Engineer with Security Clearance

Employer
HII Mission Technologies
Location
Alexandria, Virginia
Posted
Apr 01, 2024
Closes
Apr 09, 2024
Ref
2741850074
Discipline
Engineering
Position Type
Engineer
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Requisition Number: 14383 Required Travel: 0 - 10% Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt Hours Per Week: 40 Security Clearance: Secret Level of Experience: College WHO WE ARE HII is recognized as one of America's top large company employers and is driven by strong values and ethics that puts people's safety and well-being first. HII employees continuously rise to the challenge of setting the highest standard of professional and ethical conduct and perform in concert with our company slogan "Hard Stuff Done Right". This position is for a large program supporting the U.S. Department of Defense's (DoD) Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Industrial Base Policy (IBP) within the National Capitol Region. The mission of the office is to ensure a healthy Defense Industrial Base (DIB) able to meet the warfighters' needs with industrial capabilities upon which the DoD can rely on in an era of great power competition to fulfill current and future warfighter capabilities. We will have multiple opportunities available (pending contract award) including Mechanical, Electrical, Materials, and System Engineers for various customer and/or HII locations. Remote or hybrid (remote/onsite) opportunities may be available. The Engineer 1 salary will range from $58,000 to $75,000 depending upon experience. We may be able to demonstrate flexibility based on experience. WHAT YOU WILL DO Performs engineering functions in one or more of the following specialties: electronics, electrical, mechanical, civil, naval, and/or chemical.
Support research and analysis on critical sectors (e.g., hypersonics, space, microelectronics, critical chemicals and minerals, castings and forgings, REEs, batteries and energy storage, sUAS) of the DIB, including all tiers of critical supply chains to identify areas of lagging and non-existent critical industrial capacity.
Support the assessment of critical technologies to develop recommendations on modifying existing designs, standards, specifications, materials, methods, applications, and processes to onshore and enhance manufacturability of critical capabilities that support national defense and security requirements. Collaborate with the Government in Integrated Product Team (IPT) activities that support the DIB critical sectors. Perform continuous assessments of each IPT's activities and their efficiency in developing accurate roadmaps to guide DIB investments. Support the implementation, transition, integration, and deployment of Government approved changes resulting from the R&D performed in support of this program.
Perform R&D assessments, analyses, and Analyses of Alternatives (AoAs) to develop recommendations that strengthen and maintain a DIB that is able to meet the warfighters' needs.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS 0 years experience with Bachelors in related field.
Knowledge of engineering principles, methods, and techniques. Effective data analysis and problem solving skills; attention to detail. Effective communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills.
Knowledge of relevant tools, equipment, hardware, and software including Microsoft Office suite programs, MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Experience or interest in materials, material applications, defense systems, and/or supply chains. Experience motivating or coordinating with a multidisciplinary team.
Must be eligible to hold a SECRET level security clearance. TS/SCI preferred. Must be a U.S. Citizen.
This opportunity resides with Cyber & Electronic Warfare, a business group within HII's Mission Technologies division. HII works within our nation's intelligence and cyber operations communities to defend our interests in cyberspace. Our deep expertise in network architecture, software and hardware development, cybersecurity and the electromagnetic environment uniquely enables us to support sensitive missions for federal agency partners. HII is a global engineering and defense technologies provider. With a 135-year history of trusted partnerships in advancing U.S. national security, HII delivers critical capabilities ranging from the most powerful and survivable naval ships ever built, to unmanned systems, ISR and AI/ML analytics. HII leads the industry in mission-driven solutions that support and enable a networked, all-domain force. Headquartered in Virginia, HII's skilled workforce is 44,000 strong. For more information, please visit: HII is committed to cultivating an inclusive company culture to promote collaboration and enhance creativity by hiring a diverse work force. HII is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.