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Job #: R-00013474
Location: Oklahoma City, OK
Category: Electrical Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

The NISC III program within the Civil group at Leidos is seeking a Air Route Traffic Control Center (ARTCC) Critical Essential Power System (ACEPS) / Power Plant Engineer with Mobile and Stationary Power Plant experience to support the FAA customer.

The Power Services Group within the NISC III program needs this expertise to support the replacement of the existing ACEPS Critical and Standby Systems.

Specific duties for the position include:
  • Perform facility electrical inspections on the power systems installed or modified by the Power Systems Group for compliance with the applicable FAA orders and directives.
  • Review engineering packages and submittals provided by FAA contractors and vendors.
  • Complete written responses and track action items associated with the action items identified while performing facility inspections and site visits.
  • Participate in preparation of briefings and white papers on a variety of power related issues that need to be briefed and reported to upper FAA management and executives.
  • Assist in preparation of technical document requirements related to power systems that are being fielded.
  • Participate in the review and rewriting of power systems related orders, standards and specifications.
  • Participate in a wide variety of program management activities with FAA Organizations, Contractors, local authorities and the program office in the design, acquisition, implementation, project close out, testing and evaluation as tasked by the program manager.
  • Assist in developing an action plan that can improve the system performance and reliability to support Air Traffic Operations without loss of service.
  • Work as a team member and be accountable for meeting the scheduled dates for tasked items.

  • Experience in electrical power generation, stationary and mobile systems; deployment, maintenance, repair, and inspections.
  • Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline with 5 years of professional experience.or if no degree, additional equivalent experience/combined education,
  • Ability to assess inefficiencies in generators and generator plants that have reduced availability and reliability.
  • Must have a strong background in Mobile and Stationary power plants, Automated Transfer Switches and associated switchgear and equipment.
  • Must be able to travel to facilities within the continental US (CONUS), the territories of the US, Guam and Puerto Rico 30% of the time.
  • Ability to obtain a Public Trust clearance.

Desired qualifications:
  • Ability to install, remove, and operate electrical power generating and control systems, automatic transfer switches, and associated equipment.
  • Knowledge of principles of electronics and electricity, including generation, conversion, transformation, distribution, and utilization.
  • Ability to interpret instrument and meter readings; wiring diagrams, schematics, drawings, and technical publications.
  • Ability to identify types, capacity, and purpose of high and low voltage circuits, circuit breakers, switches, fuses, regulators, relays, instruments, and meters associated with electric generation and distribution.
  • Ability to maintain, modify, and repair electrical power generating and control systems, automatic transfer switches, and associated equipment. Performs inspections and interprets findings to determine corrective action.
  • Ability to assess installed equipment for serviceability and to ensure compliance with publications, policies, and directives.
  • Ability to furnish information for reports, and recommend changes to correct defective equipment or improve operating procedures.

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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