Triumph Group

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Summer Intern-Reliability Engineer

Summer Intern-Reliability Engineer

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US-CT-West Hartford
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Engineering - All
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Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs, and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.


Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.


Triumph Engine Control Systems is a leading independent aerospace fuel system supplier for the commercial, military, helicopter, and business jet markets. Based in West Hartford, CT, Triumph employs approximately 500 personnel. The Company’s key products and services include electronic engine controls, fuel metering units, and main fuel pumps for both the OE and aftermarket/spares end markets.



Triumph is actively recruiting a summer 2018 Reliability Engineering Intern to support a range of technical responsibilities in a high pace manufacturing production environment. The internship will provide a college-level student with practical experience related to his or her major that will enhance and complement classroom learning.

The ideal candidate will support activities related to the development and evaluation of engine control systems for small turbine engines. These activities include analyzing product designs, determining effects of component failures on aircraft safety, and analyzing data related to product reliability on the aircraft.


  • Analyze system and software requirements to determine how the system responds to failures
  • Analyze system architecture to determine effect of failures on the system and aircraft
  • Perform System Safety Analysis to demonstrate that the product is safe
  • Perform Failure Modes and Effects Analysis
  • Review product reliability data and identify failure trends
  • Develop plans for product reliability testing
  • Monitor and report reliability testing results


  • Rising Junior or Senior
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0.
  • Pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Systems Engineering, or related field.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Access, Excel, and Word
  • Good writing ability
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Good interpersonal skills with ability to deal with all levels in the organization
  • Candidates must be a US Citizen or a US Permanent resident