AECOM Senior Electrical Engineer in Roanoke, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, Roanoke

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an experienced Senior Electrical Engineer to join our highly collaborative and motivated staff in our Roanoke, Virginia office’s Building Engineering practice. It is an opportunity to apply your talents to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects in an environment committed to excellence in innovation, technical quality and client service. Roanoke is rich in cultural, entertainment and outdoor activities and has a strong sense of community. Nestled in the picturesque Blue Ridge Mountains, it has been awarded the “All American City” designation a record six times.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Designs building power, lighting, telecommunications and security systems

  • Independently evaluates, selects and applies standard engineering techniques, procedures and criteria, using judgment in making adaptations and modifications

  • Performs responsible and varied engineering assignments requiring general familiarity with a broad field of engineering and knowledge of reciprocal effects of the work upon other disciplines

  • Independently performs all the tasks necessary to complete primary design elements for engineering works

  • Solves problems by use of combinations of standard procedures, modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments

  • Performance at this level requires developmental experience in a professional position

  • Receives general instructions on specific assignment objectives, complex features, and possible solutions

  • Assistance is provided on unusual problems and work is reviewed for application of sound professional judgment

  • Broad exposure to different types of projects including some experience across different business lines

  • Responds to client questions and comments, review contractor submittals, and provide clarifications during construction

  • Prepares required production control documents

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering required

  • 10+ years of experience

  • Licensed or registered professional engineer (PE) required

  • Understanding of Electrical power systems for commercial, Government and institutional facilities including office tenant space, utilities and support facilities. This includes an understanding of electrical system load and short circuit analysis

  • Understanding of Lighting and lighting control systems for commercial, Government and institutional facilities. This includes familiarity with lighting calculations, occupancy control, and application of state of the art materials to projects

  • Familiarity with the National Electric Code

  • Displayed ability to execute complete, accurate and coordinated project design assignments on time and within budget

  • Understands overall project constraints including design budget limitations and schedule requirements

  • Interact and communicate effectively with other team members and disciplines

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills a must

  • Experience with REVIT, AutoCAD and/or MicroStation

  • Limited travel as required to meet training and project requirements

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Federal or healthcare project experience strongly desired

  • Recently had or capable of obtaining a Final Top Secret security clearance

  • Experience with BIM (Autodesk Revit) software

  • Working knowledge of Electrical system analysis tools (E-TAP or SKM)

  • LEED Accreditation

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 180208BR

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.