Lead Distribution Engineer

Leidos

4.1

(20)

St. Petersburg, 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

    have the opportunity to gain expertise 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!

    The anticipated Pay Range for this position is 80-85k

    This position is located in St. Petersburg, FL and will require the selected candidate to work out of our Power Delivery office a majority of the work week.

    As a Lead Distribution Engineer, You can expect to:

    • Assist in the oversight of your team's design engineering for Leidos electric utility customers; you may also be performing individual design tasks in addition to QC efforts within your group

    • Provide technical oversight, direction, and support for your team's work packages for OH, UG, URD, Make Ready, and Street Light projects, using customer GIS and Work Management systems

    • Collaborate with other engineering design leads on broad client issues including schedule adherence and team quality control; manage scope, schedule, and budget of work assigned.

    • Review engineering design packages with clients; Perform functional tasks, planning, and/or customer follow-up

    • Perform scope analysis of work assigned and maintain schedule adherence to advocate client priorities

    • Initiate continuous improvement to workflow processes that drive efficiency and high-quality standards in client design deliverables

    • Coordinate 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

    • Some local travel is anticipated in order to support our local utility client; Candidates must be able to provide their own reliable transportation

    What Sets You Apart (Background Requirements):

    • A minimum of 4 years of prior relevant experience: Relevant experience is either working directly with an electric utility or an electric utility consulting company performing design engineering for electric distribution.

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

    • Experience and demonstrated proficiency with the National Electric Safety Code (NESC)

    • Some Prior experience with structural analysis, guying calcs, cable pulling calcs, coordination of protective devices, and electric demand and fault currents calculations.

    • Ability to provide your own reliable transportation, as some customer-related travel is anticipated (Job-related travel will be reimbursed at IRS-approved rates).

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

    You Might Also Have Some previous experience with:

    • Providing estimated costs, development of a BOM, calculating the CIAC.

    • MicroStation -performing Electrical Distribution design.

    • Work management software and job estimating software.

    • CAD tools

    • A formal or informal leadership position, ideally leading engineering personnel

    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. Apply today!

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    Original Posting Date:
    2024-04-26
    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 $68,900.00 - $124,550.00

    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.