Engineering Supervisor - System Protection/Sub-SCADA/Metering

Remote, United States

The Opportunity 

Ulteig is currently seeking qualified candidates for an Engineering Supervisor (ES) position within the Automation, Integration, and System Protection (AISP) department. This role will focus on leading a subset of the team's engineers and technicians that provide system protection, sub-SCADA, and metering solutions. The Engineering Supervisor fosters on-the-job leadership development and allows for additional and efficient team growth while supporting projects.


What You’ll Do

This individual will report directly to an AISP Technical Manager, interacting closely with other corporate business units such as sales, marketing, account management and project management. The Engineering Supervisor is a self-starting technical leader with expertise in leadership, communication, and resource management.

Project Technical Lead - 70%

  • Manages and leads engineering activities during the proposal, design and construction stages of projects that are assigned.
  • Provides project oversight, including managing scope according to technical contracts, developing change orders, and maintaining project schedules.
  • Directs and coordinates activities of several disciplines and Project Management group on a project of significant scope or a combination of large projects.
  • Maintains high levels of quality and responsiveness to meet internal and external client requirements in alignment with company expectations.
  • Oversees design activities of team members.
  • Responsible for reviewing project drawings, calculations & specifications, assumes responsible charge as needed.

Management Responsibilities – 20%

  • Provides strategic direction, leadership and technical services oversight for employees on achieving individual, team, department, and organizational performance goals.
  • Coaches, trains and develops technical staff for growth and development opportunities.
  • Facilitate weekly team meetings (bi-weekly at a minimum) and actively manage team resource planning
  • Perform individual performance reviews, training and professional development for team members.

Business Development Responsibilities – 10%

  • Participates and partners with members of the Sales team and engineers throughout the organization to promote revenue growth and expansion of services with existing and prospective clients.
  • Supports proposal efforts by developing, providing resources, and reviewing proposals by working with the Proposal Development Team, Project Management group and other departments.
  • Maintains positive client relationships with existing clients.


What We Expect from You

    • A Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering required from ABET accredited university or equivalent
    • 6+ years of experience in the engineering field preferred 
    • Professional Engineer (PE) registration, or ability to obtain within 6 months of hire, preferred
    • Knowledge of system protection, SCADA, or metering is a plus
    • Must be analytical, self-motivated, and possess the ability to work in high-pressure situations while maintaining a positive, enthusiastic attitude 
    • Strong analytic and information management skills
    • Demonstrates strong interpersonal skills with the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, management, public and external agencies
    • High level of initiative and demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects with clear expectations and timeliness 
    • Excellent presentation and verbal/written communications skills
    • Displays a high level of initiative and explores new opportunities while understanding the risk to the organization
    • Proven experience in Microsoft Software Applications (Word, Excel, Power Point, and Access) and additional software knowledge depending on specialty
    • Must have permanent authorization to work in the US
    • Valid driver’s license and ability to meet company driving standards
    • Must be able to travel 25% of the year


As you consider applying for a position at Ulteig, we encourage you to think outside the box – because we do! You might not meet 100% of the skills listed in a description, but we are committed to hiring people with exceptional talent, ability and potential, and then creating an environment where they can become the best versions of themselves. We don’t want to miss out on the possibility of speaking with the next outstanding Ulteig team member, so please apply if you think this role is a great match for your unique skills and strengths. And, yes, relevant military experience is absolutely considered for transitioning service members.


What You Can Expect from Ulteig

Ulteig is a purpose driven organization that has built a culture focused on people – both our clients and our employees for over 75 years. Working at Ulteig is more than a job, it means you will have the opportunity to make a difference by creating and solving for a sustainable future. We realize that a huge part of our success has relied heavily on the dedication and focus of our workforce; this is why we make investing in our employees a top priority. Being 100% employee-owned means, we take our own success and the success of our clients personally.

We offer our team members:

  • Flexible Workplace
  • Employee Ownership
  • Competitive Pay
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Collaborative Environment
  • Innovative Culture

Our vision is to be the most trusted partners transforming our world’s critical infrastructure. Ulteig connects people and resources to develop compelling, integrated solutions across multiple Lifeline Sectors®, including power, renewables, transportation and water. Ulteig's footprint spans the country and leverages its expertise with a wide range of public and private clients. 

At Ulteig, we deeply care and listen to the needs of our team to ensure they are comfortable and have the necessary tools to be productive whether they choose to work remotely, hybrid or in office. We strive to allow a balance and separation between home and work life and provide support and a flexible working schedule so that employees are able to focus on what's important to them. Our offices are currently open, and employees have the option of accessing them to work. We will continue to monitor and respond to COVID-19 proactively to ensure the safety of our valued employees.

If you would like to be a part of a company that empowers their employees, apply today! 

Ulteig is a Drug Free Workplace


Additional Opportunity Details:
Compensation Range is Generally +/- 15% of Position Mid-Point of $121,000*
* The salary displayed represents the middle of a range. Factors that may be used to determine your actual salary include your job specific skills, education, training, job location, number of years of experience related to this role and comparison to other employees already in this role

Notice to Recruiters and Staffing Agencies:  to protect the interests of all parties, Ulteig Engineers, Inc., will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate or an approved vendor that has a written and signed agreement in place with Ulteig. Please do not contact or forward resumes to our company employees or locations. Any unsolicited resumes will be considered Ulteig property. Ulteig is not responsible for any charges or fees related to unsolicited resumes.


    Job Profile


    North America


    United States


    Collaborative environment Competitive pay Comprehensive benefits package Culture focused on people Employee Ownership Flexible Workplace Innovative Culture Opportunity to make a difference


    Analytical Automation Business Development Communication Electrical Engineering Engineering Integration Interpersonal Leadership Metering Microsoft Software Applications Project Management Resource Management Resource Planning Sales SCADA System Protection

    • Business development
    • Business Development Responsibilities
    • Client Relationship Management
    • Establish and maintain effective working relationships
    • Management Responsibilities
    • Project Oversight
    • Project Technical Lead
    • Provides project oversight
    • Quality assurance
    • Resource Planning
    • Team Management

    6+ years


    ABET Accredited University Bachelor's degree Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering Communications Electrical Engineering Engineering Management Project Management


    PE Professional Engineer (PE) registration


    Must have permanent authorization to work in the US


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