BAE Systems Principal Electrical Engineer in Kingsport, Tennessee
BAE Systems, one of the world's largest defense contractors and a stable Fortune 500 Company, is hiring Electrical Engineers to primarily support projects at the Holston Army Ammunition Plant in Kingsport, TN, with occasional travel to and support of projects at Radford Army Ammunition Plant.
We have multiple positions available for Electrical Engineers with experience in either power systems design or instrumentation and control systems design. The power systems engineers will work on medium and low voltage designs for new manufacturing facilities including transformers, motor control centers, wiring, lighting, grounding, and lightning protection systems. Instrumentation and control systems engineers will work to design and specify instrumentation, PLC-based control systems and networks. Both positions will work within a project team to develop designs for new manufacturing facilities, upgrades to existing facilities, and support project planning, proposals, and commissioning.
The Electrical Engineers will:
o Develop concept designs and trade studies for new facilities.
o Analyze existing plant infrastructure and recommend upgrade plans and strategies.
o Prepare and present technical aspects of projects during internal and external design and program reviews.
o Provide technical direction to electrical designers and drafting personnel.
o Develop design drawings, scopes-of-work, and equipment specifications.
o Develop subcontract scopes of work, estimates, and proposals.
o Review design submittals from design firms and subcontractors.
o Provide technical support to the construction management organization in support of subcontractors.
BAE Systems helps protect those who protect us. At our R&D and manufacturing facility at the Holston Army Ammunition Plant in Kingsport, TN, we do this by developing safer explosives for our government and commercial customers. Holston AAP has provided high quality explosives for our soldiers since WWII and will continue to push the frontier of energetic material synthesis and manufacturing with your help. Learn more about this area of our business at www.baesystems.com/OSIjobs .
Minimum Education And Experience
Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience
Required Skills And Education
o Required education: Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering or closely related field and 8 years relevant experience.
o Experience in the design of power or in controls and instrumentation for chemical manufacturing facilities.
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. With headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, this Platform and Services Group of BAE Systems employs nearly 11,000 professionals at more than 30 locations worldwide. Platform and Services is a global leader in the design, development, production, and service support of armored combat vehicles, major and minor caliber naval guns and missile launchers, canisters, artillery systems, and intelligent munitions. People are the greatest asset in any Company. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression
Principal Electrical Engineer