PAE, Inc Electrical Engineer (Power Gen/Dis), Stennis Space Center, MS in Stennis Space Center, Mississippi

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Electrical Engineer (Power Gen/Dis), Stennis Space Center, MS

Company Conformance Statement

In the performance of their respective tasks and duties all employees are expected to conform to the following:

  • Perform quality work within deadlines with or without direct supervision.

  • Interact professionally with other employees, customers, and suppliers.

  • Work independently while understanding the necessity for communicating and coordinating work efforts with other employees and organizations.

Employees are required to:

  • Comply with all applicable safety- and health-related rules, regulations, and procedures;

  • Work safely themselves and help their teammates work safely;

  • Assist supervisors and managers in identifying and mitigating potentially hazardous conditions; and

  • Help the organization maintain a safe and healthy workplace.

Purpose of the Position

  • Perform designs and analysis of new facility systems and/or modifications to existing site/facility systems.

  • Responsible for leading the electrical engineering and design aspects of projects and also working with our current team in developing man-hour estimates, applying electrical standards, and mentoring junior engineers and designers.

Principal Duties/Responsibilities of the Position

  • Assists in the development of electrical designs for construction of new or modification to existing facilities.

  • Develops design proposals, including design cost and schedule, for customer approval.

  • Monitors and reports on the status of all current design projects

  • Prepare plans and specifications for construction packages using design software and in conjunction with other project team members.

  • Develop estimated cost of construction for completed designs.

  • Responsible for reviewing/checking the designs, specifications, and costs estimates of electrical engineers that are part of our current team.

  • Assists in the review of vendor/contractor submittals and Requests for Information (RFIs) to bring product design from engineering phase to completed construction.

  • Develops Field Change Request (FCR) documents as required for completed design projects during the construction phase.

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from an ABET accredited university

  • 5-10 years of experience in electrical engineering

  • Experience in performing load flow, short circuit, coordination and arc-flash studies using SKM software.

  • Experience with designing overhead and underground medium voltage distribution systems.

  • Experience in leading/managing other engineering professionals (on a project level or in a permanent capacity).

  • Experience with designing electrical systems in hazardous classified area.

  • PE or EIT preferred

  • Working knowledge of NFPA 70 and NFPA 70E.

Other Requirements

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen in order to obtain required NASA badge.

  • Must be able to provide a certified Birth Certificate (with state seal), Passport, or INS Citizenship documents on date of hire (candidate will be sent home if this paperwork is not provided upon arrival on date of hire).

  • Must have the ability to communicate the English language, both verbally and written, in an effective manner.

  • Must have, and maintain, a valid driver’s license.

Special Knowledge and Skills Required

  • Good organizational and planning skills

  • Good Communication skills

  • Ability to pay close attention to detail

  • Ability to take direction

  • Ability to work with computers

  • Ability to work independently but follow specific detailed instructions

  • Ability to interface with various levels of personnel in a multi-cultural, team- oriented environment


  • Prior knowledge of NASA site, experienced with working on government installations preferred.

  • Experience with AutoCAD (or Creo Parametric), PTC Windchill and SKM

  • USGBC LEED AP (or greater) certification and/or a working knowledge of the Guiding Principles for Sustainable Federal Buildings is a plus.

  • Experience with Microsoft Office products.

  • Ability to present to large groups.

Physical Requirements

  • Dexterity to operate office equipment, and ability to access field locations as required by the position.

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with PAE, please call Recruiting at (703) 656-6064 or email with "Disability Assistance" in the subject line.