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Job #: R-00024515
Location: Framingham, MA
Category: Distribution Design Engineering
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

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Description

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Lead Distribution Engineer to join our team in Framingham, MA. The successful candidate will supervise between 5-15 people developing construction work packages for the electric distribution system using various software systems and construction standards.   Project work will mainly include complex Overhead and Underground Electric Work packages which will be developed using Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Computer Aided Design (CAD) tools, Work Management Systems (WMS), and other client systems. Project work will require performing engineering calculations that may include:  structural analysis of poles, guying, cable pulling, fault currents, and coordination of protective devices.  Assignments may also include: preparing forestry trimming requests, facilitating permit and Right-of-Way acquisition, development of a BOM, and estimating costs.  Work assignments may include travelling by motor vehicle to various project locations located throughout the area to conduct field investigations.
 
Job Duties:
• Opportunity for engineering management
• QAQC of client deliverables
• Maintaining compliance within client engineering and construction specification
• Identification of conflicting utilities 
• Performing engineering and design calculations and work permit development
• Maintain safe work practices and while maintaining compliance within the project scope, schedule and budget

Required Education & Experience:
•    Bachelors of Science in Engineering degree (EE preferred) is required and 4+ years of prior relevant experience
•    Professional Engineer preferred
•    Experience with the National Electric Safety Code (NESC)
•    Experience using CAD tools
•    Experience with software such as: PoleForeman, Bentley OpenUtilities Designer, GE Smallworld, Maximo or related products
•    Experience with distribution make ready design for 3rd party attachments
•    Must be comfortable in both a field and office setting
•    Must be able to lift 20 pounds
•    Must be able to walk up to 2 miles on unpaved surfaces
•    Candidate must provide their own reliable transportation (local customer/job related travel is anticipated and will be reimbursed at IRS approved rates)

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External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

Potential for Telework:

No

Clearance Level Required:

None

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Distribution Design Engineering

Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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