AECOM Engineer 1 in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

United States of America - Maryland, Annapolis Junction

Job Summary

AECOM has a great opportunity for an Electrical Engineer in Annapolis Junction, MD. This is a Power and Cooling Service Provider program for a mission critical customer responsible for the renovation and modernization of the existing utility infrastructure and buildings. The selected candidate will be responsible for performing engineering calculations and analyses, maintaining and submitting related reports and data on assignments of advanced complexity, and providing technical guidance during events that affect the performance of critical mission systems. This individual will propose engineering solutions and modifications in accordance with the customer requirements. He/she will be responsible for modeling and simulating the electrical infrastructure using the ETAP software, and for maintaining an engineering technical library and informational repositories. The Electrical Engineer will be responsible for interacting with other disciplines, project support groups, subcontractors, vendors and customer representatives, and for performing engineering related functions. Responsible for sustaining the electrical system model database using the ETAP software. Conduct and analyze load flow, short-circuit, protective device coordination and arc-flash studies. Work with customers to gather and analyze critical information, review engineering plans and propose engineering solutions. Work with the campus model team personnel and field forces conducting surveys and gathering critical information for analysis. Coordinate and interface with other numerous Architectural and Engineering (A/E) firms, and be a self-contained engineer.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be a US Citizen.

  • Must have a Power Systems background.

  • Must have knowledge of mechanical and electrical systems.

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, or related scientific field.

  • 0-1 years of job-related experience or equivalent.

  • Good communications and analytical skills; working knowledge of computer systems and integrated software application programs.

  • Position may require travel.

  • Position may require the ability to pass and maintain a Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge and experience with ETAP, Easy Power or SKM is preferred but not required.

  • Versed in codes and standards (i.e. NEC, IEEE).

  • Prior DOD and CONUS Facilities experience is a strong plus.

  • Knowledge and experience with protective device selection and coordination, Time-Current Curves (TCCs) and Arc Flash Reduction Maintenance Settings (ARMS).

  • Knowledge and experience with analytical skills and recovery of failure of Low Voltage/Amp Circuit Breakers (LVACBs), Overcurrent Relays (OCRs), Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs) and Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPSs) for known problems or during unscheduled events (e.g. outages).

  • FE (EIT) certificate preferred but not required.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Engineering - Power

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 194494BR

Clearance Required Yes

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.