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Development Engineer – AES Distributed Energy is seeking a Development Engineer to drive solar PV and integrated battery energy storage system (BESS) project development across the US and internationally, with the goal of increasing our portfolio of owner-operated commercial, industrial, and utility scale PV and storage systems. The Development Engineer will work with a team to qualify new solar and battery storage project opportunities, perform technical due diligence on project practicality, and respond to RFP’s from utilities, municipalities, and others for the procurement of renewable energy. Project work will be focused on preliminary design evaluation, coordinating closely with the Business Development and Finance teams. Daily activities: creation of preliminary layouts and energy estimates, recommendation of primary project equipment, estimation of full EPC expenses to meet projects requirements. Apply here.
Director of Procurement – AES Distributed Energy is currently seeking a Procurement Director to manage the acquisition of goods and services required for Solar PV project development, construction and operations, the administrative purchasing process and the process of reconciliation of the billing of suppliers and subcontractors, contract negotiations, supply chain, and logistics. The Procurement Director will ensure compliance with corporate processes, cost-effective and efficient Solar PV procurement, and the execution of strategies to achieve the objectives for rapid growth and deployment. This position will be based in Boulder, CO, working closely with the DE Engineering and Construction team while reporting to Director of EPC for AES and will focus on commercial and utility-scale solar projects. The candidate will have 4 direct reports as well. Apply here.
Project Finance and Development Lawyer – The Project Finance and Development Lawyer supports dynamic and growing businesses in developing, acquiring, constructing, owning and operating distributed solar, solar plus storage and other renewable energy projects throughout the United States. The position works closely with the commercial team and senior management. The primary job responsibilities include attending to all aspects and issues related to renewable project development and financing, with a special focus on financing of solar/solar plus storage projects. This candidate will structure, draft review and effectively negotiate debt and equity financing structures and membership interest purchase and sale agreements, power purchase agreements, and EPC contracts, including portfolio financing structures, back-leverage debt, tax equity partnership documents. Additional responsibilities include performing diligence and providing diligence guidance to development teams and external counsel regarding project acquisition and greenfield development. Additional responsibilities include providing general legal support to finance, business development, construction, and operations teams in the deployment of renewables projects, provide general legal counsel and strategic guidance to senior and executive level management, and effectively and efficiently engage and manage outside counsel. Apply here.
MV/HV Engineer – AES Distributed Energy is seeking an experienced Medium Voltage and High Voltage Engineer to coordinate interconnection and substation designs for Solar PV and integrated Energy Storage projects, working closely with the Engineering and Construction team. The MV/HV Engineer will be responsible for conceptual design development detailed design reviews, preliminary studies, permitting and procurement support for the MV and HV components of solar PV and battery storage projects in development, construction and operation. Responsibilities include conceptual design development for substations and interconnections (2-100MVA, 15-230kV), detailed design reviews, coordination of design consultants, protection strategy, procurement and bidding support for major equipment, on-site commissioning support, punch list development, and performance testing plans. The position is in Boulder, CO, and may include up to 25% travel to project locations and partner offices. Apply here.
Paralegal – AES Distributed Energy is currently seeking a paralegal to join the company in its Boulder, CO office. This individual will be responsible for providing primary legal support to a busy in-house legal department. Essential functions of the position include, but, are not limited to forming and maintaining legal entities, drafting minutes, resolutions, organizational documents, and state filings. Prepare typical corporate governance matters and related deliverables including standard corporate resolutions, certificates, operating agreements, and membership interest certificates. Coordinate internal processes and procedures related to entity formation and management. Organize contracts and entity documents and proofread documents. A Bachelor’s or an Associates degree is required, along with experience working at a law firm or in-house legal department. Apply here.
EPC Project Manager – AES DE is seeking an EPC Project Manager to oversee commercial and utility-scale photovoltaic solar projects through development, construction, commissioning, and turnover to Operations. The successful candidate will assist in due diligence on potential project acquisitions, define EPC scopes of work for projects nearing construction, and plan and track progress on active construction projects. This position will be based in Boulder, CO and report to the Director of Engineering and Construction. The role requires the ability to manage multiple project portfolios and to travel periodically to inspect major construction milestones at job sites. Apply here.
Community Solar Specialist – The Community Solar Specialist role within the Business Development group will be responsible for managing all aspects of community solar projects including originating projects through channel partners, contract negotiations with channel partners and third-party vendors, financial modeling, market analysis, and contract support. The Community Solar Specialist will work with the AES DE acquisition, origination/development, legal, and project finance departments, as well as external parties, to execute on a strategy to maximize the value and minimize the risk of AES DE community solar projects. The role requires community solar experience. Apply here.
Senior Project Finance Manager – The Senior Project Finance Manager will report to the CFO of AES Distributed Energy and will have responsibility for financial transactions, capital raises, and project and corporate-level financial modeling. The job is located in Boulder, CO and the candidate will be expected to relocate immediately if not currently living in the area. The position will manage analysts who will assist with project fundings and financial modeling. The Manager will work closely with the Business Development team to quickly price opportunities and provide feedback to our development partners. The Senior Project Finance Manager will work with the CFO to develop and build complex financial models incorporating debt, tax equity, and permanent equity financing to evaluate project economics and financing alternatives. The candidate will be expected to help develop relationships with capital providers, originate a full range of financing products and support the CFO in term sheet and financing documentation negotiation. It is expected that the Financial Manager is able to lead a team of attorneys and AES employees in negotiations with potential equity investors and debt providers. Apply here.
Project Estimator – AES Distributed Energy is seeking an experienced Project Estimator to support the development, construction, and operation of solar PV and grid-scale battery storage facilities from 2MW to 250MW in size. This position will be responsible for managing and coordinating all AES DE solar budgets for solar and energy storage technologies for all countries where AES operates. The successful candidate will have experience in solar and energy storage. The position will operate in a very dynamic environment. The candidate must be able to work on multiple projects at the same time, able to develop relationships with suppliers and different businesses and be a reliable self-starter. Apply here.
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