Project Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States

United States of America - Maryland, Annapolis

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a Project Engineer to lead the technical integrated product team (T-IPT) and provide project management and sensor systems integration experience on research, development, test, and evaluation (RDT&E) maritime radar and data systems integration program. The position can be located in the D.C. Metro area or remote.

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Lead the project’s technical integrated product team (T-IPT)

  2. Schedules and coordinates meetings between Project Engineering, the customer and other outside groups

  3. Develop system architecture from identified capability gaps and research and development requirements

  4. Technical lead for the research, development, integration, and test for new sensor systems to support maritime situational awareness.

  5. Create technical description documents and test and evaluation plans

  6. Reviews engineering performance on the project to ensure quality, conformance with conceptual design and completeness of engineering tasks.

  7. Review performer/vendor’s technical documentation for accuracy and completeness

Minimum Requirements

  • 8+ year’s experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and Technology field (EE, ME, EP, CS) or demonstrated equivalent

  • Must be able to pass the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) entrance on duty (EOD) requirements

  • U.S. Citizenship

  • Work location in the continental U.S.

  • Moderate Experience with Maritime sensors (radars, EO/IR, etc.)

  • Position may require travel

Preferred Qualifications

  • Active Secret or Top Secret clearance

  • Master’s degree

  • Work location within the national capital region (NCR)

  • 3 plus years of relevant experience working with DHS Science and Technology (S&T), DHS Components including U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Air and Marine Operations (AMO) and/or U.S. Coast Guard (USCG)

  • Solid understanding of multi-sensor environments and integration of such systems including communications backhaul and common operating pictures (COP) for the autonomous tracking, identification, and classification of items of interest in the maritime domain

  • Familiarity with maritime domain awareness capabilities and how to meet system objectives including effective range, detection performance, radar performance, and multimodal communication and networking technologies

  • Experience with the integration and field testing for a variety of sensor modalities

  • Demonstrated experience working with multiple government, contractor, subcontractor, and equipment supplier stakeholders to complete projects in compressed timeframes

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. 230154BR

Clearance Required No

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.