Senior Operations Project Manager

  • Amply Power
  • Bay Area, CA, USA
  • May 18, 2020
Project Manager

Job Description

AMPLY is a fast growing 2020 Global CleanTech 100 company, honored for Innovation in Electric Vehicle Fleet Charging and Management. AMPLY accelerates the adoption of electric powered fleets by optimizing the delivery of power and making refueling seamless and efficient. We are an energy technology company going after an emerging $100B market opportunity in electric transportation. AMPLY is hiring a talented Senior Operations Project Manager to successfully deploy and manage the development of distributed-scale and EV fleet charging projects.

This is a full-time position based at our HQ office in Mountain View, CA.
Build highly robust and fault-tolerant EV fleet charging facilities. Set corporate procedures for project delivery and performance. Interface with local electric utilities and EPC contractors during project execution. Manage large-scale capital and operations/maintenance budgets and associated personnel.


Manage project development, cost, budget, contract, construction management and O&M

Provide technical oversight and support on issues pertaining to the utility interconnection process and requirements

Review all electrical plans before submission to the utility and be the technical expert in negotiations requirements that may be imposed on a project

Review design documents confirming to specifications requirements for project development and construction

Operational management of all electrical distribution and power generation design

Work with executive leadership on directly communicating the deployment group’s short and long term development strategy

Interface with external vendors to prepare electrical equipment specifications as required

Lead project development across the full project lifecycle from origination to commissioning and all associated activities required to bring projects to successful commercial operation


Manage project milestones from inception to completion including permitting, design, interconnection, budget, approval, permitting, contracting, financing, construction, safety practices, and site supervision

On-site supervisor of subcontractors and quality control

Experience with OSHA safety standards and documentation

Provide effective communication, progress reports, and status updates to all internal and external stakeholders

Review and document pertinent utility requirements impacting project construction

Strong project management experience with a focus on high performance, regulatory and permitting knowledge

Conduct due diligence on development-stage projects

Collaborate with engineering team, external vendors, and customers to evaluate site layouts, constraints, technology options, schedule implications, interconnection applications and relevant tasks needed for successful project deployment

Responsible for project closeout – AHJ inspection, internal commissioning, and equipment testing


Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering, environmental science, Master’s preferred

Minimum 5 – 8 years of experience serving solar, energy storage, EV charging, or renewable energy industry as a project manager or operations lead

Must have expert knowledge of utility, power systems/distribution, and commercial interconnection conditions

Must have expertise in full life-cycle development of distributed scale energy related projects

Ability to execute on multiple projects simultaneously and spearhead new business development opportunities

Strong interpersonal, excellent communication, and project management skills

Must be a proactive leader, problem solver, self-manage deadlines and tasks

Resourceful and strategic self-starter who can manage complex commercial projects and identify opportunities with limited guidance

Knowledge of governmental mandates, environmental regulations or customer/market signals that impact or facilitate new development of EV charging commercial projects in major markets

Strong troubleshooting and analytical skills

Proficient in Excel, Word, and project database applications

Passionate about promoting renewable energy, mitigating climate change, and building an equitable and sustainable future

Ability and willingness to travel as needed, up to 25% of time

Role Type


Will sponsor Visa


Organization type



1-10 employees  


Transportation & Mobility

Climate Solutions

Electric Vehicles