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ESS Project Developer - Remote

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    $150,000 - $200,000

  • Contact:

    Taline Jiltekerian

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    832 932 0307

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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Position Summary

The Senior Project Developer will develop Energy Storage project portfolio across the ERCOT market (not to exclude CAISO/WECC, MISO South East regions) through identification of suitable sites, zoning, permitting and negotiating transactional documents. This individual will also focus on leading development through forging relationships with landowners, community leaders, utilities and environmental organizations.


Essential Job Functions

  • Identify and evaluate suitable sites, structure and negotiate commercial transactions with landowners
  • Engage with landowners, community leaders and environmental organizations to provide information throughout the development process
  • Manage development activities of solar energy projects from feasibility to the start of construction
  • Manage the zoning, permitting, land rights entitlements and compliance processes
  • Select, manage, and direct third party consultants and development partners
  • Develop viable and economically sustainable new and existing solar projects
  • Develop target scope of work and ensure projects are progressing on schedule and within budget
  • Remain abreast of renewable energy opportunities in the United States and the national industry trends impacting the future of solar and renewable development opportunities and their competitiveness as they relate to customers
  • Carry out other duties as assigned



  • Relevant market working knowledge of Energy Storage in ERCOT or MISO is essential
  • General understanding of land lease/purchase agreement and negotiation skills
  • Skilled in project management with the ability to identify and resolve potential project flaws and to prioritize critical path tasks
  • Manage proposal process for RFPs in a specified territory
  • General understanding of renewable energy market trends and the resulting impacts on solar and energy storage project development
  • Self-motivated and able to work effectively individually as well as with a team
  • Ability to thrive in quickly changing environment and manage multiple priorities simultaneously
  • Outgoing customer focus
  • Excellent problem-solving ability and ability to think on their feet
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent communication, project planning and execution, time management, and problem solving skills required.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, with emphasis on Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Excel



  • At least 3 years of project development related experience preferably in solar, renewable energy, or real estate development sector
  • Bachelor's Degree with strong academic record from a leading undergraduate program, in engineering, business administration, and economics preferred