Posted by: Newport News Shipbuilding (a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries) on Oct 12, 2021
Newport News , VA
Specific Job Description
This position requires frequent interaction with government representatives, naval personnel, and various engineering and technical experts. • Design, implement and improve electrical equipment, facilities, components, and systems on naval vessels. This includes switchgear, transformers, and power distribution from 15 KV down. • Review and recommend designs and specifications in support of current and future projects. • Ability to develop and maintain standards and specifications for electrical equipment. • Ability to develop solutions to equipment performance issues as the cognizant engineer. • Ability to troubleshoot software/hardware issues • Experience with design/operations of electrical transmission, distribution, or generation • Experience with PLC programming • Ability to read, analyze and design electrical schematics • Strong writing skills with the ability to write technical documents clearly, accurately, and with technical rigor • Experience writing white papers and industry publications • Excellent oral communication skills • Ability to work independently with a strong sense of initiative • Shipboard experience in operation and maintenance of Navy Systems • Demonstrated the ability to come up to speed quickly on a new project and balance multiple tasks • Strong technical experience with coordinating electrical engineering and design activities.
General Job Template Description
Researches, develops, designs, and tests electrical components, equipment, systems, and networks. Designs electrical equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for commercial, industrial, and domestic purposes.
9 Years with Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with Masters; 4 Years with PhD.- Newport News Shipbuilding requires a Bachelor's Degree in engineering from an ABET accredited program.
Req ID: 8704
Department: E70 A1B PROPULSION PLANT PLANNING YARD
Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)
Travel Required: Yes, up to 10% of the time
Relocation: No relocation assistance available
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Virtual/Telework Opportunity: No-Teleworking is not available for this position
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Clearance Type: No - Clearance Not Required to Start
Who We Are - About HII
Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.
As a condition of employment with Newport News Shipbuilding, you are required to provide proof that you are fully vaccinated for COVID 19 or fit within an exemption under the law. Accordingly, employment is conditioned on providing proof of vaccination or having an approved exemption prior to starting employment.
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