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Electrical Engineer


Our Houston office is growing and looking to add an Electrical Engineer to the team.

Job Functions:

  • Under supervision and direction of an electrical engineer:
  • Design full electrical systems, including power, lighting, fire alarm and signaling systems
  • Design and perform calculations for lighting systems and associated controls
  • Prepare single line diagrams for the power distribution system
  • Prepare load analysis for different stages of design
  • Prepare drawings detailing the system designed
  • Select equipment and fixtures for use in the building
  • Coordinate work with engineers of other disciplines and architects
  • Attend meetings and communicate with clients to establish their needs and discuss design issues with them
  • Monitor quality of work, and interface with clients
  • Manage projects, work area or technical skill set


  • Technical Degree in Electrical with a sound knowledge of electrical fundamentals as they relate to building systems.
  • 8 - 12 years of related experience
  • Experience with 3D BIM / CAD software such AutoCAD MEP or Revit MEP


  • Excellent planning and organization skills required for our fast-paced environment
  • Must be highly motivated, proactive and willing to take on new challenges
  • Good communication skills essential for team-based working

At Arup, our innovative spirit compels us to express our ingenuity in unique ways — engineering, planning, designing, and consulting on many of the most renowned projects in the built environment. We aim to deliver technical excellence, innovation, and value to clients, while maintaining our core mission of shaping a better world. The firm opened its first office over 70 years ago and now employs 13,000 people globally.  Since its founding in 1946, members of Arup have developed transformative ways of working. Adapting to the ever changing environment, our work is focused on ambitiously reimagining a sustainable and resilient future for cities. Arup is rising to these new challenges: by bringing together broad-minded individuals from a wide range of disciplines, investing in research, innovating and creating better solutions for clients and the wider world. 
Share your passion and experience in a global culture that believes your potential to achieve is endless.
Arup offers an outstanding benefits package including healthcare, 401k match, time off and profit share. Arup is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Job Number: HOU00001W
Category: Electrical Engineering
Houston, Texas, United States

Date Posted: Aug. 21, 2017
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