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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 Defense is seeking a subject matter expert in the area of systems design and development for various Submarine Life Support systems to include but not limited to Low Pressure Electrolyzer (LPE), Integrated Low Pressure Electrolyzer (ILPE), Advanced Integrated Low Pressure Electrolyzer (AILPE), and Advanced Carbon Dioxide Removal System (ACRU). The candidate shall have OEM level experience and well versed on various technologies within these systems.

This candidate may be responsible for providing consultation to Navy engineers on the design, development, and troubleshooting of the above systems. The candidate may review technical documentation, hold discussions with engineers, and provide advice through historical knowledge/expertise with the systems.

Required Skills

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

Deep knowledge of systems engineering principles

Understanding of control systems software

Required Experience

15+ years engineering experience with Navy Life Support systems

BS degree in a technical discipline required; graduate level education is a plus

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

McKean Defense is an E-Verify company.


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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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