Posted 4 days ago
Electrical Engineer III - Federal
AECOM - Roanoke, VA
Company Description

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There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking a creative and highly talented Electrical Engineer III - Federal for immediate employment in the Roanoke, VA office.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS: The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
  • Leading or assisting with the electrical design of electrical infrastructure, medium and low voltage power distribution, lighting, lightning protection, and grounding systems for multiple sectors including Corporate Workplace and Commercial buildings, DoD, and Mission Critical projects.
  • Developing designs from site assessments and concept design through a project lifecycle to final design.
  • Interpreting and implementing client requirements into code-compliant designs.
  • Creating and supervising the development of electrical plans and details with the use of Revit or AutoCAD.
  • Performing Power Systems Studies through creation of electrical models in SKM (or similar software).
  • Conducting electrical surveys (onsite) and site visits during construction.
  • Performing quality control review of electrical engineering design.
  • Providing guidance to entry level engineers.
  • Preparing and reviewing design cost estimates for electrical scopes of work.
  • Perform construction administration tasks including shop drawing and RFI reviews.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology or related field and 4 years of relevant electrical design experience.
  • Licensed Professional Engineer (PE).
  • Possess an active DoD Top Secret clearance.
  • Due to the nature of this work, US Citizenship is required.
  • Valid US Driver's License, and as a condition of employment, pass AECOM's motor vehicle records review.

  • Experience working in a time-sensitive environment with direct client interface and high-level accountability.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency with MS Office Applications.
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task, plan, adapt and self-initiate tasks in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision.
  • Telecommunications design experience including telecommunications network, A/V, and electronic security design in DOD and Mission Critical projects.
  • Knowledge of and experience with Department of Defense requirements including Unified Facilities Criteria (UFC) and the National Electric Code.

Additional Information
  • Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.
  • This position requires work within the AECOM Roanoke, VA office and limited travel. Limited hybrid work schedule may be available but the position is primarily a full-time, in-office position.
  • Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $70,241.60 - $129,896.00 annually.



AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S. and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

AECOM is the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle - from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and [redacted]

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you're working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion - a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We're the world's trusted global infrastructure firm, and we're in this together - your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you'll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm - access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.