Mar 14, 2018

Electrical Engineer

  • AMEWAS American Electronic Warfare Associates, Inc.
  • Patuxent River, 20670, United States
Full-Time Engineering

Job Description

AMEWAS, Inc. is seeking an Engineer to support the Naval Electromagnetic Radiation Facility (NERF). The Engineer will participate in facility Electromagnetic simulator development, operations, and maintenance. The Engineer will also provide test and evaluation environments for DoD legacy and developmental systems.  The NERF is located at the Naval Air Station at Patuxent River, MD.

A typical day as the NERF Engineer:

On a typical day, an ideal candidate as part of a team will apply engineering principles to investigate, analyze, plan, design, develop, implement, test and evaluate airborne platforms, weapons and avionics outdoors as well as in controlled environments.  In addition to test facility responsibilities, the ideal candidate may also provide facility integration/improvements, implement, test and evaluate software related to engineering or functional requirements of simulation systems and associated support systems.


Qualifications and Experience:


  • At least 5 years of professional  engineering experience, at least 3 years of the foregoing experience as a team lead performing engineering functions related to:
    • Defining, designing, and integrating high power transmitter systems
    • Operating and maintaining facilities high voltage or other complex systems, equipment and components
    • Identifying high voltage system malfunctions and coordinating repair/maintenance
  • Courses in power systems, RF/Microwave or EMI/EMC and familiarity with the NEC
  • Hands on experience with test equipment such as signal generators, spectrum analyzers, and oscilloscopes.
  • Good written and verbal communications skills and the ability to thrive in a dynamic environment participating in multiple projects and commitments



  • Bachelor's degree or postgraduate degree in Electrical Engineering or related engineering discipline

This position is classified as AMEWAS labor category, Engineer I.

AMEWAS, Inc. participates in E-Verify.

AMEWAS Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer for all including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

About the Organization
AMEWAS, Inc. is a small, Veteran owned company that has been providing excellent technical, engineering, administrative, and management services to the Department of Defense for more than 30 years. At AMEWAS we understand the need for a successful work/life balance and are focused not just on fulfilling customers’ needs, but ensuring our employees are a top priority as well.

Staying connected to our core values sets us apart from our competition! AMEWAS easily recognizes and rewards performance, dedication, and longevity. We are committed to investing in our employees and their future by providing them with competitive compensation, career development, optimum working conditions, and unique benefits.


AMEWAS has 4.8/5 stars on Glassdoor! Check out our reviews HERE and see what other job seekers have to say!


Our excellent benefits and perks include:

  • Generous tuition and training assistance program
  • Relocation Assistance
  • Employee longevity recognition
  • Community involvement & outreach
  • Team building events
  • Wellness program
  • Paid vacation and sick leave
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Mobile service discount
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life/AD&D/STD/LTD insurance

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