Senior Project Electrical Engineer

Luxus Raleigh , NC 27601

Posted 4 months ago

The Raleigh Office of an integrated Architectural, Planning, Interior Design and Engineering firm offers long-term career opportunity for an Electrical Engineer with 10 plus years of experience. We are seeking an individual with experience on Healthcare and Science & Technology projects who is looking for the opportunity for career growth in a leadership role. We believe this individual desires to grow a new engineering practice in the Raleigh office and the surrounding market. This individual will also be primarily responsible for delivery, design excellence, project quality, and client satisfaction.

Excellent presentation, verbal and written communication skills required. Ability to react quickly to issues while fostering a collaborative environment is a must. A history of prior experience managing a staff of engineers in a hands-on AE environment is a plus.
The candidate must be capable of participating with the design effort from concept design through construction administration while growing and managing a new engineering staff.

Job Duties:

  • Work with firm Principals on business development efforts with an end goal of growing the office revenue and engineering staff.
  • Support Raleigh projects by participating in projects and/or managing engineering staff.
  • Lead the design and documentation of power, lighting and signal systems.
  • Electrical Engineering design including medium and low voltage power distribution systems for buildings, associated branch circuiting, emergency power and UPS systems.
  • Coordination of infrastructure requirements for low voltage systems including Tele/data, security, Audio/Visual, etc.

Job Requirements:
  • Professional Engineering License. NON-negotiable.
  • Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering (Architectural Engineering Degree is acceptable).
  • A minimum of 10 years Electrical system design experience.
  • A minimum of 10 years experience supervising an engineering staff.
  • Excellent written, verbal and graphic communication skills.
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