Senior Energy Engineer- Western Region (Remote)

in San Diego, CA

Senior Energy Engineer- Western Region (Remote) Job

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    San Diego, CA 92127-1874, US

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Job Description BAE Systems Electronic Systems (ES) is seeking an energy engineer to join our business sustainability team supporting the Western Region properties. This technical position will report to the Business Sustainability Manager.

This position will be Hybrid with the selected candidate needing to reside in the Western region within close proximity to one of our primary locationsThe Western region consist of 19 properties encompassing 1.9M square feet of space. The primary locations include Austin, TX, San Diego, CA, Fort Wayne, IN & Cedar Rapids, IA.
The successful candidate will play a key supporting role in the company’s new Net Zero by 2030 goal. The candidate will report into the Business Sustainability department which focuses on resource use reductions, lowering utility costs, enhancing environmental performance and embracing new technologies in the operation of the ES sectors national portfolio of buildings. The Business Sustainability department is committed to enhancing the bottom line & reducing our environmental footprint by effectively managing energy, water and waste through design and operation of our facilities. The candidate can expect regular interactions with other members of the Business Sustainability team, consisting of both energy and sustainability engineers & service related interaction with many members of the Facilities organization and leadership team (regional directors) as well as other functions to include Operations, Engineering, Safety, Health & Environment, Finance, & members of the ES Leadership team (ESLT), to insure their needs are met. In addition, the candidate will interact with external parties such as engineering and architectural firms, local municipalities, government organizations, non for profit organizations and other sustainability and facilities related groups.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Identification & implementation support of energy efficiency measures & greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction projects in commercial buildings
  • Calculation of project benefit to include energy savings, GHG impact, cost savings, simple payback period and return on investment
  • Identification and capturing of incentives associated with energy efficiency activities
  • Utilities management & procurement
  • Development of total cost of ownership/ lifecycle cost & GHG models for commercial equipment purchases
  • Energy use assessments
  • Facility energy use/ GHG impact comparisons & modeling
  • Development & maintenance of Net Zero decarbonizaiton roadmaps

Required Education, Experience, & Skills Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Energy Management, Energy Engineering, Facilities Management, Environmental technology or Sustainability studies and 3-5 years work experience in the areas of commercial energy management, energy efficiency, energy auditing, building infrastructure & systems, renewable energy systems & greenhouse gas accounting. In addition, strong interpersonal skills involving interfacing with both internal and external parties, reporting & documentation and proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point will be required.Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills

  • Certifications to include Certified Energy Manager, Certified Energy Auditor, Certified Green Building Engineer, LEED etc.
    Utilities Management
  • Energy Efficiency measures and technologies
  • GHG reduction strategies
  • Emissions forecasting & modeling
  • Decarbonization planning
  • Renewable energy systems
  • Sustainability reporting
    Smart building technologies
    Building automation systems
    Building rating systems (LEED etc.)

  • US Citizenship Required. Must be able to obtain a security clearance.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems’ game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere – from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact – for our customers and the communities we serve. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We’re laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.

Additional Information

Who We Are

You're used to protecting what matters most.

Throughout your career in the military, you've been dedicated to improving security, defending freedom and making the world a safer place. Now you can continue that commitment through cyber operations, intelligence analysis, and building combat vehicles and electronic systems. We’re proud to provide solutions and services that advance the strength and security of America and our allies – and we’re honored to offer an environment where veterans and reservists can continue doing mission-centered work. In all that we do, we are guided by our company values – trusted, innovative and bold – understanding that it’s not just what we do, but how we do it that underpins our success.
+ The Organization

Our team has the privilege and the responsibility of knowing that the work we do really matters. Our work is vital to the armed forces personnel and major corporations who rely on us to protect, equip and support them where it counts; to the security and prosperity of the nations we serve; to our skilled and talented people; to the local communities where we are based; and to the wider community who invest in, supply and engage with us. At BAE Systems, everyone can make a difference.

+ The Culture

We believe that a diverse workforce inspires creativity and drives innovation. We respect and value the huge variety of skills, abilities and perspectives that our people bring to our business. We celebrate our differences and aim to recruit and develop talent from all backgrounds, championing the strength that a truly inclusive and collaborative workplace gives to our company culture and performance.

+ The Work

Enjoy a flexible environment that values your work-life balance and helps you perform at your best.

+ The Opportunity

On the job training, leadership programs, collaboration with leading experts – excellence is built into your career development whether you are just starting out as an apprentice or are an experienced professional.

+ The People

We’re united by trust, camaraderie and a shared ambition to lead the world in our field. It helps that we’re nice people too.

+ The Reward

See your contribution, making real change as breakthrough technology and intelligence solutions reshape the landscape for our customers.

What We Offer

+ Warrior Integration Program (Est. 2008)

This program was created to assist in the employment, transition, education, and development of wounded warriors. Through mentoring, partnership, education, and leadership, we vow to serve our veterans in the same manner they served our country. WIP provides mission-centered work that gives wounded warriors the opportunity to contribute, providing a path for career progression.

+ Camo to Corporate (Est. 2013)

Camo to Corporate underpins all of our military recruiting and veteran efforts. We participate in annual career workshops and partner with VA employment reps to identify opportunities for vets at BAE Systems. We’re also proud members of Joining Forces, the Veteran Jobs Mission and Hiring our Heroes - initiatives focused on helping vets and their spouses find meaningful careers.

Perks & Benefits

  • Veterans Support Network
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    The mission of the Veterans Support Network is to help connect former service members, active duty members, reservists and those who are supportive of the Armed Services.

  • Health & Wellness
    Health & Wellness +-

    We offer medical plans that take great care of you and your family’s health and well-being. These include medical plans, prescription drugs, dental and vision, along with incentive programs and health saving and spending accounts.

  • Time Away From Work
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    Paid Time Off (PTO) provides you with paid time away from work that you can use for vacation, personal time, personal illness, or to care for dependents. You can accumulate up to a maximum of 400 PTO hours.

  • Military Leave
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    Full-time and part-time employees who serve in the military reserves are eligible to take paid and unpaid leaves of absence to perform military duty.

  • Employee Assistance Program
    Employee Assistance Program +-

    The EAP offers confidential support to manage personal issues, such as stress, family issues, and substance abuse.

  • Employee Discount Programs
    Employee Discount Programs +-

    BAE Systems partners with Beneplace to offer exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services.

  • Tuition Reimbursement
    Tuition Reimbursement +-

    Lifelong employee learning is critical to both your personal growth and that of BAE Systems as a trusted, innovative, and bold organization. That’s why we offer a tuition reimbursement program, so you can pursue advanced education to help further your career.

  • Adoption Assistance
    Adoption Assistance +-

    You can be reimbursed up to $4,000 for qualified adoption expenses through the Adoption Assistance program.

  • Financial Wellness
    Financial Wellness +-

    Plan for today, save for tomorrow. Our programs support your goals at every stage of life. These programs include 401(k) savings plans, life and accident insurance, disability coverage, home, auto, and pet insurance and legal planning.

Our Partners

G.I Jobs Hiring Our Heroes Veterans Job Mission Joining Forces Soldier for Life American Association of People with Disabilities

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