Senior Marine Engineer/Naval Architect
Washington, DC 
Posted 14 days ago
Job Description
Job Title / Labor Category Title
Senior Marine Engineer/Naval Architect
Washington, DC 20001 US (Primary)
Security Clearance Requirements
Job Description
  • Design, develop, and evaluate the operation of marine vessels, ship machinery, and related equipment, such as power supply and propulsion systems.
  • Manage and lead a team of engineers in executing technical requirements.
  • Develop, review, and approve technical drawings.
  • Provide support for white paper and analyses for naval engineering and naval architecture.
  • Review technical deliverables pertaining to naval engineering and naval architecture to analyze and provide recommendations and input.
  • Coordinate and assist with all technical and engineering efforts required for the successful day to day activities of the program.
  • Maintain a current and complete log of all intended design modifications, listing the primary system, affected systems, potential or named engineering contractors, contractors' points of contact, servicing agencies information, intended installation windows, hull applicability and maximum equipment lead times.
  • Provide engineering support in the analysis of all technical issues and design challenges pertaining to all ship systems.
  • Conduct studies and analyses, such as weight studies, arrangement studies, distributed system checks, electrical load analysis updates, and safety/human factor engineering studies to better determine the complete scope of performance, configuration, and ILS impacts.
  • Conduct a review of all technical and logistics CDRL deliverables including technical drawings, technical reports, maintenance and support documents, and vendor technical publications.
  • Participate in any meetings or discussions related to technical issues or design challenges, providing technical feedback or recommendations.
  • Provide independent analyses of issues that shall assess the root cause, proposed solutions or corrective actions and identify the associated risk.
  • Analyze technical reports from third party design validation sources and make recommendations regarding the thoroughness of the report and compliance with the specific requirements.
  • Assist in the review and analysis of technical data to assure conformance to operational and contractual specification requirements.
  • Conduct research on standards and production methods as they pertain to the ship designs.
  • Present drawings, data, schedules, and support requirements in order to achieve installation in coordination with all other parties and the installation schedule.
Job Requirements
  • Have at least fifteen (15) years demonstrated experience with Government vessel design, construction, and repair with primary focus on marine engineering, machinery control systems, auxiliary systems integration and systems engineering.
  • Qualified candidate shall have experience performing detailed design and analysis in order to evaluate planned engineering changes in support of major shipbuilding acquisition the (DHS/USCG Level 1, DoD ACAT I or equivalent) and repair projects.
  • Qualified candidates shall have active Professional Engineer's License in either NAME or Mechanical Engineering (preferred)
  • Bachelor's degree in Naval Architecture/Marine Engineering or related field
Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities (KSAs)
Travel %
0 - 10%
Sellers and Associates, LLC is an E-Verify company and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

We are an E-Verify company and an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
15 years
Required Security Clearance
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