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Power, Utilities & Renewables Distributed Energy Resources Senior Consultant



Multiple locations
Posted on Monday, July 8, 2024

Position Summary

What we do

Operations and Technology Transformation delivers market leading expertise and industry depth by harnessing deep sector knowledge, scaling the power of hybrid services and products, and unlocking the power of Process Bionics to deliver sustainable and impactful solutions to our clients. We advise, design, implement, and deploy innovative and technology enabled solutions focused on “heart of the business” issues in specific sectors including Health Care & Life Sciences, Digital Banking & Payments, Investment & Wealth Management, Insurance, Telecom, Media and Energy & Resources.

Our OTT team applies deep sector knowledge and technical business operations consulting experience to take a more strategic view of our clients’ priorities, helping them to prepare for growth, embrace digital agenda, optimize costs, and maximize operational efficiency.

Who we serve

Deloitte’s Power, Utilities & Renewables practice is at the forefront of top trends and issues facing the ever-evolving power, utilities and renewable energy landscape.Building on more than 175 years of service, our US Power, Utilities & Renewables practice helps clients with some of their most complex challenges as they look to accelerate digital transformation, ignite technological innovation, and navigate more sustainable solutions for energy generation.

Recruiting for this role ends on September 1, 2024.

Work You’ll Do

As a Senior Consultant, you will help lead and deliver small engagements, or components of large, complex engagements for Power, Utilities & Renewables clients as you work on engagements in a team-based environment, partnering directly with clients, fellow Operations and Technology Transformation professionals, and Deloitte consultants from complementary disciplines. In this role, you will help lead workstreams within the context of a larger engagement and support the overall success of projects through a variety of responsibilities, including:

  • Managing aspects ofdeliverables for Advanced Distribution Infrastructure programs and/or DERMS/DER systems implementation and integration projects including architectural specifications, use case development, requirements gathering, design specification, test plans, test cases and project financials.
  • Overseeingthe quality of deliverables, effectively leading and mentoring junior team members and managing client counterpart relationships.
  • Participating in functional and technical workshops, contributing to the development of functional requirements and collaborating with teams and vendors to help clients transform and converge legacy processes.
  • Partnering with clients as a trusted advisor to bring DERMS and DER industry domain expertise to a variety of projects.
  • Participatingin the development and presentation of proposals for business development activities.
  • Providing guidance and mentorship to junior professionals as they manage large, confidential and complex data sets.
  • Communicating complex ideas effectively, both verbally and in writing, with senior client stakeholders, project sponsors and client teams through tools like Microsoft PowerPoint and Microsoft Word.
  • Leveraging strong problem solving, critical thinking and trouble shooting skills and demonstrating an ability to exercise mature judgement.
  • Collaborating and sharing knowledge and insights across broader cross-functional teams and contributing to development of collateral.
  • Exhibiting an aptitude for process improvement, with an ability to identify opportunities to improve the delivery process, reduce/troubleshoot issues, and improve client satisfaction throughout the project lifecycle.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 4+ years’ experienceworking with Utilities clients or experience working within the Utilities sector
  • 4+ years’ experienceimplementing DER/DERMS solutions or utility smart grid implementation or utility distribution/capacity planning
  • 2+ years of functional and technical solution implementation experience
  • Experience with power distribution systems and networks and/or experience working with electric distribution network model
  • Knowledge of utility standards such as IEEE 1547, CIM 61968 / 61970, OpenADR, SEP2.0, IEEE 2030.5, etc.
  • Experience with Software Implementation Delivery Methodology like Waterfall or Agile
  • Experience leading teams of 3 or more direct reports
  • Proficiency with Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Project, Visio and PowerBI
  • Ability to travel 50%, on average, based on the work you do and the clients and industries/sectors you serve
  • Limited immigration sponsorship may be available .

Preferred Skills

  • Advanced Degree
  • Technology and application knowledge of energy storage, solar, electric vehicle charging and other distributed energy resources (DER)
  • Experience with utility real-time solutions such as DERMS, ADMS, OMS, DMS, D-SCADA, GIS or EMS
  • Experience with utility network model and engineering analysis
  • Consulting experience
  • Experience with cloud technologies such as AWS, Azure, GCP and/or microservice architectures

The wage range for this role takes into account the wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions including but not limited to skill sets; experience and training; licensure and certifications; and other business and organizational needs. The disclosed range estimate has not been adjusted for the applicable geographic differential associated with the location at which the position may be filled. At Deloitte, it is not typical for an individual to be hired at or near the top of the range for their role and compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range is $137,700 to $229,500.

You may also be eligible to participate in a discretionary annual incentive program, subject to the rules governing the program, whereby an award, if any, depends on various factors, including, without limitation, individual and organizational performance.

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