Electrical Engineer in Houston

Full-time @WSP Global in Engineering
  • Houston, Texas View on Map
  • Apply Before : August 18, 2022

Job Description

Join management and consultancy services provider WSP Global as Electrical Engineer in Houston Texas. At the WSP you will perform tasks as listed below, Apply WSP Global career in Houston.


Position : Electrical Engineer

Work location : Houston, Texas

Who We Are
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring future-ready pioneers to innovate. We’re looking to grow our teams with people who are ready to collaborate in building communities and expanding our skylines. To do this, we hire candidates of all backgrounds. That’s why here at WSP, inclusion, diversity, equity and belonging are core principles. Anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
Be involved in projects with our Texas Energy Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Electrical Engineer – Onshore Renewables for our Houston, TX office.  
Duties and Responsibilities:

The candidate will work independently and in concert with senior engineers and will perform a variety of assignments requiring the application of standard engineering and design techniques for large scale solar PV, wind and battery energy storage projects.
Core activities may include design and engineering, preparation of equipment specifications, preparation of calculations and modeling.
Contribute electrical engineering expertise & design on LV and MV systems for wind, solar and battery storage projects.
Work as primary team member on interconnection applications, electrical and power systems studies including: short circuit, arc flash, load flow, etc.


Engineering Degree BS in Electrical Engineering
Minimum of 2+ years’ experience in a design and engineering role working with utility scale renewable energy projects including onshore wind, offshore wind, solar PV and/or Battery Energy Storage Systems
Familiarity with electrical system modeling tools including CymCap, ETAP, WinIGS, and PSSE
Ability to travel to project sites in the US and Canada regularly (up to 20%) and possibly to other international sites
Engineer In Training (EIT) certification
Experience and familiarity with AutoCAD MEP or AutoCAD Electrical
Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures
Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies

Preferred Qualifications

Master of Science (MS) degree in electrical engineering or other related degree
PE license or successful completion of the exam
Experience with EasyPower, PSLF, ArcPro and PSCAD

Additional Requirements

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

Additional Details

Travel Required: 25%
Job Status: Regular
Employee Type: Full
Primary Location: HOUSTON – PARK ROW
All locations: US-TX-Houston

About WSP
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of WSP, one of the world’s leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment markets. With more than 12,000 employees in over 200 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com

WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.

At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be essential in meeting client objectives, goals and challenges. Are you ready to get started?

WSP USA (and all of its U.S. companies) is an Equal Opportunity Employer Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status.

The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.


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