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Job Ref:  28377
Employer:  WSP Group
Country:  United States
City:  New York City
21/10/2016 05:12
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services consulting firms, provides services designed to transform the built environment and restore the natural one. The firm's expertise ranges from environmental remediation and urban planning, to engineering iconic buildings and designing sustainable transport networks, to developing the energy sources of the future and enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Approximately 34,000 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, as well as various environmental experts, work for this dynamic organization in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide. NA

WSP|Parsons Brinckerhoff is seeking a Senior Traction Power Engineer with 5-10 years of experience in the design of AC and DC traction power systems for mass transit and/or heavy rail. This will be a long-term commitment for the LIRR East Side Access Project. Specific duties of this role include the following:
      • Work within a team environment on traction power design support during the construction phase
      • Interact with engineers from other companies as well as transit authorities and heavy rail entities on traction power systems designs and interfaces to subsystems external to traction power systems
      • Develop labor estimates for change orders as required
      • Develop procurement packages for switchgear and related power equipment

Be a part of history as we bring the LIRR East Side Access project to fruition! This is a long-term commitment on a large transit project with many opportunities to learn, contribute, and be a part of a winning team.

Job Requirements
Education / Experience Required:
      • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or related discipline, or an equivalent documented degree from a foreign university
      • 5-10 years of power system design experience with an emphasis on traction power design for mass transit and heavy rail
      • Experience with engineering design on at least three transit or heavy rail projects
      • Functional knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of applications
      • Ability to work at the project site office in Queens, NY
      • Good verbal and written communication skills
      • Immediate availability to work in the US
      • Considering local candidates only
Desired Education / Experience but Not Required
      • EIT or PE certification
      • MS in Electrical Engineering
      • Previous experience on a LIRR project
      • Experience with MicroStation/AutoCAD and the development of circuit and cable drawings
      • Functional knowledge of MATLAB or equivalent software package
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