Lead Distribution Engineer

Orlando, Florida
13 Sep 2016
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Leidos Energy and 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, the Top 10 Program Management Firms, and the Top 20 Power Firms.

We are currently seeking a Lead Distribution Engineer in Orlando, FL for project management and electric utility design engineering.

Work would include electric utility distribution design work package development including, but not limited to overhead, URD, and underground cable/conduit design work packages.
Preferred experience would include assessment and development of design bid packages for complex cable/conduit projects in dense urban environments in compliance with client's engineering and construction specifications, field engineering of project requirements, coordination of conflicting utilities, work permit development, design of mainline and vault medium voltage switchgear, network system design, and distribution system protection and coordination requirements.

The candidate must possess Project Management skills as it pertains to definition of Scope, Schedule, Risk Analysis, Managing Risks, Team Leadership and Reporting. Candidate must comply with 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 and will work as the functional work leader for the team.

Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university/college in an Engineering field required.

8-12 years relevant experience in engineering, project management, customer interface and energy, power, and/or utilities.

U.S. Citizenship contractually required.

Computer literacy required.

Good written, verbal and interpersonal communications skills required.

PE license preferred.
Note - Candidates with experience that exceeds beyond the listed requirements may be considered for a higher level within the job hierarchy.


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 www.Leidos.com. 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.