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Engineer Mechanical 2 - 1706

Date: Feb 10, 2021

Location: Newport News, VA, US, 23607

Company: HII's TSD

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, Mission Driven Innovative Solutions, Nuclear & Environmental, and Oil & Gas groups. Headquartered in Newport News, Virginia, HII employs more than 42,000 people operating both domestically and internationally.




Job Description

HII- Technical Solutions Division (TSD) has an exciting career opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer for our HII Nuclear, Maritime Operations Team in Newport News, VA, supporting Newport News Shipbuilding.

Mechanical Engineers in the Maritime Operations group are a diverse group of professionals supporting a variety of departments at Newport News Shipbuilding (NNS).  Our Mechanical Engineers support the construction of the most advanced ships in the world through mechanical component and system design, and directly support trades during ship manufacture and construction processes.  They work every day to advance the national security interests of the United States, and develop assets that will be supporting the collective defense far into the future.  After being immersed in the highly regarded HII culture and engaging in our professional development program, our Mechanical Engineers have the opportunity to transfer to one of our affiliates supporting different Department of Energy sites around the country and bring their professionalism and expertise to those locations.



Essential Job Responsibilities

Researches and designs mechanical products and systems, including instruments, controls, robots, and engines.  Analyzes mechanical, thermal hydraulic or heat transfer systems for production, transmission, measurement, and use of energy. Applies research to the planning and development of mechanical and/or electromechanical systems. Assists in testing simulations when designing components and systems using analysis software.  May perform ship checks to assess areas for improvement and help with future design considerations

Minimum Qualifications

2 years relevant experience with Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering; or 0 years experience with Masters in related field.

• Candidate must successfully completed an undergraduate engineering degree from an ABET accredited program
• Candidate must have experience utilizing industry-current Engineering design and analytical software
• Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a Confidential level Security Clearance

Preferred Requirements

Physical Requirements

May require working in an office, industrial, shipboard, or laboratory environment. Capable of climbing ladders and tolerating confined spaces and extreme temperature variances.



Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

Nearest Major Market: Hampton Roads