Project Electrical Engineer V



1,001-5,000 employees

Integrated design firm enhancing human life

Social Impact


Arlington, VA, USA

  • Minimum of 10 years of related experience.
  • Current PE in electrical engineering in the United States required.
  • LEED accreditation preferred.
  • Advanced knowledge of electrical engineering.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong ability to Interface effectively with clients and members of the design team
  • Able to effectively handle multiple projects.
  • Experience in computer applications for engineering design programs (i.e. Revit, AGI32, Visual, SKM Power Tools) required.
  • Perform electrical engineering systems design for building construction.
  • Oversee, guide, mentor and provide technical leadership to designers and engineering team.
  • Participate or lead project teamwork planning sessions.
  • May serve as project manager or project engineering leader and lead engineering meetings.
  • Assume project engineering responsibilities and adhere to financial and work goals.
  • Design lighting, power distribution, signaling, communications and/or telecommunication systems for healthcare, education/higher education and commercial clients per applicable codes.
  • Prepare construction documents including drawings and specifications. Guide less experienced team members in execution of drawings. Specify electrical equipment.
  • Serves in QAQC process and as an independent reviewer.
  • Complete quality control checks of engineering documents.
  • Work with the Project Manager to establish and maintain realistic work and labor plans and deliverable schedules that contribute to the project's bottom line financial success and satisfy the project's contractual obligations.
  • Participate or lead value engineering sessions with Architectural/Engineering team.
  • Interface effectively with clients and members of the design team.
  • Recommend improvements with reference standards and processes to improve quality, coordination, and to streamline production efforts.
  • Review and markup of shop drawings and submittals. Respond to RFI’s and review of change orders in the preparation of construction documents.
  • Responsible for projects' construction administration. Conduct job site visits to verify existing conditions and observe construction progress. Attend and participate in construction meetings. Site visits frequently require a physical walk-through of site.
  • Applies knowledge of electrical and building codes in building systems design.
  • May perform other related tasks as needed.

CannonDesign stands out as a leading integrated design firm, employing over 1,000 creative thinkers dedicated to addressing complex societal challenges through their unique Living-Centered Design approach. This approach focuses on the intricate interdependencies between people, businesses, communities, society, and the environment, aiming to improve human life. The firm's commitment to equity in education, accessible healthcare, and inclusive communities, alongside its continuous exploration of new ideas, has earned it recognition as one of the world's most forward-thinking companies.

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