Position Description:We are seeking a Jr. Naval Architect to apply basic naval architectural knowledge in accordance with applicable regulatory body rules, regulations, and industry standards to develop analyses and products in one or more of the following technical areas: Essential Job Functions:Hull form and hydrodynamic performance, including development of hull form geometry and lines plans, hydrostatics and curves of form, resistance and powering estimates, propulsor design and performance, appendage design, maneuvering analyses, seakeeping analyses, development of model test plans and observing and analyzing data from model tests or full scale trials Weight and stability analyses, including development of weight and center of gravity estimates, performance of intact and damaged stability analyses, performance of deadweight surveys and inclining experimentsConcept and feasibility design studies addressing whole ship sizing and performance analyses, requirements validation, and design optimizationdesign integration, coordinating inputs from various naval architectural and other engineering disciplines, such as marine engineering and structures, into balanced, closed solution designs to establish principal characteristics and design features such as length, beam, depth, draft, displacement, speed, and other performance parametersStructural design, developing hull girder bending moments and structural configurations and scantlings in accordance with appropriate rules or design standards, development of superstructure, mast, and local support structure to withstand primary and secondary loads general arrangements and configuration, developing requirements for area and volume, preparing overall ship arrangement concepts and drawings illustrating primary functional allocation of spaces within the ship considering location and adjacency constraints, performing special studies including access and line of sight analyses, assisting in detailed layouts of individual compartments such as living and berthing spaces, ship support spaces, storerooms, and shopsAssists with the review of design proposals and specifications.Participates in scheduled project review sessions and meetings with representatives from other engineering disciplines and customers on technical and engineering issues.Assists in preparing documentation, reports, and project plans to describe activities planned and accomplished, status reports, letters, memoranda, messages, and contact reports.Assists with preparation and presentation of formal briefings and staff seminars.Complies with all corporate policies and procedures, including quality assurance and security procedures, in the performance of duties. Qualifications:Education and Requirements:Bachelor’s degree in Naval Architecture or related Engineering field such as Ocean Engineering with 0 – 2 years of experience. (In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for more than 5 years applicable military experience).Must have an active Secret level Clearance to be considered.Experience with Hull form and hydrodynamic is required.Understanding of structrual design, developing hull girder, bending moments and structural configurations or scantlings is highly desired.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 approximately 8,000 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).