Jacobs Senior Electrical Engineer (Buildings Design) in Denver, Colorado

Senior Electrical Engineer (Buildings Design)

Description

The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Position Summary

At Jacobs our Senior Electrical Buildings Engineer have exceptional design and analysis skills, to plan and design electrical systems for buildings and facilities, including airports, Data Centers, hospitals, laboratories, high rise offices, educational facilities and other commercial and institutional projects.

Candidates must be able to apply intensive and diversified knowledge of electrical engineering principles and practices to prepare construction drawings and specifications for submission to jurisdictional plan check and permitting. Engineered systems include, but are not limited to, low-voltage power distribution, lighting systems and controls, branch circuiting, and fire alarms systems. Knowledge of security and IT systems is desirable.

  • Design full electrical systems, including power, lighting, fire alarm and signaling systems

  • Design and perform calculations for lighting systems and associated controls

  • Prepare load analysis for different stages of design

  • Prepare drawings detailing the system designed

  • Prepare basis of design report for the project

  • Prepare and document Energy compliance calculations and forms

  • Select equipment and fixtures for use in the building

  • Manage work with engineers of other disciplines and architects

  • Lead meetings and communicate with clients to establish their needs and discuss design issues with them

  • Manage quality of work, and interface with clients

Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) or Bachelors Degree in Architectural Engineering (BSAE) required

  • PE required

  • Minimum 10-15 years working for an MEP firm required

  • Knowledge of Revit and Autocad required

  • Demonstrated experience working within the aviation industry specifically on: airports, data centers, generator systems, and medium voltage distribution projects preferred

  • LEED AP desired

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Colorado-Denver

Req ID: BIA00001W