Analyst, NY Solar Development

About us

BlueWave's mission is to protect our planet by transforming access to renewable energy. As a pioneering renewable energy company that develops and owns solar and battery storage projects, BlueWave has a long track record of success and is developing several gigawatts of solar and battery storage projects throughout the United States to ensure our grid is reliable and efficient in a clean energy future. BlueWave is proud to be a certified B Corp, recognized by B Labs as "Best in the World" in Governance.

About the role
BlueWave has an immediate opening for an  Analyst on our New York State Solar Development Team.  The successful candidate will be reporting to the Managing Director of Solar Development and will be responsible for supporting the Project Development Team on selected solar projects in New York.  Your daily activities will include but not be limited to project support, strategic research and analysis, including all paperwork/filings and contract/agreement development and management.  Attention to detail, creativity, strong written and verbal communication skills are essential for this position.  This position is primarily remote but requires frequent travel to project sites and for five days per month in the Boston office. 

What you'll do
  • Support the development of Solar PV opportunities in New York 

  • Represent BlueWave within the development team including interactions with investors, engineers, contractors, consultants, landowners, permitting authorities and customers 

  • Utilize our project management, document control and MIS tools to control and report on project progress 

  • Support the Managing Director of Solar Development in driving project timelines and costs  

  • Become familiar with all project documentation, regulatory requirement milestones and monitoring project progress against those requirements 

  • Follow all document control procedures, with a particular focus on critical control documents 

  • Support BlueWave's oversight role in projects under construction 

  • Research market trends and strategy 

  • Provide quantitative analytical support for key project development decisions 

  • Collaborate/Coordinate with other teams at BlueWave 

  • Prepare internal and external documents and presentations 

  • Other duties as assigned 

  • 2-4 years of relevant experience and bachelor's degree in related field 

  • Working knowledge of documents, terms, and concepts associated with real estate, entitlement, and permitting processes 
  • Experience with NYS energy project development preferred 
  • Advanced financial modeling Excel skills, and familiarity with variety of software offerings 
  • Strong organizational and communication skills 
  • Able to think creatively to help streamline operations 
  • A great attitude and ability to be flexible 
  • Valid US driver's license 
  • Must be able to perform site visits 
  • Bachelor's degree (Graduate degree a benefit)


BlueWave provides employees with a robust benefits package, including unlimited paid time off, dedicated volunteer days, cell phone reimbursement, summer Fridays and 13 paid holidays. In addition, we offer a 401k and Roth 401K option with company match, subsidized health, dental and vision plans, as well as life insurance and long/short-term disability.

Inclusion at BlueWave:

As a mission-driven B Corp, as environmentalists, and as humans, we hold ourselves accountable to creating a workforce that celebrates diversity on our team and within our communities. Our inclusive culture and core values inspire us to develop more innovative, bolder solutions to support our customers and partners in the solar industry. When you join BlueWave, you join a collaborative team doing all that we can to be transparent, sustainable and inclusive as we fight for our shared vision of protecting the planet.

BlueWave is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace and will do so by actively seeking to hire and promote diverse individuals throughout the company.  Providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment is critical to our identity and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, handicap (disability), sexual orientation, gender identity/ or expression, genetics, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, military status or obligation or other protected status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Compensation will be influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to internal pay equity, job-related knowledge, skills, education, licenses/certifications, essential job duties and the necessary experience relative to the job’s minimum qualifications.

The pay range for this role is:

70,000 - 80,000 USD per year (New York State)

Solar Development

Remote (New York, US)

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