Huntington Ingalls Industries AMSEC Engineer Design 1 in Newport News, Virginia


Job Title:

AMSEC Engineer Design 1

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External Job Description:

Position contingent on contract award

Position Specifics:

Candidate have MUST have the following:

  • Experience as a Mechanical, Structural, and/or Electrical Engineer.

  • Experience with AutoCAD

  • Be proficient with the full Microsoft Office 13 suite

  • Experience using MathCAD and/or Mat Lab.

Must be able to obtain and maintain a Confidential Security Clearance

Responsibilities will include engineering analysis, drawing development and perform ship checks on a variety of ship classes. The Engineer Designer will be responsible for developing and reviewing drawings and providing calculations and analyses that support design requirements. He/she will work independently with minimal senior engineer support, perform ship checks on a variety of ship classes, explain system characteristics, and provide technical guidance to Designers. The Engineer Designer will also investigate and prepare technical reports. This position may require some travel 25% of the time.

Performs engineering functions in one or more of the following specialties for marine applications: mechanical, piping, structure, naval, electrical and/or HVAC.

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Marketing Title:

AMSEC Engineer Design 1

Basic Qualifications:

0 Years with Bachelors in Science


AMSEC (0480)



Clearance Type:





Yes, 25% of the time

Company Statement:

AMSEC is a subsidiary of Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII). Huntington Ingalls Industries is America’s largest military shipbuilding company and a provider of professional services to partners in government and industry. For more than a century, HII’s Newport News and Ingalls shipbuilding divisions in Virginia and Mississippi have built more ships in more ship classes than any other U.S. naval shipbuilder. HII’s Technical Solutions division provides a wide range of professional services through its Fleet Support, Integrated Missions Solutions, Nuclear and Environmental, and Oil and Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs nearly 37,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.

Relocation Assistance:

No relocation assistance available

Minimum Education:

Bachelor's Degree


Newport News-Virginia-United States

US Citizenship Required for this Position:


EEO Statement:

Equal Opportunity Employer - Veterans/Disabled Welcome. U.S. citizenship required for most positions.

Preferred Qualifications:

A preferred candidate will have knowledge and experience with the following specialties for marine applications: mechanical, piping, structure, naval, electrical and/or HVAC.

A preferred candidate will have knowledge of either FEMAP, Autodesk Nastran, Abaqus, Pro Engineering, AUTOCAD Inventor, and MathCAD.

Office, industrial or shipboard environment. Capable of climbing ladders and tolerating confined spaces and extreme temperature variances during site surveys. Lifting and moving of materials not to exceed the guidelines set for one man lift. Must be able to perform site surveys and carry a lap top computer.