Senior Electrical Engineer

Schneider Electric
Dallas, Texas
Feb 02, 2024
Feb 21, 2024
Engineering, Electrical
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Schneider Electric creates connected technologies that reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives. Our 144,000 employees thrive in more than 100 countries. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations. Help us deliver solutions that ensure Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment : .

Great people make Schneider Electric a great company.

What do you get to do in this position?
  • Be a part of an energetic and vibrant team in a growing business unit.
  • Prepare technical audit reports of existing electrical infrastructure.
  • Prepare electrical systems plans, specifications, and study reports to accomplish the goals and objectives of the projects. Electrical Systems include power generation and distribution, lighting, fire alarm, lightning protection and low voltage systems
  • Perform field investigation, as required.
  • Assist or lead construction administration for projects, as assigned.
  • Develop and maintain project plan to ensure scope, schedule, and budget correspond with team expectations.
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with internal and external clients.
  • Contribute to strategizing the sale of a project and assisting in sales presentations

Required Qualifications
  • Four-year accredited engineering degree
  • 5+ years relevant work experience
  • Engineer In Training (EIT) certificate
  • Advanced understanding of the operation and energy use of electrical building systems including power generation and distribution, and lighting.
  • Familiarity with fire alarm, lightning protection and low voltage systems.
  • Experience in developing conceptual and construction documents for building electrical systems.
  • Professional verbal and written communication skills including, but not limited to, the ability to listen effectively and solicit input from others
  • Intermediate ability to use Microsoft Office programs
  • Thorough understanding of NFPA 70, National Electric Code and code-dictated sizing and design standards.
  • Familiarity with NFPA 72 - National Fire Alarm and Signal Code,
  • Thorough understanding of International Building Council codes relevant to electrical systems, and IES standards and guidelines
  • Organizational skills including, but not limited to, the ability to handle multiple demands and assignments, and the ability to prioritize tasks effectively and efficiently

Preferred Qualifications
  • Professional Engineer (P.E.) License
  • Familiarity with solar PV design, EV charging design, and water / waste water systems.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the primary duties of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary duties.

The majority of the work is sedentary. However, when performing job site visits, the employee will encounter: moving over rough or uneven surfaces; recurring bending, crouching, stooping, stretching, reaching, or similar activities; recurring lifting of moderately heavy to light items. Transporting of items such as laptop computers, tools, ladders and other heavy equipment; driving an automobile, etc.

While performing the primary functions of the job, the employee is regularly exposed a general office environment. During periods of project site visits, the employee will be exposed to outside weather conditions as well as mechanical equipment rooms which could consist of confined spaces and loud noises. Employee may work in different environments while on various job sites. This job will require approximately 20%-30% travel to project sites. Travel will occur through the use of an automobile or by airplane to destinations.

We seek out and reward people for being straightforward, open, passionate, effective and challenging the status quo. We want our employees to reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate. We welcome people as they are, creating an inclusive culture where all forms of diversity are seen as a real value for the company. We're looking for people with a passion for success - on the job and beyond. See what our people have to say about working for Schneider Electric: .

For this California based position, the expected compensation range is $90,000 - $110,000 per year, which includes base pay and short-term incentive.

The compensation range for this full-time position applies to candidates located within the United States. Our salary ranges are determined by reviewing roles of similar responsibility and level. Within the salary range, individual pay is determined by several factors including performance, knowledge, job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Schneider Electric also offers a comprehensive benefits package to support our employees, inclusive of flexible work arrangements, paid family leaves, 401(k) + match, well-being programs, holidays & paid time off, military leave benefits, and more.

Let us learn about you! Apply today.

Why us?

Schneider Electric is leading the digital transformation of energy management and automation. Our technologies enable the world to use energy in a safe, efficient and sustainable manner. We strive to promote a global economy that is both ecologically viable and highly productive.

€34bn global revenue

+ employees in 100+ countries

45% of revenue from IoT

5% of revenue devoted for R&D

You must submit an online application to be considered for any position with us. This position will be posted until filled

It is the policy of Schneider Electric to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities in the areas of recruiting, hiring, training, transferring, and promoting all qualified individuals regardless of race, religion, color, gender, disability, national origin, ancestry, age, military status, sexual orientation, marital status, or any other legally protected characteristic or conduct. Concerning agencies: Schneider Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes and will not be responsible for fees related to such.