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Mid-level Electrical Design Engineer - Solar (Services) - Remote

Company: Black & Veatch
Location: Topeka
Posted on: September 20, 2022

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Mid-level Electrical Design Engineer - Solar (Services) - RemoteDate: Sep 1, 2022Location:USCompany: Black & Veatch Family of CompaniesAt Black & Veatch, our employee-owners go beyond the project. For over a century, we have been breaking down social, economic and geographic barriers by making life's critical resources accessible to all. Working with us, you will help provide critical expertise as we, along with our valued clients, deliver solutions that positively impact communities around the world. Our professionals are our greatest asset, and we believe nothing is more important than the health, happiness and professional growth of our employee-owners. With a focus on flexible work-life balance options, an expanding and diverse workforce, and limitless career growth opportunities, we will give you our best to help yougive us your best, and together we can build a world of difference.Req Id : 84736Opportunity Type : StaffRelocation eligible : NoFull time/Part time : Full-TimeContract Hire Only for this Project : NoWho We Are...Black & Veatch is an employee-owned engineering, procurement, consulting and construction company with a 100-year legacy of innovations in sustainable infrastructure . We go beyond the project. We break down social, economic and geographic barriers by making lifes critical resources accessible to all. Our work empowers our clients with the knowledge, ownership and confidence they need to make meaningful differences. Black & Veatch's Global Power Business conventional, renewable, sustainable, reliable and integrated power solutions to customers. We are an organization of highly skilled professionals delivering data-driven and strategic planning, consulting, engineering, construction, program management and combined EPC solutions. We are dedicated to innovation and staying up to date with technology advancements and have a desire to help our clients navigate changing demands and regulatory compliance, while providing a cost-effective competitive advantage. This could be a remote role even if you are near one of our B&V offices.Black & Veatchs Renewable Energy division has the capability to deliver to clients a broad array of services, from renewables strategic planning and project development support to project implementation, grid connection, and asset management. More than 250 Black & Veatch professionals have experience with renewable projects, spanning virtually all technologies ( wind, solar thermal, solar photovoltaics, biomass, hydro, geothermal, landfill gas, marine, and others). Renewable energy technology experts reside in approximately a dozen execution centers around the world, with leadership from the United States and the United Kingdom.As part of BV Operations and supporting BVs Energy & Process business, this engineer will support utility scale solar projects. Our business continues to invest in renewable energy to power the future and support BVs vision of more sustainable solutions. By joining our business, you will have the opportunity to be at the forefront of helping our clients with the most innovative energy solutions#LI-KS1Your ResponsibilitiesThe Mid-level Electrical Design Engineer will serve as a technical lead solar design engineer. You will perform advanced engineering techniques and analyses for problems and methods. This will expand your knowledge and skill set in area of discipline and among other functional areas. In addition, you will lead other engineers and interface directly with clients. Lastly, you will be responsible for the overall execution and quality of solar projects as a leader within a team environment.

  • Interconnection application requests (for both Solar and/or BESS systems)
  • Complete conceptual design layouts for proof of concept to support generation capacity given land constraints.
  • Perform impedance calculations to support PSSE models for the respective ISOs/RTO s.
  • Create one lines.
  • Populate technical sections/appendixes of the interconnect application.
  • Detailed conceptual layouts
  • Layouts for interconnection applications.
  • Electrical design for reactive power support, choosing applicable inverter/module technology, etc.
  • Identify any potential land concerns (steep terrain, wetlands, flood zones, protected animal species, etc.).
  • 10% Design packages
  • Includes layout, studies/calculations to confirm equipment sizing/project performance.
  • Substation package.Leadership Opportunities:
    • Mentor less experienced engineers and direct reports and provide constructive feedback on performances.Mentorship opportunities:
      • For the first 30 days, you will have a dedicated Onboarding Champion that will provide operational information and answer general questions.Preferred Qualifications:
        • Executed at least 1-2 Solar projects.
        • At least 1 year of Solar experience.
        • Advanced knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline.
        • Professional Engineer License (PE)..Minimum Qualifications
          • Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in home country or the country in which the professional is practicing.
          • Minimum of 5 years related work experience.
          • All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.Certifications
            • Professional Engineer license (PE)Work Environment/Physical Demands
              • Typical office environment: extensive sitting, keyboarding and telephone usage. Limited lifting/carrying of files and boxes.Salary PlanENG: EngineeringJob Grade130Black & Veatch Holding Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliated companies, complies with all Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) affirmative action laws and regulations. Black & Veatch does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender Identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status or other status protected by law.Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy. We offer professionals an array of health and welfare benefits that vary based on their geographic region and employment status. This may include health, life accident and disability insurances, paid time off, financial programs and more. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.By valuing diverse voices and perspectives, we cultivate an authentically inclusive environment for professionals and are able to provide innovative and effective solutions for clients.Job Segment: Construction, Thermal Engineering, Design Engineer, Electrical Engineering, Engineer, Engineering

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