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Electrical Engineer/ Controls Eng

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Job Number:
644487
Job Category:
Electrical Engineering
Location:
RESTON, VA US
Schedule:
Full-time
Travel:
None
Shift:
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
No
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Description:
Leidos is seeking a mid-level to senior Electrical, Instrumentation and/or Controls Engineer for a position in Northern Virginia. This position requires an active TS/SCI to start, and candidate will be required to submit for polygraph. Candidate will be part of a team conducting applied research and development, including the development and assessment of models and simulation of real-world systems.

The successful candidate will:
* provide in-depth engineering analysis, assessment and characterization of notional and actual facility installations with special emphasis on the installation’s electrical feed (distribution and transmission), backup power generation, process controls, and security posture. 
* Interface with customer support activities, to include field testing and CONUS travel;
* Provide relevant fixes to identified problems;
* Analyze complex system requirements;
* Prepare required program and user level documentation;
* Provide guidance in software development techniques;
* Coordinate activities to ensure proper implementation according to specifications; develop system alternative solutions;
* Prepare test plans and test data of cross domain system;
* Participate in project reviews

Qualifications:
Education: Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, Chemical Engineering or a related field, with at least 6 years of relevant work experience, or a Bachelor’s degree in these same fields with 8 years of relevant work experience. 
 
Required Skills: The successful candidate must:

*have fluency in MATLAB, SIMULINK or similar simulation environment
*possess strong analytical skills in the areas of adaptive filter theory, spectral estimation, detection and estimation theory, linear algebra, and/or stochastic processes
*be able to work well in a small team environment, to include providing data collection and analysis support at customer sponsored field tests   
*Experience in Industrial Controls Systems and/or SCADA, particularly in a chemical manufacturing facility
*Experience with AnlyLogic, RePast or other modeling and simulation software packages
*Experience with high performance computing (HPC)
*Familiarity across operating systems, including Windows, Linux, Mac OSX, MS-DOS, and SUN
*Experience with software programs such as AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Google Sketchup, TerraExplorer

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit www.Leidos.com. The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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