Electrical Engineer - Simulation Hardware Engineering (Experienced) at Naval Nuclear Laboratory operated by FLUOR Marine Propulsion, LLC in WEST MILTON, New York

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Job Description:

Job Title

Electrical Engineer - Simulation Hardware Engineering (Experienced)

Job Classification


Organizational Unit

Naval Nuclear Laboratory -> Fleet Support & Naval Training -> Naval Training & Simulation


Kesselring - West Milton, NY 12020 US (Primary)



Career Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)


Bachelor's Degree

Job Type


Job Description

The Simulator Engineering & Programs - Hardware Engineering group is leading the way in the development of advanced simulation training systems used in the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program (NNPP) for the training of our Sailors. This business area continues to expand as the demand for high fidelity, reliable, and cost effective training solutions grows.

A Principal Engineer position is available to drive this technical advancement in simulation engineering. This position will require involvement in the development of nextgeneration simulation products which will be developed over the next decades.Additionally, this position will include involvement insimulation products which will be delivered over the next several years.The successful candidate will be responsible for working through various project stages including requirements development, design, installation, testing, and ultimately lifecycle sustainment of the simulation platforms.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Developing technical requirements defining high-level functionality of trainers

  • Developing technical specifications for contracting with simulation suppliers

  • Interfacing with suppliers and performing oversight of supplier manufacturing and testing

  • Reviewing and dispositioning supplier electrical design submittals to validate technical requirements are met

  • Responding to supplier requests for information and engineering changes

  • Supporting development and implementation of PLC I/O based control systems

  • Coordinating lifecycle sustainment efforts, including spare parts, documentation, and maintenance for PLC I/O based control systems

  • Troubleshooting PLC I/O based control systems

Required Skills

  • BS degree in engineering or Bachelor's degree in a science related field from an accredited college or university and a minimum of nine years of relevant experience; or

  • MS degree in engineering or Master's degree in a science related field from an accredited college or university and a minimum of seven years of relevant experience; or

  • Currently or previously Shift Supervisor Part II qualified or qualified SIT and three years as EOOW in the Nuclear Operations Program; or

  • Current or previous CRE Qualification, or six years as SRE, or SRE qualified with nine years of experience

Preferred Skills

  • Demonstrated leadership and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • BS Degree or Higher in Electrical Engineering

  • Experience with 3D modeling, mechanical/electrical system design, and PLC systems

  • Experience in requirements development, technical writing, and simulation

  • Experience with National Electrical Code (NEC) requirements

  • Experience in propulsion plant operations or design

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office products

About Us

The Naval Nuclear Laboratory is operated for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) by Fluor Marine Propulsion, LLC (FMP), a wholly owned subsidiary of Fluor Corporation. Naval Nuclear Laboratory personnel are FMP employees who work at four DOE facilities: Bettis Atomic Power Laboratory, Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory, Kenneth A. Kesselring Site, and Naval Reactors Facility, and at the U.S. Department of Defense-owned Nuclear Power Training Unit-Charleston. FMP employees also have an established presence at numerous shipyards and vendor locations. For nearly 70 years, the Naval Nuclear Laboratory has developed advanced nuclear propulsion technology, provided technical support, and trained world-class nuclear operators to ensure the safe and reliable operation of our nation's submarine and aircraft carrier Fleets. The Naval Nuclear Laboratory is a national asset solely dedicated to the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program. We rely on the dedication and innovation of our nearly 8000 engineers, scientists, technicians, and support personnel.

Fluor Marine Propulsion is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Veterans/Disabilities) Committed to Workplace Diversity