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Lead Electrical Engineer

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Location
Philadelphia, PA
Job Type
Direct Hire
Date
Feb 05, 2020
Job ID
2680020


Functions as a technical specialist or in a lead role. Under general direction, develops and applies advanced engineering techniques, concepts and approaches to complex engineering problems. May provide technical guidance over a group or supervise engineering staff on projects of low to medium complexity. May be responsible for developing, validating, and presenting specialist/technical output.



Key Responsibilities


Engineering Standards:



  • Provides guidance and direction on department design guides, standards, systems, applicable engineering codes
  • Assists in developing, maintaining and updating engineering standards  
  • Provides technical guidance to others regarding projects and disciplines 

Quality/Continuous Improvement:  



  • Independently applies knowledge and complies with quality program relative to assigned tasks  
  • May be responsible for ensuring compliance with quality program
  • Provides related guidance and direction to others 
  • Supports continuous improvement and change management efforts 

Engineering Production: 



  • Prepares a variety of complex engineering deliverables for larger or multiple projects  
  • Performs complex research and develops recommendations for equipment and/or materials selection 
  • Oversees collection, assimilation, and management of data for engineering work  
  • Prepares complex engineering calculations following standard methods and principles  
  • Manages assigned budget, schedule, and quality requirements 
  • Independently applies advanced engineering techniques and analysis problems and methods 
  • Reviews lower level engineering work or assignments  
  • Is responsible for one or more of the following: leading larger production teams; coordinating multiple discipline activity; and serving as the responsible charge for a project  

Project Coordination: 



  • Actively coordinates with all other internal/external team members on moderately complex projects 

Client Focus:



  • Responsible for assisting with identification of key client interests and drivers on moderately complex projects and may determine the key clients in some instances 
  • Communicates client interests and drivers to project team members and develops approaches to accommodate these concerns in the performance of the work on moderately complex projects  
  • May offer other services to the clients  
  • Typically provides support to business development or pursuit activities 

Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology: 



  • Serves as a technical specialist and has knowledge and skill set to provide consultation and guidance to project teams in a particular practice area 
  • Typically supports multiple projects on the complex technical challenges 
  • Actively fosters knowledge management and provides mentoring 
  • Develops and applies advanced engineering concepts and approaches to unique engineering problems 

People Management - (supervision, career development, training, mentoring):



  • Typically assists with performance management process, mentoring, recognition, and any corrective actions required 
  • May participate in career planning, and learning and development