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Electrical Engineer

Electrical Engineer

Location: Vandenberg AFB, CA
Duration: 6 Months

Researches, develops, designs, and tests electrical components, equipment, systems, and networks. Designs electrical equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for commercial, industrial, and domestic purposes.

Facility Systems Electrical Engineer - Member of the Engineering and Infrastructure department whose responsibilities include the design, operation and maintenance of ground (fixed and portable) electrical power systems used at all client Sites.

Assignments will include electrical engineering support of, but not limited to:
- Design, operation, maintenance of medium and low voltage electrical power systems supporting launch complexes and related facilities, including circuitry, cabling, electrical components, instrumentation, and controls
- Assist technical staff and contractors in the design, operation, and maintenance of new/existing electromechanical systems, including insight into the mechanical operation of these systems
- Develop new and revise existing operational test procedures and maintenance documentation associated with launch facility electromechanical systems, primary and backup power (medium and low voltage (12kV, 480V, 120V, 24V control, etc.) systems
- Coordination of Base High Voltage supply infrastructure and readiness in support of Launch Operations
- Design, operation, maintenance of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), or similar firmware controllers, supporting launch complexes and related facilities
- Support development activities for new upcoming launch systems, customer funded special studies, mission unique modifications, or other major facility modifications and/or system upgrades
- Disposition of corrective actions and coordination with cross- functional groups to identify/implement solutions and drive strategic improvements relative to launch operations
- Apply technical engineering knowledge and expertise in the completion of all aspects of an identified project including technological considerations, cost/financial considerations, administration and schedule management
- Develop and coordinate technical portions of proposals, statements of work and contract specifications. Apply knowledge of regulatory and certifying agency requirements to ensure product and/or service is in compliance. Apply knowledge of functional testing requirements to ensure product and/or service meets or exceeds customer expectations
- Must understand and comply with (EWR 127- 1) Range Safety design and operational requirements in performance of duties
- Support maintenance and improvement projects in close coordination with Operation Systems Engineering group to ensure system readiness in support of launch vehicle processing

External Basic Requirements:
- Bachelor’s Degree is required (Electrical Engineering degree is preferred), will consider Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering Degree with equivalent real- world work experience.
- 2- 6 years of experience working electrical/power engineering in an Aerospace, Utilities, or similarly complex environment. A Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering may be used to satisfy 2 years of experience.
- Excellent communication, writing and oral skills and have the ability to work with a wide range of team members including customers and subcontractors
- Proficient knowledge in Microsoft Office products such as Excel, Word, Power Point and Project
- Experience with Computer Aided Design software such as AutoCAD, Revit, and Tekla
- Work will primarily be in an office type environment, with some field operations and maintenance support (launch pad and processing facilities) involving certification for working at height, working in confined space, and working in areas of stored hazardous rocket propellant commodities and high-pressure gases.

Requires a bachelor’s degree and 2 - 6 years of experience (for external candidates only). Provides solutions to a variety of engineering/ scientific problems that require knowledge of company products and processes. Contributes to the completion of milestones associated with specific projects. Failure to achieve expected results may cause project delays and result in additional costs. Works under general supervision. Interprets procedures when performing an assignment. May modify adjustments to standard approaches. Work is reviewed for soundness of technical judgment, overall adequacy and accuracy.
Job Number: 19-12035
Job Location: Vandenberg AFB, CA
Per Diem: split
Overtime: possible
Duration: 6 months
Start Date: 9/30/19
Input Date: 09/09/2019
Last Updated: 09/26/2019
Attention: Constance Whitcomb
Address: 4620 E 53RD ST
City, State: DAVENPORT, IA 52807
Phone: 312/502-4795

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