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At Power Factors, we’re tackling one of the world most important challenges. We dare to believe that we can make a difference. We are a collective of bold and ingenious people driven by results. We want to leave our mark. Inspire.

We hire only the best. The brightest.

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Technical Writer

Brossard, QC
Posted 42 days ago
POSITION SUMMARY

As a growing company, Power Factors delivers the most advanced portfolio performance SaaS for the renewable industry.We are looking for a Technical Writer to join our team in order to actively participate in the development of the technical documentation as well as the internal and external training program. We are looking for an autonomous, voluntary, conscientious person with a strong capacity for analysis and synthesis.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Analyzing existing documentation
  • Structuring all necessary technical documentation and planning its development on a timetable
  • Gathering the information needed to prepare the documentation (interviews and questionnaires)
  • Writing / producing technical documentation, written or multimedia, including user manuals, video tutorials and training plans
  • Training employees and customers
  • Updating the online learning center
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

Formal education & certification

  • Post-secondary diploma in Technical Writing or related field – Essential
  • Knowledge of information technology – Important
  • Technical writing experience – Important
  • Advanced knowledge of Adobe Framemaker, Captivate and Illustrator as well as Microsoft Office
  • PowerPoint

Personal attributes

  • Bilingual (English & French), written and spoken – Essential
  • Good written, oral and interpersonal communication skills
  • Leadership
  • Available for international travelling
WORK CONDITIONS:

Power Factors offers a high-energy work environment that is both challenging and friendly. We work hard, but our offices are casual and dynamic: we wear jeans to work, we fuel brainstorming sessions with snacks and soda, and we blow off steam playing games. We are a proud and driven team, and we hope you will join us.

  • Occasional evening and weekend work to meet deadline
  • Complete and competitive group insurance program
  • Access to a retirement savings plan

-Interviews will be done at our offices in Brossard, Québec

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Support Specialist

Brossard, QC
Posted 51 days ago

Power Factors (https://pfdrive.com/), an industry-leading software provider for monitoring, managing, and optimizing renewable energy assets, is seeking qualified applicants for client-facing Support Specialist role to assist clients who use our operations platform.

The Support Specialist is will provide first and second tier support to the fleet of Power Factors customers. As the first level of support, the specialist will provide determination of solution support, and in some cases, will provide the support for ticket resolution. For all tickets that lie beyond the skill or scope of the specialist’s role, the tickets will then be escalated to subject matter expert in the area of the ticket issue.

Support Specialists will be the primary point of contact for all customer ticket interactions, and responsible for the customer support experience from issue submission through resolution.

Required Skills
  • Ability to follow standard and non-standard work instructions for ticket support/resolution
  • Ability to learn quickly and apply new concepts to successfully resolve tickets
  • Inquisitive mind, interested in expanding capabilities
  • Communicates professionally and politely in verbal and written English
  • Comfortably navigate computers and the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to research using online and internal resources to solve problems
  • Use basic formulas in Microsoft Excel
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in customer-facing role
  • Experience with basic IT/networking
  • Knowledge of the Internet-of-Things (IoT)
  • Experience using support/ticketing software tools, e.g., Salesforce, Jira, Wrike, etc
  • Basic computer programming experience
  • Ability to explain technical concepts clearly and concisely
  • Ability to create clear work instructions based on interactions with subject-matter experts
  • An interest in clean energy, especially solar and wind power
  • Experience with electric utilities, solar, and wind power
  • Diploma from a qualified four-year university
  • Business process development experience
Job Responsibilities
  • Receive inbound customer support requests
  • Gather additional information from the client or from our platform
  • Determine and dispatch internally to appropriate internal resources depending on support ticket details
  • Facilitate clean, clear handoffs of work responsibilities
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose data flow issues from remote sites into the Power Factors Cloud
  • Update client as support tickets progress
  • Communicate issue resolution to clients

Please submit your resume and a brief (<=5 sentence) description of why you think you’re a great candidate for this role.

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Développeur Web/ Front End Web Developer

Brossard, QC
Posted 87 days ago

Power Factors conçoit des plateformes bancables et extensibles permettant d’optimiser le rendement technique et financier des actifs possédés par les principaux acteurs de l’industrie des énergies propres. Ses spécialistes du domaine collaborent avec les plus grandes entreprises mondiales en vue de permettre à celles-ci de tirer le maximum de leurs investissements. Notre entreprise amasse ainsi les données de sites d’énergie solaire et/ou éolienne afin d’analyser, de corriger et d’exposer celles-ci à ses clients, dans le but d’améliorer le processus décisionnel vers l’optimisation des opérations de sa clientèle.

