Electrical Engineer II - Rail & Transit

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Job Description:

Electrical Engineer II - Rail &Transit - New York City Regional

Opportunity :

Our Parsons New York /New Jersey regional offices are now hiring for an experienced Electrical Engineer to support our rail & transit transportation projects in the Northeastern US.

Parsons extensive experience in this field, combined with your engineering knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity for advancement with top performance. This role is focused in power distribution and lighting engineering and design for transit projects. This role will support the design functions on refurbishment and renovation of electrical equipment and systems. This role will apply electrical engineering techniques and analyses and the selected candidate will be proficient in electrical engineering schematics and standards. You will work with electrical CAD designers to review drawings and provide technical input on drawings and specifications suitable for electrical procurement and system installation. This role can be virtually based in the general New York City regional area, inclusive of New Jersey and Connecticut.


Prepare electrical engineering computations, material quantity takeoffs, estimates, surveys, designs, specifications, data sheets, and other construction documents.

Focus with power distribution and lighting engineering and design to support various rail & transit projects in the NY/NJ region.

You may be asked to prepare detailed requisitions for electrical equipment and related materials as well as review supplier drawing submittals and performs technical bid analyses.
For maintenance tasks or system installation, you may also advise technicians in troubleshooting system malfunction and review preventative maintenance plans.
Building modifications comply with electrical code requirements and original design intent for the facility and your abilities to support cost estimating for electrical related scopes of work.


5+ years related work experience, preferably in electrical design of transit , transportation, or facilities projects.
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering (or closely related field) from an accredited institution
Professional Engineer (PE) registration is desirable.
Strong background in cost estimation for scope of work development and subcontractor specifications and equipment is a plus.