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Job #: R-00023586
Location: Bridgewater, VA
Category: Engineering Drafting
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

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Job Description:

The Special Projects Division currently has an opening for an Electrical CAD Designer/Drafter providing onsite support for multiple manned aerial platforms being delivered to our customer at OCONUS locations.  The job of the Electrical CAD Designer/Drafter is to perform engineering support of specific airborne imaging sensors as well as documentation pertaining to the overall aircraft installation. Specific duties will include but not be limited to; collecting, maintaining, organizing, and compiling technical data for the aircraft and sensors, to include extensive utilization of Electrical CAD to capture system interconnectivity.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Performs tasks in the operation and application of Computer Aided Design (CAD) equipment
  • Creates and modifies detailed drawings using CAD hardware and software from sketches, layouts or notes provided by engineering
  • Contributes design modifications to facilitate manufacturing operation or quality of product
  • Checks drawing plots versus the project input for correctness and conformance to standards
  • Works with engineers regarding model accuracy, design, drafting standards and ECN/ECR documentation
  • May work with system management including file maintenance, backup and storage

Basic Qualifications

  • High School and two (2) years of experience; or Associate degree related discipline and less than 1 year of related experience. Additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • Experience must include an understanding of basic electronics principles and theory
  • Previous CAD experience required
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance
  • Be willing to relocate to Harrisonburg, Virginia area

Preferred Qualifications

  • Four (4) or more years of experience
  • Prior military avionics experience strongly desired
  • Active Secret clearance

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Engineering Drafting


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 33,000 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

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