Electrical Engineer -Mid Level

Employer
Leidos
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
Sep 19, 2021
Closes
Sep 21, 2021
Ref
99851670
Hours
Full Time
Description Job Description:Leidos is a Fortune 500 (TM) company aimed at embracing and solving some of the world's most pressing challenges. Through science and technology, Leidos makes the world safer, healthier and more efficient.Our Civil Group offers an array of exciting career opportunities for the best IT, energy, logistics and engineering professionals.The Leidos Civil Group is seeking a senior Electrical Engineer to join the National Airspace System (NAS) Integration Support Contract (NISC) team. Bachelor's degree (BS) from an accredited college in an engineering discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 5 years of professional experience; or 3 years of professional experience with a related Master's degree.The candidate shall have comprehensive knowledge of NFPA 70 (National Electric Code,) NFPA 70E (Standard for Electrical Safety in Workplace,) and NFPA 780 (Standard for the Installation of Lightning Protection Systems.) The candidate shall prepare electrical calculations and studies and originate complete construction packages that include calculations, drawings and specifications for new or existing air traffic control facilities with complex power distribution and HVAC systems. Must possess significant experience in engineering of power distribution systems and grounding of mission critical facilities that including one or more of the following: single-phase systems, three-phase systems, one or more commercial power service, backup engine generators, DC systems, etc. Large campus distribution is a plus; low voltage experience is necessary, medium voltage is a plus.Must have experience in conducting complete calculations and studies by hand and by using nationally recognized electrical analysis software. The required calculations and studies include load flow; voltage drop; short circuit current; sizing of transformers, generators; complete low voltage protective device coordination studies; and arc flash hazard energy calculations. The candidate will be required to prepare electrical calculations, studies, technical reports, cost estimates; and review and analyze complete electrical construction packages prepared by others that will include all of the above, and review construction packages of other engineering disciplines for coordination with electrical design.The candidate must be a self-starter and have good communication skills to coordinate project activities of a multi-cultural and cross-functional team including clients and contractors.In addition, must be able to pass the Public Trust security investigation prior to starting with Leidos.External Referral Bonus:EligibleExternal Referral Bonus $:1000Potential for Telework:NoClearance Level Required:NoneTravel:Yes, 10% of the timeScheduled Weekly Hours:40Shift:DayRequisition Category:ProfessionalJob Family:Electrical EngineeringPay Range: