Navigant Senior Consultant - Customers & Markets - Energy Efficiency Engineer - Boulder, CO in Boulder, Colorado

Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global professional services firm that helps clients take control of their future. Navigant’s professionals apply deep industry knowledge, substantive technical expertise, and an enterprising approach to help clients build, manage and/or protect their business interests. With a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change and significant regulatory or legal pressures, the Firm primarily serves clients in the healthcare, energy and financial services industries. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, Navigant’s practitioners bring sharp insight that pinpoints opportunities and delivers powerful results. More information about Navigant can be found at navigant.com.

We understand that the energy landscape is evolving. Emerging technologies and societal demand promise to reshape not only the energy we use, but also how we use it. In our Energy Practice, Navigant collaborates with energy industry clients to help them build, manage, and protect their business’ value. We help our clients anticipate where the energy industry is headed and how they can improve performance, grow, and address consumer and regulatory demands.

Our experts’ unparalleled depth of industry experience provides insight into regulatory processes, pricing, supply and demand dynamics, market design, fuel sourcing, financing, technologies, and operations. The breadth of our industry knowledge offers a full range of solution offerings, from insights to strategy and on to implementation. We provide sustainable results to help our clients thrive in an ever-changing environment.

Customers & Markets Team

Navigant’s Customers & Markets team focuses on energy efficiency, demand response and clean distributed energy resources. We help the

energy industry modernize, increase profitability, and mitigate risk through investment in a wide range of energy technologies. Our extensive industry expertise and rigorous analytical capabilities generate innovative and forward-looking insight to help clients position themselves for a profitable and sustainable future. Our team’s customer side services focus on:

  • Market Research & Characterization

  • Resource Planning & Potential Studies

  • Program Design

  • Program Evaluation (Impact & Process)

  • Regulatory & Policy Strategy & Support

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Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NCI) is looking for an energy efficiency engineer or building systems engineer, or similar, with interest in joining our Customers and Markets consulting group within Navigant’s Energy practice. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects related to energy efficiency and demand response evaluation and planning. The position involves a variety of tasks including: evaluating the energy and demand savings impacts from EE/DSM programs, field work to verify measure installations and savings, project reviews, building energy modeling, energy and demand savings calculations, and reporting of findings, and a variety of other tasks as needed. A key characteristic of the right candidate will be an intense desire for understanding how technologies save energy and power.

  • Impact evaluations of claimed energy and demand savings from EE and DSM programs

  • Performing technical and economic analyses; data collection; spreadsheet or calculation tool creation and management

  • Assessing a variety of energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies in residential, commercial or industrial buildings and analyzing technology trends

  • Building and technology energy simulation modeling

  • Field performance measurement and data collection of building and industrial process energy systems

  • Providing detailed fact finding, research, and analysis on energy-related activities

  • Developing technology strategies for utilities, government, and energy companies

  • Communicate results and new strategies to internal staff and clients through presentations, memos and reports

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of Science degree required for Consultant position (preferably mechanical, architectural or electrical)

  • Masters of Science in Engineering required for Senior Consultant position

  • Strong interest in energy efficiency, renewable energy, distributed generation, and advanced technologies

  • Strong technical background in building systems or industrial process technologies

  • Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills

  • Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Highly developed organizational and management skills

  • Demonstrated proficiency with spreadsheets, databases, word processing, and slide presentation software

  • Proficiency in R, SQL, and/or strong understanding of one or more programming languages is a plus

  • 1+ years of relevant work experience. Will consider 3+ years of relevant work experience in lieu of Master’s degree for Senior Consultant level. Relevant experience in the energy/utility industry a plus.

Mental/Physical Requirements:

  • Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills

  • Work as a member of a team as well as be a self-motivator with ability to work independently

  • Constantly operates a computer and other office equipment to coordinate work

  • Frequently travels by airplane, train or car as necessary to perform work at another location

  • Regularly uses close visual acuity and operates computer equipment to prepare and analyze and transmit data

  • Generally works in an office environment

The company offers competitive compensation packages including an incentive compensation plan, comprehensive medical/dental/life insurance, 401(k) and employee stock purchase plans.

Navigant does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Navigant and Navigant will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.

Navigant is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.