Remote Senior Electrical Engineer

Employer
LVI Associates
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Dec 05, 2022
Closes
Dec 08, 2022
Ref
724411686
Hours
Full Time
A$ A' "A' ?Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:A cents € cents Proficiency with designing medium and low voltage distribution systems including substations, switchgear and standby generation systems.A cents € cents Performing electrical calculations for electrical systems using electrical systems analysis software.A cents € cents Performing design tasks including lighting layouts, communications, fire alarm, and security systems.A cents € cents Modify and prepare equipment detail equipment specifications.A cents € cents Developing the electrical plans and specifications for medium to large sized and complex projects (water and wastewater, industrial, facility and transportation type) with minimal supervision.A cents € cents Performing site investigations to confirm and/or identify existing conditions for use in developing electrical design.A cents € cents Coordinating with the client, utilities, fire marshal and code enforcement officers.A cents € cents Reviewing shop drawings and assist with general construction services.A cents € cents Direct lower level staff in developing short circuit, protective relay coordination and arc flash studies using power analysis software.A cents € cents Developing of the project scope and budget and provide input for proposal development.A cents € cents Developing electrical area classification drawings based on the NEC articles 500 thru 504, NFPA 820.A cents € cents Will be required to supervise or coordinate the work of CADD Operators, design technicians and others assisting in specific assignmentsA cents € cents Proficiency with SKM Power Tools or other electrical system analysis software is preferredA cents € cents Candidate must have excellent writing and communication skillsA cents € cents Prepare and develop of the Engineer's opinion of probable construction cost estimates using RS Means and similar construction estimation resources.A cents € cents Manage electrical power system or energy projects of high complexity for a variety of clientsMinimum QualificationsBachelor's degree in Electrical or Electronic Engineering, or Electrical Technology or related discipline. Professional engineering (PE) license. 10 years of related experience. Domestic and/or international travel may be required. The frequency of travel is contingent on specific duties, responsibilities, and the essential functions of the position, which may vary depending on workload and project demands. Equivalent additional directly related experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.Skills and AbilitiesExpert Knowledge of computer assisted design and drafting (CADD) 3D and 4D software and practices. Expert Knowledge of engineer principles of design. Expert Knowledge of Microsoft business software (excel, word, etc.). Excellent verbal and written communications skills. Expert knowledge of federal, state and local regulations.Certification/License RequirementsProfessional EngineerPreferred QualificationsPMP CertificationDesign Knowledge (3D/4D)Project management experience with electrical or energy project types