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Kohler Co. Sr Project Engineer - Applications, Heila in BOSTON, Massachusetts

Sr Project Engineer - Applications, Heila

Work Mode: Remote

Location: Remote (Boston, MA or Oakland, CA)

Opportunity

The Engineer - Applications is responsible for providing customers with design decisions based on customer or developer use cases, while providing feasibility analysis to guide clients into the correct advanced energy choices based on Heila’s product road map and clients’ main objectives, identifying gaps in client requests and offerings. They closely support the Sales Team to close a sale when technical and feasibility questions arise for a new project.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

-Perform and maintain microgrids systems designs, site communication diagrams and asset layouts and arrangements for new or existing projects. These include, but are not limited to, design optimization and power system studies and feasibility analyses, for internal and external stakeholders.

-Lead design decisions based on customer or developer use cases, while providing feasibility analysis to guide clients into the correct advanced energy choices based on Heila’s product road map and clients’ main objectives, identifying gaps in client requests and offerings.

-Prepare complete, clear, and concise reports and other required documentation for successful delivery and operations of projects.

-Serve as technical liaison between Sales, Product, Engineering, Project Management, and other areas in the company.

-Assist the Project Team on project installation, commissioning, project closure, and inspection/reporting.

-Document use cases and work with Product team to verify system operation feasibility

-Assist the Business Development and Project Delivery teams for sales related activities such as take-offs, specification review & interpretation, up-sells, etc.

-Foster positive and effective business relationships at all levels and project phases.

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Skills/Requirements

-A minimum of 5 years of system modelling, design, and engineering work experience focusing on complex DER projects, including deployment of building management systems, SCADA, etc. in an industrial/engineering environment.

-Experience working in a client-facing role, interacting with product partners, vendors, and utilities to resolve issues with positive outcomes.

-Experience creating, reading, and interpret PID schematics, one-line diagrams, etc.

-Experience in power system analysis and microgrid design tools, e.g., ETAP, PowerFactory, HOMER, Xendee or equivalent.

-Excellent knowledge and understanding of control and optimization systems used in DER projects.

-Excellent knowledge and understanding of DER equipment and applications – including solar arrays, batteries, generators, fuel cells, among other.

-Excellent knowledge and understanding of resilience and economic use cases in DER projects.

-Excellent knowledge and understanding of mechanical and electrical engineering.

-Ability to debug and solve problems in unfamiliar code bases and environments.

-Bachelor’s or Master’s (preferred) degree in EE, CE, CS or equivalent.

-Ability to travel as needed.

To fully demonstrate our commitment to the health, safety, and wellbeing of our associates, we are requiring all U.S. based team members to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. We believe this path forward further strengthens our workforce and the future growth and resilience of our company and community. Individuals with medical conditions or sincerely held religious beliefs that prevent them from getting the vaccine may request an exemption from the vaccine requirement.

We will consider applicants requiring sponsorship for this opportunity.

Why Work at Kohler Co.?

Kohler Co.'s mission is to contribute to a higher level of gracious living for those who are touched by our products and services. We understand that it takes investment in our associates’ development to make that happen. So, we offer ongoing investment in each individual’s personal development and the opportunity to collaborate with others across functions and roles at Kohler.

In addition to the investment in your development, Kohler offers a benefits package including a competitive salary, health, vision, dental, 401(k) with company matching, and more!

About Us

Beyond the competitive benefits and compensation, Kohler proudly offers a rich history, steeped in creativity and a commitment to our associates and communities. We invite you to learn more about our culture and company at www.kohlercompany.com .

It is Kohler’s policy to recruit, hire, and promote qualified personnel in all job classifications without regard to race, creed, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran. If, as an individual with a disability, you need reasonable accommodation during the recruitment process, please contact kohlerjobs@kohler.com . Kohler Co. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

We invite you to learn more about equal employment opportunity by reviewing the FederalEEO is the Law (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) and theEEO is the Law Supplement (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) .

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