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Newport News, Virginia, United States

Date:  Mar 17, 2023

Job Description

The E68 Engineer 4 will have a wide range of duties that varies based on current needs, emergent issues, etc.  Those duties include, but are not limited to, special projects such as process improvement initiatives, creating new detailed procedures to documenting E68 processes, participating in or taking lead of TLSs, and participating in multi-departmental teams.  The E68 Engineer 4 will work independently, with limited Manager 2 and/or Manager 3 involvement, to bring work assignment/projects to completion from start to finish.   


Researches, plans, designs and develops mechanical products and systems such as instruments, controls, robots, engines, machines and mechanical, thermal hydraulic or heat transfer systems for production, transmission, measurement, and use of energy. Applies research to the planning, design, development, and testing of mechanical and/or electromechanical systems, instruments, controls, engines, and/or machines.

Basic Qualifications

9 Years with Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with Masters; 4 Years with PhD. Newport News Shipbuilding requires a Bachelor's Degree in engineering from an ABET accredited program.

Preferred Qualifications

Self-starter who can take a project from start to finish.
Familiararity with the NNS material process.
SAP access and experience is a plus.
NNS Catalog (i2) access and experience is a plus.

  • Req ID: 30922 
  • Department: E68 COMMODITY ENGRG 
  • Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265) 
  • Travel Required: Yes, 10%-25% of the time 
  • Shift: 1st 
  • Relocation: No relocation assistance available 
  • Education: Associates Degree 
  • Virtual/Telework Opportunity: Yes - Occasional or hybrid telework available 
  • US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes 
  • Clearance Type: No - Clearance Not Required to Start  

Who We Are - About HII 


Working at HII is more than a job - it’s an opportunity to build a future. We offer comprehensive benefits including: medical, prescription drug, dental and vision plan choices, on-site health centers, tele-medicine, wellness resources, employee assistance programs, savings plan options (401K), financial education and planning tools, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, employee discounts, early childhood and post-secondary education scholarships, and more. Some benefits may vary depending on your specific division or work location.


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

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