Power Consultant Project Manager -Transaction Services
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: May 16, 2022
DescriptionJob Description:The energy industry is transforming.
Older, inefficient power generation and transmission systems are
being upgraded and replaced with modern, environmentally friendly
alternatives. These changes aren't just driven by a desire to
improve the health of our planet - they also make good business
sense for the utilities, developers, and investors that are driving
those transformations.As a Project Manager within Leidos' Energy &
Infrastructure Consulting Practice, you will play an important part
in those transactions, giving you an opportunity to contribute, in
a meaningful way, to making our world a better place.You'll be an
integral part of an exceptional team of power industry experts,
providing consulting services and work products that our clients
view as critical inputs to their business decisions. Project
Managers must regularly work with project developers, utilities,
equipment manufacturers, engineering firms, investors, bankers, and
legal and financial advisors, among others. We evaluate a wide
variety of technologies, from wind turbines and solar panels to
battery storage systems, fuel cells, and advanced fuel conversion
technologies.The interactions on each engagement provide
opportunities to grow and diversify your strengths as a consultant.
When leading multiple engagements (as will often be the case),
every day will bring a new and interesting challenge to tackle, and
you'll have the privilege of working with some of the smartest and
most dedicated consultants in the industry, finding solutions that
drive projects forward.You'll find that growth opportunities at
Leidos abound. We are a small, 100-person division with a flat
organizational structure, and you'll be making an impact on Day 1.
As you expand your capabilities and expertise, you'll take on
larger, more challenging projects, and will develop and sustain
relationships with clients and top industry experts. There are
opportunities within the division to grow into line management
roles or into technical excellence leadership positions.In this
role, the qualified individual will be expected to:
- Determine, monitor, and review all project economics including
costs, operational budgets, staffing requirements, sub-contractors,
resources, and risk.
- Plan, schedule, monitor, and report on activities related to
- Lead the project teams based on client requirements and
- Facilitate status review meetings among project team members
- Work with senior management on project proposals, bids,
contracts, estimates, and schedules.
- Manage project requirements, scope, and change issues.
- Coach and counsel members of cross-functional teams to
accomplish project goals, to meet established schedules, and
resolve technical or operational issues.This role reports directly
to the Managing Director of the Power Transaction Services
Section.Work location: This REMOTE position will consider
candidates residing anywhere in U.S., especially in Denver, CO or
Framingham, MA (just outside of Boston).If you like a challenge,
seek opportunities to grow and learn, and want to be a critical
part of a team that consists of industry's finest consultants and
thought leaders, keep reading!WHAT WE DO
We provide expertise, guidance, and consultation to our clients,
and our work is centered on (although not exclusively devoted to)
supporting financial transactions- the development, financing,
acquisition and sale of generation (and non-generation) hard
assets. We identify technical and commercial risks and help our
clients to find and/or evaluate solutions to their challenges.
Because we are exposed to numerous unique projects over short
periods of time, we (i) are diversified in technologies and
commercial approaches to project execution; (ii) contribute to and
learn how problems are solved by industry leaders and how those
solutions drive financial viability; and (iii) benefit from this
knowledge as a team and as individuals, resulting in a professional
experience that evolves, is dynamic, and is well-rounded.What you
will bring to the table:
- B.S. or M.S. degree in Engineering or related discipline from
an accredited university, with relevant power industry experience
in consulting, independent engineering, or project development and
- 12+ years of experience in a broad range of independent
engineering assignments, and/or related business functions
including: consulting for lenders, funds, utilities, and
- Experience in the evaluation of electric power generation
facilities, including renewable (solar, wind), hydroelectric,
energy storage, thermal (combustion turbine, solid-fuel), and/or
other power generation technologies.
- Exceptional written and oral communication skills.
- Experience with evaluation of commercial risks in construction,
procurement, operating and services contracts.
- Ability to travel up to 20% of the time.
It would be nice if you had:
- Professional Engineer (PE) certification.
- Bilingual (Spanish)
- Proficiency in technical writingLeidos is a trusted and
technology-focused solutions provider. At Leidos, we take care of
our employees. We seek the best and the brightest, and in return,
we invest in you, with an eye on your future, through career
advancement, growth opportunities and continuous improvement via
mentoring, formal and informal project management training and
assistance with obtaining pertinent certifications. We challenge
you to help solve problems associated with successful project
implementation, and reward you with a welcoming culture that
recognizes the importance of a strong work/life balance, as well as
competitive compensation and benefits. We believe that diversity
and inclusion make us all better and offer the chance to have fun
and make a difference.Pay Range:Pay Range $101,400.00 - $156,000.00
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