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HNTB Senior Electrical Engineer in Oakland, California

What We're Looking For

Senior Electrical Engineer with extensive power and lighting design experience, engineering analysis skills related to electrical infrastructure, commercial and institutional facilities. Responsible for preparation and completion of electrical engineering efforts in cooperation with multi-disciplinary team. Coordinates preparation of design details, calculations, and drawings for electrical designs.


  • Responsible for completion of discipline engineering project elements such as reports, designs, specifications and plans.

  • Responsible for coordination and productivity. Provides technical guidance to less experienced engineers.

  • Works closely with other disciplines and multi-discipline projects.


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering

  • 15 years relevant experience

Primary Technical Focus:

  • Develop basis of design report for electrical components

  • Perform load flow analysis for power distribution systems

  • Perform calculations for lighting systems and associated controls

  • Design electrical systems including power, lighting, control and fire alarm systems

  • Prepare single line diagrams and drawing details for electrical design

  • Select electrical equipment and luminaires for projects

  • Support project construction phase including RFI and Submittal reviews

Electrical Engineer

  • Experience completing PS&E construction packages for transportation, facilities and related fields

  • Facilities and Roadway lighting design experience

  • Responsible for preparation and completion of electrical engineering designs that are responsive to project needs

  • Lead technical communication with client for electrical design components

  • Review and monitor design quality of work performed by junior staff

  • Mentor project team members

  • Works closely with mechanical discipline

  • Responsible for technical development of projects

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • 15 years of relevant experience

  • PE in the State of California

  • Bachelor's or Master's Design in Electrical Engineering

  • Experience with e-TAP, AGI32 and related software

  • AutoCAD MEP, Microstation experience desired

What You'll Need

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the delivery of project discipline scope elements within budget and schedule.

  • Oversees completeness and accuracy of project team’s work. Supervises and guides team to overall project objectives.

  • Provides senior-level technical expertise to client on project aspects within the discipline.

  • Assists with project management duties.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering

  • 10 years relevant experience

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

About Us

For more than a century, HNTB has helped deliver infrastructure solutions that best meet the unique needs of our clients. With client relationships spanning decades, we understand infrastructure life cycles and have the perspective to solve technical challenges with clarity and imagination. We are far more than a design firm. We see and help address far-reaching issues of financing, legislation, design, construction, community outreach and ongoing operations. As employee-owners committed to the highest levels of performance, we enable clients to achieve their goals and inspiring visions.

Just like we are committed to delivering for our clients, HNTB is also committed to delivering for you by offering benefits to protect the health of you and your family, help you balance family and career, and build your savings for retirement. Learn more by visiting HNTB Total Rewards at .

HNTB is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer at .

HNTB does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status, or other status protected by law. We will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with a disability where appropriate.

Work Authorization

In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law).

Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is typically not available for entry level positions.

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EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans

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