CyberCoders Senior Electrical Engineer in Chicago, Illinois

Senior Electrical Engineer Senior Electrical Engineer - Skills Required - Substations, Electrical Engineering, KPI reporting, electrical specifications, Site Supervision, Renewable Energy Generation, AutoCAD, EIT, P.E., SCADA

If you are a Senior Electrical Engineer with experience, please read on!

Founded in the 1860s, we are a leader in infrastructure (construction, water treatment, etc.) and renewable energy (wind, solar photo voltaic, etc.) from sustainability all the way through innovation. We execute our sustainability strategy through a Sustainability Master Plan which is a road map containing all the initiatives of the Company in this field. Our goal is to lead the transition towards a low-carbon economy, bringing quality criteria and innovation processes to all projects in order to optimize the efficient use of resources and respect the environment. Our overall goal is to become a carbon-neutral company from 2016 onward.

What You Will Be Doing

Assist in the management of electrical engineering contractors assigned to work on the design of renewable energy facilities, including definition of

requirements and specifications, review of engineering drawings and RFI management.

Optimize design to maximize ROI

Provide engineering consulting support to project managers in the preliminary design and engineering of collection systems and substations.

Provide engineering consulting support to other areas of the organization, including O&M and Power Marketing.

Develop and maintain electrical specifications and requirements to define our standards to contractors. Ensure consistency with Corporate's specifications.

Oversee the electrical tests performed by Construction Team on site prior to and during the commissioning of the renewable energy facilities.

  • Support the QA/QC team on site.

Provide electrical technical interface to support Procurement.

  • Oversee the factory testing of the major electrical equipment to be installed at the renewable energy facilities.

Evaluate electrical equipment and material proposals; prepare bid tab evaluations for electrical equipment.

Site supervision of substation checkout and energization.

Review and comment on the scope of work on electrical contracts.

Assist with receiving and inspecting of the major pieces of electrical equipment.

Maintain a current understanding of renewable generation technology by participating in various training opportunities.

Create the weekly and monthly reporting requirements for our internal and external customers, as well as KPI reporting.

What You Need for this Position

--Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering required-- (or recognized equivalency)

--EIT / FE (Engineer in Training / Fundamentals of Engineering) highly preferred--

--4+ years of experience in a utility setting w/ a focus on Substation Engineering / Design Management & Commissioning required--

At Least 5+ Years of experience and knowledge of:

  • Experience in 34.5kV & above substation design conforming to IEEE / ANSI standards & NERC requirements

  • Working knowledge of electrical substations including (but not limited to): equipment, conduit, grounding, relays, relaying, control, SCADA, familiarity w/ AutoCAD

  • Transmission line experience is a huge plus--

  • P.E. (Professional Engineer) license preferred-- or ability to obtain within 6 months

  • Ability to travel between 15%-25% domestically (with the rare international trip)

What's In It for You

Excellent starting pay, great benefits, and ability to work with an industry leader!

So, if you are a Senior Electrical Engineer with experience, please apply today!

Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.

CyberCoders, Inc is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

Senior Electrical Engineer IL-Chicago JR12-1437789