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Senior Electrical Engineer


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At Arup, our innovative spirit compels us to express our ingenuity in unique ways —developing many of the world’s most innovative and sustainable buildings, transport and civil engineering projects. Arup is a global engineering and consulting firm of 14,000 creative minds. Our integrated approach to engineering and design brings together the best professionals to meet our clients’ needs.

We are currently seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer to take a senior role in the Washington DC office, the candidate is expected to be part of the office leadership, managing the electrical discipline on large complex and sustainable projects. A candidate with a track record and extensive experience in government and private projects, or high-performance green building design will be considered most favorably.

Depending on level of seniority, responsibilities shall include several of the following:
• Expected to be able to procure work and win repeat business.
• Contributes to the development and implementation of the electrical engineering practice within a multidisciplinary building practice.
• Responsible and accountable for client relations (internal and/or external)
• Assists with predicting and planning future resources
• Promotes learning from successes and problems within the group and across the firm
• Negotiates contracts with customers/clients and/or suppliers/contractors
• Sets and meets agreed budgets.
• Accountable for meeting agreed deadlines.
• Lead design of projects and apply current sustainability practices including grid integration of photo voltaic systems, wind turbine, fuel cell generation, cogen plants, carbon footprint and intensity reduction
• Leads the overall design and management of large, complex, long-term projects (technical or business) – coordinating many different people/facilities/resources etc within tight time and budget constraints
• Able to represent Arup in the industry, e.g. government think tanks, national policy and conferences
• Executes responsibilities as outlined in the firm’s Quality Management System
• Responsible for development, morale and motivation of specified staff.
• Accountable for financial performance (e.g. healthy profit/cash flow) in several specified areas
• Develops energy audit protocols.

• Bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred)
• Minimum of 10+ years of experience in the built environment
• Sound knowledge of engineering fundamentals.
• Professional Engineer Licens e in Washington DC, Maryland, and/or Virginia

Share your passion and experience in a global culture that believes your potential to achieve is endless. This is your opportunity to shine.

Arup is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Job Number: WAS00000Q
Category: Electrical Engineering
Washington, Dist Of Columbia, United States

Date Posted: June 16, 2016
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