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Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH114822
  • Location: USA, Massachusetts, Boston
  • Sector: Design & Engineering, Building Services, Built Environment
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 04/12/2017
This vacancy has now expired.

Plans and conducts work requiring judgment regarding the independent evaluation, selection and substantial adaptation and modification of standard techniques, procedures and criteria. Successfully completes medium to large size engineering projects by organizing and controlling project elements. Works closely with a Senior Project Engineer or Project Engineer for technical review and guidance.


Develop and evaluate system concepts and options to determine best design and engineering solution for each project based upon project scope
Develop design drawings and specifications of electrical systems for building electrical, lighting, and fire alarm systems, including preparation of all engineering calculations, equipment selection and layout throughout life of the project
Lead and coordinate with engineers, designers, AutoCAD technicians and clerical staff
Interface with clients to discuss changes to designs and/or specifications
Perform systems analysis and prepare reports and studies as well as cost estimates
Directly responsible for distribution of all approved drawings and specifications
Coordinate with other design team members including architect, and mechanical and structural engineers to ensure electrical systems are integrated with all trades
Work as a team member with construction team project manager, and fabrication and installation crews
Attend design team meetings as required
Work with leadership to manage design manpower budget and update budget to reflect revisions or changes in scope
Represent the company in a professional manner in all dealings with owners, architects, vendors, other design professionals and contractors
Assisting in the firm's human resource efforts through training and mentoring junior firm members
Enhances the firm's reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing internal and external client requests
Demonstrates core values and serves as a role model/mentor to all firm members
Updates job knowledge and technical expertise by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, participating in technical organizations and obtaining certifications in area of expertise and participating in the firm's Technical Committee as requested

Bachelor's Degree from an accredited engineering program
Minimum 10 years of experience in a consulting engineering firm
Comprehensive knowledge and interpretation of code compliance requirements and industry standards
Strong organizational, prioritization, decision making and analytical skills
Possess strong verbal, written, analytical, persuasive and interpersonal skills
Effective business development skills
Ability to work independently with minimum supervision and in a highly collaborative team environment
Ability to consistently set goals and meet deadlines and adapt to flexible responsibilities
Working knowledge of AutoCAD and Revit software
Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
Experience with Deltek Vision or Project Resource Management software is desired
Ability to meet and exceed client expectations

Required/Preferred Credentials:
PE license is required
LEED Certification is preferred
Certifications on areas of expertise are preferred

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