AECOM Senior Electrical Engineer in New York, New York

Business Line Building Engineering

Position Title Senior Electrical Engineer

United States of America - New York

New York

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and motivated Senior Electrical Engineer for immediate employment in the New York, NY office.

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

  • Plans, develops, coordinates and directs the completion of assigned discipline projects

  • Accountable for assuring that a project plan is developed for each project and thoroughly communicated, understood and utilized by the project lead team

  • Serves as senior electrical engineer/technical lead on assigned projects; applies intensive and diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices to all projects assigned

  • Willing and able to interpret and implement client standards into code complainant designs

  • Willing and able to survey and evaluate existing conditions in order to formulate a fully coordinated scope of work within code compliant mechanical designs

  • Exercises judgment in developing details of work and in making preliminary selections & adaptations of engineering alternatives

  • Prepares engineering related calculations and develops drawings and visual aids

  • Serves as a quality control & quality assurance reviewer

  • Stays current on codes and technologies, specific client standards

  • Ensures discipline plans 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

  • Works cooperatively with other managers and employees to achieve company's mission, and clients’ needs

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering

  • 5+ years of consulting engineering experience, including at least 2 years of project management experience

  • Relevant experience in electrical and fire alarm design and the preparation of design and construction documents for projects including healthcare, laboratories, higher education and mission critical.

  • Registered Professional Engineer in New York or ability to obtain by reciprocity

  • Competent in all conventional aspects of electrical and fire alarm engineering and conducts work requiring judgment in the independent evaluation, selection and substantial adaptation and modification of standard electrical engineering techniques, procedures and criteria

  • Knowledge of and experience with high performance and sustainable building practices

  • Demonstrates creativity, foresight and mature engineering judgment in anticipating and solving problems

  • Strong technical knowledge and ability to serve in the role as a Project Manager responsible for a multi-disciplinary team in the development of comprehensive, coordinated construction documents for diverse and complex projects

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Must possess a valid driver's license and have the ability to travel, potentially 15%-20% of the time

  • Basic knowledge of industry standard computer software for the position (examples include software such as Microsoft and AutoCAD)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Revit experience

  • LEED accredited

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.

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


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 Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 187373BR

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.