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Sr Eng II - Systems Engineer/ DOD DOE

cps/comtech Oak Ridge, TN

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Position: Sr Eng II - Systems Engineer

Location: Oak Ridge, TN


*this is a 6+ month contract position


This position will provide support to the Uranium Processing Facility (UPF) located at the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, Tennessee. UPF will be built by 2025 for $6.5 billion and will be a first-of-its-kind complex for enriched uranium operations in support of Y-12 missions. UPF is one of the Department of Energy’s largest investments in Tennessee since the Manhattan Project and one of the National Nuclear Security Administration’s largest construction projects. When complete, UPF will: replace a 70-year-old facility with modern buildings, reduce operational costs and energy consumption, improve worker safety, and provide enriched uranium capabilities well into the future. The UPF project has multiple work schedules that are subject to change and may require employees to work overtime and/or night shift when a business need arises. The core construction working hours are between 7:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The core engineering hours are between 8:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Work schedule and overtime are to be approved in advance by supervisors.


Eligibility for this position requires US citizenship; the successful candidate must provide proof of US citizenship in order to obtain badge access to the site. Candidate must complete security questionnaire and successfully clear site access requirements check. All employees are subject and agree to random drug and alcohol testing as a condition of employment. Must be able to obtain a security clearance, as applicable.


Position Responsibilities:

Review and prepare systems engineering documents related to the requirements generation, management, and verification.

Properly interpret and apply codes & standards and customer design requirements, for the compilation of verification evidence.

Coordinate with other engineering disciplines and job functions, review project design criteria, vendor drawings/manuals, construction inspection records, and start-up test reports.

Prepare engineering change packages for requirements management and configuration managed documentation.

Coordinate technical issues with Startup & Commissioning for support of Operational Readiness.

Deliver verification packages to facilitate the turnover of completed systems and facilities to clientele.

Demonstrate leadership qualities with emphasis on continuous improvement and team building, and interpersonal communication skills.

Participates in and fosters a work environment that is based upon openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation, and satisfaction.


Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited university or college with at least 9 years of relevant technical experience, or in lieu of a degree, 15 or more years of relevant experience.

Must be a US citizen.

Must be able to complete and pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check which includes verification of employment and education.

Must be able to obtain a site security badge for access to the worksite.


Preferred Qualifications:

Professional Registration in Engineering, Experience on DOE or DOD projects, Familiarity with implementation of requirements in design, Experience working on a large, complex EPC contract, Experience in performing functional analysis, Experience working with requirements management databases, Experience in performing design and/or requirements change impact analysis.



Oak Ridge, TN



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