Huntington Ingalls Industries AMSEC Engineer 3 in Newport News, Virginia


Job Title:

AMSEC Engineer 3

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External Job Description:

Position Specifics:

Candidate must possess:

-Electrical engineering background, with experience in facilities electrical engineering and conducting Arc Flash Analysis

-Able to obtain and maintain a Confidential Security clearance

-Experience with AutoCAD

-Be proficient using entire Microsoft Office Suite

-Professional Engineering License

This position will require travel up to 25% of the time to perform ship checks and surveys.

Responsible for Engineering and CAD services, developing and reviewing electrical requirements, schematics, and arrangement drawings. Conduct arch flash analysis in accordance with NFPA 70E and IEEE Std. 1584. Investigate and prepare Marine Electrical Load Analysis, Fault Current Analysis, and write purchase specifications for electrical system components.

He/She will work independently with minimal senior engineer support, perform ship checks on a variety of ship classes, explain system characteristics, and provide technical guidance to Designers. The Engineer will also investigate and prepare technical reports. Candidates must have good communication skills to convey instructions/guidance.

Performs engineering functions in one or more of the following specialties: electronics, electrical, mechanical, civil, naval, and/or chemical.

Office, industrial or shipboard environment. Capable of climbing ladders and tolerating confined spaces and extreme temperature variances. Lifting and moving of materials not to exceed the guidelines set for one man lift.

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Marketing Title:

AMSEC Engineer 3 (Electrical)

Basic Qualifications:

5 years relevant experience with Bachelors in Engineering; 3 years relevant experience with Masters in Engineering


AMSEC (0480)



Clearance Type:





Yes, 25% of the time

Company Statement:

AMSEC is a subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII). Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Integrated Missions Solutions, Nuclear and Environmental, and Oil and Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs nearly 37,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

Relocation Assistance:

No relocation assistance available

Minimum Education:

Bachelor's Degree


Newport News-Virginia-United States

US Citizenship Required for this Position:


EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled Welcome. U.S. citizenship required for most positions.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications :

Preferred candidates will have knowledge of electrical engineering analysis in support of US Naval Shipyards and experience conducting ship checks.