Electrical Power Engineer

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Apex Systems
Full Time

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Job#: 1295897

Job Description:

Apex Systems is looking for a Mid-level and Senior Electrical Engineer for one of our clients to support of the Department of State

If interested, please send your resume to cmoody@apexsystems.com and the best time for us to chat!

Position: Electrical Power Engineer

Location: Springfield, VA

Hours: Monday-Friday, flexible hours

Clearance Level: Minimum interim DoD Secret clearance required as a condition of employment

Job Description

Our client is seeking an Electrical Power Engineer to join our team in support of the Department of State (DoS) Bureau of Diplomatic Security (DS) in the strategic planning, solution development, project management, and solution sustainment of technical security systems (TSS) utilized to protect US embassies, posts, and annexes around the world.

TSS include power supplies, voltage regulators, battery backup systems, electrical transfer systems (automatic and manual); grounding and lightning protection systems, three-phase/single-phase transformers, diesel and gas generators, power factor correction equipment electrical safety equipment supporting intrusion detection and monitoring systems, perimeter and access control systems, audio systems, and door and barrier controllers.

In this position you will:
  • Perform development, test, and engineering (DT&E) of new and replacement systems to improve security and prevent product obsolescence from impacting security.
  • Perform analysis of building and construction designs.
  • Conduct site electrical surveys.
  • Evaluate manufacturer capabilities, conduct investigations pertaining to the development of new designs, methods, materials, or processes for possible applications of results, and develop power infrastructure recommendations.
  • Produce engineering documentation to include product evaluations, labor estimates, bill of materials (BOM), deployment documents, product evaluations, new product announcements, service bulletins, guidelines, etc.
  • Perform advanced troubleshooting of electrical equipment.
  • Develop short circuit, selective overcurrent coordination, arc flash analysis, harmonics analysis and filter design, load calculations, voltage drop, and ground grid / mat engineering studies.
  • Recommend necessary corrections in technical analyses and design to ensure successful project completion.
  • Specify equipment, wiring and protection methods, materials and suppliers required for completion and implementation of projects.

Desired Qualifications:
  • Hands on experience on schematic, design, and construction documents (drawings, specifications, cost estimate, client meetings, addendums, submittal approvals, RFI's from contractors and / or project managers, field surveys, and electrical distribution inspection and punch list for project completion
  • Hands on experience with electrical equipment such as voltage, current, and frequency multimeters; earth resistance testers, power monitoring equipment, battery capacity testers, digital load banks, uninterruptible power supplies and voltage regulators
  • Hands on experience testing and troubleshooting of electrical equipment such uninterruptible power supplies, voltage regulators, automatic transfer switches, generators
  • Experience working with building construction management (estimates, project schedules)
  • Hands on experience with AutoCAD Release 2015, SKM Power Tools or ETAP, Fluke Power Quality Analysis
  • Familiarity and use of IEEE, NFPA (70, 70E, and 780), UL, LPI, IBC, IEC, DoS FAM/FAH and OBO standards and codes
  • Experience with power, grounding, and lightning protection systems
  • Knowledge and application of the National Electrical Code from power limited circuits up to medium voltage systems

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering (e.g., Electrical Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, or Electromechanical Engineering) from an accredited university (required)
  • 10+ years of experience with electrical power design / build projects from programming / pre-design, design, bidding, and construction phases
  • Ability to provide engineering, design, implementation, technical support, and consulting services on new product developments and technological applications.
  • Minimum Secret level clearance issued by the Defense Security Service (DSS), Department of Defense (DoD) prior to contract performance

Preferred Certifications
  • Licensed Professional Engineer
  • Certified Lightning Protection System Designer, Inspector, Installer
  • Certified Electrical Safety Compliance Professional
  • Certified Photo-Voltaic Designer/Installer
  • Certified Electrical Inspector
  • Certified Plan Reviewer


EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystems.com or 844-463-6178.

Company Information

Apex Systems is a world class technology services business that incorporates industry insights and experience to deliver solutions that fulfill our clients’ digital visions. We provide a continuum of service from workforce mobilization and modern enterprise solutions to digital innovation to drive better results and bring more value to our clients. Apex transforms our customers with modern enterprise solutions tailored to the industries we serve. Apex has a presence in over 70 markets across US, Canada and Mexico. Apex is a segment of ASGN Inc. (NYSE: ASGN)

Dice Id : apexsan
Position Id : BHJOB2374_1295897
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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