Building Performance Analyst

September 22, 2022

Position Title: Building Performance Analyst

General Summary 

The Building Performance Analyst reports directly to the Associate Director of Energy – Decarbonization and supports SIG’s Engineering Department. Plans, leads and manages a variety of energy modeling projects and related assignments. Knowledge of ASHRAE Standards 90.1 and 62.1, LEED BD+C, ID+C required. The ideal candidate will have experience energy modeling projects in IESVE and should demonstrate the ability to work independently in a deadline focused environment. 

Essential Job Functions 

  • Manage multiple Energy Modeling projects (primarily for LEED) but assignments may also include to a lesser degree, LCAs, Daylight models, Energy Audits, ENERGY STAR, LEED EB and other related studies.
  • Develop Energy Models and related studies for a variety of project types including LEED, ZNE, electrification and other decarbonization projects.
  • Build geometries, load profiles and HVAC systems in IES VE.
  • Develop LEED documentation, reports and presentations for energy modeling projects.
  • Lead project meetings and create a forum for collaboration between project team members.
  • Become familiar with SIG’s core technical services and gain on-site experience with team members.
  • Maintain project schedules and budgets for multiple projects on different timelines.
  • Contribute fresh ideas for better efficiency and to streamline processes.
  • Participate in continuing education to maintain and grow your professional credentials.
  • Participate in ASHRAE/AEE or other industry association’s steering opportunities.
  • Research and provide content to SIG University’s peer education Lunch & Learn sessions.
  • Contribute opinions to company growth strategy, marketing, and business development.
  • Project travel expected (5-10%) nationwide
  • Track short and long-term personal and professional goals throughout the year.
  • Provide training to members of the team as well as clients, vendors, and contractors.
  • Be apprised of status of projects, including issues – provide advice, best practices, tips to discussing situations with clients, and more.
  • Provide and request feedback (positive and constructive) to team members in a timely manner on their work.
  • Complete Oracle OpenAir timesheets, 15Five reports and expense reports weekly in a timely manner.
  • Track short and long-term personal and professional goals throughout the year.
  • Participate in in-person company events for workshops, team building, etc.
  • Report directly to the Associate Director of Energy – Decarbonization.

What We’re Looking For 

  • 3+ years of experience Energy Modeling
  • Experience developing models for LEED projects required
  • Experience developing energy models in IESVE required
  • Mechanical Engineering degree or related area of study preferred.
  • Someone who has a passion for green buildings and sustainability and decarbonization; independently driven to learn new systems and skills to improve the built environment.
  • Someone who has some familiarity with LEED rating systems.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, detail-oriented, self-guided with the ability to deliver results in a timely fashion.
  • Excellent communications skills; both oral and written.
  • Team player, who is interested and willing to support the growth and health of SIG’s Decarbonization Dept and broader Engineering Dept.

About SIG 

Sustainable Investment Group (SIG) is a full-service green building consulting firm that provides proven LEED and related technical services (i.e. Energy Modeling, Energy Star Benchmarking, Energy Audits, Commissioning/Retro-Commissioning). Our clients and projects are throughout the United States. Every team member has earned their LEED accredited professional credentials and our team has a tremendous amount of LEED project experience (new and existing buildings) as well as green retrofits as part of corporate sustainability goals. Our collective team brings design, construction, real estate, and LEED project management experience to each project. 

SIG is a successful & growing company that earns repeat business through great work, honesty, and credibility. As part of our team, we encourage forward-thinking teamwork while delivering results. Part of our company provides industry-leading training, and we help transform the green building movement through a combination of recognized consulting and LEED training. We have worked on over 500 LEED and 3000 Energy Star projects totaling over 1 billion sq ft. SIG is based in Atlanta, GA and has offices in San Francisco, Austin, Minneapolis, and New York. 

Location 

  Remote within the U.S. 

Please send resumes to Dallas Terry dallast@sigearth.com