Arch & Engineering
Electrical Engineer Koam Engineering Systems, Inc. (KES Inc.) is an employee own
Position: Electrical Engineer
Type: Full Time
Location: Gig Harbor,
Koam Engineering Systems, Inc. (KES Inc.) is an employee owned small business specializing in technology innovation and
systems integration by combining innovative products and reliable engineering services. Headquartered in San Diego,
California and with offices in Gig Harbor, WA KES provides services globally in systems engineering & technical assistance,
requirements analysis, software design & development, systems integration & testing, independent verification &
validation, and operational & logistic support.
To design electrical power, lighting, and control systems and modifications for U.S. Navy and commercial ships. Candidate
would be responsible for leading ship design efforts, integrating with other engineering groups, performing three phase
load analysis, voltage drop, phase balancing and circuit breaker coordination.
Analyze ship as-built and/or modification drawings to determine impact of proposed ship upgrades.
Confirm all junior engineer and technician design work and interference control plans onboard ship.
Expert in ship electrical construction techniques, terminology and general characteristics (port/starboard, fore/aft.)
Design and modify and new existing electrical control systems.
Responsible for electrical calculations as required by our customers’ requirements.
Lead electrical design projects for assigned ship-class.
Check all KES electrical drawings to ensure they meet government or other class requirements and integrate with other
Responsible for working closely with and mentoring Electrical Engineer Level I.
Integrate with Electrical Engineer Level III on complex design projects (i.e. Ships Control Systems, PLC work)
Coordinate all design work and work closely with lead electrical engineer.
Other duties as assigned.
5+ years of electrical design experience which includes 2D CAD drawing development.
Must have strong computer skills and be proficient with 2D CAD and Microsoft Excel. Must be willing and able to travel for
shipcheck when needed.
Qualifications and Education Requirements:
Bachelor degree in Electrical. 8 years related experience may be substituted for BS degree.
This position requires a U.S. Government granted personnel security clearance at the Secret level. Individual must be able
to obtain and maintain the necessary security clearance eligibility for employment. U.S. Citizenship is required.
At minimum EIT certificate. PE desired.
Previous employment with an engineering planning department. Experience developing 3D CAD drawings.
Proficient with 3D CAD Software.
At KES, we offer a comprehensive and valuable benefits program to our employees and their families some of these
benefits include but are not limited to:
Customizable Medical/Dental/Vision Coverage
Life and AD&D Insurance
Paid Time Off
Since 1995, KES continues to foster the entrepreneurial spirit of a growing small business that focuses on the needs of its
customers and employees and serves to provide a rewarding and challenging career. KES offers a competitive salary and
full range of benefits. KES, Inc. is an EEO/AA Employer committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce.