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Electrical Engineer

A/E/C Industry

We are seeking an Electrical Engineer with 5+ years’ experience in the building design industry. Qualified candidates are ready to be in a mid-level or senior-level role who desire to lead engineering projects as part of our multi-disciplinary Architecture, Engineering, and Interior Design firm. They will be responsible for designing lighting, power and low-voltage systems on a variety of projects, as well as fostering client relationships and performing construction administration.

Design Collaborative’s Electrical Engineer certainly possess the pragmatic skills and abilities needed to analyze and develop electrical systems for construction projects, but their role in building design doesn’t end there. While providing the technical excellence necessary to bring architectural and engineering concepts to life, DC’s Electrical Engineers push the envelope in the more conceptual, aesthetic world that is lighting design. Whether it is measuring the ergonomic effects of a lighting scheme or researching the latest concepts in energy management, their ability to see beyond presented information and get to the best solution sets them apart.

Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or BSArchE, ABET Accredited Program
  • 5+ years in the A/E industry is required
  • EIT or Professional Engineer (PE) preferred
  • Familiarity with Revit & ELUM Tools a plus
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Responsibilities
  • Aptitude towards design
  • Exercises sound time management and organizational skills
  • Demonstrates strong written and verbal communication
  • Ensures an attention to detail when handling projects
  • Ability to meet deadlines and prioritize multiple tasks with little oversight
  • Ability to work within a team-oriented design environment
Key Responsibilities
  • Areas of concentration include building power distribution systems, and lighting and low voltage
    auxiliary systems including fire alarm, security, data networking, and audio-visual equipment
  • Responsible for design and drawing preparation related to the commercial and institutional building construction industry under the guidance of professional engineers related to the design of electrical, lighting, data, security, and A/V systems
  • Participation in client and project team meetings bringing creative solutions to the table
  • Where applicable, establish preliminary project scope, budget, and schedule along with guidance from Project Manager
  • Involvement in field surveys of existing systems, and review and monitoring of installation and construction of above-mentioned systems
  • Ability to represent DC at job site visits and communicate with contractors / subs / owners effectively
  • Clearly understand and articulate systems and be a “proactive forward looking” individual
  • Capable of evaluation, selection and application of standard engineering techniques and procedures
  • Writing design narratives & engineering analysis
Compensation and Benefits
  • Competitive salary commensurate with education, credentials, experience, skills, and position
  • Benefits including but not limited to medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short term disability, long term disability, and health savings account (including company contributions)
  • 401(k) and Roth IRA retirement plans (including company contributions)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Pay
  • Wellness program
  • Bonus program
  • Flexible scheduling
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