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Electrical Engineer (Top Secret Clearance with Full-Scope Poly)

Lion Federal Newport News ,VA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $67,003 to $93,428 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: dental, life_insurance, medical, vision, 401k
Job Description

Lion Federal, a cutting-edge information technology consulting firm, is located right outside our nation’s capital and provides talented resources to the U.S. Federal government. We believe in taking care of our most precious assets, our people!

We provide a performance-based compensation plan along with great additional benefits. They include: Paid time-off; 10 paid holidays; 401(k) retirement plan; Comprehensive Health, dental and vision insurance (100% paid by the company); Telecommuting (selected positions); Direct deposit; and tuition reimbursement.

Bigger isn’t always better! Working at Lion Federal will give you all the perks of a big employer in addition to advantages not found at larger institutions:

  • Build strong relationships with all levels of employees – you have direct access to the boss and there are less of them.
  • Faster response time – without all the red tape, you can get answers more quickly.
  • You are not a number – you get a sense of ownership because you can voice ideas an opinion and have them heard. LF makes decisions with you in mind
  • More nimble and flexible – there are not too many layers of management to slow down your ideas, suggestion and recommendations. There is a greater opportunity to react quickly to customer needs and stand out from the crowd.
  • Learn multiple skills and be closer to the mission – You can wear many hats and have a direct impact on the company’s drive and direction. You are on the front line and a critical piece of the company’s success.

MUST HAVE: active TS/SCI clearance with Full-scope poly – no exceptions

JOB DESCRIPTION

Serve as the on-site Electrical Engineer supporting an enterprise Base Operations Support contract in the Central Virginia Area. This individual will be responsible for developing, leading and overseeing multiple, complex facilities projects to achieve project objectives and meet customer requirements. They must demonstrate and apply highly developed interpersonal, analytical and communication (written and verbal) skills the ability to manage complex programs in a diverse and dynamic environment with short-notice tasking’s under high pressure situations.

Responsibilities include:

  • Start-up, testing, troubleshooting and design of analog and digital control systems and facilities systems
  • Assist in developing capital project programs for new equipment and major repairs; direct and coordinate manufacturing. Construction, installation, maintenance, support, documentation, and testing activities lo ensure compliance with specifications, codes, and customer requirements
  • Compile data and write reports regarding existing and potential engineering studies and projects
  • Conduct field surveys and study maps, graphs. diagrams, and other data to identify and correct power system problems
  • Design, implement, maintain, and improve electrical instruments, equipment, facilities, component, products, and system.
  • Inspect completed installations and observe operations to ensure conformance to design and equipment specifications and compliance with operational and safety standards
  • Perform detailed calculations to compute and establish manufacturing, construction, and installation standards and specifications
  • Oversee and coordinate operations, maintenance, repair, and inspections of all equipment and mechanical rooms
  • Coordinate maintenance, repair, and engineering for the vertical transportation systems; oversee and coordinate activities with the trade shops, including prioritization of work, review of ongoing projects, and inspection of installed equipment; oversee and coordinate electrical Work Requests, service orders and projects.
  • Serve as subject matter expert (SME) for electrical system related activities
  • Utilize design techniques, tools, and principals involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models
  • Coordinate activities with architecture, engineering, construction, and space planning efforts, including operation, maintenance, repair, inspections for all equipment and mechanical rooms

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university in Electrical Engineering.
  • (5) years' experience applying substantive electrical engineering in facilities operations to initiate. lead, plan, implement, develop risk mitigation strategies, and ensure quality through testing and validation activities.
  • Must possess a current TS/SCI clearance with polygraph.
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certified.

Other Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Working knowledge in and programming experience with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) and Distributed Control Systems (DCS) for process control and Supervisory Control and Data Acquisitions Systems (SCADA)
  • Familiar with Honeywell and Carrier Control Systems and other similar control systems
  • Demonstrated thorough knowledge of AC/DC electronic theory, solid state electronics, control systems, computer operations and data transfer protocols and project management practices
  • Certification in Facilities Management of PMP, is desired.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Expert computer skills, specifically Microsoft Office Suite
  • Working knowledge of CMMS and MAXIMO

BENEFITS

We provide a performance-based compensation plan along with great additional benefits. They include: Commission, Paid time-off; 10 paid holidays; 401(k) retirement plan; Comprehensive Health, dental and vision insurance (100% paid by the company); Telecommuting (selected positions); Direct deposit; and tuition reimbursement.

Company Description
Bigger isn’t always better! Working at Lion Federal will give you all the perks of a big employer plus advantages not found at larger company:

• Build strong relationships with all levels of employees – you have direct access to the boss and there are less of them.
• Faster response time – without all the red tape, you can get answers more quickly.
• You are not a number – you get a sense of ownership because you can voice ideas an opinion and have them heard. LF makes decisions with you in mind
• More nimble and flexible – there are not too many layers of management to slow down your ideas, suggestion and recommendations. There is a greater opportunity to react quickly to customer needs and stand out from the crowd.
• Learn multiple skills and be closer to the mission – You can wear many hats and have a direct impact on the company’s drive and direction. You are on the front line and a critical piece of the company’s success.

Lion Federal

Why Work Here?

We believe in performance based compensation along with great additional benefits.

Bigger isn’t always better! Working at Lion Federal will give you all the perks of a big employer plus advantages not found at larger company: • Build strong relationships with all levels of employees – you have direct access to the boss and there are less of them. • Faster response time – without all the red tape, you can get answers more quickly. • You are not a number – you get a sense of ownership because you can voice ideas an opinion and have them heard. LF makes decisions with you in mind • More nimble and flexible – there are not too many layers of management to slow down your ideas, suggestion and recommendations. There is a greater opportunity to react quickly to customer needs and stand out from the crowd. • Learn multiple skills and be closer to the mission – You can wear many hats and have a direct impact on the company’s drive and direction. You are on the front line and a critical piece of the company’s success.

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Newport News, VA
USA

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