Senior Level Engineer
RLW Analytics, Inc.
The primary role of the Senior Engineer will be to acquire, initiate, perform and oversee
significant energy implementation, evaluation and/or research projects. Individual will have
full responsibility for interpreting, organizing, executing, and coordinating assignments in
the energy efficiency and demand response industries. An engineering consultant at this level
will be expected to pursue solutions to controversial research questions, explore new subject
areas, and develop novel concepts and unique approaches. Individual will prepare proposals in
response to RFPs, maintain and nurture relationships with important clients, and represent RLW
as a manager of high-profile projects.
· Project Management. Plans, develops, coordinates, and directs a number of large and
important projects or a project of major scope and importance. Problems may involve
unconventional or novel approaches, and require sophisticated research techniques.
· Service Development. Keeps abreast of new methods and developments affecting the
organization. Supervision received is essentially administrative, with assignments given in
terms of broad general objectives and limits.
· Staff Management. Plans, organizes, and supervises the work of a staff of
consultants and engineers. Evaluates progress of the staff and results obtained, and
recommends changes to achieve overall objectives.
· Energy Analysis. Manipulate metered and other data to compute energy consumption
and savings. Develop and utilize custom spreadsheet applications and other specialized
software such as DOE-2 to estimate energy impacts. Able to report formally the techniques
used to analyze specific sites and explain analysis results to both technical and
Degree and professional license in engineering preferred.
5 or more years in energy field
Detailed technical understanding and broad market knowledge of data collection and metering
systems highly desirable.
In-depth knowledge of building operations, mechanical systems, maintenance, and energy usage.
Strong analytical, research, and mathematical skills required.
Experience with building energy simulation software highly desirable.
Responsible, organized, and motivated personality and work ethic.
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills are essential.
Experience and aptitude with Microsoft Windows and Office necessary.
U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Resident Status.
RLW is a recognized industry leader, providing innovative analytical, engineering and market
research consulting for national and international energy companies. The position is in the
heart of Northern California’s wine country, in beautiful city of Sonoma. Our California
office has roughly 20 full time employees and boasts a refreshing “cube” free office
environment. RLW offers competitive salaries, 100% family health care coverage, 401k plus
matching and an informal work atmosphere and culture. RLW is an equal opportunity employer.
Application Process or Questions:
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