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Jacobs Senior Fire Protection Engineer - Remote/Hybrid (Flexible Location) in Washington, District Of Columbia

Your Impact:

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

At Jacobs, we challenge what is currently accepted, so we can shape innovative and lasting solutions for tomorrow. If you’re interested in a rewarding career working with the industry’s best and most innovative engineers, then Jacobs is where you belong.

As a Senior Fire Protection Engineer working with our teams in Advanced Manufacturing, you’ll use your skills and experience to lead the delivery and completion of challenging and engaging building projects. Our clients’ industries include Electric Vehicle, Data Center, Chemical, and Heavy Industrial/Manufacturing. You’ll lead the design of fire protection systems, fire detection systems, and fire alarm systems while also supporting the development of the Life Safety drawings. Responsibilities include hazard analysis, fire protection basis of design, code reviews, construction cost estimates, and assistance on proposal development.

You’ll be a part of diverse multi-discipline teams allowing you to both share what you know and learn so you can grow. Bring your creativity, ambitious spirit, and extreme attention to detail, and we’ll help you pursue and fulfill what drives you – so we can deliver extraordinary solutions for a better tomorrow, together.   

Here’s what you’ll need :

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Fire Protection or Mechanical Engineering

  • At least 15 years of Fire Protection Engineer experience

  • Thorough knowledge of codes and standards related to the design of Fire Protection systems.

  • Professional Engineering (PE) license

  • Ability to follow lead a design team on a project and to collaborate with other discipline team members remotely.

Ideally, you’ll also have:

  • Experience mentoring junior staff

  • Proficiency with AutoCAD and Revit

  • Proficiency with HASS calculation software

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $15 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 60,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

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