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DTE Energy Senior Engineer - Electric - Distribution Operations in Detroit, Michigan

Senior Engineer - Electric - Distribution Operations

Location:

Detroit, MI, US

Company: DTE Electric Company

Job ID: 7853

DTE is one of the nation’s largest diversified energy companies. Our electric and gas companies have fueled our customer’s homes and Michigan’s progress for more than a century. And as Michigan’s largest source of renewable energy, we’re creating a cleaner, healthier environment to power our future. We’re also serving communities beyond Michigan, where our affiliated businesses offer renewable energy, emission control technologies, and energy services to industries in 19 states.

But we’re more than a leading energy company... and working at DTE is more than just a job. At DTE, we take great care of each other and our customers, and we use our energy to be a force for growth and prosperity in our communities. When you join us, you’ll be part of a team that welcomes, recognizes, and celebrates differences and values everyone’s health, safety, and wellbeing. Are you ready to make that kind of difference? Bring your energy to DTE. Together, we can achieve great things.

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Job Summary

The senior-level engineer is responsible for planning and conducting engineering activities. Requires the use of advanced techniques and the application of theories, precepts, practice, and disciplines, including practical field experience. Incumbents have the responsibility and authority to make decisions on engineering problems and methods applicable to the resolution of important issues. Participates in and leads teams of field employees, technicians, engineers, and other personnel.

Key Accountabilities

  • Develops, coordinates, and directs important projects or field engineering assignments with complex features.

  • Performs assigned (or initiates) engineering studies, proposing solutions to engineering-related problems; develops models and analyzes data to support improvement programs, techniques & solutions.

  • Interfaces with outside departments, vendors, suppliers, and reliability entities.

  • Develops or assists in presentations of engineering-related projects to all levels of management & external parties (contractors, customers, etc.).

  • Plans and manages group workflow to meet budgets and schedules.

  • May mentor and provide guidance/direction for less experienced staff.

Minimum Education & Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology and a minimum of 4 years of job-relevant experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Engineering or job-relevant discipline

Other Requirements

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs, primarily Excel and Word

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Strong time management, prioritization, and organization skills

  • Proficient communication and interpersonal skills

At DTE Energy, we are committed to providing an inclusive workplace where everyone feels welcome and a sense of belonging. We seek individuals with a heart for service, a passion to help our communities prosper, and ideas to help shape the future of energy. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, disability, national origin, citizenship, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.

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