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Job #: R-00027167
Location: Washington, DC
Category: Electrical Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 50% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Senior Power Systems Electrical Engineer to provide support for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Power Services Group under the National Air-Space Implementation Support Contract (NISC III) with respect to power engineering.

In this role you will:

  • Provide engineering consultation for compliance with FAA and industry standards and best practices and provide recommendations for solutions in all phases of the system’s lifecycle including: contract, policy, site survey, design and design review, and implementation.
  • Participate in the development, administration, management, logistic, and strategy of project planning and implementation
  • Perform engineering design, calculation and drawing, and analysis.
  • Experience with some or all of the following are required: short circuit coordination, arc flash studies, engine generator, UPS, grounding, lightning protection.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 9 years of professional experience; or 7 years of professional experience with a related Masters degree.
  • Power engineering experience is a must.  Other electrical engineering disciplines may be considered but must have strong knowledge of power systems.
  • Recent experience in using power systems tools such as SKM and engineering drawing tool such as AutoCAD.
  • Ability to travel 25-50% of the time.
  • Ability to obtain a Public Trust clearance.
  • Working knowledge and proficiency utilizing Microsoft Office applications to include: MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook and MS Power Point.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of national/international/government standards and orders on power system design and technologies, short circuit coordination, arc flash studies, engine generator, UPS and other systems
  • Knowledge of FAA systems, technical policies, standards and orders.

External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

Yes

Clearance Level Required:

None

Travel:

Yes, 50% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Electrical Engineering

Leidos

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 www.Leidos.com.

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