General Dynamics Groton , CT 06349
Posted 3 weeks ago
Responsibilities for this Position
Electrical System and Component Engineer
Job ID: 2021-6147
EB Groton Shipyard
Opportunities are available in D429 for electrical system and component engineers. Successful candidates will be joining a strong and experienced engineering team in an exciting and fast-paced environment focused on designing power distribution, reactor plant, steam plant, and electric plant systems and equipment for the new COLUMBIA Class submarines.
D429 offers a unique engineering opportunity to work in any of a wide variety of electrical engineering concentrations (power generation and distribution, steam-plant and reactor-plant instrumentation & control, project management, etc.). D429 is comprised of a mix of experienced, mid-level, and entry-level engineers that focus on team building and knowledge sharing.
Successful candidates will be responsible for all aspects of their assigned systems or components, which includes:
Learning and understanding system/component operational needs
Defining and meeting functional and detailed requirements
Performing required calculations and modeling
Selecting standard components and subcomponents
Overseeing development of system/component drawings
Supporting development of associated technical documentation, including manuals, operating instructions, repair parts lists, preventative maintenance specifications, etc.
Managing all system and component interfaces including electrical, structural, piping, and mechanical
Supporting 3D model development and arrangement of systems and components
Overseeing subcontractor designs, manufacturing, testing, and qualification
Obtaining customer approval of designs and requirements via formal correspondence
Supporting the ongoing construction, testing, and time critical troubleshooting for the COLUMBIA Class submarine at the Electric Boat Quonset Point and Groton shipyards
Ideal candidates for D429 possess a diverse knowledge of electrical engineering concepts, excellent written and verbal communication skills, and a strong drive to meet requirements on schedule and budget with a focus on achieving the highest quality. This is your opportunity to contribute to the design and construction of the next generation of submarines.
Some overtime and travel may be required