Job Description

Tracking Code
3282-317
Job Description

McKean Defense is a Naval Life Cycle Management, Engineering, Enterprise Transformation and Program Management business headquartered in Philadelphia, PA. McKean’s engineers, developers, technical staff, programmers, analysts, and program managers identify and deploy new shipboard technologies, integrate information technology across shipboard platforms, and develop strategies to support the Warfighter. McKean’s employees create strategic solutions to help customers reach new levels of mission support and transform their organizations. McKean Defense is employee owned, and values the life experiences of potential candidates, including those who have served our Military. Currently, 38% of McKean’s employee owner workforce are veterans.

McKean is seeking an engineer to support LCS Class Navigation and Integrated Bridge Systems. The candidate will be responsible for:

- Design, development, and review of Ship Change Documents (SCDs) and Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs).

- Shipboard testing of systems, as well as equipment grooms and upgrades.

- Testing within a lab/test site environment. Develop test plans and procedures.

- Provide technical recommendations / develop technical papers in support of engineering efforts.

- Development and review of technical documentation such as technical manuals, training curricula, and operation and maintenance procedures.

- Support configuration management efforts.

- Support program planning efforts to include scheduling of installation/testing events during ship availability.

Required Skills

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.

Ability to read/interpret technical documentation, schematics, and engineering drawings.

Candidate must have a Secret clearance, or the ability to obtain one.

Required Experience

BS Degree in Engineering

1-5 years professional engineering experience preferred.

Prior experience with Navigation and/or Ship Control systems/equipment a plus.

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.

McKean Defense is an E-Verify company.

Job Location
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Position Type
Full-Time/Regular

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