AECOM Electrical Engineer III in Boston, Massachusetts

United States of America - Massachusetts, Boston

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an Electrical Engineer for our Boston office, who wants to apply their passion and enthusiasm towards exciting and challenging projects supporting the US Army Corps of Engineers for Government Missile Defense Agency Programs and other high profile clients. We help shape the world around us — from complex building designs such as radar and tactical support facilities, administrative, operation and maintenance facilities to large campus style projects.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Design low voltage and medium voltage electrical distribution systems and building services for commercial, institutional, municipal, industrial and military facilities.

  • Develop electrical plans, elevations, section, details, single line diagrams, wiring schematics, schedules P&IDs and technical specifications.

  • Coordinate with the project engineers and other in-house engineering disciplines as needed.

  • Perform electrical system studies and calculations (load, harmonics, voltage drop, lighting, short circuit, coordination and arc flash)

  • Perform electrical system calculations using power analytical software packages (Ex. SKM, EDSA, and Easy Power)

  • Perform electrical systems design including switchgears, switchboards, motor control centers, variable frequency drives, generators, CHP units, transformers, distribution panels, and other electrical distribution systems

  • Provide design for lighting, fire alarm, telephone, security and grounding systems

  • Review and coordinate instrumentations, control system process P&IDs, mechanical and HVAC systems and design its related electrical systems

  • Develop electrical equipment specifications

  • Review equipment shop drawings

  • Perform field inspections of electrical systems and attend system startup field activities

  • Ability to handle design and support of multiple projects at the same time

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering

  • 8+ years of experience as an Electrical Engineer

  • Registration as registered professional engineer (PE)

  • Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required

  • Ability to obtain US government security clearance

  • Excellent AutoCAD skills

  • Ability to work with a diverse team in a fast paced complex environment

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Detail-oriented and technical, yet experienced enough to see the big picture

  • Experienced, self-directed professional

  • Must be a highly motivated self-starter with solid writing and verbal communication skills

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy of work

  • Ability to work independently with minimal oversight

  • Ability to work effectively both independently and collegially; engage in open dialogue with project team, across the organization, and with external providers

  • Ability to meet quality, schedule and budget expectations

  • Ability to multi-task and be flexible and able to adapt to rapidly changing project requirements and deadlines.

  • Ability to apply passion and enthusiasm for design in a collaborative and progressive team-oriented work environment

  • Manage timelines, be proactive and communicate project progress to stakeholders

  • Highly detail orientated, organizational skills in order to balance and prioritize multiple deliverables

  • Highly developed analytical skills, excellent critical thinking, and problem solving skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point)

  • Relocation benefits are not provided for this position.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree

  • Experience designing projects for the US Army Corps of Engineers with knowledge of UFC Standards, ProjNet, Scheduling and cost engineering.

  • LEED Accredited Professional

  • Design experience with industrial instrumentation and controls (I&C) systems.

  • Experience with Revit preferred

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.

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.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Water

Business Group

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 190984BR

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.