AECOM Electrical Engineer III in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Business Line Transportation
Position Title Electrical Engineer III
United States of America - Pennsylvania
AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented, motivated and experienced Electrical Engineer III for immediate employment in the Philadelphia, PA office. This unique and exciting position offers the opportunity to work in a developing practice with great growth opportunities, while receiving support from a global system practice which leads the nation in transit systems design.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Prepares design drawings and documents, technical specifications, cost estimates, proposals, calculations, and studies associated with power system
Prepares One-line diagrams, elementary and wiring diagrams, SCADA, communications, conduit and cable sizing/routing, substation physical layouts, selection of substation equipment, writing of substation equipment specifications, proposal development, construction cost estimates, and project scheduling
Performs protective relay settings and coordination studies
Exercises judgment on details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives
Communicates well with others and supports business development opportunities
Willingness and ability to travel nationally and internationally to all AECOM, partner, and client office locations, including project offices, if applicable
Performs site investigations and walk-downs in high-voltage substations and along electrified railroads
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited education program
5+ years of engineering experience, with a focus on utility substation design
Registered Engineer in Training (EIT/FE)
Experience with 5 kV through 38 kV substation design and IEEE/ANSI standards
Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills and have the ability to draw from the skills of others to bring innovation to serve the needs of our clients
Strategic thinker; must show ability to foresee and be willing to advance long term goal achievement over short term gains, and realization of when a choice between the two is appropriate
Self-motivator able and willing to foresee, plan for, and act on risks and opportunities aligned with business goals and aligned within area organizational structure
Professional Engineering (PE) Registration
Experience with SEPTA, WMATA, LIRR, NJ Transit, PATH, PATCO and Amtrak Traction Power
Experience in design/build and other alternative delivery projects
experience in writing of technical papers and technical presentations
Experience technical studies for traction power systems, including train performance simulations, ac and dc load flow simulations, short circuit calculations, EMF/EMI studies
Leadership positions held on professional societies or technical committees
Experience in providing technical training
Experience in writing project proposals and delivery of oral presentations for purpose of business development
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
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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. 188255BR
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.