Burns & McDonnell Senior Building Automation Engineer - Mission Critical (San Francisco) in San Francisco, California
Burns & McDonnell is a company made up of more than 8,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists, consultants, and entrepreneurs with offices across the country and throughout the world. Burns & McDonnell is 100 percent employee-owned and is proud to be on Fortune’s 2020 list of 100 Best Companies to Work For. Burns & McDonnell has exciting opportunities for those interested in growing their careers in one of the most fast-paced, innovative sectors of high-tech building design and construction.
The project focus would be mission-critical data center projects. This opportunity hires directly into our Mission Critical team and into a multibillion-dollar industry that is growing at an exponential rate. Data Centers are an aggressive market for Burns & McDonnell and are highlighted by several priority articles on our site. Mission Critical is an international practice for Burns & McDonnell that involves exciting, collaborative work across many different departments.
The Senior Instrumentation & Controls (I&C) Engineer will lead either multi-disciplinary or controls-specific engineering teams to develop and review Instrument & Controls Engineering design packages, perform calculations and develop engineering solutions in support of capital and retrofit projects in a variety of locations. Work duties can consist of any of the following depending on client, project, and consultant role:
Lead development of design drawings and specifications for design of primarily HVAC control systems and EPMS, for both PLC-based systems and DDC-based systems (System is client-specific).
Coordinate with mechanical and electrical design teams to develop Sequences of Operations and Point Lists for HVAC control and electrical monitoring of equipment and systems.
Create engineering drawings for control panel and field wiring designs including installation details, bill of material, and P&IDs
Manage quality reviews of project submittals.
Evaluate technical bids and manage vendor and sub-consultant contracts.
Review and approving of vendor and sub-consultant drawings, including Sequences of Operation, Points Lists, Engineering Drawings, Bill of Materials, Graphics, and Test Scripts.
Participate in Software Bench Tests, Software Factory Acceptance Tests, and Equipment Factory Witness Tests.
Provide technical assistance during commissioning at project site.
Ensure compliance with company and site safety policies.
Facilitate multi-consultant and Owner meetings for design changes and implementation.
Lead production of engineering drawings using Autodesk Revit, AutoCAD Electrical, or ePlan.
Manages small projects.
Responsible for quality assurance, review and improvements and the coordination of tasks and personnel.
Resolves RFIs and develops work plans.
Ensures adherence to client and industry standards and applies client or industry standards, guidelines, specifications, practices and procedures in preparing designs.
Builds relationships at all levels and mentor staff.
Bachelor’s in engineering; PE license preferred in Mechanical or I&C.
Minimum 7 years of either I&C or mechanical HVAC engineering experience.
Experience designing BAS systems for large and complex projects.
Field experience in installation, commissioning, and/or troubleshooting of BAS systems in buildings.
Ability to interface, mentor and collaborate effectively with your team members.
Demonstrated ability to lead a team.
Strong organization, delegation, presentation and communication (both written and verbal) skills.
Proficient with business and engineering applications.
Microsoft Office proficiency are a must.
Working knowledge of Autodesk Revit and drawing production from Revit.
Job Instrumentation & Controls Engineering
Primary Location US-CA-San Francisco
Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time
Req ID: 223107