Power Factors est à la recherche d’un développeur web pour se joindre à notre équipe (bureaux de Brossard) afin de participer au développement de notre nouvelle plateforme. En tant que développeur web, vous serez appelé à travailler au sein d’une équipe de talentueux développeurs afin de contribuer à la conception et l’implémentation d’une plateforme Azure/Big Data dans l’industrie des énergies propres. À l’aide de nouvelles technologies, votre travail aura pour but d’offrir la meilleure plateforme de gestion de site de production d’énergies propres.

RESPONSABILITÉS
  • Participer au design, au développement et à la révision de l’application (web)
  • Suivre une rigoureuse méthodologie de travaille
  • Se tenir informé des nouvelles technologies web, base de données, application et développement.
REQUIS
  • Diplôme en sciences informatiques, Génie logiciel/informatique ou équivalent
  • Minimum de 3 ans d’expérience en tant que développeur
  • Excellente connaissance de la plateforme .NET (C#), Java Script, Type Script, CSS, HTML
  • Pouvoir travailler en équipe
  • Être productif et motivé
  • Bilinguisme (Français/Anglais)
ATOUTS
  • Connaissance des Services Web (REST / JSON, OAUTH2)
  • Expérience avec l’écosystème Hadoop (Spark, Storm, Hive, etc.)
  • Familier avec la méthodologie Agile
  • Familier avec Git
  • Expérience avec la plateforme Microsoft Azure

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Power Factors is a bankable, scalable clean energy data platform. Our clients are industry-leading clean energy developers, financiers, operators, and asset owners. We collect data from utility, commercial, and residential-scale solar PV, wind, and energy storage sites, curate it, analyze it, and deliver it to our clients to enable them to make decisions and optimize their operations. Performance data drives automated processes to schedule and track site maintenance, increasing operational efficiency and reducing operations and management (O&M) costs to accelerate the adoption of clean energy.

Power Factors is looking for a Front-End Web Developer to join our team at our office in Brossard to participate in the development of our new platform. As a web developer, you will be part of a team of talented IT professionals and work on the design and implementation of an azure/big data platform in the Clean Energy industry. Using the latest technologies and cloud infrastructures, you will work toward offering the best platform to manage Clean Energy assets.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Participate in the Design, Development and Review of the application
  • Develop and design the UI/UX of multiple applications within our platform
  • Stay on top of the latest in server, database, app and web development technology
REQUIREMENTS
  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer/Software Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a developer
  • Experience with user interface design principles and UX
  • Good knowledge of .Net Framework (C#), Java Script, Type Script, CSS, HTML
  • Work as a team
  • Productive, Motivated
  • Bilingual (French/English)
  • An interest in user interface design
ASSETS
  • Knowledge of Web Services (REST / JSON, OAUTH2)
  • Experience with Hadoop ecosystem (Spark, Storm, Hive, etc.)
  • Familiar with Agile methodologies
  • Familiar with Git
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure Platform

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.Net Back-End Software Developer

Brossard, QC
Posted 90 days ago

Power Factors is a bankable, scalable clean energy data platform. Our clients are industry-leading clean energy developers, financiers, operators, and asset owners. We collect data from utility, commercial, and residential-scale solar PV, wind, and energy storage sites, curate it, analyze it, and deliver it to our clients to enable them to make decisions and optimize their operations. Performance data drives automated processes to schedule and track site maintenance, increasing operational efficiency and reducing operations and management (O&M) costs to accelerate the adoption of clean energy.

Power Factors is looking for a .Net Back-End Software Developer for iot/cloud services to join our team at our office in Brossard to participate in the development of our new platform. As a developer, you will be part of a team of talented IT professionals and work on the design and implementation of an azure/big data platform in the Clean Energy industry. Using the latest technologies and cloud infrastructures, you will work toward offering the best platform to manage Clean Energy assets.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Participate in the Design, Development and Review of the application
  • Follow a rigorous development methodology
  • Implement and maintain the importance of software testing practices
  • Stay on top of the latest in server, database, app and development technology
REQUIREMENTS
  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer/Software Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a developer
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure Platform
  • Very good knowledge of .Net Framework (C#)
  • Work as a team
  • Productive, Motivated
  • Bilingual (French/English)
ASSETS
  • Knowledge of Web Services (REST / JSON, OAUTH2)
  • Experience with Hadoop ecosystem (Spark, Storm, Hive, etc.)
  • Familiar with Agile methodologies
  • Familiar with Git

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Implementation Engineer

Brossard, QC
Posted 92 days ago

Power Factors is looking for a new Implementation Engineer to join our team near San Francisco, CA.  As Implementation Engineer, you will commission renewable energy plant data into our platform and configure supporting records, displays, and reports that will be used by operators, analysts and managers to drive performance improvements and comply with their reporting requirements. 

This position will be located in Power Factors’ offices in Montreal, Canada. This position will report to the Director of Technical Solutions.

