Vice President, Solar Construction

about 1 year ago
Full time role
Boston, MA, US... more
Boston, MA, US... more

Job Description

Do you want to be part of the solar revolution that is transforming the energy landscape? Do you have a passion for making our environment better for this generation and the ones that follow? Does working for a fast paced, growing company that is leading the way into new markets sound exciting to you? Come join us as we take on new challenges and help build a better tomorrow. Our mission is clear: to reshape the energy landscape, delivering value to our clients and partners while benefiting our communities and society at large. Let’s make a difference together. Join our team! 


We are seeking a VP, Solar Construction tasked with establishing and implementing the strategic vision for the future of Distributed Generation (DG) and Utility Scale (US) solar and storage construction for the organization.  This will be accomplished through technical expertise, innovative ideas, collaboration with internal stakeholders and establishing personal relationships with the key regulatory agencies and contractors in our current and future markets.  In addition to setting the strategic pace, this position will manage a construction team headed by a Director of Construction in each Region to drive project level execution for solar and storage nationwide.  A balance of soft skills, technical acumen, and an innovative thinker will be empowered to lead the team to be solar and storage construction leader in our industry. 


  • Sets strategic goals for a 73-person construction team that are nested in and support the Company’s national strategy and deliver organizational PTO, revenue, and margin goals.
  • Build a team that uses the principals of delivering results, innovation, and agility to drive the best in class mindset that we strive to achieve.
  • Collaborate with Policy, Legal, Development, Grid Integration, CED Operations, Engineering, and Supply Chain teams, among other groups to facilitate solar and storage construction nationwide.
  • Provide guidance, direction, mentorship and support to the Construction team to efficiently and cost effectively build quality commercial solar and storage projects within value engineered specifications and the labor requirements of the IRA Bill.
  • Responsible for all construction risk management including contract negotiations, budget reconciliation, and comp and non-comp budget preparation.
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with contractors, government officials, and other internal and external stakeholders.
  • Set the safety example by working with the Director, EH&S to facilitate a safe working environment on all jobsites and office locations where the Construction team operates.
  • Provide senior management and C-level executives accurate and timely construction updates on a regular basis.


  • 7+ years of renewable energy construction and interconnection experience
  • 5+ years cross-functional project leadership
  • At least 10 years of work experience
  • DG and Utility Scale operational experience, preferred

If you don’t meet 100% of the above qualifications, but see yourself contributing, please submit an application.  We encourage people from minority or marginalized groups to apply.

At Nexamp, our mission is building the future of energy, so it is clean, simple, and accessible for all. We believe a diverse team brings different perspectives and experiences, thus benefiting our work. We are committed to providing a work environment free from discrimination. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. By encouraging a culture where ideas and decisions come from all people, we believe it will help us grow, innovate, and be a part of environmental and social change.


Not only will you get to work with a group of innovative, dedicated, and motivated peers, you will also have access to all the benefits that Nexamp offers! This includes: our competitive compensation package; a 401(k) employer-match; health, dental, & vision insurance starting day one; Flexible Paid Time Off and Holiday PTO; Commuter Benefits, Cell Phone Reimbursement; as well as a hybrid work environment, headquartered in Boston, MA with a fun, collaborative, downtown office! We provide healthy snacks, coffee, yoga sessions, volunteer opportunities, company outings, and more!


Building the future of energy so it is clean, simple and accessible.

Nexamp is building the energy infrastructure of tomorrow and reinventing the way people interact with the electricity that powers their lives. By deploying a distributed network of locally sourced clean energy, we seek to reduce the negative effects of climate change. Our team’s diverse experience drives innovation from the ground up and with a singular passion: to deliver an accessible and sustainable energy future for all.

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