Senior Level Electrical Engineer

Position: Senior-Level Electrical Engineer
Location: Knoxville, Tennessee

To apply, please email a resume and cover letter to

Job Description

MBI is seeking a highly motivated and energetic Senior level Electrical Engineer to join our Electrical Engineering team.  In this role, you will leverage your talent and experience to bring unique solutions to projects for our diverse client base.  A successful candidate will perform a variety of work in the initial planning and design phase of equipment, systems, facilities, infrastructure, or processes.


  • Provide design support on facility and infrastructure design projects.
  • Provide review and mark up of electrical design packages.
  • Effectively lead electrical design efforts on moderate to large projects.
  • Aid in administrative tasks (i.e., proposal writing, workload forecasting, etc.)
  • Study design criteria, codes, and standards and incorporate required design practices into production of design deliverables.
  • Develop conceptual and detailed designs for facilities and infrastructure projects based on scope of project, design criteria and applicable codes and standards.
  • Assist with gathering field data to support development of design deliverables.
  • Review and observe construction on projects to verify compliance with design deliverables (e.g., RFI responses, progress observation reports, etc.).
  • Duties to include specifications, calculations, studies, reports, shop drawing review, construction administration, and training/development.
  • Coordinate with other disciplines.
  • Attend client meetings to discuss facility infrastructure needs.
  • Interface with company management and lead small electrical team.


  • Professional Engineer (PE) license in electrical engineering required.
  • BS or MS degree in Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited university required.
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in building design of power, lighting, fire alarm, and secondary electrical systems.
  • Extensive experience providing facility electrical system design services and power system analysis using SKM and/or Easypower is required.
  • Experience with industrial projects, medium voltage electrical design, creating construction specifications required.
  • Experience with use/navigation of 3D BIM/Drafting/Modeling tools for creation of design deliverables is preferred.
  • Proficiency with Autodesk Revit, Bluebeam Revu and Microsoft Office preferred.
  • Excellent communication both written and verbal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment with excellent attention to detail.

Company Overview

MBI Companies, Inc. is a midsize architecture and engineering firm providing innovative solutions to our clients in sectors, including commercial, industrial, healthcare, and education. At MBI, we pride ourselves on fostering a culture that is collaborative, innovative, and client focused. Our team members are passionate about their work and are dedicated to delivering high-quality solutions to our clients. We encourage open communication, idea-sharing, and ongoing learning, and development to support the growth of our team members. Our work environment is fast paced, challenging, and rewarding. We are committed to creating a positive and supportive workplace culture where everyone feels valued and empowered to make a difference.