Lead Electrical Engineer
Updated on 2/5/2024
Nexamp

501-1,000 employees

Provides comprehensive solar energy solutions, from development to
Company Overview
Nexamp is a frontrunner in the new energy economy, providing end-to-end solutions for solar energy asset deployment and operation. Their integrated approach simplifies and enhances profitability of solar energy for clients, while their expanding network across the US demonstrates their industry leadership. Nexamp's commitment to equality in the clean energy revolution, as evidenced by their diverse portfolio benefiting property owners, businesses, communities, and residents, sets them apart in the industry.
Energy

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$1.2B

Founded

2007

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

16%

2 year growth

39%
Locations
California, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
AutoCAD
CategoriesNew
Electrical Engineering
Hardware Engineering
Architecture & Civil Engineering
Requirements
  • 9+ years of electrical engineering experience
  • 4+ years of PV experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in electrical engineering and PE certification
  • AutoCAD software proficiency
  • ETAP, SKM, or AmpCalc modeling experience
  • AcSELerator and RDB generation
  • PSSE, Aspen, or PSCAD modeling experience preferred
  • Utility scale design and HV substation experience or effective grounding expertise
  • Expertise industry standard design codes such as National Electric Code, International Building Code, International Fire Code and other industry standards
  • Expertise of electrical principles, including medium voltage distribution, protection system coordination and relaying principles
  • Strong knowledge of construction means and methods
  • Valid Driver’s License or ability to obtain same
Responsibilities
  • Design and commission commercial, industrial, and utility-scale PV+ESS designs
  • Specify and review equipment shop drawings for switchgear, transformers, reclosers and other major electrical equipment
  • Perform advanced electrical modeling in ETAP and AmpCalc
  • Manage scope of work for 3rd party electrical engineers
  • Review, analyze, and interpret utility pre-screen reports, System Impact Studies, Interconnection Service Agreements, and utility negotiations
  • Witness test procedure review, code interpretation, protective settings development
  • Implementation of non-wires alternatives, selective curtailment, and other grid-edge technologies
  • Train and mentor junior engineering personnel
  • Complete Project design reviews
  • Respond to RFIs on active construction projects as required
  • Provide technical support to Nexamp commissioning
  • Provide technical support to Nexamp development, EPC, and O&M departments for the entire life cycle of a project
  • Lead new product research and implementation, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), and best practices
  • Assist the Director in the identification of process improvements and lead initiatives
  • Maintain a high level of professionalism and ethical conduct
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in showcasing initiative to make improvements to current work, processes, products, and services across the organization
  • Eagerness to develop a fundamental understanding of how Nexamp operates and then apply that knowledge effectively to inform business decisions