Lead Transmission Line Engineer - Orlando, FL

Orlando, Florida
13 Sep 2016
02 Dec 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 Lead Transmission Line Engineer in our Orlando office who will work as a member of a dynamic team working in a fast paced environment, solving challenging problems involved with electric transmission.

The successful candidate will serve as a Lead Engineer on electric transmission design projects for high-voltage (HV) and extra high-voltage (EHV) overhead and underground utility systems. He/she will apply NESC, NEC, ASCE and other applicable standards in the engineering and design of electrical overhead and underground systems, voltage conversion projects, underground conversion projects, new capacity projects and infrastructure replacement projects. Additionally, he/she will lead the team as well as independently perform: engineering analyses, prepare bidding documents, plans and specifications;as well as prepare material procurement and construction documents, and work with project planning, environmental, permitting, and construction management.


6+ years of relevant experience in the design of electric utility transmission systems
B.S. degree in Electrical/Civil Engineering;
Expertise with PLS-CADD and other industry-related engineering software is required
Professional Engineer (P.E.) license is required
Experience with AutoCAD or Microstation, and Geographic Information Systems (GIS) is a plus
Work effectively in team environment; can also work independently
Proven ability to communicate with clients and project teams
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Work in client office is a possibility and/or periodic travel may be required


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. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.