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Black & Veatch Lead Electrical Engineer 5 - Data Centers/Mission Critical - Remote in Concord, New Hampshire

Lead Electrical Engineer 5 - Data Centers/Mission Critical - Remote

Date: Sep 28, 2022



Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies

At Black & Veatch, our employee-owners go beyond the project. For over a century, we have been breaking down social, economic and geographic barriers by making life's critical resources accessible to all. Working with us, you will help provide critical expertise as we, along with our valued clients, deliver solutions that positively impact communities around the world. Our professionals are our greatest asset, and we believe nothing is more important than the health, happiness and professional growth of our employee-owners. With a focus on flexible work-life balance options, an expanding and diverse workforce, and limitless career growth opportunities, we will give you our best to help yougive us your best, and together we can build a world of difference.

Company : Black & Veatch Corporation

Req Id : 84642

Opportunity Type : Staff

Relocation eligible : No

Full time/Part time : Full-Time

Project Only Hire : No

Visa Sponsorship Available: Yes

Job Summary

Responsible for leading the delivery of design-only, design-build, and construction only project Electrical Engineering deliverables for Data Centers & Mission Critical infrastructure. You will work with a collaborative team of engineers experienced in the Data Center, Mission Critical and Commercial projects. The ideal candidate must be proficient in AutoCAD/Revit/BIM and have an ability and interest to engage in a variety of responsibilities to ensure we safely delivery projects that meet or exceed client expectations. To do so effectively, candidates must be able to problem solve and deal with ambiguous scopes to provide clients with flexible solutions on a fast pace schedule. Additionally, a successful candidate must possess professional written and verbal communication skills as this role will interact directly with our clients, which include many of the top companies within the Data Center industry as well as enterprise-level clients with mission critical infrastructure needs. This position will support projects in the US and is a remote position.


Key Responsibilities

  • Lead efforts to deliver detailed design of large-scale data center/mission critical environments while following all company, client and project design; may involve leading teams dedicated to these design deliverables.

  • Provide subject matter expertise in the area of Data Center/Mission Critical design.

  • Work closely with engineering project teams and field personnel to complete and review projects on scope budget and schedule. Perform project tasks and assignments within budgeted hours and deadlines. Incorporate schedules, budgets and project criteria into physical design and layouts.

  • Possess a willingness to function in multiple job roles simultaneously.

  • Provide guidance and insight into design risk factors for redundancy and resiliency.

  • Conducts field surveys, drawings, and other data to assess conditions of existing facilities and develop summary reports.

  • Prepare and/or review technical drawings to ensure that installations and designs conform to standards and customer requirements.

  • Review drawing and modeling production work, including problem analysis.

  • Provide guidance to ensure that designs comply with specifications, codes, and customer requirements.

  • Compiles data and creates engineering studies and reports.

  • Perform detailed calculations as needed by the project.

  • Mentor, provide guidance, and potentially supervise more junior-level engineers and designers.

  • Provides training for other technical personnel in areas of expertise.

  • Coordinate with internal and external clients to determine proper requirements for projects.

  • Professional written and verbal communication skills and strong analytical and problem-solving skills are imperative to success in this position.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional Engineer (PE) license.

  • 5 years of experience within Data Center and/or Mission Critical Facilities.

  • Demonstrated understand of design risk factors for redundancy and resiliency.

  • Understanding of design differences in hyper-scale, edge, and colocation data centers.

  • Possesses a proficiency in 3D modeling as well as managing and creating complex families with custom parameters within Autodesk Revit.

  • Sound problem solving skills and experience.

  • Familiarity with Data Center tier rating systems.

  • Strong knowledge of Autodesk Revit

  • Experience utilizing BIM 360, Navisworks, Revit work sets, view templates and project phasing.

  • Ability to thrive in an ambiguous environment.

  • Self-motivated to deliver results when given a deadline.

  • Attention to detail with the ability to manage competing priorities simultaneously.

  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and leverage data and metrics to challenge current assumptions.

  • Use AutoCAD/Revit/BIM and engineering studies software to perform engineering tasks.

  • Sound, professional communication skills to engage in client-facing activities.

Minimum Qualifications

Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing. Minimum of 8 years related work experience. All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.


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Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy.

Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers an array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with disability and a robust wellness program.

To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time, and dependent sick time.

A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company-matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.

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