HNTB Facilities & Infrastructure Electrical Engineer in Oakland, California
What We're Looking For
Electrical Engineer with power and lighting design experience, engineering analysis skills related to electrical power infrastructure and communications network, for commercial, institutional or transportation facilities. Responsible for technical design associated with electrical engineering efforts in cooperation with multi-disciplinary team. Coordinates preparation of design details, calculations, drawings and specifications for electrical designs.
Primary Focus Includes:
Transportation infrastructure and facilities including road, rail, transit and airport projects
Existing electrical system evaluation including review of as-built data, field investigations and condition assessments
Engineering analysis including power models and load flow analysis for power distribution systems
Power system design including controls and fire alarm systems
Electrical infrastructure for transportation facilities and EV charging stations
Electronic Toll Systems (ETS) and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) projects.
Lighting design including calculations for lighting systems and associated controls, selection of equipment and luminaires for lighting systems
Project Responsibilities Include:
Develop basis of design reports for electrical and/or communications systems
Plans, calculations, specifications and estimate for construction packages
Power systems design including panels layouts, cable/conduit schedule, single line diagrams and drawing details for electrical design
Lead technical communication with client for electrical design components
Sizing and selection of on-site power generation systems
Communications design including fiber optic cable and wireless Ethernet based communications networks to support ETS and ITS deployments
Support project construction phase including RFI and Submittal reviews
Preferred Qualifications and Skills
5 years of relevant experience
PE in the State of California
Bachelor's Design in Electrical Engineering
Experience with e-TAP, AGI32 or related software
Familiarity with IEEE standards and FHWA Systems Engineering guidelines
What You'll Need
Completes assigned work within the schedule and number of hours provided.
Assist in the development of project specifications.
Responsible for development of discipline specific engineering project elements/deliverables such as reports, designs, and plans.
Aids in the coordination and productivity of project team members.
Provides technical guidance to less experienced engineering project team members.
Works closely with other disciplines and on multi-discipline projects.
Performs quality control reviews of discipline - specific engineering project elements/deliverables.
Assists with coordination and planning of schedules, hours, and distribution of work within discipline.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and 4 years of relevant experience
Master’s degree in Engineering and 3 year of relevant experience
PhD in Engineering and 2 years of relevant experience
Enhances action orientation by taking on tough challenges in experienced areas with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
Able to function in an independent fashion with infrequent oversight.
Collaborates to build partnerships and working with other departments to meet shared objectives.
Communicates effectively by developing and delivering communications that convey a clear understanding of the project need to other disciplines.
Displays sound decision quality for processes and making timely decisions that keep the project moving forward; applying sound engineering judgement.
Develops the technical skills of lower-level technical staff to meet both their career goals and the organization’s goals.
Directs work for self and others by planning, delegating, and providing direction. Seeks help when experiencing obstacles. Provides technical oversight to lower job classifications.
Demonstrates nimble learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures as learning opportunities.
Uses resourcefulness in securing and deploying resources effectively and efficiently with support.
Drives self-development by actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged both technically and in task leadership using both formal (courses) and informal (feedback) development channels.
Being tech savvy by showing proficiency in using and customizing tools for design efficiency on the job, understanding what software applications are needed to accomplish tasks, and knowing which software to use for various applications and its limitations. Comfortable learning new software and hardware.
Optimizes work processes by using knowledge of the most effective and efficient ways to get things done with a focus on continuous improvement.
Understands and is able to coordinate interdisciplinary efforts.
Independently progresses the majority of designs and tasks required of the discipline.
Exhibits experience with Microsoft Office Suite, and MicroStation and/or AutoCad.
Exhibits a thorough understanding of the application related to engineering, geometric and algebraic principles.
Manages time, proactively forecasting, and communicating project development needs.
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