Navatek LLC is a world leader in the design, analysis, and construction of novel ships, underwater vehicles, and other ocean systems.  Founded in 1979 and operating out of offices in Honolulu, Hawaii; South Kingstown, Rhode Island; Portland and Bangor, Maine; Arlington, Virginia; Columbia, South Carolina; and Ann Arbor, Michigan, Navatek supports military and industry in developing systems that can survive the harsh ocean environment. This position is an opportunity to join a group of talented engineers growing to fill the needs of the Department of Defense. This opportunity is located at the Columbia, South Carolina office.

Job Summary/General Description:   
The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or related field with a focus on power electronics, distributed system design, energy storage systems, or power system controls. Must be willing to work on a range of projects including: basic and applied research, ships, submarines, autonomous vehicles, and electrical grids.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Investigate new science and technology.
  • Research and development through problem identification, requirements definition, new theory development, analysis, and experimentation.
  • Engineering of electrical systems, power electronics, or control systems, as assigned.
  • Assist in report writing and presentations
  • Conduct formal testing of methods and document results.
  • Preform other duties as assigned.
  • Proven academic record.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience with object-oriented programing and software development preferred.
  • Good attitude and team player who can also work independently.
  • Possess the interest and flexibility to be involved with interdisciplinary engineering tasks.
  • Strong initiative and excellent time management skills to meet deadlines.
  • US Citizenship or Permanent Residence.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, or equivalent from an accredited college or university.
  • Professional experience not necessary but must be able to demonstrate the willingness and ability to learn.
This position will be located in Columbia, SC. Employment is contingent upon successfully passing an employee background check and post-offer drug screen.
This position will be located in Columbia SC. Employment is contingent upon successfully passing an employee background check and post-offer drug screen.

This is a non-management position
This is a full time position

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