Senior Electrical Engineer - Energy - Military veterans preferred

2019-12-08
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Oakland
California
United States

United States of America - California, Oakland

Job Summary

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Electrical Engineer to join our client’s growing Power & Industrial engineering group in lead capacity in the San Francisco Bay Area (Oakland, CA). Our electrical engineering group provides detailed engineering services for a diverse range of exciting projects across the oil and gas, transmission and distribution, and renewables sector. Qualified candidates will have a strong background in electrical power engineering at industrial facilities including plant distribution and MV/HV substation / switchyard. The successful candidate is expected to be a detail orientated yet efficient, experienced engineer who can make decisions independently. Along with your technical excellence, you will also be expected to provide leadership for the other electrical and controls engineers in our Power group. This role offers a competitive salary, benefits and relocation assistance where and when applicable.

You will be primarily responsible for:

  • Approval of electrical engineering design work on assigned projects

  • Working with the Project Engineer and Project Managers on developing design schedules and budgets for electrical engineering work activities

  • Keeping senior management up to date on group progress, issues, opportunities, etc.

  • Performing Power system studies (load flow, short circuit, protective coordination, arc flash analysis).

  • Developing protective relay settings and calculations.

  • Developing control system layouts.

  • One line and three line diagrams.

  • Protective relay and metering one line / three line diagrams.

  • AC/DC schematics.

  • Panel Layouts.

  • Equipment layouts and sectional views.

  • Connection Diagrams.

  • Bill of Materials.

  • Cable Schedules.

  • DC power distribution design.

  • Complying with hazardous area classification codes and standards

  • Developing construction and equipment specifications.

  • Supporting projects during construction, start-up, and commissioning.

  • Grounding Analysis and Design.

  • Managing and reviewing engineering work performed by peers.

  • Attending client meetings

Level specific responsibilities:

  • Senior technical resource may serve as technical advisor for team

  • Provides specialized technical input to studies and design for staff's specific area of expertise.

  • Develops study and design procedures to facilitate high quality cost effective work by others

  • Participates in interdisciplinary review of project deliverables.

  • Develops construction cost estimates and estimates of technical efforts for projects.

  • Uses expertise in all steps of completing discipline component of PS&E package.

  • Performs quality control review of design calculations or drawings.

  • Prepares technical specification sections

  • Provides input to the development of engineering budget and schedule to meet requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS plus 6 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Strong written & verbal skills

  • Strong familiarity with industry codes & standards (NEC, NESC, IEEE, etc.)

  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and take the lead on projects.

  • Willingness to learn new skills

  • Willingness to travel occasionally

Preferred Qualifications

  • 10+ years of relevant experience as an Electrical Engineer

  • Registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) in California

  • Experience on full EPC, Design/Build projects from start to finish

  • SEL relay programming experience

  • AutoCAD/MicroStation drafting experience

  • Substation physical design experience

  • Startup and commissioning field experience

  • Power systems analysis software experience (SKM, ETAP, EasyPower)

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Power & Industrial

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 228782BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.