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Associate, Utility-scale Development, South Region



23d ago

  • Job
    Mid Level
  • Sustainability
  • Austin

AI generated summary

  • You need a bachelor's degree and experience in power sector project development. Must be organized, detail-oriented, have strong problem-solving skills, and able to manage multiple projects.
  • You will support utility-scale renewable energy project development, including due diligence, permitting, interconnection, budgeting, and project optimization. Collaboration with commercial and technical teams essential.


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, business/economics, or relevant fields. Advanced degree is a plus
  • Experience in project development or adjacent areas within the power sector is an advantage (e.g. market analysis, transmission & interconnection, PPA marketing, electrical engineering, environmental analysis, M&A…)
  • Structured and organized, able to manage multiple projects at the same time
  • Strong problem-solving abilities, interpersonal skills, attention to detail and work ethic


  • Support the greenfielding and development of utility-scale Solar, Wind and Energy Storage projects; including site due diligence, securing land control agreements, environmental and permitting, interconnection, engineering & pre-construction, energy yield, tax abatements, power marketing, and tax equity financing
  • As required, assist more experienced developers working on specific project workstreams
  • Understand the key drivers for project’s financial attractiveness and identify best locations in collaboration with RWE’s commercial and technical teams
  • Support the creation and maintenance of project budgets and schedules
  • Support project competitiveness optimization, via technical, commercial and financial levers
  • Support the due diligence of project acquisitions, in collaboration with RWE’s M&A team
  • Support the preparation of management presentation as well as internal approval processes


What are the main responsibilities of an Associate, Utility-scale Developer at RWE Clean Energy?

The main responsibilities include supporting the greenfielding and development of utility-scale Solar, Wind, and Energy Storage projects, assisting more experienced developers on project workstreams, understanding key project financial drivers, supporting project budgeting and scheduling, optimizing project competitiveness, and assisting in project acquisitions due diligence.

What qualifications are required for the Associate, Utility-scale Developer position at RWE Clean Energy?

Qualifications include a Bachelor's degree in engineering, business/economics, or relevant fields (advanced degree a plus), experience in project development or related areas within the power sector, ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, strong problem-solving skills, interpersonal skills, attention to detail, and strong work ethic.

What benefits are offered to employees in the Associate, Utility-scale Developer position at RWE Clean Energy?

Benefits offered include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, employee assistance program, education assistance, parental leave, paid time off, holidays, and short-term incentives, in addition to salary.

Our energy for a sustainable life.


Mission & Purpose

RWE is leading the way to a green energy world. With an extensive investment and growth strategy, the company will expand its powerful, green generation capacity to 50 gigawatts internationally by 2030. RWE is investing €50 billion gross for this purpose in this decade. The portfolio is based on offshore and onshore wind, solar, hydrogen, batteries, biomass and gas. RWE Supply & Trading provides tailored energy solutions for large customers. RWE has locations in the attractive markets of Europe, North America and the Asia-Pacific region. The company is responsibly phasing out nuclear energy and coal. Government-mandated phaseout roadmaps have been defined for both of these energy sources. RWE employs around 19,000 people worldwide and has a clear target: to get to net zero by 2040. On its way there, the company has set itself ambitious targets for all activities that cause greenhouse gas emissions. The Science Based Targets initiative has confirmed that these emission reduction targets are in line with the Paris Agreement. Very much in the spirit of the company’s purpose: Our energy for a sustainable life.