Electrical Engineer Jobs in Virginia

Create and plan electrical components for buildings or other construction projects. Electrical engineers perform feasibility studies and engineering calculations to determine a set of specifications for the manufacture, installation, and testing of electrical equipment. They manage the electrical design phase of drawing reviews and work with project managers to identify and fulfill projects’ electrical requirements.

Electrical engineers are responsible for developing plans to maximize electrical power efficiency. They may prepare reports about electrical capacity for particular electrical equipment or determine specifications for wires, switches, etc. If the electrical components of the structure or system malfunction, electrical engineers are responsible for identifying— and sometimes resolving— the issue.

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SimVentions, Inc - Glassdoor 4.6 - Dahlgren, VA
SimVentions, consistently voted one Virginia's Best Places to Work, is looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer to join our team!...
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Northrop Grumman - Dulles, VA
Category: Engineering Location: Dulles, Virginia US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes Clearance Type: None Telecommute: No -Teleworking not available for this position Shift: 1st Shift...
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Express Employment Professionals - Virginia Beach - Virginia Beach, VA
Electrical Engineer, M136 then call us to verify we received it, ......
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RTX - McLean, VA
CTSp1 Raytheon is looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer to provide program management and engineering support to a US Government program....
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RTX - Clarksville, VA
CTSp1 Raytheon is looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer to provide program management and engineering support to a US Government program....
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RTX - Fort Myer, VA
CTSp1 Raytheon is looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer to provide program management and engineering support to a US Government program....
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Roanoke, VA
Job Information Aerotek Electrical Engineer in ROANOKE, Virginia Description: Multinational engineering firm that provides engineering design, consulting, and construction management services to a wide...
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Department of Defense - Virginia Beach, VA
Duties Help Duties Summary The selectee for this position will serve as as Electrical Engineer in the Operations Division, Public Works Department, Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Africa of NAVAL FACILITIES...
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Department of Defense - Norfolk, VA
Duties Help Duties Summary The selectee for this position will serve as as Electrical Engineer in the Operations Division, Public Works Department, Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Africa of NAVAL FACILITIES...
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Department of Defense - Dahlgren, VA
Duties Help Duties Summary The selectee for this position will serve as as Electrical Engineer in the Operations Division, Public Works Department, Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Africa of NAVAL FACILITIES...
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Department of Defense - Yorktown, VA
Duties Help Duties Summary The selectee for this position will serve as as Electrical Engineer in the Operations Division, Public Works Department, Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Africa of NAVAL FACILITIES...
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Department of Defense - Arlington, VA
Duties Help Duties Summary The selectee for this position will serve as as Electrical Engineer in the Operations Division, Public Works Department, Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Africa of NAVAL FACILITIES...
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Department of Defense - Portsmouth, VA
Duties Help Duties Summary The selectee for this position will serve as as Electrical Engineer in the Operations Division, Public Works Department, Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Africa of NAVAL FACILITIES...
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Department of Defense - Quantico, VA
Duties Help Duties Summary The selectee for this position will serve as as Electrical Engineer in the Operations Division, Public Works Department, Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Africa of NAVAL FACILITIES...
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Analytical Services Materials - Hampton, VA
(AS&M) has an immediate opening for a full-time Electrical Engineer I. This position supports NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, VA....
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Demographic Data for Virginia

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Electrical Engineer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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Salary for Electrical Engineer Jobs in Virginia

This is the average annual salary for Electrical Engineer jobs in Virginia as reported by the BLS.

$84,461

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrical Engineer positions.

Highest Education Level

Electrical Engineers in Virginia offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (37.7%)
  • Master's Degree (20.0%)
  • High School or GED (15.2%)
  • Vocational or Certification (14.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (8.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.9%)
  • Some College (0.9%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Electrical Engineers in Virginia
  • 1-2 years (36.9%)
  • 10+ years (18.8%)
  • 2-4 years (16.2%)
  • 6-8 years (12.8%)
  • Less than 1 year (7.9%)
  • 4-6 years (4.3%)
  • None (2.7%)
  • 8-10 years (0.4%)

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