Senior Passive House/Building Systems Engineer/Consultant


Steven Winter Associates, Inc.


New York, NY

Steven Winter Associates, Inc. (SWA) is seeking a motivated, organized, and dedicated Engineer/Consultant to learn, grow, and thrive with us. The ideal candidate should be passionate, experienced, and knowledgeable about high-performance buildings, in particular Passive House. Certified professionals in International or US standards are welcome to apply. The ideal candidate will have a desire to work directly with clients as well as perform modeling and conduct field inspections.

SWA offices are not open due to COVID-19. This position will require site visits but will otherwise be work from home positions, initially.

Primary Responsibilities

The role requires a self-starter able to work independently in an office environment. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Apply energy efficiency and building science principles to identify and support pragmatic solutions that improve the built environment. Interact with building owners, developers, architects, engineers, and contractors.
  • Lead the development of new utility and contractor partnerships and new business models in collaboration with senior management.
  • Make innovative technical contributions as a member of industry consortiums in order to enhance SWA’s brand and industry impact.
  • Review and make recommendations on HVAC design and building plans.
  • Serve as a technical resource within SWA and support internal training and staff development.
  • Perform open-ended data analysis.
  • Write and issue technical and non-technical reports.
  • Review and perform building diagnostic tests.

Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary functions.

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