Electrical Engineer Jobs in Oakland, CA

Create and plan electrical components for buildings or other construction projects. Electrical engineers perform feasibility studies and engineering calculations to determine a set of specifications for the manufacture, installation, and testing of electrical equipment. They manage the electrical design phase of drawing reviews and work with project managers to identify and fulfill projects’ electrical requirements.

Electrical engineers are responsible for developing plans to maximize electrical power efficiency. They may prepare reports about electrical capacity for particular electrical equipment or determine specifications for wires, switches, etc. If the electrical components of the structure or system malfunction, electrical engineers are responsible for identifying— and sometimes resolving— the issue.

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GPAC - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
Job Description: JOB DESCRIPTION We are looking for someone with a minimum of 4 to 5 years' of experience in designing Electrical systems on applications ranging from highend residential, large...
2 days ago
Bay Area Rapid Transit - Oakland, CA
Current Assignment Principal Electrical Engineer is a supervisory level within the Electrical and Traction Power Engineering Divisions that is responsible for technical and project leadership....
1 day ago
Fremont, CA (19 miles from Oakland, CA)
Job Information Aerotek Senior Electrical Engineer in Fremont, California Description: The Etch Systems Engineering Group is the general lab for all of Etch. This team has 25 FTE engineers....
2 days ago
Lam Research - Fremont, CA (19 miles from Oakland, CA)
Responsible for overall site electrical power infrastructure and accountable for results associated with decisions that affect it Responsible for assuring proper maintenance is performed (active...
2 days ago
Rivian - Palo Alto, CA (23 miles from Oakland, CA)
Senior Electrical Engineer Building Infrastructure Design at Rivian Automotive United States, California, Palo Alto Rivian is on a mission to keep the world adventurous forever....
23 hours ago
Logitech - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
Position at Astro ASTRO Gaming is seeking an Electrical Engineer for our fast-paced, growing gaming environment that will support development of current projects and eventually be responsible for the...
5 days ago
Asr Group/Domino Sugar - Crockett, CA (18 miles from Oakland, CA)
Electrical Engineer in Crockett, California ASR Group is the worlds largest refiner and marketer of cane sugar, with an annual production capacity of more than 6 million tons of sugar....
5 days ago
Valero - Benicia, CA (22 miles from Oakland, CA)
Prepares and submits Management of Change (MOC) documentation related to electrical systems and projects and champion the change process through to Pre-Startup Safety Review, Startup of the change and...
7 days ago
Lam Research - Fremont, CA (19 miles from Oakland, CA)
In addition to regular responsibilities, an Electrical Engineer 2 also performs the following: Design, develop, modify Electrical hardware systems Selects OEM components and materials for power distribution...
9 days ago
Zoetis, Inc. - Union City, CA (15 miles from Oakland, CA)
The electrical engineer will serve as a key member of the team and must be motivated, self-driven and carry out the following responsibilities....
9 days ago
San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
As Electrical Engineer, Solar you will work on conceptual design of solar PV projects, technical Due Diligence analysis including independent review of solar PV designs, testing/commissioning procedures...
10 days ago
C&H Sugar Company, Inc. - Crockett, CA (18 miles from Oakland, CA)
Electrical Engineer Location: Crockett, CA, US Req ID: 25204 Date: Apr 8, 2021 ASR Group is the world's largest refiner and marketer of cane sugar, with an annual production capacity of more than 6...
10 days ago
Pattern Energy - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
Solar-Wind Electrical Engineer 6 views M.S....
12 days ago
Ampirical Solutions, Llc - San Ramon, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
Electrical Engineer, Substation at Ampirical San Ramon, California, United States Ampirical is an electrical transmission and distribution engineering company that provides comprehensive customer support...
17 days ago
DB Engineering - San Francisco, CA (11 miles from Oakland, CA)
Job Summary Position provides broad-based engineering growth opportunities in a very active and fluid environment. This individual will be part of an integrated team performing several electrical...
18 days ago

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Salary for Electrical Engineer Jobs in Oakland, CA

This is the average annual salary for Electrical Engineer jobs in Oakland, CA as reported by the BLS.


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrical Engineer positions.

Highest Education Level

Electrical Engineers in Oakland, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (38.1%)
  • Master's Degree (20.0%)
  • High School or GED (14.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (14.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (8.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.9%)
  • Some College (0.9%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Electrical Engineers in Oakland, CA
  • 1-2 years (36.9%)
  • 10+ years (18.8%)
  • 2-4 years (16.2%)
  • 6-8 years (12.8%)
  • Less than 1 year (7.9%)
  • 4-6 years (4.3%)
  • None (2.7%)
  • 8-10 years (0.4%)

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