Electrical/Electronics Engineer Portsmouth, Virginia, United States
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CDI Corporation (NYSE:CDI) has delivered engineering services to blue-chip clients with operations in markets around the world for the past 60 years. We are a $1.1 billion company with a solid balance sheet.
CDI Marine Company is a division of CDI Government Services and a leader in providing our clients with high quality, cost effective engineering, design and logistics services in the marine industry.
CDI Marine Company was awarded the Virginia Values Veterans (V3) Governor's Award in 2016.
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CDI Corporation is an EEO/An Affirmative Action M/F/D/V Employer.
Design and engineer electrical/electronics components for installation on ships.
Provide waterfront support, field engineering and detailed design and engineering support for CVN and L-Boats.
Understand engineering/design specifications and engineering principles and methods, to perform engineering analysis and resolve engineering problems of moderate complexity.
Working knowledge of engineering analysis and design applications programs is required.
Provide engineering calculation, technical solutions and professional guidance for electrical, IC and communication systems.
Responsible for research, development, regulation adherence, material conditions surveying and industrial oversight.
Maintain superior customer relations and communications.
Strive to maintain quality products, within schedule and cost.
Work independently providing waterfront support, field engineering and detailed design and engineering support to the NNSY.
Collect and analyze technical data for design or feasibility studies.
Evaluate performance and life-cycle operational requirements and develops engineering design to meet customer requirements.
Prepare layouts and specifications; review design proposals and drawings; and assure that specifications meet performance requirements.
Provide electrical engineering expertise to the development of technical specifications, requisition and bid documents, inspection and testing requirements, etc.
Apply specialized engineering knowledge and training to analyze and resolve design and production issues.
Translate design to drawing of 440VAC/120VAC, 24VDC and 12VDC power distribution systems on small to medium size craft.
Design systems utilizing IEEE-45, Coast Guard and military regulations for selections of components, cabling, hardware, etc and working knowledge of current installation practices.
Perform voltage drop calculations, load analysis and any additional calculations used in the selection of and proving electrical system designs.
Effectively use Computer Aided Design principles, both 2-D and 3-D and Microsoft applications such as Word, Excel, Access and Power Point.
Demonstrate the ability to work in an open communicative environment, and be able to adapt to changing design requirements rapidly.
Attend meetings and provide professional recommendations as requested.
Professionally interface with customers and vendors.
Provide project management, project supervision, planning, organizing and supervising designers / drafters and technicians.
Prepare engineering sketches to help designers and drafters to complete engineering drawings.
Check and review documents produced by other members of the department for completion and accuracy.
Develop and apply advance methods, theories, and research techniques in the investigation and solution of complex technical problems.
Plan, conduct, and evaluate projects or moderate phases of significant projects, coordinating efforts with engineers and staff.
Develop and perform formal technical reports summarizing analyses, calculations and engineering studies.
MINIMUM SKILL REQUIREMENTS :
Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
Proficiency in the use of industry standard electrical design tools.
Proficiency in the use of AutoCAD.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite, especially EXCEL, essential.
Knowledge of all phases on the engineering discipline.
Ability and experience managing multiple projects simultaneously.
Extensive attention to detail, ability to multi-task and the drive to take ownership in one's work.
Work independently (with minimal supervision) or on project teams.
Applicant will be subject to a security investigation and must meet the eligibility requirements to obtain and maintain a security clearance issued by the US Government. In addition to the security clearance, this position may require an additional background screening for base access.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
CARRYING and LIFTING. Ability to transport and lift up to 30 lbs.
Boat check craft on trailers or in the water.
Employee is required to access remote areas of multi-level vessels
Must comply with Company's Driver Safety Policy if assigned to operate company and/or rental vehicles