Head of Energy Storage

Purchase, NY

Onsite  -  NON IT - Engineering  -  Direct Placement  -  Job ID: 24-01351

Title: Head of Energy Storage
Location: Purchase, NY
Duration: Direct Hire
Compensation: 265k-300k
Work Requirements: US Citizen, GC Holders or Authorized to Work in the U.S

Our client is seeking an experienced Head of Energy Storage to join their team and help build an effective, scalable procurement infrastructure by managing construction-related subcontract and services engagements from procurement through project execution.


  • Lead a team focused on energy storage projects (both standalone and PV Coupled)
  • Develop an energy storage pipeline to complement the company's PV pipeline
  • Lead the develop and design of standalone storage projects in NY and potentially other states
  • Collaborate with development and EPC teams on development and design of PV coupled energy storage projects in CA, NY, MA, PR, and other states where economics of energy storage is or will soon be viable
  • Manage relationships with and negotiate contracts with BESS equipment, EPC's, and EMS suppliers
  • Collaborate with the finance team and business leaders to model costs and revenues of energy storage systems


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Mechanical, Chemical, or Electrical Engineering.
  • 10+ years of Renewable energy industry experience
  • 5+ years experience implementing PV coupled and standalone storage, both FTM and BTM, in NY, California, MA, and PR
  • In depth knowledge of Li-ion based energy storage systems and associated components including EMS, BMS, PCS, thermal management systems, and battery cell technology.
  • In depth knowledge of NEC, IEC, UL, and NFPA codes and standards applicable to energy storage
  • In depth knowledge of state programs (i.e NYSERDA, CSGT/GTSR, etc), local utility and NFPA requirements for energy storage systems. Experience with PREPA ATR a plus.
  • Knowledge of energy storage incentive programs (current and proposed) in the U.S.
  • Experience negotiating energy storage supply, EPC, and EMS contracts
  • Experience working on multiple high-value projects while prioritizing effectively, managing competing expectations, and meeting deadlines
  • Impeccable attention to detail and delivery of high-quality work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong sense of ownership and accountability
  • Familiarity with SalesForce, Procore, and GSuite,
  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 20% of the time
  • Valid driver's license and car insurance that meets or exceeds the minimum requirements of the State where you reside
  • Ability and willingness to pass background checks

Benefits offered:

  • Excellent benefits (company-paid and voluntary): Health / Dental / Vision / Life / AD&D / STD / LTD / AFLAC / Pet / Legal / Commuter / 401(k) with Company Match / Paid Time Off and more!
  • Opportunity to play a significant role in transforming the energy industry
  • Growth, development, learning, and advancement opportunities
  • A highly flexible environment where your voice, thoughts, and ideas will be heard

About INSPYR Solutions:
Technology is our focus and quality is our commitment. As a national expert in delivering flexible technology and talent solutions, we strategically align industry and technical expertise with our clients' business objectives and cultural needs. Our solutions are tailored to each client and include a wide variety of professional services, project, and talent solutions. By always striving for excellence and focusing on the human aspect of our business, we work seamlessly with our talent and clients to match the right solutions to the right opportunities. Learn more about us at inspyrsolutions.com.

INSPYR Solutions provides Equal Employment Opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, INSPYR complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.



Purchase, NY