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Electrical/Systems Engineer - Rail & Transit

Oakland, CA 94612
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Job Description:

Our Parsons Oakland California office is now hiring for an experienced Construction Project Manager to support our rail & transit practice, inclusive of BART, in the Bay Area. You enjoy putting your head together with colleagues to build on ideas. Your collaborative spirit encourages others to feel that they're being heard and acknowledged. You participate fully in analyzing possible scenarios and considering different solutions. Your acceptance of new perspectives cultivates relationships in an environment of respect. We invite you to apply.

Ready to take your engineering experience to the next level to work on complex Rail Systems construction projects? We've worked for almost every heavy rail transit authority in North America, and we currently hold contracts with WMATA, NYCT, PANYNJ, CTA, TTC, BART, SFMTA, MARTA, NJT, DART, MDTPW, and LACMTA. We have completed or are currently working on 23 major railroad and transit design-build projects over the last 20 years. We need your skills in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Parsons is seeking to hire an electrical engineer/systems engineer with 2+ years of experience working on traction power and electrical design projects and willing to be involved on construction projects in a variety of rail and transit infrastructure projects. The selected candidate will assist in the design or construction of AC/DC traction power systems, including:

* Interface with designers, construction crews, management and project teams to deliver projects;

* Ability to travel to supplier, client, or construction site locations, is expected. This role will be based in our Oakland office, but could also office at the East Bay field location as well.


  • Practical knowledge of AC/DC distribution systems
  • Electrical design-knowledge of power distribution substations
  • Proficient skills in designing and drafting using AutoCAD and Bluebeam (Revu).
  • Practical understanding of the NEC codes and rules.
  • Implementing sustainable design procedures, such as using locally sourced products.
  • Lead small tasks and projects
  • Project coordination with other disciplines and stakeholders
  • Low voltage Electrical Design (lighting)

2 + years of related experience
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or other engineering fields

Proficient in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, AutoCAD and Bluebeam/Acrobat

Good communication skills (verbal and written)

Willingness to learn on the job
Preferred: California PE


Posted: 2021-06-25 Expires: 2021-07-26

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Electrical/Systems Engineer - Rail & Transit

Parsons Corporation
Oakland, CA 94612

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