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Develop a process to assess Distributed Energy Resources (DER) value for US utilities and/or government agencies
Develop internal- and external-facing tools and workflows that enable strategic decision-making process
Assist with developing and designing innovative DER program strategies and roadmaps
Support strategic decisions by evaluating and benchmarking DER program
Oversee market research on various DER technologies including measure adoption, saturation, feasibility, etc.
Develop advanced energy saving calculations and economic analyses for the residential and commercial sectors supporting utility DER programs
Prepare and present persuasive presentations and short reports to stakeholders
Co-author reports and other client deliverables, journal articles, white papers and marketing pieces
Manage clients and projects
Work in cross-functional teams to build and improve processes
Mentor and train junior staff
Master's degree in Mechanical, Architectural or Electrical Engineering, Building Science, Energy Management, Energy Policy and Planning, or related subjects
3+ years of related energy industry experience, including experience in DER technology assessment (e.g EE, DR, solar and storage)
Experience with data science, and machine learning in Python or R
Understanding of economic valuation such as NPV and IRR analysis, and utility cost-effectiveness tests
Knowledge of evaluation, measurement, and verification of energy efficiency
Understanding of building science, heat transfer and thermodynamics
Strong quantitative and analytical skills, including advanced programming experience
Strong writing and communication skills
Experience with data handling, transformation and analysis
Experience with statistical analysis and inference
Experience and knowledge of renewables, and energy storage systems
Experience with energy modeling tools (e.g., OpenStudio, EnergyPlus) and developing new measures in Ruby
Knowledge of energy policy and regulation especially related to DER / DSM. Experience in regulatory and public stakeholder processes would be highly valued.
Experience with business development and client development
Experience with energy saving evaluation, measurement and verification methods and protocols (e.g. IPMVP)
Advanced programming/scripting skills, cloud architecture, HTML, PowerBI
Knowledge of building construction methods, mechanical systems and related energy use in residential and commercial construction
Demonstrates trustworthiness and upholds the highest ethical standards
Ensures that information flows effectively to others
Identifies, collects, and analyzes the information needed to solve a problem effectively
Clearly expresses ideas, thoughts, and concepts in writing
Organizes written work in a manner that is clear, easy to follow, and tailored for the intended audience
Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment
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