Leidos Electrical Engineer (Electrical Safety / Security system expertise) in ORLANDO, Florida

Description:

The National Airspace System Integration Support Contract (NISC III) program within Leidos' Civil Group is seeking a Part-Time senior level Electrical Engineer (up to 1500 hours annually).

The position will provide support to the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) Mobile Asset Management Program (MAMP) National Program Office with focus on support to the Mobile Asset Deployment Center (MADC).

*This is a virtual position based out of the Orlando Florida area.

Electrical Engineers will also be expected to consult on electrical safety issues, and called upon to design and conduct design reviews of complex electrical/electronic systems, components, and equipment associated with the modernization, expansion and upgrade of complex electrical, electronics and visual aids systems within the National Air Space (NAS) throughout the FAA. Electrical power systems may include combinations of more than one source of commercial power, auxiliary engine generators, power conditioning systems, uninterruptible power systems and complex switching and monitoring systems. The Electrical Engineer will use standards including but not limited to OSHA, NEC (NFPA 70), and NFPA 70E. The position will support the FAA as a subject matter expert in Electrical Safety and will be expected to complete assignments to adhere to long-term goals set by management.

The successful candidate will have expertise on electrical systems associated with physical security systems, to include security fencing and monitoring and camera systems. The individual will be heavily involved in the Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) process and efforts. Must have knowledge and expertise in the repair and/or modification of electrical systems, including both critical and essential distribution panels, and other necessary modifications including grounding and bonding.

Tasks:

•Evaluates electrical systems, products, components, and applications for applicability to enhancement of facility and systems security for FAA mobile assets by designing and conducting research and applying knowledge of electricity and materials.

•Confirms systems and components capabilities and limitations by reviewing test methods and component or system properties.

•Identifies suitable electrical, electronic, or mechanical products and systems by studying customer requirements.

•Assures installed product quality by evaluating electrical and electronic testing methods and by testing finished products and system capabilities.

•Prepares necessary product or system reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.

•Provides engineering information by answering questions and requests.

•Evaluates performance by ensuring systems are complying with federal and state regulations and meet Customer requirements.

•Supports program office with keeping equipment operational by following manufacturer's FAA directives, manufacturer’s instructions and other established procedures and by requesting repair service when applicable

•Maintains system or subsystem information and performance data base by entering system performance data.

•Supports projects by recommending training and guiding technicians.

•Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Requires in-depth knowledge of NFPA 70E and applicable OSHA standards, working knowledge of the NEC, and demonstrated working experience on or around energized equipment in an industrial setting including proper PPE in order to ensure a safe work environment and personnel safety.

Qualifications:

_Typical education and experience: _

  • Typically requires BS degree and 8 – 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6 – 10 years of prior relevant experience. May possess a Doctorate in technical domain.

_Basic qualifications:_

  • Requires expertise on electrical systems associated with physical security systems, to include security fencing and monitoring and camera systems.

  • Requires in-depth knowledge of NFPA 70E and applicable OSHA standards.

  • Working knowledge of the NEC.

  • Demonstrated working experience on or around energized equipment in an industrial setting, including proper PPE, in order to ensure a safe work environment and personnel safety.

  • Must have knowledge and expertise in the repair and/or modification of electrical systems, including both critical and essential distribution panels, and other necessary modifications including grounding and bonding.

_Desired experience: _

  • Professional Engineer (PE) in Electrical Engineering and

  • Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) knowledge and experience.

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.