Building Performance Engineer

C&W Services Mountain View , CA 94035

Posted 5 months ago

Job Title

Building Performance Engineer

Job Description Summary

The Building Performance Engineer role is to provide support for commissioning and investigative activities . This role will ensure comfort tickets are addressed in a timely fashion, lead commissioning projects and support the smart buildings commissioning program.

Job Description

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

Responsible for one or more of the following:

  • Coordinate and manage testing, tuning and handover of newly constructed building systems

  • Ensure operational and technical functionality of building systems and infrastructure

  • Execute retro-commissioning (RCx) studies of buildings and systems: both data-based and onsite inspection / verification testing

  • Analyze data from building systems to identify and prioritize optimization opportunities

  • Work with energy management team to develop ROI calculations, secure budgets and manage projects resulting from RCx activities

  • Contribute to the implementation and/or ongoing management of fault detection & diagnostics (FDD) application(s)

  • Serve as a subject matter expert for high performance building design, commissioning and operations

  • Prompt actions and responses to comfort user tickets related to hot and cold calls

  • Develop investigative reports and possible solutions for user tickets

  • Reverse engineer existing HVAC systems to solve complex user/equipment comfort concerns in people and lab spaces. Propose solutions using setpoint configuration changes or small projects to improve the system

JOB REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS

Education:.

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Architectural Engineering (or similar technical degree with directly applicable experience in building systems)

Previous Experience:

  • At least 5 years of experience in building systems (ideally HVAC/mechanical and/or controls) design, commissioning, retro-commissioning, optimization and/or analysis

  • Strong knowledge of large commercial HVAC systems, how their components work and interact, and how they are automated, controlled, monitored and measured

  • Ability to use building data to identify performance improvement opportunities down to the root cause, develop specific action plans and/or projects, manage those projects and verify results

  • Experience, to a level of comfort, with time series data and common tools to work with data, i.e. some combination of spreadsheets (Google Sheets or Excel)

Targeted Competencies

  • Must be diligent with data quality and speed for project deliveries.

  • Ability to create client-ready slides, reports and visualizations

  • Requires good communication skills, both verbal and written.

  • Must possess a high level of accuracy and neatness.

Cushman & Wakefield provides equal employment opportunity. Discrimination of any type will not be tolerated. Cushman & Wakefield is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law.


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