AECOM Electrical Engineer/Design 1 in Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania

Requisition/Vacancy No. 156949BR

Position Title Electrical Engineer/Design 1

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Government

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Pennsylvania

City Tobyhanna

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


AECOM’s Global Support Services (GSS) organization resides within AECOM’s Government business line and is comprised of three divisions — International Development, Operations and Mission Support, and Global Programs. GSS has the international presence, personnel networks and procurement infrastructure to deliver support for any mission, anywhere. We optimize the reliability, availability and sustainability of equipment, logistics systems and facilities for clients around the world. GSS supports the U.S. Government, non-U.S. Governments and industry clients with worldwide program management, planning, design, operations and maintenance, logistics, aviation services, security, international development, environmental and civil engineering and mission and intelligence support.

Job Summary

AECOM is currently hiring Electrical Fabrication Engineers to join our team!

Perform as a lead on more complex engineering assignments. Perform a variety of engineering assignments in planning and overseeing research, development, design, manufacture, test, installation, operation, and maintenance of diverse electronic/mechanical equipment and systems and generally as a lead of a design, analysis or review team on more complex engineering assignments.


 Performs professional work in research, development, design, testing, analysis, production, construction, maintenance, operation, planning, estimating, or standardization of facilities, systems, structures, processes, equipment, devices, or materials, requiring knowledge of the art and science of engineering.

 Provides comprehensive definition of all aspects of system development from analysis of mission needs to verification of system performance.

 Analyzes/develops system requirements; develops specifications, solutions and alternatives as part of engineering studies; and assesses risks and costs to satisfy those requirements.

 Formulates preliminary designs, performs tests, takes measurements, and performs system analyses of simulations.

 Applies reverse engineering and reengineering disciplines to develop production planning and manufacturing documents.

 Develops block diagrams and logic flow charts and translates detailed design into prototype or pre-production hardware/software.

 Prepares schematics, layouts, and diagrams; develops design solutions, and prepares relevant procurement and design documentation.

 Implements performance and technical standards and conducts appropriate tests to assess debug and validate system performance.

 Utilizes Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) and associated Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) software approved by TYAD (Pro Engineer and AutoCAD).

Minimum Requirements

  • Education: Four year Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Electrical) or related field from an accredited education institution.

  • Experience: Two years specialized experience as related to tasks below; additional education (MA/PhD) may be substituted for up to 1 year experience.

  • Proficient with Microsoft products (to include; Word, Excel and PowerPoint).

  • Ability to set up testing procedures and develop requirements associated with equipment as it pertains to Military Specifications and requirements within an SOW.

  • Familiarity with database management software (i.e. SAP products, SQL, Access, LMP….).

  • Good communications and analytical skills.

  • Position may require travel.

  • Position requires U.S. citizenship and Secret Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

Must be U.S. Citizen and able to pass / maintain a DoD Security Clearance - active clearance is strongly preferred

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 at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.