Engineer V - 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
Nexant is currently seeking an Engineer V for our Demand Management Business Unit. This position will be located in the Placentia, CA office.
Duties and Responsibilities
Engage building owners and operators to identify potential energy savings opportunities at their facility and determine technical feasibility of suggested energy projects
Independently audit (ASHREA Level I, II, III) and retrocommission (RCx) complex buildings, campuses, and central plants
Provide technical oversight in creating detailed and complex analyses and simulation model for estimating energy savings
Conduct QC reviews of reports and spreadsheets created by 3rd party firms and other engineers, identify shortcomings, suggest corrections
Provide direction and technical oversight of subcontractor?s field work and deliverables
Assume sole responsibility for quality and accuracy of work products
Support Nexant?s utility programs under the direction of the programs? managers
May direct, support, supervise, or guide the efforts of less experienced engineers
Other duties as directed
Bachelor?s in engineering, sustainable building practices, or similar
5+ years of experience within the energy efficiency or building efficiency industry
Demonstrated in-depth knowledge of auditing building systems (particularly lighting and HVAC) and/or sustainability practices
Demonstrated in-depth knowledge of building automation system (BAS) is highly desired.
Extensive familiarity with relevant building codes and standards (e.g. CA title-24, ASHRAE 90.1, etc.)
Demonstrated proficiency with building simulation software (e.g. eQUEST, EnergyPro, Trane Trace, etc.)
Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office programs including Word, Excel and Outlook
Demonstrated leadership to manage a team of engineers for delivering quality products within scope and budget
Excellent writing, interpersonal, and analytical skills
Able to work and manage time independently
Hands-on experience with mechanical, electrical, and control systems is a plus
P.E., C.E.M., or LEED AP certification (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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