Detailed Responsibilities Include:
  • Work with our Customers and engineers to gather, process, and interpret project information and documentation
  • Configure servers, clients, network, and devices to establish communications
  • Validate data flows, troubleshoot, and resolve communication and data issues
  • Configure and validate performance reports, alarms & events, dashboards, and mimic displays
  • Manage project schedules, deliverables, and closeout responsibilities
  • Serve as the face of Power Factors with our Customers
Requirements:
  • Effective communicator with an attention to detail
  • Professional customer service and interaction
  • Ability to read networking and electrical diagrams
  • Technical degree from accredited institution (S.T.E.M)
  • Positive attitude and emotional intelligence that allows for clear, honest, and candid communication with broad range of team members and stakeholders
Preferred Skills and Experience:
  • O&M Experience
  • Familiarity with cloud-based technologies (Azure, AWS, Rackspace, etc.)
  • French or Spanish as a second language
  • Familiarity with OSISoft’s PI system, SQL, and Salesforce
About Power Factor

Power Factors, a MaxGen Energy Services company, provides a SaaS platform for comprehensive Operations & Maintenance (O&M) and Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) services. Our clients are industry-leading clean energy developers, financiers, operators, and asset owners. We collect data from utility, commercial, and residential-scale solar PV, wind, and energy storage sites and empower decision making and optimization through the effective curation and analysis of that data. We automate the processes to schedule and track site maintenance, increasing operational efficiency and reducing O&M costs to accelerate the adoption of clean energy.

About You

You’re passionate about changing the energy landscape and doing things right the first time. You learn fast, have a positive attitude, and get along with a wide range of people. Power Factors is a vibrant and growing community and you have something to contribute to the team.

Apply now »

.Net Back-End Software Developer

Burlington, VT
Posted 85 days ago

Power Factors is a bankable, scalable clean energy data platform. Our clients are industry-leading clean energy developers, financiers, operators, and asset owners. We collect data from utility, commercial, and residential-scale solar PV, wind, and energy storage sites, curate it, analyze it, and deliver it to our clients to enable them to make decisions and optimize their operations. Performance data drives automated processes to schedule and track site maintenance, increasing operational efficiency and reducing operations and management (O&M) costs to accelerate the adoption of clean energy.

Power Factors is looking for a .Net Back-End Software Developer for iot/cloud services to join our team to participate in the development of our new platform. As a developer, you will be part of a team of talented IT professionals and work on the design and implementation of an azure/big data platform in the Clean Energy industry. Using the latest technologies and cloud infrastructures, you will work toward offering the best platform to manage Clean Energy assets.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Participate in the Design, Development and Review of the application
  • Follow a rigorous development methodology
  • Implement and maintain the importance of software testing practices
  • Stay on top of the latest in server, database, app and development technology
REQUIREMENTS
  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer/Software Engineering or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a developer
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure Platform
  • Very good knowledge of .Net Framework (C#)
  • Work as a team
  • Productive, Motivated
ASSETS
  • Knowledge of Web Services (REST / JSON, OAUTH2)
  • Experience with Hadoop ecosystem (Spark, Storm, Hive, etc.)
  • Familiar with Agile methodologies
  • Familiar with Git
  • Bilingual (French/English) a plus

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the incumbent. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills requires of personnel.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties and responsibilities

Power Factors is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to engaging a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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Marketing Manager

Larkspur, CA
Posted today
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

If you live and breathe marketing and share our passion for renewable energy, we need to talk. We are looking for a flexible and versatile marketer who will be responsible for the development and execution of various demand generation campaigns in support of PowerFactors global business development and sales efforts. We are domain and subject matter experts that need a strong-willed marketing manager to help us articulate our story, deliver it across multiple channels, resulting in demand generation and marketing qualified leads feeding into our sales and business development team.

  • Develop and manage overall demand generation strategy and campaign execution.
  • Work with our domain, technical and executive leaders to harvest and build engaging, valuable and scalable cross-platform content about our 100% reference-ability, customer successes, who we are, our solutions, and why customers should engage us and use our solutions. All of which are critical elements to our brand.
  • Deploy marketing campaigns, leveraging the developed content and marketing automation tools and techniques, experimenting with a variety of organic and paid acquisition channels – content creation, content curation, pay-per-click campaigns, event management, publicity, social media, lead generation campaigns, copywriting, performance analysis and more ideas you bring to the table.
  • Event Management – we will do a number of highly targeted events in 2018 as part of our demand generation campaign. Need to work with industry business development leaders to execute events, booth/content strategy, driving attendance, capturing campaign responses, converting to marketing qualified leads, engage with sales to further convert to sales qualified leads. Measure and report on the effectiveness of the event investment(s), in terms of campaign responses, MQLs, SQLs, and eventually revenue impact.
  • Build strategic relationships with key renewable energy industry analysts, press, bloggers, and other subject matter channels to amplify the content and messaging about PowerFactors and our customers’ successes.
  • Be in charge of our marketing budget, allocate/invest funds as if they were your own (wisely) being a steward of our precious working capital.
  • Measure and report performance of marketing campaigns, gaining insights, assessing against goals, and continuously improve our approach.
QUALIFICATION AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

