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Senior Design Engineer

Boston MA

Does working for a fast paced, growing company that is making a difference in our environment excite you? Do you have a passion for making our environment better for this generation and the ones that follow? If you’re excited about career growth, group volunteering, and the occasional ping pong after hours, then this is the job for you. Let's make a difference together. Join our team.



Nexamp is seeking a Senior Design Engineer to perform engineering and project support tasks for commercial and utility scale photovoltaic systems.

Nexamp is leading the transformation to the new energy economy with proven solutions for solar energy development, ownership, and operation. The Company's comprehensive capabilities span the entire solar project lifecycle - from project development, design and construction to financing and operations and maintenance. Nexamp's ability to provide integrated, best-in-class solutions makes solar energy simple and profitable for our clients and partners.



Provide technical support to Nexamp development, engineering, procurement, construction, and O&M departments for the entire life cycle of a project including development, permitting, construction, and asset management phases.

Perform site visits for project assessment and feasibility.

Create drawings sets for development, permitting, construction, and record design phases for solar power plants utilizing AutoCAD and Helios 3D Solar Park Planning software with engineering oversight.

Develop and manage relationships with a network of vendors and engineering consultants for the entire life cycle of a project including development, permitting, construction, and asset management phases with engineering oversight.

Create energy models for solar power plants utilizing PVSYST software.

Support utility interconnection and permitting application processes.

Support training of engineering department personnel.

Support development of design drawing libraries.

Additional duties as assigned and/or directed.



Ideal candidate must be enthusiastic, self-motivated, and customer and results-oriented.

Degree in engineering or equivalent educational/certification background.

2+ years of solar design engineering experience.

AutoCAD software proficiency.

PVSYST software proficiency.

Helios 3D Solar Park Planning software proficiency preferred.

MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint software proficiency.

Knowledge of industry standard design codes such as National Electric Code, International Building Code, International Fire Code and other standards relevant to the industry.

Strong knowledge of electrical principles.

Knowledge of medium voltage distribution and protection systems preferred.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Ability to work in a team environment as well as work independently.

Ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple projects and tasks.

NABCEP Entry Level certification or equivalent preferred.



Competitive pay

401k Matching

Healthcare (Medical, Dental, Vision)

Flexible Paid Time Off

Cell Phone Reimbursement


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Posted February 11, 2019

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