KBRwyle Sr. Technical Professional - Electrical in Washington, District Of Columbia

Sr. Technical Professional - Electrical


This position will support systems development for a robotic mission at the Naval Research Lab. Focus will be on supporting harness and cable development within the Electrical Segment of the mission.

Responsible for study, design, specification and services related to electrical and electronic systems including power generation, transmission and distribution, power systems performance and control, cabling and wiring, lighting, motor control centers, communications systems, cathodic protection, grounding lightning protection, heat tracing etc. Under general supervision, performs all conventional aspects of the functional area subject matter. Devises new approaches to problems encountered. Plans, schedules, and conducts work requiring judgment in the independent evaluation, selection, and adaptation of engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria. Performs work which involves conventional engineering practice but may include a variety of complex features such as conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of conventional materials, and difficult coordination requirements. Provides technical guidance to designers and less experienced engineers. Job tasks, correctly performed, impact indirectly on cost containment, efficiency, profitability or operations. Also may be responsible for leadership of a functional area on a small project or a segment of a large project.

Required Qualifications:

  • Assist with defining and capturing electrical connectivity across spacecraft.

  • Generate wiring schematics, wire lists, installation drawings, and parts lists.

  • Perform trade studies in regards to electrical impedance, EMI, and mass characteristics in order to optimize spacecraft harness d e sign.

Preferred Qualifications:

OrCAD experience.


Skills are typically acquired through an undergraduate degree in Engineering and a minimum of 4 years related experience, with average experience ranging from 6-10 years. Requires sufficient professional experience to assure competence as a fully trained professional. Work requires a broad knowledge of precedents.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Electrical

Primary Location: US-US-DC-Washington

Req ID: 1069913