AECOM Senior Electrical Engineer in Roanoke - VA, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, Roanoke - VA

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

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 Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 200643BR

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.