Engineer I - Engineering Nexant
Business Unit:Energy Efficiency & Carbon Management
Nexant, founded on January 1, 2000, is an independent provider of intelligent grid software and clean energy solutions. The company has extensive experience and expertise in energy efficiency, demand side management, biomass, geothermal, solar, wind, hydrogen, natural gas, clean coal, and CO2 capture and sequestration. The company is headquartered in San Francisco, California and operates from 32 corporate, representative, and project offices located throughout the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and Asia.
Nexant offers a comprehensive suite of best-in-class energy enterprise software that transforms business processes and enables implementation of smart grid, clean energy, and demand management initiatives. Its solutions help utilities, power producers, and retailers improve operational and financial efficiency, reduce risk, and enhance customer engagement across the energy value chain. The company also provides strategic, operational, and technical advisory services to utilities, grid operators, energy resource companies, and petrochemical majors.
Over the last decade, it has been developing and commercializing technology solutions?such as Nexant iEnergy?, Nexant Grid360?, Nexant iHedge, and Nexant RevenueManager?that enable utilities, power producers, and retailers to improve operational and financial efficiency, reduce risk, and enhance customer engagement across the energy value chain.
Nexant?s industry professionals have completed more than 3,200 client assignments in over 100 countries, and its software is used in over 120 utility control centers worldwide.
Are you interested in having a real impact and helping to change the world? Then join us!
About the Job
The following is a representative description of the position?s role and responsibilities. Reflecting the flexible nature of our work, Nexant will adjust this description as necessary to meet operating and strategic needs of its business.
Nexant is currently seeking an Engineer for our Demand Management Business Unit. This position will be located in White Plains, NY.
Duties and Responsibilities
Conduct site inspections (M&V)
Build spreadsheets, energy models using industry standard software (eQUEST, EnergyPro, Trane Trace, etc) and perform energy efficiency calculations
Support Nexant?s utility programs under the direction of the engineering managers
Produce high quality deliverables (reports and spreadsheets) with limited QC review.
May perform energy audits (ASHRAE I, II) to identify and verify energy efficiency measures
May participate in Nexant?s Technical Working Groups
Other duties as directed.
Bachelor?s or master?s degree in mechanical engineering, sustainable building practices, or similar
0-3 years of experience within the energy efficiency or building efficiency industry
Understanding of building systems (particularly lighting and HVAC) and/or sustainability practices
Familiarity with relevant building codes and standards (e.g. IECC, ASHRAE 90.1, etc.)
Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office programs including Word, Excel and Outlook
Ability to quickly learn complex technical subjects
Excellent writing, interpersonal, and analytical skills
Proven time management ability. Able to meet deadlines and anticipate difficulty in meeting deadlines
Hands-on experience with mechanical, electrical, and control systems is a plus
Demonstrated experience with building simulation software (e.g. eQUEST, EnergyPro, Trane Trace, etc.) is a plus
C.E.M., LEED AP certification, E.I.T., or P.E., (or on track to receive) is desirable
Salary and Benefits (U.S.)
Nexant offers competitive salaries based on candidate's qualifications. Nexant also offers three weeks paid vacation per year, eleven paid holidays per year, a 401(k) plan with employee matching funds and an overall comprehensive benefits package.
Nexant, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages workforce diversity. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates.
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