Engineer 5 - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee


United States

United States of America - Washington, D.C., Washington

Alternate Locations US - Washington, DC - 300 M Street SE

Job Summary

Want to join the team that’s building America’s next submarine?

AECOM is actively recruiting for a mid-level Engineer for work in the areas of construction support and management for a Navy Submarine Program. This position provides contractor technical support services for the VIRGINA Class Submarine Program Management Office (PMS450) in support of the Construction Division (PMS450T). Position is located on-site in the PMS450T spaces at the Washington Navy Yard and is considered a high visibility job as there are constant customer interface requirements.

General duties include assisting government and assigned contractor support personnel in the Program Office management and oversight of contract Commitment deliverables for VIRGINIA Class Submarines.

Specific duties include 1) Provide technical and management review and assessment support for drawings, engineering reports, procurement specifications, purchase orders, material ordering data, parts lists, qualification data, test plans and procedures, and other design and long lead material planning documentation.

  • Maintain complete files of all correspondence, drawings, and other documentation necessary to support the Materials SIT Leader. Maintain files to document all decisions and rationale employed. Develop and maintain databases for file tracking and retrieval as necessary.

  • Provide design improvements and recommendations based upon the review and assessment of products associated with the Materials SIT.

  • Provide technical support to the Materials SIT for welding issues.

  • Draft, review and distribute technical letters and other similar correspondence which clearly convey the consensus reached within NAVSEA and other stakeholders to respond to the ship builders’ requests for

approval in the fabrication, inspection, test, and delivery process.

  • Act as a liaison with other PMS450 team members and SEA05 Technical Warrant Holders (TWHs) to assist with administrative and technical inquiries related to distribution and soon to be distributed


  • Provide meeting support including development and preparation of briefing materials, and efforts associated with the planning, execution and follow-up of action items.

  • Participate in meetings organized by various PMS450 Project Officers to communicate the status, priority and impact of distributed and soon to be distributed correspondence.

Minimum Requirements

  1. Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, or related scientific field and at least 5 years of job-related experience or equivalent.

  2. Good communications and analytical skills; working knowledge of computer systems and integrated software application programs.

  3. Position may require travel.

  4. Good written and oral communication skills and familiarity with word processing, database, spreadsheet programs and integrated software applications are required.

  5. An active Government Security Clearance at the SECRET level.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of the Navy ship acquisition process is desired. Military Service and Submarine experience is a plus.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

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. 224519BR

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.