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Sr. Electrical Engineer

HDR, Inc. Sacramento, CA

Job Description



About UsAt HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary ResponsibilitiesIn the role of Senior Electrical Engineer well count on you to:

  •  Coordinate the work of Electrical Engineers with the balance of a multidiscipline team throughout the entire projects development

  •  Establish client relations, and participate in the marketing, design and production meetings with regard to electrical systems

  •  Assume the electrical lead on many projects

  •  Participate in reviews with various governing agencies for code compliance

  •  Conduct schematic, design development and contract document work sessions at the project site in conjunction with the Project Manager, Project Architect and other disciplines

  •  Coordinate workload through the entire project development to complete documents on schedule

  •  Track the financial aspects of projects, and coordinate and adjust the work effort with the team to ensure that the work is completed within the parameters of the agreed-upon schedule

  •  Work with the Project Manager and Regional Controller for project reviews with corporate management as needed

  •  Direct the activities of other electrical engineering professionals, and act as a mentor to other staff members as needed

  •  Perform other duties as needed 
  • Qualifications


    Required Qualifications

  •  Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering

  •  CA PE
  • Extensive knowledge of Power generation, medium voltage systems, Excitation and Governor Systems and building electrical power, lighting and signal design, including life safety systems and building management systems
  • Experience with detailed design in digital relays, plant controls systems, excitation and governors for large hydro generation.
  • Strong computer knowledge of Microsoft Office and electrical design software
  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must
    Preferred Qualifications
  • Masters degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 10+ years experience in electrical design of buildings (lighting/power/systems);
    previous experience with an architectural/engineering or engineering consulting firm desired
  • Why HDRAt HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.  

    Job Details

    Date Posted June 28, 2017
    Date Closes June 28, 2018
    Requisition 145646
    Located In Sacramento, CA
    SOC Category 00-0000.00

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