Senior Controls Systems Engineer (8+ years)


Senior Controls Systems Engineer, Atlanta, GA (8+ years)

Newcomb & Boyd, a multi-discipline engineering firm in Atlanta, Georgia is looking for a Senior Controls Systems Engineer.

For more than 95 years, we have been designing innovative systems that bring buildings to life. Our projects positively impact society, from research labs to cure infectious and chronic diseases to smart classrooms to inspire today’s scholars and tomorrow’s leaders. We are known for our sustainable and intelligent approach to design as we develop award-winning solutions for Fortune 500 companies, top healthcare systems, and leading universities.

At Newcomb & Boyd, we value the highest technical competencies, a “team-first” mentality, excellent communication skills, and a self-driven work ethic. We offer ample opportunities for professional growth, as evidenced by industry-low turnover.

  • Assist our HVAC design services with controls system design and contract administration for large commercial projects.
  • Investigate controls systems in existing facilities and meet with the facilities staff to determine the controls system design requirements.
  • Assist with updates to our master controls system design documents and supporting materials.
  • Assist with quality control for all controls system designs.
  • Meet with controls system vendors and perform research to continuously develop industry expertise, with a primary focus on HVAC controls.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
  • A desire to develop knowledge, skills, and abilities in the trade, and advance in a career in the controls design industry.
  • Demonstrate exceptional project management skills.
  • Ability to prioritize effectively, have good follow-through, and practice self-implemented quality control measures.
  • Ability to communicate well in writing, as well as verbally.
  • Desire to attain additional controls certifications.
  • Desire to be involved with commissioning projects beneficial.
  • Possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering beneficial, or have related technical field experience.
  • PE beneficial.
  • Minimum 8 years of experience with design controls systems for large commercial projects.
  • Control programming and networking expertise.
  • Must have Niagara Tridium certification. Certifications with other controls system types beneficial.
  • Experience with open platform and open protocol systems.
  • HVAC or electrical engineering experience beneficial.

Be a Part of Our Team

In addition to commissioning services, Newcomb & Boyd caters to the needs of clients and owners through the integration of additional services including mechanical and electrical engineering, acoustics, audio-visual, communications, building automation, theatre systems, security, and lighting design. Our portfolio comprises work across many market sectors, including aviation, civic & cultural, corporate, government, health care, academic, science & technology, and sports.

We offer a flexible work schedule, 401(k) plan with company match, employee and family social events, health and fitness programs, and many additional benefits. We believe our purpose is to provide engineering and commissioning solutions to shape the world.

Come shape the world with us.

Newcomb & Boyd is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.

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