Senior Electrical Engineer (Facilities Design)

Chantilly, Virginia
Apr 03, 2024
Apr 08, 2024
Engineering, Electrical
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Relocation assistance available On-site position located in Chantilly, VA To apply text Foxjobs03 to


These are the qualities of our work-and of the people who do it. If these qualities are part of your life, too, you'll want to explore a career at EKFox. As part of our creative, can-do team, you'll have the chance to realize your full potential through a wide range of challenging engineering assignments. You can take pride in helping us to design for future generations, working to enrich America's security-at home and abroad-and spearheading exciting new directions in sustainability and energy efficiency.

EKFox is an experienced team of talented, motivated individuals who share a passion for solving problems and improving the built environment. We continue to strengthen our commitment to provide a work environment and culture that stimulates creativity, values integrity and encourages professional growth.

We are looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer to join our future:

The Senior Electrical Engineer provides electrical design expertise and leadership for the entire project, from initial survey through final inspection. The Senior Electrical Engineer serves as the electrical discipline team leader for the project directing other engineers and designers as required and appropriate. Typical duties that the Senior Electrical Engineer will be expected to perform will include writing technical reports, performing calculations, selecting equipment, and designing lighting, power, fire alarm, security and telcom/data systems.


Act as the primary point of contact for electrical related project issues

Complete project from start to finish without direction

Conduct surveys of existing conditions

Write technical reports

Perform calculations, select equipment, and design systems (lighting, power, fire alarm, and telcom/data systems)

Prepare project specifications

Respond to Requests for Information during bidding and construction

Review construction submittals

Conduct and document final inspections

Generate As-Built drawings

Ensure all project work is completed on schedule and within budget

Perform quality control reviews on all assigned projects as directed by the Department Head

Required Qualifications:

U.S. Citizenship

BS in Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited university

Proficient in the use of AutoCAD, Revit, AGI32, and SKM

Registered Professional Engineer (P.E.)

10+ years of experience in design and specification of: lighting systems, power systems, fire alarm systems, telcom/data systems, medium voltage power systems, UPS systems, emergency generator systems, grounding systems, and utility systems

Extensive experience with renovation and new projects for commercial, government, and institutional clients

Preferred Qualifications:

Active Secret or Top Secret security clearance

Construction Document Technologists (CDT) certified by the Construction Specifications Institute

LEED Accredited Professional certified by the U.S. Green Building's Council (USGBC)

Registered Communication Distribution Designer (RCDD)


401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Employee assistance program
Employee discount
Flexible schedule
Flexible spending account
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid time off
Professional development assistance
Referral program
Relocation assistance
Tuition reimbursement
Vision insurance
Competitive pay, employer-paid medical benefits
Experience a thorough orientation to all aspects of the company
Gain an opportunity to do what you do best everyday
Take on the opportunity to solve the most challenging design efforts, locally and globally
Utilize some of the latest technology in the industry
Have a life outside the office

Reasons you will excel at EKFox:

You are one of the most productive people you know
You think holistically about the engineering problem at hand and like to apply "what-if" scenarios
You understand and embrace the real meaning of being a team player
You are committed to getting a job done right the first time
You value ideas but relish in results
Problem-solving comes second-nature to you
You seek to understand then to be understood
A work-life balance is important to you
You want to work for a company that respects you first and challenges you second
Culture that stimulates creativity, values integrity and encourages professional growth

About EKFox Facilities Design Group:

EKFox provides comprehensive, innovative engineering services for the challenges of new construction, the complexities of renovation and the demands of highly secure environments. Our experience, professionalism, and attention to detail enable us to design and implement appropriate solutions for the unique needs of our clients anywhere in the world.

Located just outside Washington DC, E.K. Fox & Associates, Ltd.'s unique approach to consulting engineering services has generated positive results for thousands of commercial and government projects. From designing highly secure environments to blazing new trails in sustainability to coordinating extensive renovations overseas, we tackle the most complex scenarios with specialized expertise, resourceful planning and creativity.

Voted a Best Firm to Work for year over year, EKFox is an experienced team of talented, motivated individuals who share a passion for solving problems and improving the built environment. Our engineers work hard to stay at the top of our field by staying on the leading edge of building system design, techniques, and technologies. We continue to strengthen our commitment to provide a work environment and culture that stimulates creativity, values integrity and encourages professional growth.


8 hour shift
Monday to Friday

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $100,000.00 - $150,000.00 per year

COVID-19 considerations:
EKFox follows all federal, state, and county guidelines with respect to COVID-19.