Thursday , March 30 2023

Duke Energy Hiring – Senior Engineer

Website Duke Energy

Job Description:

This position is part of the Protection and Control Engineering group located in the Duke Energy Progress headquarters in downtown Raleigh, NC. This work group is responsible for the design of protection and control relaying applications for substations (new and existing). Design projects range from routine equipment modifications and installations, to the complete design of new transmission facilities.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Produces engineering release packages consisting of pertinent drawings and bills of material.
  • Develops positive working relationships to effectively coordinate work activities. Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills. Maintains accurate records and files.
  • Develops detailed project scopes, layouts of control equipment enclosures, detailed elementary, schematic and wiring diagram drawings and plans required for construction of specific substation projects.
  • Prepares thorough and accurate technical reports, correspondence, documentation, calculations and sketches related to defined problems and analysis of increasing scope and complexity.
  • Utilizes a variety of tools and techniques in order to complete an engineering design, including current design specifications, pertinent code manuals, computer aided design/drafting software, and other reference sources.
  • Possesses and applies the fundamental concepts, practices and procedures; proficient in technical and analytical competencies necessary to handle assignments of increasing complexity.
  • Ensures accomplishment of business goals and objectives through effective planning, organizing, estimating, scheduling and monitoring of work activities; decisions may affect the operations or results of the work group and may have some impact on major projects or department results.
  • Conducts engineering and related studies; completes non-routine engineering projects with minimal oversight with the ability to independently manage project schedules and interfaces; competent to design, operate and maintain systems with moderate impact on existing systems.
  • Coordinates work to manage multiple projects simultaneously to ensure timely release of engineering designs.
  • Provides engineering/technical expertise and guidance in the identification, analysis and resolution of problems of increasing scope and complexity in both inside as well as outside the scope of typical responsibility.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Registration as a Professional Engineer is required at the Senior level by Transmission.
  • 6 years minimum required related experience
  • Demonstrated understanding of symmetrical components and energy flow calculations.
  • 10 plus years engineering experience preferred
  • Demonstrated understanding of concepts in protection schemes.
  • Demonstrates good understanding of electric utility protection and control standards and the ability to produce construction documents
  • Demonstrates proficiency with engineering computer packages – Microstation, and/or AutoCAD, Inventor, AutoCAD Electrical
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited program AND
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer (PE)

Job Details:

Company: Duke Energy

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Raleigh, NC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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