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Huntington Ingalls Industries ENGINEER 4 in Newport News, Virginia



Newport News, Virginia, United States

Date: Jan 13, 2021

Job Description

This position is in support of the Gerald R. Ford Class Aircraft Carrier Propulsion Plant engineering team responsible for large, complex, electromechanical machinery within the Propulsion Plant. Candidate should have full knowledge and be capable of applying extensive technical expertise to electrical and mechanical engineering principles to develop technical solutions to complex problems for large military application electromechanical equipment. Responsibilities will include design, construction, test, technical analysis, deviation resolution, and technical leadership of a junior engineering staff. Candidate should be able to communicate effectively and clearly present technical approaches and findings both verbally and in writing. Work is performed without appreciable direction. Candidate should guide the successful completion of major programs and may function in a project leadership role.

This benchmark is intended to be used by companies that have generic classifications engaged in research and/or product development encompassing primarily one or more of the following engineering disciplines: electronics, electrical, mechanical, and/or chemical.

Basic Qualifications

9 Years with Bachelor's in Science; 7 Years with Master's; 4 Years with PhD. Newport News Shipbuilding requires a Bachelor's Degree in engineering from an ABET accredited program.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with motor or valve actuator controllers.

  • Experience with leading a staff of 2-4 junior engineers.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Experience with Department of Defense/military products.

  • Experience with end-user support and troubleshooting.

    Req ID: 4528


    Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265)

    Travel Required: Yes, 10%-25% of the time

    Shift: 1st

    Relocation: Relocation assistance will be available

    Education: Bachelor's Degree

    Virtual/Telework Opportunity: Yes-May Consider Occasional/Part-time Teleworking for this position

    US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

    Clearance Type: No - Clearance Not Required to Start

    Company Statement:

    Huntington Ingalls Industries employs more than 42,000 people throughout the United States and around the world. We are America’s largest military shipbuilder and one of the largest defense contractors for unmanned systems, nuclear and environmental services and fleet sustainment. Our employees build, engineer and innovate complex products and solutions for our customers on a daily basis - we do the Hard Stuff, Done Right. Each year we hire thousands of business, engineering, IT professionals and tradespersons to accomplish our mission. Why not become part of something bigger than yourself, find your purpose, and join HII today.

    EEO Statement:

    Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.