Vice President, Solar & Storage Engineering

Boston, MA
4 days ago
Full time role


Nexamp is leading the transformation to the new energy economy with proven solutions for the deployment and operation of solar ...

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Do you want to be part of the solar revolution that is transforming the energy landscape? Do you have a passion for making our environment better for this generation and the ones that follow? Does working for a fast paced, growing company that is leading the way into new markets sound exciting to you? Come join us as we take on new challenges and help build a better tomorrow. Our mission is clear: to reshape the energy landscape, delivering value to our clients and partners while benefiting our communities and society at large. Let’s make a difference together. Join our team! 


We are seeking a VP, Engineering who is responsible for design and deployment support of all Distributed Generation (DG) and Utility Scale (US) projects for the organization.  The VP will set the strategic and operational objectives of engineering to support organizational goals to create industry best-in-class PV and Storage designs in terms of buildability and performance.  This will be accomplished through technical expertise, innovative ideas, collaboration with internal stakeholders and establishing personal relationships with the key proponents of in business development, supply chain, deployment, and asset management in our current and future markets.  In addition to setting the strategic pace, this position will manage a technical team to drive project level execution for solar and storage.  A balance of soft skills, technical acumen, and an innovative thinker will be empowered to lead the team to be an engineering leader in our industry.  


  • Sets strategic and operational goals for the Design, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, and SCADA that are nested within and support Clean Energy Deployment's (CED’s) national strategy
  • Provide guidance, direction, and mentorship to the Engineer team to value engineer all projects so the organization can efficiently, and cost effectively build DG and Utility Scale commercial solar and storage projects nationwide
  • Collaborate with Business Development/Channel, CED Operations, Grid Integration, and Deployment to facilitate solar construction nationwide
  • Develop and enforce standards and procedures to ensure quality standards are met and consistent
  • Responsible for all Engineering comp and non-comp budgeting; drives organizational structure and is responsible for coordinating talent acquisition and business unit personnel development to support Engineering objectives and CED strategy
  • Assist the SVP, Clean Energy Deployment to lead the organization’s innovation teams by providing priorities of work, feedback on initiatives, and establishing new focus areas to drive continuous improvement
  • Provide senior management and C-level executives accurate and timely engineering analytics and reporting on a regular basis


  • 5+ years of relevant engineering experience
  • 5+  years cross-functional project leadership
  • Experience leading people and teams; 5+ years of experience 
  • DG and Utility Scale PV operational experience strongly preferred 
  • Strategic planning and implementation experience 
  • Policy and/or legal experience strongly preferred 
  • Experienced or certified in Quality or Process Excellence methodologies
  • Technical (Engineering, Operations Management, Mathematics, Science) Master’s Degree from an accredited university preferred 
  • Professional Engineer (PE) license preferred 

If you don’t meet 100% of the above qualifications, but see yourself contributing, please submit an application.  We encourage people from minority or marginalized groups to apply.

At Nexamp, our mission is building the future of energy, so it is clean, simple, and accessible for all. We believe a diverse team brings different perspectives and experiences, thus benefiting our work. We are committed to providing a work environment free from discrimination. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. By encouraging a culture where ideas and decisions come from all people, we believe it will help us grow, innovate, and be a part of environmental and social change.


Not only will you get to work with a group of innovative, dedicated, and motivated peers, you will also have access to all the benefits that Nexamp offers! This includes: our competitive compensation package; a 401(k) employer-match; health, dental, & vision insurance starting day one; Flexible Paid Time Off and Holiday PTO; Commuter Benefits, Cell Phone Reimbursement; as well as a hybrid work environment, headquartered in Boston, MA with a fun, collaborative, downtown office! We provide healthy snacks, coffee, yoga sessions, volunteer opportunities, company outings, and more!


Building the future of energy so it is clean, simple and accessible.

Nexamp is building the energy infrastructure of tomorrow and reinventing the way people interact with the electricity that powers their lives. By deploying a distributed network of locally sourced clean energy, we seek to reduce the negative effects of climate change. Our team’s diverse experience drives innovation from the ground up and with a singular passion: to deliver an accessible and sustainable energy future for all.

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