Parsons Corporation Principal Electrical Engineer in Washington, District Of Columbia

Principal Electrical Engineer


Washington, District of Columbia, United States

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Now is a great time to join Parsons!! We are looking forElectrical Engineers who can apply advanced engineering techniques, working on major Rail and transit projects in the DC area! Professional Engineer registration is required. Relocation is offered forthis role!

This role is primarily to support the design functions on refurbishment and renovation of electrical equipment and systems. In this role you may serve as a technical consultant in areas of specialty for management or the client. Many assignments involve CAE (computer aided engineering) / CAD (computer aided design) applications.


  • Willfunction as discipline Project Engineer onmedium to large rail and transit facilities projects, assumingresponsibility for the work of the group.

  • Willplan, direct, and supervise the work of amajor engineering unit or project requiring a large-scale expenditure ofmanpower.

  • Leads other Engineers and design personnel in technicalexcellence and growth in the Quality Improvement Process.

  • Provides technical consultations for interdisciplinaryanalytical studies and analyses.

  • Ensures compliance of design with all applicable codesand regulations, providing the seal and signature of the professionalengineer when required by statute or contract.

  • Prepares material/equipment specifications.

  • Conducts surveys, studies, and site investigations.

  • Maintains affiliation with professional societies tokeep abreast of current technologies.

  • Helps determine budget estimates and staffingrequirements for the defined scope and schedule. May assist with otheradministrative and technical duties.


  • 4-year degree in Electrical Engineering with 10-12 years of related work experience.

  • Professional Engineer lic ense in any state is required!

  • Potential to perform in a lead capacity, excellent written and oral communications skills, and a familiarity of industry practices and regulations are required.

  • Must also possess a thorough knowledge of current technology and be able to select and apply appropriate engineering software for use on project.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.