AECOM Electrical Engineering Manager I in Austin, Texas

United States of America - Texas, Austin

Job Summary

The Process Technologies Organization (PTO) of AECOM in Austin, Texas, is seeking a senior electrical engineer to manage and lead the electrical/instrumentation (EIC) engineering team and function as part of PTO’s multi-discipline engineering team to deliver design packages and technical work on assigned projects.

The successful candidate will perform management and leadership responsibilities as well as perform engineering for the design and analysis of electrical and controls equipment in support of projects across multiple industries, including Power, Industrial and Oil and Gas. The successful candidate will be accountable for the completion of assignments to the high standards of AECOM and clients and within budget and schedule.

Typical projects can range in value from $100,000 to $50,000,000 and encompass all project phases, including engineering, procurement and construction. AECOM Process Technologies is rooted in applying the fundamentals of science and technology to address the economic and environmental challenges facing industry today. What sets us apart from other engineering groups is our endless quest for finding better, more economically viable ways of meeting our clients’ current and pending needs. By combining traditional research and development with detailed design and construction capabilities, we strive to provide clients with technology or process-based solutions that can be installed and operated at a reasonable cost. We deliver overall solutions with the right balance of innovation and traditional technology offerings on an engineering and procurement (EP) or full turnkey (EPC) basis. You can learn more about AECOM Process Technologies at: www, .

Responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Performing independently with limited supervision

  • Supervising a small team EIC engineers (presently less than 5 team members)

  • Assigning EIC engineering staff to projects and proposals and monitoring engineering progress from inception to completion

  • Leading EIC engineering scope development activities

  • Contributing to the development of budgets and schedules for EIC activities

  • Performing design calculations and standard computations including but not limited to power system analysis and electrical equipment sizing.

  • Providing engineering support for the preparation of design drawings to be used for construction.

  • Preparing technical specifications to be used for electrical equipment procurement and construction of EIC engineering scope.

  • Supporting the development of the following:

  • Load Lists

  • Equipment Lists

  • Cable and Conduit Schedules

  • Construction drawing/specification packages to be released to clients and contractors for the purpose of either preparing construction bids or executing construction

  • Direct or indirect project-based management of junior and/or staff-level engineers

  • Executing projects under the direction of a project manager and a project engineer along with the support of other experienced engineers and designers.

  • Collaborating with other engineers and designers on all aspects of assignments.

  • Providing leadership and technical guidance to less experienced technical staff.

  • Performing assignments and tasks that require the application of standard engineering practices, techniques, and criteria.

  • Periodic travel to project sites and equipment vendor manufacturing facilities to assess existing site conditions, support procurement, and support construction.

  • Must have a positive, team-oriented attitude

  • Strong analytical and communication skills

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering

  • 10+ years of electrical engineering experience in the industrial sector (power and/or petrochemical)

  • Professional Engineer (PE) License

  • Demonstrated experience in mentoring and supervising junior staff.

  • Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software such as ETAP

  • Strong Microsoft Office skills, including Excel, Word, and Outlook

Preferred Qualifications

  • 15+ years of work experience as a licensed professional engineer

Additional Information:

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

  • Relocation support is available for this position.

  • Ability to travel up to 5% of the time.

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 DCS

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 199360BR

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.