ICF Consulting Group, Inc. Wind Practice Lead- Manager in Denver, Colorado
Commercial Energy Independent Engineering/Owners Advisory Denver, CO
Analyzing fuel and power markets, improving energy efficiency in concert with renewable energy and distributed generation programs, advising on regulatory compliance. In these areas and more, you ll find ICF. Backed by 40 years of experience, our energy experts work at the intersection of policy and practice, helping government and commercial clients worldwide devise effective energy strategies, develop and implement programs for today, and tomorrow.
Job Description: ICF is seeking a motivated Wind Energy Practice Lead with experience in wind turbine technology. The position will be in either our Denver, CO or Cambridge, MA office remote working arrangement may be considered. The Wind Energy Practice Lead, you will be responsible for growing our services related with the wind industry, and building a team to support our work in the field of Independent Engineering and Owners Advisory, with a focus in land-based and off-shore wind developments. We seek candidates who will help us grow ICF s private sector, Independent Engineering business segment by building on our established team.
Key Responsibilities: The selected candidate will develop and maintain client relations among developers, financial institutions, and technology providers. Responsibilities will also include: evaluating wind turbine technology and associated balance of system components, site conditions and turbine suitability, and electrical integration. The selected candidate will support technical analysis of supply and construction contracts, construction and O&M plans, warranties, and pro forma models in support of the due diligence of renewable energy projects.
Basic Qualifications: Bachelor s Degree in Engineering or other applicable discipline. 5 years of professional experience in the renewable energy industry, 3 years in the wind industry Strong understanding of wind turbine technology, tower design, and performance and siting considerations. Knowledge of due diligence and risk assessment process. Understanding of project contracts including power purchase agreements, interconnection agreements, supply contracts, balance of plant construction contracts, and operations and maintenance contracts.
Preferred Skills/Experience: Master s Degree in Engineering or other applicable discipline. Experience with developing or reviewing project capital cost estimates, and experience monitoring wind project construction. Experience reviewing wind resource and net generation estimates Base-level understanding of power electronics, PV systems, and energy storage technologies. 7 years of professional experience in the renewable energy industry. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in performing independent analysis and review of greenfield and operational generation facilities. Proficiency in high-level programming languages (i.e. Microsoft VBA, Matlab, Python). Experience in proposal writing with an emphasis on business development. Experience in writing industry based technical papers (e.g. white papers).
Professional Skills: Possess advanced MS Office Excel and experience with other MS Office Suite applications A desire to work in a dynamic and diverse team environment. Exceptional data management and research skills Strong written, oral communication and interpersonal skills Must be organized, detail oriented, and have the ability to prioritize and multi-task under established deadlines
ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce.
ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)
Working at ICF Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth. ICFtogether for tomorrow.
About ICF ICF (NASDAQ:ICFI) is a global consulting and technology services provider with more than 5,000 professionals focused on making big things possible for our clients. We are business analysts, policy specialists, technologists, researchers, digital strategists, social scientists and creatives. Since 1969, government and commercial clients have worked with ICF to overcome their toughest challenges on issues that matter profoundly to their success. Come engage with us at icf.com.
Requisition ID: /1700003557/