Sr. Electrical Engineer - Data Center

Sr. Electrical Engineer - Data Center

Career Area: Engineering - Electrical

What We're Looking For:
Barge Design Solutions is seeking an experienced Electrical Engineer with expertise in designing distribution and controls for low, medium, and high voltage systems associated with mission-critical infrastructure for data centers, industrial, and healthcare facilities. The selected candidate will be part of our growing Mission-Critical team and will be responsible for electrical designs to achieve enhanced efficiency, reliability, and safety.

  • Collaborates with project team members, client representatives, and review agencies to provide a comprehensive project design.
  • Develops design criteria for protective device coordination, relay applications, medium voltage transformers, switchgear, medium and low voltage distribution.
  • Leads technical electrical design portions of a projects in a multi-discipline environment.
  • Develops concepts, studies, and narratives to help clients understand options available to meet project requirements.
  • Selects equipment and designs code compliant electrical systems to achieve client objectives related to uptime and reliability of mission-critical facilities.
  • Conducts fault current analysis, short circuit analysis, and protective device coordination studies.
  • Oversees installation of systems to ensure functionality and compliance with design intent.
  • Participates in project site visits.
  • Mentors, directs, and oversees work of junior staff and designers.
  • Participates in the strategy, growth, and development of Barge's Mission-Critical sector.

Education & Experience Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from an ABET-accredited university.
  • Professional Engineering license (PE)
  • 10 years of progressive experience in the electrical engineering field with emphasis on design of power distribution systems for data centers or other mission-critical facilities.
  • Strong knowledge of electrical codes and standards (NEC, IECC, IEC, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of electrical equipment design ANSI and IEEE standards.
  • Ability to communicate technical information clearly and effectively with a wide range of audiences.
  • Experience with Revit a plus.
  • Familiarity with sustainable design practices and energy-efficient systems a plus
  • RCCD, DCDC, CDCDP, and DCEP certifications all considered a plus

Why join us?

Barge Design Solutions, Inc., is an engineering and architecture firm with diverse in-house multidisciplinary practice areas. The employee-owned company is more than 400-people strong and serves clients nationwide from multiple U.S. locations. Barge is ranked No. 171 on Engineering News-Record (ENR)'s 2021 Top 500 Design Firms list, is No. 177 on Architectural Record's Top 300 Architecture Firms and is a certified Great Place To Work®.

Our primary purpose for being in business is ultimately to create a better life by unleashing the potential of our people, clients and communities. This purpose is supported by our company's core values because at the end of the day, Barge CARES:

  • Collaborate - Help and expect help. Teamwork is essential in what we do.
  • Authentic - Honesty, integrity and trust are at the heart of everything we do. We are who we say we are.
  • Responsible - We are accountable for our work, our attitude, and our actions. We make Barge better.
  • Excellence - We go all in and expect more of ourselves than others expect of us.
  • Service - We are humble. We use our gifts in service of others.

We believe that if we are living out our purpose for being in business and integrating our values into everything we do, we will ultimately achieve our vision to be the firm best known for being selected when it matters most.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status or on the basis of disability. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled