Senior Engineer


Waltham, MA, US, 02451

Division:  NE Gas Asset Engineering Complex Cap
Job Type: 
Requisition Number:  40910
Job Function:  Engineering

The Opportunity

“Help build the engineering team that will shepherd our gas system in Massachusetts towards our fossil free future. If you are passionate about learning emerging technologies and decarbonizing energy, join our team.”  —F. B., Hiring Manager

Superpowered.  Meaningful work.  Human impact.  A story we’re proud to tell.  This is what matters to us at National Grid.  In a world of complexity and unanswered questions, there is one thing we’re certain about: the power of our people. 

Join us in our goal to deliver 100% fossil-free heat to our customers by 2050!


National Grid is hiring a Senior Engineer for our Gas Asset Management and Engineering department in Waltham, MA. 

Our Team

We support the Future of Heat by collaborating with internal and external stakeholders to successfully review project opportunities, expand established asset management practices to integrate decarbonization technologies and prepare engineering studies to determine the capability of delivering a fossil free solution.

What You'll Do

  • Collaborate with current gas and electric process owners to identify process enhancements to evaluate decarbonization technologies and to deliver our fossil free network vision
  • Work closely with gas and electric engineers, customer facing groups, regulatory analysts, construction and project managers, and procurement analysts, among others
  • Support the identification and analysis of our Future of Heat projects in our Massachusetts Service Territory
  • Develop evaluation and selection criteria and collaborating with other engineers to integrate into our risk-based asset management practice


Your Credentials


  • Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering discipline required, Mechanical or Civil preferred
  • 4+ years of experience in an engineering or technical role required
  • Previous experience or training with decarbonization technologies such as geothermal heating systems, renewable natural gas projects or hydrogen engineering projects preferred
  • Previous gas planning experience utilizing Synergi gas network software preferred
  • Previous successful experience working in cross functional teams preferred
  • Previous experience developing long- and short-term investment plans using risk-based gas asset management principles preferred
  • Proven ability to prioritize work and manage multiple projects under budget and time constraints required
  • Strong computer skills, communication skills and written skills required
  • Valid driver’s license required 


Your Rewards

#LI-AP1 #LI-Hybrid

Working at National Grid affords eligible non-union employees a vast array of benefits, including medical, dental, life, 401K, paid holidays and vacation, just to start.  Review our digital benefit guide at for full details and descriptions.  


$102,000 - $120,000 a year

Please be advised that due to the nature of this position, incumbents are subject to federal Drug & Alcohol safety regulations governing US Department of Transportation ("DOT") covered positions, including the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and Pipeline Hazardous Material Safety Administration (PHMSA). As such, the Company’s testing programs and policies regarding the use of federally prohibited drugs or alcohol, for recreational or medical purposes, will remain in effect for these safety-sensitive, DOT covered positions.


This position has a career path which provides for advancement opportunities within and across bands as you develop and evolve in the position; gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills. Candidates will be assessed and provided offers against the minimum qualifications of this role and their individual experience.


National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise.  We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve.  National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.  


Nearest Major Market: Waltham
Nearest Secondary Market: Boston