Distribution Engineer

Leidos

4.1

(20)

Tampa, FL

Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.
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    Position summary

    ber, you can look forward to a fast paced, diverse work environment and flexible work hours/work arrangements, as well as managers who will encourage career development and growth opportunities, including:

    • Engineer in Training Certificate (EIT)

    • Professional Engineer License (PE)

    • Project Management Professional (PMP)

    • Formal Mentorship Programs

    • Learning & Development Resources

    • Management Opportunities

    If you join us in this role, you'll also have the opportunity to gain experience in a variety of areas, including NESC, Structural Pole Modeling, Electrical Power Calculations, GIS design training, Project and Financial Management, and Client Design Standards. Your greatest work is ahead!

    As a Distribution Engineer, You can expect to:

    • Independently develop design and construction work packages for electrical overhead and underground distribution systems for Leidos electric utility customers

    • Review work provided by Client and assess requirements of scopes.

    • Perform engineering calculations such as: structural analysis for wood pole loading, guying calculations, specifying conductor sags and tensions for recommended spans, and calculation of voltage drop and flicker.

    • Provide engineering support during construction, including post-construction reviews to ensure all applicable engineering and construction standards have been met.

    • Conduct root cause analysis of outages and mitigation using engineering principles and design

    • Gain experience in coordinating conflicting utilities and other field engineering design requirements, assessing and developing large design packages for complex cable/conduit projects in dense urban environments, work permit development, easements, and ROW applications

    • Be comfortable in both a field and office setting: the role may require customer-site visits to collect field data that will assist in developing work packages

    What Sets You Apart (Background Requirements):

    • Bachelor of Science in an Engineering discipline (Electrical, Mechanical, Civil, or Industrial) from an ABET accredited institution

    • A minimum of 2 years of relevant experience is required: Relevant experience is either working directly with an electric utility or an electric utility consulting company performing electric distribution design engineering

    • Experience with distribution design tools such as BOUD, Pole Foreman, Spida-Calc, O-Calc or similar

    • Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)

    • Ability to utilize a personal vehicle, as some customer-related travel could be anticipated (Job-related travel will be reimbursed at IRS-approved rates)

    • Willingness to perform both field and office work; Ability to work in outdoor environments on occasion

    • Ability to demonstrate strong written, verbal and interpersonal communications skills

    You Might Also Have Some previous experience with:

    • Experience with NESC Standards, ESRI, AutoCAD and/or MicroStation, and GIS

    • Structural analysis, guying calcs, cable pulling calcs, coordination of protective devices, and electric demand and fault currents calculations.

    • Work management software and job estimating software.

    • CAD tools

    Professional Attributes that will help you succeed in this role:

    • Collaborative attitude and inclusivity of individuals of diverse backgrounds and geographic locations.

    • Ability to work with limited supervision

    • Positive attitude

    • Professional dress and demeanor

    At Leidos, we pride ourselves on being a trusted and technology-focused solutions provider. Our Power Delivery Services Team is the go-to for utilities and mobile operators who need reliable power and telecommunication expertise. We've worked with over 50 investor-owned utilities, over 160 municipals/cooperatives, and we're continuing to expand our reach. Plus, we've got an amazing group of industry-leading construction partners who help us deliver meaningful Energy Delivery Solutions. Our recognition as an industry leader has been confirmed time and time again. Engineering News-Record (ENR) has ranked Leidos among the Top 10 T&D Firms and Top 10 Power Firms.

    At Leidos, the opportunities are boundless. We challenge our staff with interesting assignments that provide them with an opportunity to thrive, professionally and personally. For us, helping you grow your career is good business.

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    Original Posting Date:
    2024-02-27
    While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

    Pay Range:
    Pay Range $55,250.00 - $99,875.00

    The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

    Why you should apply for a job to Leidos:

  • 4.1/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.3/5 in supportive management
  • 70% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 85% would recommend this company to other women
  • 85% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Our Women’s Network is one of nine employee resources groups that provides support for onboarding, networking & professional development.
  • Leidos offers programs to help employees prepare for over 95 industry-standard professional and technical certifications.
  • Leidos offers a voluntary well–being benefit program to help support employees on their personal wellness journey and earn rewards.