Energy & Power Electrical Engineer

At Jacobs our Electrical Buildings Engineer have exceptional design and analysis skills, to plan and design electrical systems for buildings and facilities, including airports, Data Centers, hospitals, laboratories, high rise offices, educational facilities and other commercial and institutional projects. 

Design full electrical systems, including power, lighting, grounding, and control systems 

Design and perform calculations for low and medium voltage distribution systems 

Ability to perform power system studies including short circuit, load flow, and protective coordination using SKM or ETAP software 

Prepare drawings, specifications, and construction administration 

Prepare and document Energy compliance calculations and forms 

Size and select electrical equipment for use in commercial projects 

Coordinate work with engineers of other disciplines and architects 

Monitor quality of work by EITs, and interface with clients 

May supervise electrical engineering and support personnel: evaluate performance; assign and schedule work; establish project priorities and standards; provides technical support of project work 


Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) required 

Registration as a Professional Engineer required 

6+ plus years working for a MEP firm required with an emphasis on energy and power programs 

Previous experience in the following types of projects: Utility Distribution Systems, Central Utility Plants, Power Plants, Data Centers, and Commercial Buildings 

Proficiency in Revit, AutoCAD required 

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs. 

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace. 

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Austin, Texas
United States
Electrical Engineer
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
5 -10 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree
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