Career Opportunities With Urban Grid

We are actively looking for new employees. Please contact us at careers@urbangridco.com to inquire about open positions.

CURRENT OPENINGS:

JOB TITLE: Senior Design Engineer
JOB LOCATION: Richmond, VA or Stevensville, MD

A Senior Design Engineer is sought to help us progress our 2.5GW solar portfolio through to NTP, requiring the following knowledge and experience;

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • PV System Design; an expert using Helioscope, CAD and PVsyst in order to produce PV layouts, PVsysts, 8760s and all data required for permitting and interconnection processes
  • Optimization; an intimate familiarity and understanding of all system variables, equipment metrics, and their interaction in order to optimize output, also taking in to account TOD value
  • LCOE Consideration; ideally some additional experience including the equipment pricing function in order to maximize the LCOE

You will join a growing engineering team and coordinate with internal PMs and interconnection team, as well as external consultants, utilities and EPCs.

Full-time position with compensation commensurate with experience. Health, dental and retirement plans also provided. Urban Grid is looking to fill this position immediately. To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter, and references to careers@urbangridco.com.

JOB TITLE: Utility Solar Site Acquisition Analyst

JOB LOCATION: Stevensville, MD

The primary responsibility of this position will be to identify potential sites for utility-scale solar. Secondary responsibilities will include market research, support for existing project management and ongoing project development.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Analyze property data and GIS maps in markets to identify potential solar project sites
  • Monitor and analyze Interconnection queues
  • Perform project feasibility analysis
  • Coordinate and facilitate initial landowner contact for potential solar project sites
  • Use all relevant information to research and understand local communities where the company has a business interest
  • Assist with project development related research, including state and local permitting and regulatory processes
  • Establish, maintain and update project specific files, databases, records and other documents
  • Complete other responsibilities as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor ‘s Degree in Geography, Environmental Science, Engineering or similar or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Position requires excellent organization skills, attention to detail and problem solving
  • Extensive experience with computer applications specifically GIS, Word, PowerPoint, Adobe Professional and Excel
  • 1+ years of related experience in land use, real estate or environmental industries is preferable but not required
  • Must possess excellent and professional written and verbal communication skills
  • Highly motivated, energetic and willing to learn new tasks quickly
  • Ambitious and interested in career growth within in the organization
  • Hard-working and able to prioritize a large task load in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience in the solar industry and/or environmental policy is preferable but not require

Full-time position with compensation commensurate with experience. Health, dental and retirement plans also provided. Urban Grid is looking to fill this position immediately. To apply, please submit a resume, cover letter, and references to careers@urbangridco.com.