Senior/Principal Engineer (Norfolk)

  • General Dynamics Bath Iron Works
  • Norfolk, VA, USA
  • Oct 30, 2019
Full time Engineering

Job Description

Job Description

- Provide on-site representation for the DDG 51 Class PY Engineering team in Norfolk, VA
- Interface with the Navy, Navy Contractors, BIW Design and BIW management
- Provide technical support to Design for Ship Installation Drawing (SID) package development for Ship Alterations and Post Shakedown Availability (PSA) Work Items tasked to Planning Yard
- Accompany and assist shipcheck teams to ensure TDR guidance is followed and requirements are fulfilled
- Support Design in the resolution of waterfront Engineering issues that may arise during installation of Ship Alterations
- Interface with NAVSEA, ISEAs , and other contractors as required in seeking engineering solutions
- Participate in off-site meetings and other events as needed
- Participate in special projects and lead technical meetings as assigned
- Develop and process Ship Alteration Technical Data in accordance with schedule constraints and governing requirements.
- Occasional travel is required
- This is a permanent position that reports to the HM&E Engineering Team Lead in Maine

Required/Preferred Education/Training

- BS Degree in an Engineering discipline

Required/Preferred Experience

- Familiarity with DDG 51 class construction and documentation required
- Experience in a marine repair environment preferred
- Project Management experience preferred
- Must have the flexibility to work in a fast paced environment under the pressure of changing and often conflicting priorities
- Ability to multi-task and manage simultaneous projects required
- Strong research skills and attention to detail required
- Self-motivation, strong work ethic and ability to work independently required
- Ability to work effectively in a team environment with varying personalities required
- Competence in MS Office products and general PC skills required
- Strong oral and written communication skills required