Electrical Design Engineer

An industry-leading company located in San Diego, California is urgently seeking the expertise of an experienced Electrical Design Engineer to join their team.

As an Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for representing the Firm in all interactions with clients, contractors, architects, and other project team members. You will be responsible for providing trade-specific system design: layout (utilizing CAD/BIM); calculations (utilizing appropriate software); and other related design services including coordination with the designs of other trades (architectural and engineering / internal and external) in collaboration with more senior technical staff.


  • Establish system application, design, and operational parameters/sequences in collaboration with senior technical staff
  • Participate in / Ensure / Oversee the QA/QC process for your work and the work of others
  • Collaborate with senior staff in the ongoing determination of project scheduling requirements, staffing requirements, and project budgets
  • Perform construction administration and field investigation tasks for assigned projects including conducting field inspections and subsequent detailed inspection reports
  • Process RFI’s, Change Orders, Bulletins, and Addenda
  • As appropriate, manage CAD/BIM and other technical staff that is assigned to a particular project or task as directed by the senior engineer and/or senior designer
  • Assists with employee reviews as requested
  • Write engineering proposals under the direction of a senior engineer or senior designer for projects
  • Participates in various trade organizations and prepares presentations
  • Estimates construction costs and evaluates the feasibility of construction using ROM (Rough Order of Magnitude)

Key Requirements:

  • Minimum of 7 years experience working in a consulting firm
  • REVIT and the latest version of AutoCAD MEP experience
  • Possesses sufficient knowledge to prepare red-line markups for CAD personnel to pick-up
  • Knowledge to read, review and evaluate floor plans, sections and elevations and visualize three-dimensional space in building construction
  • Possesses expertise in trade-specific design and calculation software
    Demonstrates ability to make proper system selections
  • Demonstrates ability to understand the work of the other trades
  • Exhibits a thorough understanding of applicable codes
  • Knowledge of SKM Software and ability to perform Short Circuit coordination and Arch Flash Studies, highly preferred
  • EIT or PE highly preferred, or ability and desire to obtain such credentials

Education & Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in electrical discipline

Company Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan with employer matching
  • Individual and Dependent Life Insurance
  • Short- and Long-Term Disability
  • Health Wellness Programs, including flu shots and biometric screenings
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Training and professional development courses
  • Professional development incentive bonuses
  • Opportunities for community outreach through internal networks
  • A Generous Personal Time Off Program (PTO)
  • Transit/parking program
  • Monthly business phone stipend
  • Work from home Fridays

If you meet the above requirements and want to make a career-changing move, apply today by either filling in the online application form or by emailing your resume to Engineers@hireresolve.us.com

Alternatively, you are welcome to connect with the Engineering team, Monique Marais, Kerrin Watson or Kerryn Bland on LinkedIn.

Please note that correspondence will only be conducted with shortlisted candidates for this position.
Please consider your application unsuccessful if you do not hear from us within 3 days.

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