Senior Electrical Engineer (Design Engineering) in San Diego, CA at Syska Hennessy Group

Date Posted: 3/24/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Watch your work come to life in landmark projects around the world when you partner with Syska Hennessy Group. As a global leader in consulting, engineering, and commissioning services, we specialize in highly technical buildings and the systems that bring them to life. We are seeking an experienced Senior Electrical Engineer to join our team in San Diego, CA. This candidate should also have the desire to help grow our team and to manage projects.  

Our dynamic work environment provides the optimal setting to take your career to the next level. From our supportive culture, diverse workforce, and competitive compensation, to our flexible work schedules and fun social events, it’s everything you’ll need for an exciting, challenging, and rewarding career.

Job Responsibilities

As a Senior Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for representing the Firm in all interactions with clients, contractors, architects, and other project team members. You will be responsible for designing large projects, preparing reports and specifications, and providing a high level of technical leadership.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Providing consulting services, including preparation of due diligence reports, gap analyses, and feasibility reports
  • Overseeing the production of drawings consistent with client requirements and standards
  • Conducting due diligence reports that comply with group and company standards and procedures
  • Establishing design standards, specifications, and criteria for projects
  • Preparation of proposals and administering project contracts between SHG and the client, including Add Service Agreements
  • Conducting business development activities, participating in various trade organizations, and preparing presentations
  • Establishing project budgets and schedules
  • Participating in QA/QC process of completed work by staff
  • Performing staff resource management and review

Project Manager Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for managing the function of projects. Take ownership of the client’s and the firm’s project goals in terms of project contract management, understanding and managing client expectations, tight project schedule control, controlling and optimizing project financials including billing and collections, and ensuring optimal project information flow (internally and externally)
  • Work closely with trade specific project engineers to ensure all the items above are delivered in a coordinated product
  • Communicating with clients in an engaging manner, maintaining client satisfaction, and project efficiency

Job Requirements

Successful candidates must have a current PE registration as an Electrical Engineer with a solid, and stable work track record. The capability to fully design electrical systems building types such as Healthcare, Life Sciences, Commercial Office Building Infrastructure and/or Mission Critical, highly preferred

Additional requirements of the Senior Electrical Engineer include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university
  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience working in a consulting firm required
  • A minimum of 3 years of Project Management experience, highly preferred
  • Knowledge of SKM Software and ability to perform Short Circuit coordination and Arch Flash Studies, highly preferred
  • Candidate should possess the ability to coordinate between MEP and Low Voltage trades, as well as discuss technical aspects of other trades at a high level
  • The latest version of AutoCAD and REVIT experience
  • PMP certification is preferred

Benefits

As an employee with Syska Hennessy Group, you will be part of a global firm with an amazing history! We are committed to being the best, to advancing engineering design practice, and to supporting our clients with integrity. To make all of that happen, we rely on the talent, drive, enthusiasm, and the total job satisfaction of the great people who work here.

As a member of our highly collaborative team, we provide you with a flexible benefits package that reflects our respect for your workplace contributions, professional goals, and personal priorities. The personal benefits program at Syska Hennessy includes:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan with employer matching
  • Roth 401(k) Option
  • Individual and Dependent Life Insurance
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability
  • Health Wellness Programs, including gym membership programs, flu shots and biometric screenings
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Training and professional development courses
  • Professional development incentive bonuses
  • Opportunities for community outreach through internal networks
  • A Generous Personal Time Off Program (PTO)
  • Transit/parking program
  • Monthly business phone stipend
  • Flexible summer work schedules

At Syska, we have cultivated a community that supports learning and provides guidance for professional development and further our culture of excellence. We promote an environment that is committed to embedding diversity and equality into the core of our business and culture. We empower our employees so they can take ownership for their work and development and strive to continually improve themselves and our firm. We rely on the talent, drive, enthusiasm and the total job satisfaction of the great people who work here for our success! Syska is a place where you can build an exceptional career and have a lasting impact on the world.

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