Energy Engineer - Building Automation Service - Bellevue WA
Business Unit: Field Operations
Requisition Number: 218277
Primary Location: United States-Washington-Bellevue
Other Locations: United States-Washington-Spokane, United States-Washington-Seattle, United States-Washington-Renton, United States-Washington-Tacoma
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 20%
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.
The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the world market leader for safe, energy efficient and environmentally friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, consultant, service provider, system integrator and product supplier, Building Technologies offers fire protection, security, building automation, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and energy management products and services.
For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/building-technologies.htm
Participate in pre-sale activities and work closely with sales and business development managers to identify and qualify customer opportunities. This will require involvement and understanding of the sales funnel and key criteria to qualify customer opportunities. This also requires at times, participation either jointly with sales or alone, in client meetings and presentations. Therefore, strong verbal and written communication skills as well as public speaking skills are desired. Also important is the ability to convey complex engineering concepts to a variety of audiences.
Perform industry-standard energy calculation techniques such as weather-based BIN calculations and energy simulation modeling programs. The Energy Engineer is responsible for performing all necessary energy and design calculations needed to adequately propose facility improvement measure (FIM) recommendations. This may at times include reading and writing equipment sequences of operations, as well as analyzing drawings and specification to determine facility operational characteristics.
Perform industry-standard (ASHRAE or equivalent) energy auditing procedures. This will require working independently to develop action plans prior to executing energy audits, properly organizing information gathered, and identification of FIM recommendations. Additionally the Energy Engineer may be required to assist with existing or new building system commissioning. Understanding of industry standard commissioning procedures or techniques is preferred.
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Controls Engineering.
Required travel: 20%
2+ years of experience in Energy Efficiency required.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.
Ability to work in the U.S. without a need for current or future sponsorship.
Must be at least 21 years old to participate in required Siemens vehicle plan and have a valid driver's license in good standing.
Certified Energy Manager (CEM) certification and/or state certification as an Engineer in Training (EIT) required.
- Four or more years of experience in energy efficiency.
- Professional Engineering Certification for State of Washington preferred.
- Understanding of Washington State and City of Seattle Utility Incentive programs.
- Two or more years Mechanical HVAC design experience.
- Familiarity with Washington State Energy Codes and/or ASHRAE 90.1.
- Familiarity with MS Excel and VBA programming basics.
- Experience with controls fundamentals.