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Leidos Substation Telecommunications Engineer in Framingham, Massachusetts

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Looking for an opportunity to make an impact?

At Leidos , we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers’ success. We empower our teams, contribute to our communities, and operate sustainably. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business.

If this sounds like the kind of environment where you can thrive, keep reading!

We are in search of a Substation Telecommunications Engineer to join our diverse and fast-paced organization. As a core team member, you will be interacting with other electric utility disciplines, playing a valuable part in leading and designing high voltage utility substation projects. 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.

Hybrid Options Available: 2-Days from Home and 3-Days in Office!

If this sounds like the kind of environment where you can thrive, keep reading!

Begin your journey of a flourishing and meaningful career; share your resume with us today!

The Challenge:

  • Perform planning and engineering in support of telecommunication systems and telecommunication projects

  • Design telecommunication systems for transmission line and substation projects/facilities

  • Design, modify or upgrade networks using Ethernet, fiber optic, copper, microwave, radio, leased service, or cellular utilizing client standards or developing new standards

  • Conducting communication network studies for wide, metro and local area networks

  • Establish project schedules and budgets

  • Develop drawings and specifications for utility telecommunication system projects

  • Create bills of materials for telecommunication equipment; obtain quotes and order materials

  • Coordinate with other internal engineering departments, external contractors and utility construction crews

  • Travel to project sites to collect information on existing conditions

What Sets You Apart:

  • Mid-Level: Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering degree with two (2+) plus years of relevant experience working directly with an electric utility or an electric utility consulting company

  • Senior Level: Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering degree with four (4+) plus years of relevant experience working directly with an electric utility or an electric utility consulting company

  • Experience with the National Electric Safety Code (NESC) and other applicable industry standards

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office suite of software (e.g., Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project)

  • Capability to learn a variety of client software packages and databases as required

  • Must be comfortable in both a field and office setting

  • Must be able to lift 20 pounds

  • Must possess the physical ability to support field work in, at times, rough terrain in order to access more remote project locations

You Might Also Have:

  • US Citizen and able to pass DOE background

  • Fundamentals of Engineering certification

  • Master’s degree in related field

In this role, you can expect to grow:

  • With opportunities for both technical and non-technical training

  • Engineer in Training Certificate (EIT)

  • Interface with local clients

  • Electrical Power Calculations

WHAT WE DO

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 160municipals/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. To explore and learn more, click here (https://www.leidos.com/markets/energy/power-delivery) !

At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers’ success. We empower our teams, contribute to our communities, and operate sustainably. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business.

We take care of our employees. Leidos seeks the best and the brightest, and in return, we invest in you, with an eye on your future, through career advancement, growth opportunities and continuous improvement via mentoring, formal and informal project management training and assistance with obtaining pertinent certifications. We challenge you to help solve some of the world’s toughest problems, and reward you (https://www.leidos.com/careers/life) with a welcoming culture that recognizes the importance of a strong work/life balance, as well as competitive compensation and benefits (https://www.leidos.com/careers/pay-benefits) . We believe that diversity and inclusion make us all better and offer the chance to have fun and make a difference.

PDSSUBSTATION

PowerDelivery

Original Posting Date:

2024-01-08

While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

Pay Range:

Pay Range $65,000.00 - $117,500.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline onlyand not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

REQNUMBER: R-00126118

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.

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