MPR Associates, Inc. (MPR), a thriving multi-discipline, specialty engineering services and consulting firm, is actively seeking a capable and motivated Senior Systems Engineer – DER Integration and Analysis to join our team. If you are seeking a unique, challenging, and rewarding career opportunity, MPR may be the right company for you.
Founded in 1964, MPR has a wide and growing client base in the fields of power and energy, federal services, and health and life sciences, in the United States as well as internationally. Headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, we also have offices in East Lyme, Connecticut and Burlington, Massachusetts. MPR makes challenging projects successful, delivering safe and reliable technical solutions across the entire project or product life-cycle to benefit our clients and society as a whole. We hire the best and brightest, which results in a high-performance culture built on trust and respect, making MPR an exceptional place to work.
General Job Description
The Senior Systems Engineer will provide strategic guidance and technical leadership to electric utilities, solar/energy storage project and technology developers, commercial/industrial entities, and regulatory bodies in enabling increased application of energy storage, solar and other DER technologies as alternatives to and to complement conventional generation and T&D investments. The candidate will work closely with the MPR T&D leadership team to develop market and client strategies and align MPR’s growth, skills, and tools development with future industry needs. This is a full time position based out of MPR’s Virginia office; a remote candidate will be expected to periodically travel to the Virginia office.
The Senior Systems Engineer is expected to support a broad range of services including:
The individual’s primary responsibility is client-facing management of MPR projects including understanding client business and project objectives, preparing proposals/task authorizations, identifying and securing/instructing appropriate resources, and providing direction and oversight of the project team in a manner that builds MPR and individual team member capabilities. The successful candidate will actively maintain client communications in a manner that ensures effective project delivery while building client confidence and ensuring a sustainable long-term client relationship.
Additionally, the candidate will:
Skills – Technical
Skills – Personal
As required by project assignments. Estimated level is up to 30-40%, typically not exceeding 2-3 days at a time.
MPR Associates, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, who participates in E-Verify. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, veteran’s status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other classification as required by applicable laws. MPR is a certified Virginia Values Veterans (V3) employer.