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Principal Engineer

Dahlgren, VA
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Company AECOM

Job Title: Principal Engineer

JobID: 23339-1224629

Location: Dahlgren, VA, 22448, USA

Description: **Business Line** Government

**Position Title** Principal Engineer

United States of America - Virginia


**Job Summary**

AECOM has an opportunity for a Principal Engineer in our Dahlgren, VA location!

Perform as a lead and expert on the most complex engineering assignments in planning and overseeing research, development, design, manufacture, test, installation, operation, and maintenance of diverse electronic/mechanical equipment and systems and generally recognized as an expert in significant engineering task areas.

Essential Responsibilities:

1.Perform a range of design development, analysis, or review tasks independently providing supervision of contributing engineers.

2.Responsible for complete designs, analyses, or design reviews independently or as the team leader.

3.Generate complete design specifications for the most complex projects.

4.Acts as and is recognized as a Company/industry expert resource on the most complex engineering problems.

5.May lead engineering teams and act as a mentor to engineering team members.

6.May train other engineers on technical issues related to the research, design, development, testing and analysis of engineering assignments.

7.Coordinate and work closely with other engineering, logistics, financial, and program management disciplines to define system specifications and requirements.

8.Establish and maintain a filing system or databases as needed for tracking project status.

9.Develop, maintain and produce technical documentation and system/subsystem specifications.

10.Direct interface and liaison with internal and external customers at all levels from quotation to final design and test activities, design reviews and technical working group meetings to comply with requirements and specifications.

11.Conduct site visits and experimental investigations and analyze engineering problems, propose solutions and alternatives, and provide recommendations.

12.Verify and comply with engineering documentation standards and test procedures.

13.Prepare, deliver and submit technical papers and perform engineering studies.

14.Support development of technical proposal and provide comments on the technical content and level of effort of the proposed scope of work.

15.May provide technical management and leadership to a group of employees for a given project, contract or job with overall responsibility for cost, schedule technical and employee performance.

**Minimum Requirements**

Ten (10) years of experience developing, designing, integrating, and testing laser/EO systems.

Demonstrated ability to plan, direct, coordinate, and control research or engineering activities for

laser/EO systems. This includes applying expertise to solving technical problems that arise from

the design, development, and integration of laser/EO systems.

Five (5) years of experience with U.S. Navy or other armed services’ laser/EO systems research

and development programs.

**Preferred Qualifications**


**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Engineering_

**_Business Group_** _Management Services Group (MS)_

**_Country_** _United States of America_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _176613BR_

_Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status._


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