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Energy Engineer

Job Title: Energy Engineer
Name of Company: Siemens
Location of Job: Buffalo Grove, IL

Job Description

Position Overview
 
The Remote Energy Engineer (REE) is an integral part of development, implementation and on-going support of Performance Contracting and Energy Service offerings. The REE performs, coordinates and/or leads the development and ongoing analysis of new projects of service agreement analysis for fault detection/ diagnostic and performance assurance plans. Monitors project performance; and performs retro-commissioning and other energy services. Works with branch sales and operations in developing account strategies to grow the energy services business.
 
 
Responsibilities
 
  • Leads (Enterprise) or assists in the development of energy calculations reports, contract exhibits and provides technical proposal review.
  •  Assists in the development and implementation of measurement, fault detection/diagnostic, performance assurance plans and utility monitoring plans.
  •  Drives onboarding of new FDD clients
  •  Collaborates with Digital Service Specialist to identify and select rules to be applied for Fault Detection Analytics
  •  Develops initial tree structure for use by the Digital Svc Specialist
  •  Ensures the node layout reflects the needed reporting
  •  Assist Digital Specialist with metering setup
  •  Ensures current functionality of reporting needed prior to field implementation
  •  Navigator energy report generation
  •  Analyze and approve energy reports for customer
  •  Reviews energy data and provides analysis
  •  Recommends FIMs in alignment with the customer’s energy goals
  •  Follow building optimization plan and M&V plan
  •  Define and benchmark buildings
  •  Becomes a subject matter expert on multiple FIMs.
  •  Applies building energy simulation programs or MS Excel spreadsheet calculations to determine project energy and operational savings.
  •  Collaborates with Digital Service Specialist to review faults that may have an energy impact or system changes related to a fault that could improve operations efficiency.
  •  Performs utility bill analysis to determine applicable baseline consumption data and rates as well as identify possible utility supply side opportunities.
  •   Presentations to potential customers
  •  Leads and mentors other Remote Energy Engineers
  •  Works independently with minimal supervision
  •  Develops and effective communicates long-term energy & sustainability strategies for standalone, campus and enterprise portfolios. The plan includes operational and capital improvement recommendations.
  •  Develops a holistic energy plan, taking into consideration the relationship / interdependency of multiple building equipment / systems.
 
 

Experience Level

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience

 
  •  BS in engineering or applicable technical degree.
  •  Certification: CEM and Engineer in Training (EIT) preferred
  •  Proficient in Microsoft Office suite programs, high level of proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
  •  Familiarity with HVAC system, electrical systems, building controls, lighting, building envelope and domestic water system technologies / design. Knowledge of common HVAC and electrical building codes.
  •  Familiarity with data logging equipment and trending capability building automation systems trending functions. Familiarity with building modeling programs.
  •  Experience with building modeling programs or spreadsheet energy analyses
  •  Experience with standard ASHRAE energy calculations and IPMVP performance assurance methodologies.
  •  Knowledge or facility and maintenance operations, capital planning, maintenance budgeting and maintenance best practices
  •  Familiarity with the development of scope documentation, evaluation of subcontractor proposals, and risk identification for design/build projects
 
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
 
  •  BS in engineering or applicable technical degree.
  •  Certification: CEM and Engineer in Training (EIT) preferred
  •  Proficient in Microsoft Office suite programs, high level of proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
  •  Familiarity with HVAC system, electrical systems, building controls, lighting, building envelope and domestic water system technologies / design. Knowledge of common HVAC and electrical building codes.
  •  Familiarity with data logging equipment and trending capability building automation systems trending functions. Familiarity with building modeling programs.
  •  Experience with building modeling programs or spreadsheet energy analyses
  •  Experience with standard ASHRAE energy calculations and IPMVP performance assurance methodologies.
  •  Knowledge or facility and maintenance operations, capital planning, maintenance budgeting and maintenance best practices
  •  Familiarity with the development of scope documentation, evaluation of subcontractor proposals, and risk identification for design/build projects
 
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
 
  •  Certification: CEM and Engineer in Training (EIT) required
  •  2 – 5 years of energy management experience
  •  Effective communication skills to speak with c-level executives

Education & Certifications Required

 

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
 
  •  Certification: CEM and Engineer in Training (EIT) required
  •  2 – 5 years of energy management experience
  •  Effective communication skills to speak with c-level executives
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
 
  •  Certification: CEM and Engineer in Training (EIT) required
  •  2 – 5 years of energy management experience
  •  Effective communication skills to speak with c-level executives

Description of Employer

The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the North American market leader for safe and secure, energy-efficient and environmentally-friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, service provider, and system integrator, Building Technologies has offerings for fire protection; life safety; and security as well as building automation; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC); and energy management. Since 1995, Siemens has helped to modernize nearly 7,000 buildings worldwide, including important American landmarks such as World Trade Center Memorial, Times Square Building, Carnegie Hall, Walt Disney World and the Mount Vernon Estate.


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Travel Required

10%

Other Instructions

https://jobs.siemens-info.com/jobs/224278?lang=en-us&previousLocale=en-US

Kelly Saylor

kelly.saylor@siemens.com

 

Contact

Kelly Saylor
815.306.4315
kelly.saylor@siemens.com

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