DescriptionJob Requisition:Power Systems EngineerJob Description:
The Antarctic Support Contract at Leidos currently has an opening for a Power Systems Engineer in Centennial, Colorado. The Power Systems Engineer will be responsible for optimization of the power generation plants, the waste heat recovery and the waste heat delivery systems at South Pole and McMurdo Stations. The position is responsible for accumulating all necessary temperature, flow and control system data to maintain a station wide heat balance and to show all system and sub-system efficiencies in graphical form for presentation on a monthly basis. The position uses this data to suggest operating changes both at the power plant and at throughout the station to enhance efficiencies and lower operating costs.
PHYSICAL AND / OR OTHER SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS: Deployment will be required in this position. This position requires successful completion of the National Science Foundation (NSF) physical, dental, and psychological examinations for deploying to Antarctica. Failure to meet these requirements may result in withdrawal of employment offer or other employment action. US citizenship or permanent residency is required. It is expected the Power Systems Engineer will deploy for 6-8 weeks annually.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Required Education and Experience: Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering and a minimum of six years experience in process engineering to include the optimization of power plants or heat transfer systems is required. Experience with microturbines is desired. A closely related engineering degree and a minimum of six years experience in process engineering to include the optimization of power plants or heat transfer systems is required.
Certifications and/or Licensing Requirements: Professional Engineering Certification is preferred.
Training: Training or experience using Skyspark software is desired.
PHYSICAL AND / OR OTHER SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS: Deployment will be required in this position. This position requires successful completion of the National Science Foundation (NSF) physical, dental, and psychological examinations for deploying to Antarctica. Failure to meet these requirements may result in withdrawal of employment offer or other employment action. US citizenship or permanent residency is required.External Referral Bonus:EligiblePotential for Telework:NoClearance Level Required:Public TrustTravel:Yes, 10% of the timeScheduled Weekly Hours:40Shift:DayRequisition Category:ProfessionalJob Family:Electrical Engineering1000Civil
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