McKean Defense Engineer (Navigation Systems) in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Tracking Code 2731-317 Job Description

McKean Defense is an employee owned Naval Life Cycle Management, Engineering, Enterprise Transformation and Program Management business headquartered in Philadelphia, PA. McKean’s engineers, developers, technical staff, programmers, analysts, and program managers identify and deploy new shipboard technologies, integrate information technology across shipboard platforms, and develop strategies to support the Warfighter. McKean’s employees create strategic solutions to help customers reach new levels of mission support and transform their organizations.

McKean Defense is seeking an Engineer to support Hull, Mechanical, and Electrical (HM&E;) systems aboard US Navy ships. Responsibilities to include system testing, troubleshooting, operation, and maintenance; development and review of technical documentation such as engineering drawings, ship change documents (SCDs), and test procedures; project planning to include budgeting and scheduling.

Required Skills

BS Degree in Engineering

Excellent communication, both written and verbaCandidate must have active Secret clearance, or be clearable.

Required Experience

5 years engineering experience in support of US Navy

Navigation systems experience is preferred. This could include (but not limited to) Integrated Bridge Systems (IBS), Voyage Management System (VMS), Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS-N).

Experience with development and review of technical documentation to include engineering drawings and test procedures.

Knowledge of Navy programs, organizations, functions, and responsibilities

Travel up to 25% of the time

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.

McKean Defense is an E-Verify company.

Job Location Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States Position Type Full-Time/Regular

Tracking Code: 2731-317

Job Location: Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States

Position Type: Full-Time/Regular