Development Project Engineer I

New Energy Equity
Annapolis, MD
Nov 26, 2022
Nov 30, 2022
Full Time
*Development Project Engineer I**Location and Travel: *Work shall be performed from Company's offices in Annapolis, Maryland and Employee shall be traveling for approximately 25% of the time and shall provide the following services throughout the United States.*Essential Duties and Responsibilities Include the Following: ** Act as technical lead for solar projects.* Perform site suitability investigations on site and via desktop analysis.* Design 100kW to 10MW solar/PV systems using AutoCAD and other tools.* Run production modeling using PVsyst and other tools.* Select equipment and product models for each system design.* Complete and submit utility interconnection applications.* Coordinate interconnection design and schedule with utility.* Interface with vendors, EPCs and subcontractors.* Perform technical project management.* Develop, track and drive project schedules.* Develop and track project budgets and costs.* Oversee system commissioning and certification.* Other duties and responsibilities as requested.* ~25% of time traveling.*Desired Background and/or Experience: ** High school diploma or equivalent; Minimum 2 years solar industry experience; 4 year Degree in related technical field preferred; NABCEP certified PV Installation Professional preferred.* Experience in solar (PV) project design or project management and technical development work.* Experience working with subcontractors and vendors.* Experience in AutoCAD, PVsyst and other technical software.* Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, Adobe and Outlook and proven ability to learn new software programs*What you need to be successful: ** Strong organizational skills.* Strong written and oral communication skills.* Self-starter, and naturally motivated to work hard and accomplish goals.Employer will not sponsor Visas for this position.New Energy Equity is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.Founded in 2013, New Energy Equity develops and finances solar power generation assets, providing clean electricity to commercial, industrial, municipal, and utility customers under long-term contracts. New Energy Equity, a wholly owned subsidiary of ALLETE (NYSE: ALE), has successfully developed over 330MW of solar projects and closed more than $600M in clean energy investments. The company was ranked as the 7th Top Solar Developer and the 8th Top Solar Contractor on Solar Power World's "2021 Top Solar Contractors"A' list and voted one of the fastest-growing energy companies in DC, Maryland, and Virginia by Inc. Magazine. To learn more, visit offer an engaging and supportive work environment, with professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States to be considered.At New Energy Equity, our core purpose is building cleaner energy, leaving behind a better world. This mission applies to more than the projects we work on. We leave behind a better world in how build our projects, but also in how we interact with our communities, teammates and our partners. We strive to lead the solar industry on issues of diversity and inclusion and are committed to hiring, cultivating, and retaining a diverse workforce and fostering an inclusive culture. We are honored to have our outstanding team and culture recognized as one of Comparably's Best Places to Work in Washington DC Metro area. Our Co-Founder, President and CEO, Matt Hankey, is ranked by Comparably in the Top 5% of CEOs in the Washington, DC Metro area, as well as Top 5% of CEOs among similarly sized companies across the globe.Job Type: Full-timeBenefits:* 401(k)* 401(k) matching* Dental insurance* Flexible schedule* Health insurance* Health savings account* Life insurance* Paid time off* Parental leave* Professional development assistance* Relocation assistance* Retirement plan* Vision insuranceSchedule:* 8 hour shiftSupplemental pay types:* Bonus payWork Location: Hybrid remote in Annapolis, MD 21401

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