Senior Electrical Engineer/EE Discipline Lead


Petersen Engineering


Boston, Portsmouth, NH, or remote/ hybrid

Senior Electrical Engineer/EE Discipline Lead

Petersen Engineering, Inc. is a national leader in sustainable MEP/FP integrated building design with offices in Boston and Portsmouth, NH. Engineers-of-Record for more than 48 large (+/-$25-$100 million) Passive House projects, we are a dynamic small firm (20+ employees) that’s growing to meet the rising demand for high-performance building engineering services that reduce loads and integrate renewables.

We are looking for an experienced electrical engineer that is as passionate about practical sustainable design as we are and has experience in buildings for people such as large residential, higher education, and k12 schools.

We have a forward-thinking, friendly, and honest culture and are seeking a can-do candidate that has exceptional client facing skills, has a thirst for learning, and mentoring junior staff with the capacity to collaborate in integrative design processes with industry leading design and construction teams.

  • 20+ years of experience engineering electrical systems (power, lighting, fire alarm) in a variety of building types, multi-family, educational, healthcare, and mixed use preferred.
  • Exceptional client facing skills
  • Experience collaborating with multi-disciplinary teams
  • Experience delegating and elevating junior staff
  • PE license and reciprocity in Northeast states.

Compensation and Benefits
Our salaries and Paid Time Off are competitive with those offered by other MEP/FP firms in the Boston market. We offer health, dental and vision insurance, short-term and long-term disability insurance, and a company 401k with a match of up to 4% based on your contribution of 5% of your salary, and many other benefits including remote work flexibility.
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