Electrical Engineer Jobs in Virginia

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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Electrical Engineer

  • Aerotek
  • Sterling, VA
  • 2 days ago

Recommended Skills Access Controls Auto Cad Autodesk Revit Building Automation Communication Electrical Engineering...

Electrical Engineer, Reston

  • Bechtel
  • Reston, VA
  • 2 days ago

Preferred Qualifications: Level One: MS degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university....

Electrical Design Engineer

  • Amazon
  • Herndon, VA
  • 2 days ago

hours Electrical Design Engineer Amazon.com Herndon, VA 20170 Add to Favorites Share Job Apply Now DESCRIPTION Amazon Web Services is seeking an Electrical Engineer to become part of a global engineering...

Electrical Engineer Substation-Remote Option

  • CDM Smith
  • Virginia Beach, VA
  • 1 day ago

Job Title: Electrical Engineer 6 (Substation-Remote Option) Group: IND Certification/License Requirements: Professional Engineer Employment Type: Regular Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in...

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Facilities - Electrical Engineer

  • Parsons Brinckerhoff
  • Centreville, VA
  • 6 hours ago

Required Education/ Professional Registration BS in Electrical Engineering (or closely related field) from an accredited institution Registered Engineer with 5+ years of electrical engineering and design...

Electrical Engineer

  • Ascent Engineering Group
  • Richmond, VA
  • 1 day ago

Recommended Skills Autodesk Revit Construction Construction Management Consulting Electrical Engineering Electrical Installation Work...

Senior Facilities Electrical Engineer

  • BOEING
  • Baileys Crossroads, VA
  • 1 day ago

To perform this role effectively, you must have extensive experience as an Electrical Engineer....

Electrical Engineer Substation-Remote Option

  • CDM Smith
  • Fairfax, VA
  • 1 day ago

Job Title: Electrical Engineer 6 (Substation-Remote Option) Group: IND Certification/License Requirements: Professional Engineer Employment Type: Regular Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in...

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Electrical Engineer

  • Richmond, VA
  • 1 day ago

You’ll be looked to as the main site electrical engineer and a key SME for electrical engineering, focusing on improving the safety standards across the site....

Electrical Engineer Substation- Remote Option

  • CDM Smith
  • Newport News, VA
  • 1 day ago

Job Title: Electrical Engineer 8 (Substation- Remote Option) Group: IND Certification/License Requirements: Professional Engineer Employment Type: Regular Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in...

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Maintenance Electrical Engineer

  • Ashland
  • Hopewell, VA
  • 1 day ago

Knowledge of Power Distribution Systems including, but not limited to 13.2 kV, 480/600 VAC, & Delta-Delta Systems. Experience in a union environment. Experience in a PSM covered process....

Overview LMI is seeking applicants for a electrical engineer position in the Northern Virginia/Washington, DC region....

Reliability Engineer Electrical

  • Greif Incorporated
  • Lynchburg, VA
  • 8 hours ago

Background Requirements Education: Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering required. Experience: 2-3 years minimum. 5 plus years of experience preferred....

Senior Electrical Engineer, Reston

  • Bechtel
  • Reston, VA
  • 2 days ago

Passed Engineering in Training/Fundamentals of Engineering Examination in USA (Electrical Engineering)....

Electrical Engineer Substation-Remote Option

  • CDM Smith
  • Chesapeake, VA
  • 1 day ago

Job Title: Electrical Engineer 6 (Substation-Remote Option) Group: IND Certification/License Requirements: Professional Engineer Employment Type: Regular Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in...

Remote Work

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Salary for Electrical Engineer Jobs in Virginia

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

$88,589

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Electrical Engineer positions.

Highest Education Level

Electrical Engineers in Virginia offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (38.7%)
  • Master's Degree (20.1%)
  • High School or GED (14.4%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (14.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (8.9%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.0%)
  • Some College (1.0%)
  • Some High School (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Electrical Engineers in Virginia
  • 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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