Electrical Engineer - Sr Level (Buildings Design) in Bellevue, WA

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Jacobs   •  

Bellevue, WA 98004

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


11 - 15 years

Posted 35 days ago

The engineer will take ownership of the completeness, accuracy and timeliness of the work assigned to you. Individuals in this position must demonstrate the ability to progress from basic design work assignments to more complicated and involved projects working in conjunction with a technical team.


• Work in a fast-paced environment and work under tight deadlines, while maintaining high quality standards

• Prepare drawings and specification detailing the Electrical System designed

• Prepare inspection and design reports and presentation materials

• Performs construction administration and field investigation tasks for assigned projects including document management and processing RFI's and Change Orders

• Support PM in the on-going determination of project scheduling requirements, manpower requirements, and project budgets

• Establish project design standards and requirements as applicable for each project

• Supervise junior and CAD staff to maintain quality and technical content through the life of each project

• Provide staffing development and mentoring for junior staff

• Participate in internal and external meetings and document discussions

• Gather information, interview stakeholders, makes studies, performs calculations, and prepare original rough layouts and sketches as required

• Perform routine and high level tasks under minimal supervision using well-defined standards, procedures and codes

• Coordinate work with engineers of other disciplines and architects

• Perform product research; assist project designers and project architects with materials selection and system research

• Design new electrical distribution system or modification to existing electrical systems to develop or improve them

• Prepare and document Energy compliance calculations and forms

• Provide project quality control reviews at project milestones and continuous over the shoulder review.

• Select equipment and lighting fixtures for interior and exterior applications

• Design and perform calculations for lighting systems and associated controls

• Prepare load analysis for different stages of design



• U.S. Citizenship is required

• Active DoD security clearance is preferred

• Candidates fluent in written and spoken English required

• Bachelors' Degree in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) is required

• 10+ years' Electrical design experience is required

• Candidates must be a P.E.

• Ability to communicate thoughts and technical ideas in an accessible way, both in person and in writing is required

• Basic knowledge of electrical building systems is required

• Basic knowledge of sustainability, integrated design and LEED guidelines is required

• Self-motivated personality with the ability to work collaboratively and independently as appropriate in studio environment is required

• Ability to work in a multi-discipline team environment is required

• Ability to effectively meet deadlines is required

• Overseas travel may be required

• Proficiency in REVIT and AutoCAD is required

• Proficiency in AGI 32 Lighting Analysis, SKM Power Tools for Windows, Microsoft Office Word, PowerPoint and Excel program is required

• Experience in data center, power, UPS systems, generator systems and medium voltage distribution projects is required

• Previous DoD experience, basic competency with Federal energy standards, Unified Facility Criteria (UFC) and other Government requirements is required

• Experience in lightning protection, security, and fire alarm system design is preferred

Valid Through: 2019-11-13