Design Project Engineer

Join a purpose-driven company. Work on complex projects, accelerate your career and make an impact.

What You’ll Be Doing

You’ll be working closely with clients and stakeholders to create unique energy solutions. In collaboration with Ecosystem’s Construction and Optimization teams, you’ll design tailored approaches that correspond to complex energy infrastructure. Upon solution implementation, you’ll be monitoring each project’s performance and verifying savings on behalf of the client.

  • Gather and analyze energy bills to identify potential energy savings based on current energy rates and the building’s energy intensity
  • Analyze mechanical/electrical/control drawings and perform site surveys to understand the operation of the building
  • Develop Energy Conservation Measures based on the clients’ needs and financial parameters
  • Develop and perform calculations by using a combination of software and simulating the energy savings of the proposed design
  • Select equipment based on energy performance
  • Prepare construction budgets and develop financial models
  • During the construction phase, technically assist the construction manager
  • Monitor project performance to ensure that anticipated energy savings are attained
  • Develop technical concepts and the associated written documents required by the Sales team
  • Support the Sales team in identifying clients’ needs
  • Participate in meetings/presentations and nurture client relationships

 About You

  • 3+ years of relevant experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or relevant
  • Proficiency in MS Office Applications (strong Excel skills)
  • Strong analytical capability and problem-solving orientation
  • Solid planning and organizational skills
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills
  • Autonomous and motivated
  • Experience with Autocad (asset)
  • HVAC knowledge (asset)
  • Experience as a Mechanical Engineer within building industry (asset)
  • Experience in designing energy efficiency projects (asset)

Compensation and Benefits

  • Ecosystem is an equal opportunity employer offering a competitive compensation package including health insurance
  • Permanent position
  • 40-hour week (flexible hours)
  • Occasional travel to site locations and other office locations
  • Great working conditions in a friendly work atmosphere
  • High performance culture in which each employee can make an impact
  • Smartphone, work uniform, boots, helmet and goggles provided by Ecosystem


  • New York, NY