Electrical Engineer II - Military veterans preferred

2021-11-15
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee   contract


Chicago
Illinois
United States

United States of America - Illinois, Chicago

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an Electrical Engineer to be based in Chicago, Illinois.

About AECOM

At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year

  • Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

About Buildings + Places

AECOM’s Buildings + Places practice includes architecture, interiors, building engineering, workplace strategy, business transformation, asset advisory, economics and development planning, master planning, urban planning, and landscape architecture in a dynamic, interactive, and creative work environment.

With a range of expertise from strategy and design through project realization, we create better outcomes to grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and connect and engage people through innovative, sustainable design solutions.

Our teams have worked on signature projects such as the London 2012 Olympic Park and Legacy Framework, to the new plan for the LA2028 Olympics, to industrial facilities for GE and Rolls-Royce, to headquarters and workplaces for NASA, Unilever, Sony Music, DirecTV, Box, Inc. and many Fortune 500 companies.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Serves as a developing professional within specific domains of the field who continues to develop areas of expertise

  • Applies knowledge of standard practices, techniques, and procedures for variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity.

  • Employee may be responsible for aspects of a project or have significant technical role but is not yet a lead; final authority usually rests with a more senior staff member or supervisor.

  • Assists in the development of alternate solutions and design options in support of project team, e.g. code review.

  • Provides analysis and develops reports, opinions, and recommendations to address design challenges and opportunities with mentoring from senior level architects or designers.

  • Communicates and collaborates with full design team and others.

  • Develops, coordinates the development of work products such as specifications, drawings, and illustrative graphics based on input from client.

  • Develops technical approach and criteria for a design element and analyzes complex issues.

  • Coordinates work product for compliance with standards. Identify risk or problems and recommends solution

  • Review and approve shop drawings and attend client meetings during the construction administration phase

  • Write reports for internal and external purposes based on findings

  • Ensures discipline plans that are created meet overall project team requirements for project scope and schedule

  • Ensures conformance with standards, established design practices, applicable codes, and technical adequacy of design and construction

  • Organizes and conducts site visits for the purpose of data collection and evaluation of electrical systems, equipment, components and materials for projects with and without well-defined scopes

  • Develops designs within a BIM design environment

  • Develops, designs and specifies site electrical power, and equipment, components and materials

  • Develops, designs and specifies equipment, components and materials for all building electrical systems

  • Completes assigned engineering and design tasks in accordance with client specified criteria and applicable codes and standards

  • Review junior team member's work for quality and recognition of training requirements

  • Assist junior engineers in engineering design development and professional growth

Minimum Requirements :

  • Bachelor’s degree plus two (2) years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications :

  • 5+ years of electrical engineering experience within a consulting or design-build firm

  • Having a PE license is highly preferred.

  • Experience with Revit and AutoCAD based design projects

  • Experience in the following markets: Corporate Workplace and commercial buildings, Federal Civilian and DoD, Healthcare, Mission Critical, Justice, and Higher Education projects.

  • Excellent communication skills: articulate, assertive and confident

  • Creative thinker with effective teamwork skills

Additional Information:

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • Relocation assistance is not provided for this role.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements :

  • Bachelor’s degree plus two (2) years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of electrical engineering experience within a consulting or design-build firm

  • Having a PE license is highly preferred.

  • Experience with Revit and AutoCAD based design projects

  • Experience in the following markets: Corporate Workplace and commercial buildings, Federal Civilian and DoD, Healthcare, Mission Critical, Justice, and Higher Education projects.

  • Excellent communication skills: articulate, assertive and confident

  • Creative thinker with effective teamwork skills

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 B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 256434BR

Clearance Required No

Virtual: 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.