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Full time
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Associate Electrical Engineer (Entry Level)
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Alion Science and Technology | Port Hueneme, CA
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Job Description

Under immediate supervision, supports the planning, design, production and maintenance of electric or electronic components, apparatus and/or circuitry for use in electronic devices. Conducts experimental tests and assists with analyzing electronic equipment to establish production and operation controls.

Supports senior technical personnel and project managers within his/her organization in various technical activities related to system and technical product development. Receives technical guidance and training from the more experienced technical staff.

Duties and Responsibilities

Applies standard technical concepts, techniques, and procedures to provide assistance to higher-level engineers in the development of technical products. Typically follows guidelines established by precedence.

Performs basic engineering work in analysis, design, development, evaluation, planning, testing and operation in support of system and technical product development. Duties often include the collection of information and data, performance of various tests, and the development of technical documents.

Has limited independent interaction with customers and typically provides input to project managers on programmatic and technical deliverables under immediate supervision by more senior technical personnel.

Complies with applicable quality and security procedures in the performance of duties. May provide recommendations for improvements to existing quality systems and applicable company procedures and guidelines.

Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.


Bachelor's degree plus 0 to 2 years of related experience. Degree must be in engineering, computer science, mathematics or a related discipline.

Must have ability to support a variety of areas (design, materials and drafting)

In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 5 years of applicable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted based on education, or highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by market survey data.

Diversity Statement

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.
 U.S. Citizenship Required.

About Alion Science and Technology

Alion Science and Technology Corporation (Alion) is engaged in the provision of scientific, engineering and information technology (IT) solutions for problems relating to national defense, homeland security and energy and environmental analysis. The Company provides these research and developmental services primarily to United States government agencies, in particular the United States Department of Defense (DoD), state and foreign governments, and other commercial customers. During the fiscal year ended September 30, 2008 (fiscal 2008), Federal government contracts accounted for 92.9% revenue, of which 86.4% came from the DoD alone. (Source: 10-K)