Life Cycle Engineering

Electrical Engineer - Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

Job Description

Electrical Engineer

Posted: Tuesday, 6/11/2024
Electrical Engineer

Position Summary:
The Electrical Engineer will provide electrical engineering support to the Land Based Engineering Test Site (LBES) for the US Navy.

Clearance Required:
  • Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain/maintain a DoD Secret security clearance

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
  • Provide engineering/technical support for concept studies; feasibility studies; preliminary design activities; contract design activities; detail design and construction activities; independent design reviews; In-service ship design and engineering activities; shipboard installation support; and special studies related to ships/boats/craft, ship systems and/or shipboard equipment.
  • Conduct reliability, maintainability, availability, transportability, hazard, environmental, occupational health, safety, risk analyses, and other system engineering analyses. The Contractor shall provide reports, plans, and other substantiating documentation as required.
  • Facilitate and provide required technical information expertise to Integrated Process Teams (IPTs), special advisory boards, off-sites, working groups and audit teams. The Contractor shall perform research and work along with NSWCPD, Fincantieri Marinette Marine, PMS515 and other key stakeholders. .
  • Provide support in the development, analysis, testing and certification of materials and their application.
  • Review, maintain and make recommendations with regard to engineering plans, annual reports, program records, technical manuals, design histories, design configurations, databases, regulatory body and other documents.
  • Support ongoing ship Detail Design requirements, including the review of shipbuilder's products and deliverables in accordance with Government requirements including MIL-STD, MIL-Specs, Ship design specs and NSTM, and the preparation of analyses and recommendations for decisions to the Program Office.
  • Knowledge in engineering theories, concepts, principles, standards in order to conceive or apply new applications/developments to resolve Client problems/conditions for advanced technologies for LBT/ES systems engineering and engineering resources
Required Education, Skills, and Experience:
  • Bachelors of Science in Electrical or Electronic Engineering
  • 3+ years required
  • Understanding of electrical engineering codes and safety standards
Preferred Skills and Experience:
  • Knowledge of project management processes
  • Familiarity of Navy procedures and policies (DoD 5000 acquisition processes)
  • Familiarity of ship operations and/or shipboard testing
  • Hands-on experience using design and calculation software
  • Ability to run model based simulations and analyze test data against simulation results
  • Knowledge of the Navy's organizational structure/inter-relationships
  • Have familiarity with electrical control systems
  • Familiarity with Navy Shipboard Electric Plant Architecture and Power Generation, Regulation, Protection and Distribution System.

Physical Demands and Expectations:
  • Regular physical activity to include walking, climbing stairs, bending, stooping, reaching, lifting (up to 30 pounds), and standing; occasional prolonged sitting

This position description represents a summary of the major components and requirements of the outlined job. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned or required as business needs dictate. Questions regarding this description should immediately be addressed to the department manager or to Human Resources.

Life Cycle Engineering (LCE) is a privately held, employee-owned company with an emphasis on "doing the right thing the right way", which applies to the way we treat our customers and employees. We are proud to have been recognized as a "Best Place to Work" for 17 years running! Learn more below and at
Our mission is to enable people and organizations to achieve their full potential.
As a professional services organization, our mission is focused on our clients' people and organizations. It is our company's cornerstone belief that we will not lead the industry in assisting our clients unless we excel at helping our own people and teams reach their full potential.

Our corporate culture encourages personal and professional growth because LCE's success depends on the talent, innovation, professionalism, and commitment of its employees. LCE is a strengths-based organization focused on turning individual talents into strengths and then turning individual strengths into organizational performance that supports our clients' success.

  • Affordable Medical/Dental/Vision Plans for employees and their families
  • Free Employee Life and Disability Insurance, with supplemental coverage options available
  • Health Savings Account and Flexible Savings Account options
  • Company matched 401(k) & company-funded Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP)
  • Paid Vacation, Holiday, Sick Leave
  • Continuing Education and Professional Development programs at all levels
  • Flexible Schedules and Relaxed Dress Code
  • Employer-sponsored events, social collaboration, and open communication
  • Free access to an extensive online training library, including certification prep
  • Bonus Program for outstanding contributions, Employee Referral Program, numerous Recognition Opportunities, and more...
*Benefits may vary by business unit and location.

Life Cycle Engineering (LCE) shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that LCE take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, because of or on the basis of pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, including, but not limited to, lactation, and any other status protected by applicable state law. In addition, LCE will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because such employee or applicant has inquired about, discussed, or disclosed the compensation of the employee or applicant or another employee or applicant. LCE shall also abide by the requirements of 29 CFR Part 471, Appendix A.

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