Senior Distribution Engineer

Washington, DC
Jun 08, 2021
Jun 11, 2021
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Full Time
Job #: R-00057867-OTHLOC-PL-2D2825 Location: Virtual, United States Category: Distribution Design Engineering Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time Shift: Day Potential for Telework: Yes, 75% Clearance: None Referral Eligibility : Eligible Group: Civil Description Job Description: This position is potentially for remote work. No specific location required. No two career paths will ever look the same. At Leidos , we know the most talented and diverse engineering professionals will always have a multitude of career choices; your time at Leidos will be a wise investment in your career and in yourself. Protect yourself and your family with the benefits of working for a world-class employer. When you join Leidos, you join a Fortune 500 company and one of Ethisphere Institute's "World's Most Ethical Companies." Successful candidates can look forward to a fast paced, diverse work environment and flexible work hours/work arrangements as well as managers who will encourage career development and growth including: Engineer in Training Certificate (EIT) Professional Engineer License (PE) Project Management Professional (PMP) Leadership training Management opportunities In this role, you can also expect to gain experience / expertise in: NESC Structural Pole Modeling Electrical Power Calculations GIS design Project management Financial management Currently, we have an opportunity for a Senior Distribution Engineer for electric utility engineering. This position will be working with our growing Power Distribution Engineering team. This role will require leading other distribution engineers, oversight and qaqc of both simple and complex engineering projects, working directly with clients, and ensuring the Leidos reputation of high quality is maintained. Background must haves Associates Of Science (preferably engineering) from an accredited college or university and 4+ years of relevant experience OR a Bachelors Of Science (preferably engineering) and 2+ years of relevant experience OR a Master's and 1+ year of relevant experience. Bachelors degree or higher is preferred. Relevant experience is either working directly with an electric utility or an electric utility consulting company, performing design engineering (EIT/FE credentials or PE license is preferred). Execution of distribution projects from kickoff through design approved QAQC expertise Customer interaction Process documentation Experience with the NESC and/or CA GO95 (Local customer/job related travel is anticipated and will be reimbursed at IRS approved rates) Candidate must provide their own reliable transportation Nice to haves Experience providing estimated costs, development of a BOM, calculating the CIAC Experience with design tools such as Pole Foreman, O-Calc, Spida-Calc Experience using MicroStation--performing Electrical Distribution design Experience with Joint Use and Colocation projects Experience with rear to front lot conversion projects Professional Attributes Strong communication skills, written and interpersonal communications skills and supporting of customer advocacy Collaborative and inclusive of individuals of diverse backgrounds and geographic locations Positive attitude Ability to work with limited supervision Professional dress and demeanor Attention to detail Highly organized Excellent time management Typical Day 10%-30% working with client in office or field visit 60%-80% Engineering and development of design pkgs for customer 10% admin/planning/customer followup Leidos is a trusted and technology-focused solutions provider. Utilities and mobile operators rely on our Power Delivery Services Team for reliable power and telecommunication expertise, as reflected through our work with more than 50 investor-owned utilities, more than 160 municipals/cooperatives, as well as a growing number of mobile operators, local utility providers and private developers. In addition to providing engineering and project management services, Leidos works with an established group of industry-leading construction partners delivering meaningful Energy Delivery Solutions. Our recognition as an industry leader is confirmed by the latest national rankings by Engineering News-Record (ENR) ranking Leidos within the Top 10 T&D Firms, and Top 10 Power Firms. PowerDelivery PDSDLINE External Referral Bonus: Eligible External Referral Bonus $: Potential for Telework: Yes, 75% Clearance Level Required: None Travel: Yes, 10% of the time Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Requisition Category: Professional Job Family: Distribution Design Engineering Pay Range: #Remote About Leidos Leidos is a Fortune 500(R) information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 40,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $12.30 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2021. For more information, visit . Pay and Benefits Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here . Securing Your Data Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to . Commitment to Diversity All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws. Join our Talent Community to create a profile, enabling a streamlined application process and to help our recruiters better understand your areas of expertise and interest. Contact us about product information and pricing, customer feedback, stockholder services, or just to voice a concern.

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