Associate Engineer

Reston, VA
Jul 09, 2019
Jul 21, 2019
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Full Time
Job Description:Do you want to grow your career and be part of a team solving critical challenges that affect the world?Leidos Civil is leading the way in solving internationally pressing issues, including:Energy engineering - Restoring power during hurricane efforts; helping communities achieve significant energy savingsEnvironmental management - Delivering innovative environmental solutions and wildlife conservation plansIT infrastructure modernization - Helping 2+ million citizens recover from identity theft; maintaining global biometrics systemsTransportation security solutions - Securing US borders with 1200+ radiation and explosive monitors; designing vehicle solutions that save lives, reduce congestion, and boost fuel efficiency If you desire to be an integral part of a dynamic team of science and technology leaders, then Leidos Civil is the place for you!Protect yourself and your family, with the benefits of working for a world-class employer.When you join Leidos, you join a Fortune 500 company and one of Ethisphere Institute's \"World's Most Ethical Companies\"Leidos Practical Answers for a Complicated WorldWe have an Entry Level Electrical Engineer position located in our Lisle, IL location. The Electrical Engineer will be responsible for design and planning related activities associated with electric transmission, distribution and substation facilities. This includes preparation of single-lines, schematics, and wiring designs for substations, as well as preparation of system models for load, fault, and protection analysis. Responsibilities will also include preparation of studies and reports for transmission and distribution systems. Responsibilities: Project scope development Relay One Line design Three Line AC schematic design DC protection schematic design Panel layout and wiring design Develop Bill of Materials based on design criteria Complete project lifecycle support from scoping to final design and implementation Construction Support Applying the minimum requirements of the National Electrical Safety Code to the design processes Working with client standards to implement design Working with a designer/drafter to create the required drawings for each project Successful candidates must comply with quality control and safe work practices and maintain compliance with project scope, schedule and budget. This position will be a member of a design team comprised of engineers, designers, and CAD technicians and will work with client standards to implement design BS in electrical engineering Entry level engineer experience with 1+ year of experience with either internships and coops, and/or course work with electric utility design preferred Engineer Intern (\"\"EI\" or \"EIT\") professional certification preferred Knowledge of substation design and protective relaying a plus Ability to meet deadlines under pressure situations Team player who can work effectively in team environment Self-starter who work independently with minimal direction Strong written and verbal communication skills required when interfacing with clients and staff Detail oriented Strong analytical skills and proven problem solver in both team and independent environments High level of computer competency Willingness to travel to project and/or client sitesLeidosCollegePowerDeliveryPDSSUBSTATION

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