Asc Marine Engineer

Employer
Alion
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Responsibilities Position Summary Do you want an opportunity to work with a major shipbuilding program in support of Department of Defense, that comes with long-term prospects? Here is your chance to work in all areas of shipbuilding to enhance your career development.Under general supervision, plans, designs, develops, and ensures the installation of complex combat systems and ensures requirements are defined and met according to specifications. Receives technical guidance and training from more experienced technical staff. Duties and Responsibilities Performs basic engineering work in analysis, design, development, evaluation, planning, testing and operation in support of higher-level engineers in the development of system and technical products. Typically employs established guidelines and instructions, and limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish task objectives. Duties often include the collection of information and data, performance of various tests, and engineering computations, measurements and analyses. Exhibits the ability to independently perform basic data validation and troubleshooting. Has some independent interaction with customers and provides input to project managers on programmatic and technical deliverables under guidance of more senior technical personnel. Complies with applicable quality and security procedures in the performance of duties. Provides recommendations for improvements to existing quality systems and applicable company procedures and guidelines. Provides systems engineering support of Contract Drawings using AutoCAD software understanding basic drawing, editing, and viewing tools with knowledge of the workspace and user interface. Abilities with managing layers and layer properties along with advanced drawing tools and features is desired.Develops PECPs, WFC Packages, Work Items, and Admin Packages; develops response rationale for GFIDs, Condition Reports, Trial Cards, Waivers, Deviations and Contract Letters.Supports meetings for all items identified above as required, including but not limited to Weekly C4ISR/CS meetings with the customer and other adhoc meetings.Provides coordination/liaison with other Government agencies and commercial companies to address and resolve technical issues.Conducts review of future change packages and determined package preparation dates in a joint review between PMS 377 and the PARMs.Conducts travel to outside activities and participate in shipboard trial events upon Government approval.Develops Contract Drawing Packages, Admin Packages, WFC Packages, and Work Items for previously identified discrepancies which need a government solution.Develops briefing materials that give the status of cost, schedule, and performance.Develops response rationale for government signature of GFIDs, Condition Reports, Waivers, Deviations and Contract Letters.Evaluates Combat System design changes for value as product improvements including the verification of design adequacy.Performs travel to outside activities and provides: trip reports, scheduling, documentation, reporting of meetings, briefings, studies, presentations, reports and point papers, data and correspondence files.Prepares PECP packages with supporting material.Provides trial card response rationale and all reference material to support position developed during trial card research, screening, and adjudication from all trial events. Qualifications Education and Experience Bachelors degree plus 2 to 4 years of relevant work experience. Degree must be in engineering, computer science, mathematics or a related discipline.In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 7 years of applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted based on education, or highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by market survey data.Experience using AutoCAD software, to include basic drawing, editing, and viewing tools along with knowledge of the work-space and user interface is required. Abilities with managing layers and layer properties along with advanced drawing tools and features is desired.Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Knowledge of AutoCAD software.A security clearance of an appropriate level will be required after employment.Knowledge of engineering principles, methods, and techniques within a specific area of expertise.Knowledge of relevant tools, equipment, hardware, and software.Effective organization level communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite programs, MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.Knowledge of Navy ship compartmentation.A security clearance of an appropriate level may be required after employment.This work is primarily performed in office areas, conference rooms, and similar environments. However, it may require traveling and visits to contractor's facilities and work performance sites within an industrial field office, outdoors and/or aboard ship while the ship is undergoing construction, alteration, activation, overhaul, repair and/or underway trials. Walking and climbing throughout the ship, in order to accomplish ship checks, may be required. Exposure to high noise levels, uncomfortable temperatures, heights or other industrial safety conditions will require use of personal protective clothing and equipment. Diversity Statement Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply. Please visit the Alion Careers site for more informationU.S. Citizenship Required.