Senior Electrical Engineer (GDCS)

Dallas, Texas, United States
Software and Services


Posted: Jun 19, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 113523031
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Do you have a passion for designing innovative data center solutions that run at a massive global scale? Are you able to collaborate and balance between a strategic vision and pragmatic deliveries across multiple projects? As a key member of our team you will have a chance to design the most innovative and efficient data centers in the industry. We support our global data center growth by developing bases of design, overseeing multiple design teams, performing design reviews, specifying equipment and operational requirements and seeing our innovative designs come to life during commissioning and operation.

Key Qualifications

  • 5- 10 years of experience as a power systems design engineer
  • Large data center design and project management experience
  • Proven ability to design large power, protection and control systems
  • Detailed knowledge of electrical power systems and equipment from grid to chip
  • Experience with reliability and availability studies
  • Selective coordination and available fault current study experience
  • Knowledge of total cost of ownership evaluations
  • Fluent and effective communication skills
  • High voltage substation protection and design experience
  • Generator control and protection experience
  • Experience with low voltage EPMS and BMS systems
  • Power conversion equipment experience
  • Familiarity with fire alarm and low voltage systems
  • Ability to review and critique electrical system designs for availability, quality control, constructability and cost
  • Ability to coach, mentor and develop junior engineers
  • Ability to establish and maintain close working relationships with management, colleagues, team members, internal and external partners


Knowledge of data center facilities and operation Ability to handle equipment upgrades and modifications in data center production environments Develop training programs and provide training and mentorship to employees Effective project leadership abilities to plan, organize, and motivate others to achieve objectives within challenging timelines and situations of uncertainty Comfortable with metrics and reporting Strong familiarity with project management processes and methodology requirements Liaise with leaders and provide support and accurate information to multiple levels of management Excellent planning, analytical, organization and the ability to work independently as well as part of a strong team Ability to gracefully adjust to meet changing circumstances such as reorganizations, reassignment of project priority, changes in strategic direction, and customer needs Ability to operate independently with conviction and drive teams to the right levels of quality in delivery under pressure You must be able to handle ambiguity in problem definition, have a good handle on business value and have the initiative to craft problems and projects so that they deliver maximum impact

Education & Experience

Electrical Engineering Degree PE or EIT license preferred

Additional Requirements