Job Title

Electrical Engineer (Automotive)

Position Type

Position Summary

SSOE is seeking an experienced Electrical Engineer to join our team and act as electrical team leader for automotive and industrial projects. As a project lead, you will be assigned to selected projects, you will direct designers and AutoCAD operators, and act as support on other projects.

The ideal candidate will have experience with consulting on design in power distribution, lighting, and grounding for automotive and industrial plants. Must possess excellent collaboration and communication skills with different disciplines and teams across various locations.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Will function as electrical team leader on selected projects. Which includes meeting with client to define project scope, present project progress and assure client satisfaction as required.
  • May also support other project leaders on specific design tasks or calculations.
  • Typical design tasks include: power distribution at low and medium voltage, industrial lighting design, control and calculations, grounding system design, power study anyalysis.
  • Act as a coach and mentor, while and providing direction to designers and junior level staff.

Minimum Education and Experience

Bachelor’s Degree / DIRECT / 3-5
OSHA 10/30-hour Construction Certificate preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering, which qualifies for licensure in the state of practice, is required.
  • Certification as an Engineer-In-Training (E.I.T.) and PE tracked preferred.
  • Minimum of three years related experience, industrial and/or automotive experience preferred. Previous experience working at a consulting firm is highly desired.
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD platforms with emphasis on Revit. Good understanding of electrical design and AutoCAD tools.
  • Good knowledge of NEC and experience with study software (SKM or ETAP).
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a small team on mid to large size projects, from start to finish.
  • Due to travel requirements for this role. Must have a valid driver’s license and ability to obtain company insurance coverage.

About SSOE Group

As a nationally ranked design and construction management firm, SSOE focuses on delivering Great Client Service to clients through a full range of project delivery solutions. They have been named a "Great Workplace" (Great Place to Work®) and one of the "Best AEC Firms to Work For" (BD+C).

With 20 offices around the world, SSOE is known for making its clients successful by saving them time, trouble, and money. Over the company's 70-year history, it has earned a reputation for providing quality project solutions to semiconductor, automotive, food, chemical, glass, manufacturing, healthcare, power, and general building industries—with projects completed in 40 countries.

  • SSOE was founded in 1948.
  • We are a global project delivery firm for architecture, engineering, and construction management.
  • SSOE offers program management services from design through construction, to commissioning and start-up, for seamless project delivery.
  • 150 of our clients have been with us for over 20 years.

Equal Opportunity and Disability Accessibility Statement

SSOE is an equal opportunity employer and provides fair and equal treatment to all individuals, employees, and applicants for employment, regardless of race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, disability, genetic information, military / veteran status, or any other protected group status under federal, state, or local law. SSOE complies with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 and related laws. SSOE does not make employment decisions based upon any protected status under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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