US Solar is seeking a Project Developer in Illinois. A Project Developer will be responsible for site acquisition, permitting, interconnection, and other development activities for DG solar projects. This employee will understand the market(s) they work in, strategize, and execute the development strategy. The Project Developer will have the support of a small, close-knit development team but will also work directly with upper management and have a high degree of autonomy.
US Solar seeks candidates who are flexible, motivated, and responsible, and who would like to be part of a hard-working, good-humored team that is passionate about solar.
US Solar is a developer, owner, operator, and financier of solar and solar + storage projects, with a focus on emerging state markets, community solar programs, distributed generation and small-scale utility projects nationwide. US Solar is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We believe diverse teams and diverse perspectives lead to better outcomes and breakthrough thinking, which are differentiators in any business and fundamental to our long-term success.
US Solar is seeking a Project Finance Senior Associate who will support and drive the financings of a pipeline of community solar and small-scale utility solar projects. The finance group is responsible for interfacing with external tax equity and debt investors active in solar and storage financing. The position will support in these activities, including, but not limited to, investor outreach materials, detailed financial analysis of financing options, and negotiating/managing transaction closings with investors. The position also requires the individual to work collaboratively with our internal project development and operations teams in our Minneapolis office. This position includes state policy/program analysis of new markets and the financial analysis as well. This is a great opportunity for a highly-driven individual to enter a high-growth solar company with an entrepreneurial work environment. This position will interact with virtually all aspects of the business and wil
This position reports directly to the director of regulatory and legislative affairs and will support US Solar’s participation and tracking of various state and federal regulatory dockets and stakeholder processes. Significant time will be spent writing regulatory comments and motions. The position will also be responsible for review and analysis of state and federal legislation, program rules, and utility contracts, tariffs, and RFPs. Position is ideal for a JD or masters degree graduate with a strong interest in energy policy and regulatory engagement. Strong writing skills are required, along with the ability to effectively represent US Solar in regulatory workshops and stakeholder groups regarding technical topics such as utility interconnection, rates, and program design.