AECOM Entry-Level RF Engineer in Dahlgren, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, Dahlgren

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a highly motivated Electrical Engineer to support the Electromagnetic Assurance Center (EMAC).

Completion of academic classes in electromagnetics is highly desirable. The selectee will investigate, analyze, evaluate, test, document and develop solutions to Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (E3) problems among combat systems, communications systems, radar systems, electronic warfare systems, navigation systems and satellite systems on US Navy ships, other DOD ships and Coast Guard ships. The selected candidate will review and prepare engineering and technical analyses, reports, change proposals, and other technical documentation. In addition the selectee will participate in US Navy Ship EMC Certification tests. The chosen candidate would be expected to respond promptly to US Navy fleet requests for assistance. Selectee will have direct customer daily interface and communication. Occasional travel to shipyards and other Naval facilities and ability to sail on US Navy Ships is necessary.

Minimum Requirements

Academic degree in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology and at least 1 years of job-related experience or equivalent. Knowledge of operation of RF test equipment including state of the art spectrum analyzers and the ability to set up demonstrations of EMI problems in a laboratory environment. The candidate must have the physical ability to support shipboard work that includes carrying heavy equipment (sometimes in access of 50 pounds) on/off ship, up/down ladders, and through small portals. Must be able to adapt to the tight confines of a Navy ship environment including sleeping quarters. Must be able and willing to work throughout the night on some shipboard missions. Strong communication and analytical skills required. Thorough knowledge of computer operations and Microsoft Office Products, Word, Excel, Power point, etc. Ability to work independently and in a team environment. Ability to handle multiple tasks. Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge and experience with Matlab. Professional expertise working with the military and/or military systems.

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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201032BR

Clearance Required Yes

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.