Navy Design Integration Manager (LCS)

Posted Date 2 months ago(9/29/2022 2:50 PM)
Requisition #
Security Clearance
Full Time
Portal Location : Location


Noblis MSD is seeking a Design Integration Manager (DIM) to support the LCS 2 Ship Class In-Service Ship Design Manager (SDM) at the Naval Sea Systems Command’s (NAVSEA) In-Service Ship Design and Engineering Division (SEA 05D5). Engineering support is required to enable effective HQ Engineering and Technical Authority (E&TA) applications for maintenance, modernization, and sustainment of Surface Force ships throughout their service life.

  • Lead special projects assigned by the SEA 05 Director. Interface across In-Service Community to ensure success.  Brief executive leadership on accomplishments and status. 
  • Coordinate with various stakeholders across NAVSEA to provide detailed responses to technical questions.
  • Research new technology and design tools to remain informed of current technology with respect to ship design and systems engineering.
  • Participate in various technical meetings with the customer, e.g., Life Cycle Planning Conferences (LCPC), C+21 events, and select Integrated Project Team Development (IPTD) events.
  • Shock Deficiency Correction Plan (SDCP) preparation.  Review and prepare risk assessments for any proposed shipboard installation of a non-shock qualified components for SDM approval.
  • Develop, collect, organize, and maintain a ready reference technical library for critical ship system and subsystems for use in quick Fleet response and emergent casualty incidents.
  • Departure from Specification (DFS) preparation and adjudication. Securing all input from eDFS and generating correspondence for the SDMs/DSDMs and coordination with other stakeholders. Coordinating with the Surface Maintenance Engineering Planning Program to track deferred maintenance with respect to DFS requests.
  • Conduct initial reviews of Ship Change Documents (SCD), generating correspondence among various Technical Warrant Holders (TWH) and In-service Engineering Agents (ISEAs), and tracking input on SCD reviews to meet program office deadlines.
  • Provide input for resolution to class for Board of Inspection and Survey (INSURV) issues.
  • Review and track the development of Class Advisories (CLAD) for SDMs and DSDMs.
  • Track Safety Investigation Reports (SIR) and developing NAVSEA engineering responses.
  • Provide Hazard Assessment Report (HAR) input to support SDMs and Safety officials. Maintaining cognizance of class HARs and future actions as a result of signed HARs.




Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Naval Architecture, Electrical, etc.) and minimum 3 years related experience or equivalent work experience (HS+9 or AA+6)  
  • Must have at least a Secret Level clearance (currently active or can be reinstated).
  • Experience in Navy maintenance and engineering. Familiar with Navy vessel engineering systems.
  • Possesses a working knowledge of Naval acronyms.


Required Skills

  • Knowledge of naval engineering systems and functionality.
  • Ability to manage engineering calculations to support RFIs.
  • Efficient in Microsoft Office products: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to work independently, attention to detail, and superb customer interaction.
  • Disciplined, self-starting professional able to bring projects to closure with minimum direction, oversight, and guidance.
  • Capability to craft responses to data calls/reports from NAVSEA and Fleet leadership.


Desired Experience

  • Experience in leading technical complex systems engineering and integration projects; experience in the Navy or as a contractor, knowledge of SEA 05D programs.
  • Working knowledge of the LCS Class Ships and LCS Class specific systems.
  • Prior military, civilian, or contractor experience in the DOD/Navy.
  • Familiarity of TYCOM, NAVSEA, and other commands organizational structure.
  • Experience with ship design; hull, mechanical and electrical systems, marine engineering, naval architecture.

Client Engagement

· Learn about the Noblis business development lifecycle, processes, tools, and account structure
· Contribute specialized domain or technical content to proposal sections or client white papers
· Build a productive relationship with your client and understand their structure and goals


With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. Noblis seeks an environment free from COVID-19 and prefers all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.  Attestation of vaccination status will be required for employment with Noblis.  Unvaccinated employees may be subject to additional health and safety requirements to include any federal, state and/or client restrictions.


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