Sr Distribution Designer--Earth City MO

Earth City, Missouri
13 Sep 2016
01 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Leidos Energy & Systems Solutions is a trusted and future-focused solutions provider. Utilities consistently come to Leidos for reliable power expertise, as reflected through our work with more than 50 investor-owned utilities and more than 160 municipals/cooperatives across the country as well as a growing number of local utility providers and private developers. Our project portfolio includes large energy projects for electric utilities, power generation owners, and industrial clients. In addition, Leidos works with an established group of industry-leading construction partners delivering meaningful energy delivery solutions. Our recognition as an industry leader is confirmed by the latest national rankings by Engineering News-Record (ENR) ranking Leidos within: the Top 10 T&D Firms, Top 10 Program Management Firms, and Top 20 Power Firms.

Currently, we have an opportunity for a Sr Distribution Designer with a minimum of 4+ years of experience in an investor-owned utility and/or utility consulting company involved with civil design engineering. The candidate must have a background in electric utility distribution design work package development including, but not limited to overhead, URD, and underground cable/conduit design work packages or have an associate degree in engineering technology. Additional experience in electric utility distribution construction and/or construction supervision is beneficial. This design experience should include design experience for cable/conduit projects in dense urban environments in compliance with client's engineering and construction specifications, field engineering of project requirements, identification of conflicting utilities, engineering and design calculations, and work permit development. Candidate must will be responsible for entire projects, while maintaining quality control and safe work practices and maintain compliance with project scope, schedule and budget. This position will be a member of a design team comprised of engineers, designers, and CAD technicians. This position requires excellent oral and written communications skills and excellent interpersonal skills.

Typically requires Bachelors Sciences Electrical or Civil degree with 4+ years of prior relevant experience
• Minimum of 4+ years of experience with cable/conduit design and/or construction projects.
• AutoCAD Civil 3D design experience
• Strong analytical and technical writing skills
• Team player with ability to communicate with clients and staff
Candidates with experience that exceeds the listed requirements may be considered for a higher level position

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company�s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit The company�s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.