HNTB Sr Project Engineer Traction Power Design in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
What We're Looking For
This position is a design task leadership role. Responsible for the production and modification of design calculations, technical reports, engineering plans and specifications for assigned projects. This position consults with the project manager to perform research, development, calculations, design and delivery. Applies engineering techniques, procedures and design criteria for complex and cross-discipline projects. Leverages technical knowledge and experience to address design related issues or concerns, working closely with the project manager through creative problem solving, interactions with clients and by completing tasks to meet the project schedule. Develops conceptual and detailed designs and calculations to support the project completion using current drawing and technical tools, programs and software. Will mentor, train and review work of junior engineer staff and provide constructive feedback. As a member of the team, you will contribute to the successful project delivery for a diverse range of projects for HNTB’s clients.
Primary Focus Will Include:
Prepare reports, plans and designs for projects.
Prepare project quantity and engineer's estimate.
Lead design team for AC and DC power distribution systems and AC and DC traction power substation, including 600/750V DC rail transit traction power substations and 25/12kV AC rail transit traction power substations.
Design auxiliary power and switchgear systems in a transit environment.
Lead design team with traction power system analysis and simulations including load flow, short-circuit availability, motor-starting, and protective relay coordination studies.
Generate traction power specifications and design drawings.
Solve complex design issues utilizing knowledge, experience and industry resources.
Support design services during construction for traction power projects.
Performs site investigations in substations and along railroad tracks.
Work closely with other disciplines on multi-discipline projects.
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:
Master’s degree in Engineering
10 years of relevant experience
Professional Engineer (PE)
What You'll Need
Uses senior-level technical expertise to consider broad range of engineering solutions.
Responsible for the discipline-specific planning, work distribution, and leadership and adherence to the schedule, and budget on complex or unusual engineering projects.
Assists in marketing responsibilities, including proposal generation.
Develops scope of work and level of effort and manages adherence to scope and budget on complex or unusual engineering projects within discipline.
Oversees completeness and accuracy of project team’s work within the technical discipline.
Provides technical guidance and mentoring to team members to achieve overall project objectives on complex or unusual engineering projects.
Coordinates technical aspects of the project with client counterpart and teaming partners at staff level for work within the discipline on complex or unusual engineering projects.
Leads discipline delivery on larger, multi-disciplinary projects. Works closely with other disciplines on multi-discipline projects.
Assists with coordination and planning of schedules, hours, and distribution of work for other disciplines on multi-discipline projects on complex or unusual engineering projects
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and 8 years of relevant experience
Master’s degree in Engineering and 7 years of relevant experience
PhD in Engineering and 6 years of relevant experience
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