Power Engineer

Job Number:
Job Category:
Energy / Power / Nuclear
Day Job
Potential for Teleworking:
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
The Defense & Intelligence Group has a current opening for an Electrical - Power Engineer for assignment in the Northern Virginia area supporting the U.S. Government. The position requires a TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph. The ideal candidate will have experience in definition and development of power distribution systems, and power and grounding design for high voltage application. The successful candidate will have the ability to to understand end-to-end system implications of power distribution system design; electronic circuit analysis; power system safety and EMI emissions design; high voltage power line cable design, modeling, and analysis; and system integration, testing, and troubleshooting. Further, the candidate should be capable of determining the root cause(s) of operational system performance degradation as well as have the ability to analyze and provide recommendations, develop test plans, oversee testing, and support technical reviews. The position requires some domestic (CONUS) travel. 

Engaged in a variety of challenging engineering projects involving aspects of design, analysis, specification, test, modification, and failure investigation of industrial power systems and equipment
Contributing role in projects covering specification, design or evaluation of electrical power systems
Read and interpret circuit diagrams and electrical schematics
Prepares detailed specifications and flowcharts for implementation of new internal systems or modifications to vendor systems
Evaluation of system or equipment performance against electrical codes and standards


BS degree in Civil or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience
Minimum of fifteen years of experience in facility development/engineering
Minimum of ten years of experience in requirements development and documentation
Experience in operational/system testing and evaluation (planning and execution)
Expertise in the use of Microsoft Office Products (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Project, Visio)
Experience in architecting electromechanical systems
Experience in architecting power distribution systems
Experience in using AUTOCAD

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.
Other Locations:  
Link for schema