Director / Head of Transmission & Interconnection Strategy

Job title : Director / Head of Transmission & Interconnection Strategy
Location : Oakland
Job-type : Permanent
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Contact : Michael Wald
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Piper Maddox has ​been engaged on a confidential search by a growing Independent Power Producer. This organization was founded nearly 11 years ago and previously operated in the US, Germany, France, and India. The company leverages its proven track record and comprehensive in-house development, EPC management, legal and project finance services to drive solar projects to long-term operation. In 2020 they successfully raised $200MM in tax equity, developed 250+MW of Utility Scale solar with an additional 120MW backlogged, and they have an pipeline of 1.2GW in CA with their eyes set on expanding into new markets.

This company is backed by a hugely successful multinational family business that has built other extremely well known global companies. This family is very altruistic, who believe in renewables, and see this is how they will leave their legacy on the plant; by re-electrification of the US power grid and this is their platform.

This company has doubled the size of their US operating portfolio in the last two years and have added multiple MW of projects to their pipeline. They have plans to deliver multiple MW of utility-scale solar projects (50MW project minimum) in the next 2 years, and more beyond. This company is 30 employees with plans to grow to 40 people in the next year.

They are looking for a talented Director / Head of Transmission & Interconnection who will oversee all things transmission for our portfolio, including the generation interconnection process, power flow and other system studies, analysis of transmission expansion plans and strategies involving the use of long-term firm, and other transmission services and managing consultants in support of these efforts. The Transmission & Interconnection function is integral to the optimal siting of prospective projects.

This role is located in San Francisco or remote for the right person.