Experience with product and component level FMEAs
Experience with electronics failure analysis
Ability to read, understand and implement technical procedures, and government regulations
Ability to create and interpret a variety of schematic, electrical and mechanical diagrams
Demonstrated proficiency in National Instruments Test Stand and LabView Test Environments.

Masters in Engineering
HVAC or Water Heating Application Experience (Strongly preferred)
Electronics Design Experience
Software Experience
Electronics Manufacturing Experience
Quality / Reliability Experience
Project Management Experience
Six Sigma Green Belt / Black Belt Certification
Rheem is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Primary Location: US-AR-Fort Smith
Work Locations: Rheem ACD - Fort Smith (AR) 5600 Old Greenwood Road Fort Smith 72908
Job: Engineering
Organization: Air Conditioning Division
Schedule: Regular
Shift: Standard
Employee Status: Non-Management
Job Type: Full-time
Job Level: Day Job
Job Posting: Nov 5, 2018, 9:12:20 AM