Naval Welding Engineer, Senior

Key Role:

Provide support to the submarine ship design manager (SDM) and the hull and mechanical major area integration team (MAIT) lead and work with prime contractors and various Naval departments and organizations. Work with system integration team (SIT) leads, construction group personnel, ship design agents, and naval support facilities, including Naval Warfare Centers, and other Navy stakeholders in efforts to complete the design, integration, and construction of various submarine systems. Facilitate timely decisions in the review and adjudication of all design products and written correspondence by the appropriate technical stakeholders, Strategic Systems Programs (SSP), and Navy field activities in accordance with ship specifications to meet commitment completion dates and construction deadlines. Interface with stakeholders to review and generate Navy client letters and packages for official release. Establish and manage welding, non-destructive testing (NDT), and materials commitments as the subject matter expert. Track and report status of commitments. Attend periodic commitment meetings and other meetings and provide status updates and briefs to program office management, as necessary.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience with aircraft carriers or Navy submarine systems, processes, or materials
  • Knowledge of Navy material specifications
  • Ability to comprehend and succinctly summarize, communicate, and document complex technical issues
  • Secret clearance
  • Bachelor's degree

Additional Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Navy shipboard and submarine systems and DOD acquisition programs preferred
  • Possession of excellent verbal and written communication skills, including technical writing


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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