Director, Project Engineering - Business Markets

Director, Project Engineering - Business Markets

Company: Sunnova Energy International, Inc.


Location: Houston, TX

Job Description: Brief Description of Sunnova Sunnova (NYSE: NOVA) is revolutionizing the energy industry as a leading Energy as a Service (EaaS) provider of solar, battery storage, EV charging, and other energy solutions with customers spanning the U.S. and its territories. Founded in 2012, our goal is to provide homeowners, businesses, and communities with a better energy service at a better price – making clean, renewable energy more accessible, reliable, and affordable. At Sunnova, we believe that our success comes from the diversity and creativity of our people. Our team is made up of forward-thinkers who are passionate about changing the energy industry for the better, and we're looking for like-minded individuals to join us. We encourage our people to push beyond traditional limits and explore new horizons – because only then can we truly transform the world for the better. If you're excited about being a part of the fastest-growing segment of the energy industry, we want you on our team! The Director, Project Engineering - Business Markets Position Sunnova Energy is currently searching for a Director, Project Engineering - Business Markets to be responsible for managing commercial and industrial and microgrids projects from beginning to end. This individual will work with customers, utilities, EPC firms, equipment vendor firms, and internal stakeholders during the project lifespan. This role will be the primary project technical authority on all business markets project\u0002related activities Director, Project Engineering - Business Markets Responsibilities Leads the large-scale engineering project planning process, including initiation, feasibility studies, design, engineering, equipment specification, selection and procurement, construction, commissioning, interconnection permits, and closeout. Develops and maintains applicable technical project and governing documents. Performs high level assessment and economic optimization studies to recommend go/no-go for commercial and industrial and microgrid opportunities. Oversees engineering drawings/packages, final designs, and scope of work to assess technical adequacy and select engineering bids. Directs project schedule, budget and resources including external vendors and contractors. Provides project metrics tracking and reports to stakeholders. Minimum Requirements Education required: BS degree in Electrical/Mechanical Engineering Minimum years of experience required:15 years or more in the electric power industry and in managing large scale/complex projects. EIT Certification (Engineering in Training) Preferred Qualifications PMP certifications Professional Engineering license (P.E.) or equivalent Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Strong written and oral communication skills Experience with power system engineering design, protection, automation, and control. Experience with electrical design and distribution construction. Able to specify, requisition and analyze bids. Experience with acceptance testing and commissioning of electrical power equipment Working conditions Open office environment in Houston Benefits Sunnova offers a generous employee reward package that includes: Comprehensive benefits Competitive compensation & annual bonus Paid time off, including 10 holidays and Paid Parental Leave Cell phone allowance for many roles Free access to onsite fitness center in Houston and/or discounted fitness memberships through health provider Complimentary garage parking in Houston All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. If you are selected for a position, your employment will be contingent upon submission to and successful completion of a post-offer/pre-placement drug test (and medical examination if required by the role) as well as pre-placement verification of the information and qualifications provided during the selection process.

Job Type: Full-time

Company Description: Sunnova Energy Corporation provides an affordable financing solution for residential solar PV customers. Our mission is to offer a fast, quick, and secure finance solution to solar PV integrators so they can address the high upfront cost of solar faced by their customers. We work exclusively through our Partner Network of solar distribution companies and solar integrators. Sunnova is committed to making solar an affordable option for the masses and a staple of the 21st century energy solution.

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