Lead Electrical Engineer - 48881
San Francisco, CA

Lead Electrical Engineer - 48881

Be involved in projects with our Energy Electrification Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
 
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
 
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Lead Electrical Engineer/Project Manager for our San Francisco, CA office.
 
Duties and Responsibilities:
 
  • Ability to manage complex projects with variable objectives and aggressive timelines
  • Oversight of detailed design of medium and low voltage distribution systems for Electrification Projects spanning Transit, Freight, Fleets, and more.
  • Utility Coordination for Electrification Projects
  • Understanding and implementing unique client needs for resiliency and reliability on zero emissions vehicle infrastructure projects.
  • Distributed Energy Resource integration into smart grid and microgrid systems
  • Energy usage analysis in close coordination with transit planning resources
  • Maintaining and enhancing client relationships and working closely with key client relationship managers
  • Assistance with project pursuits including estimating budgets, scope of work, and schedules.
 
Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
Minimum Qualifications:
 
  • 7-10 years experience in related utility industry fields or project management experience
  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies
 
Preferred Qualifications:
 
  • PE or PE eligible as soon as possible
  • M.S. in Electrical Engineering
  • Experience with Excel/MS suite of tools for data analysis
  • Willingness to learn and adapt to new and evolving industry technologies

About WSP USA
 
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
 
WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.
 
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges.  Are you ready to get started? 
 
WSP USA (and all of its US companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status.
 
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.