We are currently seeking a Distribution Design Engineering Manager for electric utility engineering.
This position is 100% REMOTE and will be based from a home office, with NO requirement to report to a company office or job site.
Leidos is a trusted and technology-focused solutions provider. Utilities rely on our Power Delivery Services Team for reliable power expertise, as reflected through our work with more than 50 investor-owned utilities, more than 160 municipals/cooperatives, as well as a growing number of mobile operators, local utility providers and private developers. In addition to providing engineering and project management services, Leidos works with an established group of industry-leading construction partners delivering meaningful Energy Delivery Solutions. Our recognition as an industry leader is confirmed by the latest national rankings by Engineering News-Record (ENR) ranking Leidos within the Top 10 T&D Firms, and Top 10 Power Firms.
This position will be working with our growing Power Distribution Engineering team. This role would require leading other distribution engineers, oversight and QA/QC of both simple and complex engineering projects, working directly with clients, and ensuring the Leidos reputation of high quality is maintained.
Successful candidates can look forward to a fast paced, diverse work environment and flexible work hours/work arrangements as well as leadership who will encourage career development and growth including:
Professional Engineer License (PE)
Project Management Professional (PMP)
In this role, you can also expect to gain expertise in:
Structural Pole Modeling
Electrical Power Calculations
Background Requirements for this position:
Bachelor’s Science Engineering degree (EE preferred) is required and 4+ years of prior relevant experience. Relevant experience is working directly with an electric utility or an electric utility consulting company, performing distribution design engineering
Prior experience performing QA/QC
A history of customer interaction, process documentation, and familiarity with the NESC
Experience providing estimated costs, development of a BOM, calculating the CIAC
Experience with design tools such as Pole Foreman, O-Calc, SPIDAcalc
Experience using MicroStation--performing Electrical Distribution design
Experience with Joint Use and Colocation projects
Experience with rear to front lot conversion projects
Professional Attributes Needed for this role:
Strong communication skills, written and interpersonal communications skills and supporting of customer advocacy
Collaborative and inclusive of individuals of diverse backgrounds and geographic locations
Ability to work with limited supervision
Attention to detail
Excellent time management
No two career paths will ever look the same. At Leidos, we know the most talented and diverse engineering professionals will always have a multitude of career choices; your time at Leidos will be a wise investment in your career and in yourself.
Protect yourself and your family with the benefits of working for a world-class employer. When you join Leidos, you join a Fortune 500 company and one of Ethisphere Institute’s “World's Most Ethical Companies.”
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In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 44,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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