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Serco Engineering Subject Matter Expert in Massachusetts

Position Description

Engineering Subject Matter Expert

If you seek a high profile and challenging position supporting US Navy Submarine Shipbuilding program offices, Serco North America is seeking motivated individuals to join our Maritime Engineering, Technology, and Sustainment Business Unit located near the Washington Navy Yard in Washington, D.C.

This position supports the COLUMBIA and VIRGINIA Class Shipbuilding Program Offices as well as the Chief Engineer of the Navy (SEA 05) at Naval Sea Systems Command. Bring your leadership, expertise, and collaborative skills to make an impact on the future of our Nation’s security and the safety of our sailors.

In this role, you will:

  • Provide Subject Matter Expertise in the areas of materials, welding, and non-destructive testing for the Navy’s submarine shipbuilding programs.

  • Review shipbuilder proposals for root cause determination process for Working Groups and provide recommendations to SEA 05P2.

  • Actively participate in the NAVSEA NDT Working Group, supporting requirement development for supplier and shipbuilder-initiated inspections and re-inspection.

  • Review specifications and other information regarding vendor oversight and a centralized approach for recovering from inspection problems.

  • Review audit findings to determine whether enhanced oversight is appropriate.

  • Support development of a central certification system similar to the public shipyards and private nuclear shipyards.

  • Participated in periodic meetings involving all stakeholders, including Electric Boat, Newport News Shipbuilding, and NAVSEA, providing technical justification for different issues, including recommendations to acceptance.

  • Support the NDT Technical Warrant Holder on multiple issues including Phased Array Ultrasonics (PAUT) and contractor sub vendor oversight.

  • Review Change Notices (CN) providing technical justification for acceptance or rejection.


To be successful in this role, you will:

  • Have an active or current DoD Final Secret Clearance.

  • Bachelor's level degree in Materials or Materials Engineering

  • Min of 10 yrs. experience with NAVSEA Shipbuilding,

  • Min of 15 yrs. Navy experience working with:

  • Material Sciences

  • Welding / Non-Destructive Testing (NDT)

Additional desired experience and skills:

  • 10 years of ACAT ID Acquisition Programs.

  • Outstanding written and oral communication skills.

  • A focus on outstanding customer support

If you are interested in working with a passionate Serco team supporting submarine acquisition, then submit your application now for immediate consideration. It only takes a few minutes and could change your career!

Company Overview

Serco Inc. (Serco) is the Americas division of Serco Group, plc. Serco serves every branch of the U.S. military, numerous U.S. Federal civilian agencies, the Intelligence Community, the Canadian government, state and local governments, and commercial clients. We help our clients deliver vital services more efficiently while increasing the satisfaction of their end customers. Headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, Serco Americas has over 9,000 employees and is part of a $4 billion global business that helps transform government and public services around the world. At Serco, our employees are our most valuable asset - we listen, respect and support them throughout their career at Serco. We invite you to become part of our dynamic team. Serco is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying our workforce (Race/ Color/ Sex/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/ Religion/ National Origin/ Disability/ Vets).

To review Serco benefits please visit: .

If you require an accommodation with the application process please email: or call the HR Service Desk at 800-628-6458, option 1. Please note, due to EEOC/OFCCP compliance, Serco is unable to accept resumes by email.

Serco does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies without being a contracted approved vendor. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Serco and will not be obligated to pay a placement or contract fee. If you are interested in becoming an approved vendor at Serco, please email .

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ID 40263

Recruiting Location : Location US-MA-

Category Engineering/Ship Construction

Position Type Full-Time

Security Clearance Secret

Telework Yes - May Consider Full Time Teleworking for this position

Campaign LPMETS