We are looking for a Rockstar marketer, with the following requirements:

  • BS/MS degree in marketing or related field.
  • Demonstrable experience in leading marketing strategy and execution, paired with a strong will to drive successful outcomes and attitudes required to learn and adapt as we grow
  • Good taste, sense of aesthetics, design and a love for great copy. You will be working with a bunch of engineers that think they have all of this, but they really need someone that can assimilate the inputs and make it great.
  • Up-to-date with the latest trends, techniques and best practices in marcom, marketing automation, and measurement. You should drive the use of these practices and tools and build organizational enthusiasm about your results. You should be numerically literate, comfortable working with numbers, making sense of metrics, and demonstrating data-backed decisions and recommendations to a bunch of engineers.
  • Renewable Energy background, domain experience, and passion are all highly desirable.
PREFERRED SKILLS
  • WRIKE – is our preferred project management and work management platform
  • SalesForce – is our CRM platform
  • Pardot – we are considering for our Marketing Automation Platform
  • Slack – is how we communicate
  • Adobe Suite – Content creation platform
ADDITIONAL NOTES

To be successful with team, the marketing manager should:

  • Have knowledge of a wide range of marketing techniques, tools, and concepts
  • Be an excellent communicator with attention to detail and passionate for execution
  • Respond well to pressure, working well in a team of technical and domain experts, establishing your own credibility and thought leadership by consistently delivering high-quality work aligned with our overall strategic goals
  • Think creatively, while maintaining methodical and organized projects & campaigns, consistently measuring the impacts of the investments made

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Sales Engineer

Larkspur, CA
Posted 51 days ago

Power Factors (pfdrive.com), an industry-leading software provider for monitoring, managing, and optimizing clean energy operations, is seeking qualified applicants for a Sales Engineer role. The Sales Engineer is a Cross-functional role that involves interacting with the Sales Team, Implementation Team, Product Team, Data Science Team, as well as current and prospective clients to drive company success.

We’re helping renewable energy plants provide as much clean energy as possible and we’re looking for multidimensional team players to help us continue to solve problems and drive customer success.

The position will be based in Power Factors Headquarters in Larkspur, CA, north of San Francisco.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Manage customer success via routine client engagement and training
  • Identify new opportunities to further engage existing clients with additional tools and products
  • Manage the client experience during Implementation post-Sales, coordinating closely with the Implementation team to ensure efficient contract execution and a clean transition between Sales and Implementation teams
  • Facilitate interactions among sales, implementations, operations, and product management
  • Provide pre-sales assistance and technical support to the sales team
  • Streamline internal operations by designing and implementing business processes and software related to customer on-boarding, engagement, and support
  • Oversee customer support team
  • Keep a pulse on industry and market trends and major movements and flag for internal PF actions and investments
  • Manage marketing and PR initiatives
  • Coordinate and contribute to both sales and product strategy, leveraging software, SCADA knowledge, and industry experience
  • Quickly assume new roles and responsibilities, both temporary and permanent, in response to company needs
Qualifications:
  • Bachelors/Masters in relevant discipline
  • Logical, innovative, outside-the-box thinker
  • Excellent written and oral communicator
  • Energy industry knowledge and experience
  • Experience with project/product management, business process development, software development, and IT/networking
Skills:
  • Ability to thrive in an environment of constant chaos and change
  • Ability to make sense of chaos; cut through it
  • No aversion to occasional grunt work
  • Recognize needs and address problems without management prompts
  • Create solutions and solve problems; take responsibility; drive resolution
  • Ability to execute and get the job done
  • Recognize when to involve additional resources and how to escalate
  • Complete projects 100% – the last 10% is often the hardest but pushing through is crucial.
  • Ability to learn quickly and ask the right questions

Power Factors is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to engaging a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status

Apply now »

Implementation Engineer

Larkspur, CA
Posted 71 days ago

Power Factors is looking for a new Implementation Engineer to join our team. As Implementation Engineer, you will commission renewable energy plant data into our platform and configure supporting records, displays, and reports that will be used by operators, analysts and managers to drive performance improvements and comply with their reporting requirements.

This position will be located in Power Factors’ offices in Montreal, Canada. This position will report to the Director of Technical Solutions.

Detailed Responsibilities Include:
  • Work with our Customers and engineers to gather, process, and interpret project information and documentation
  • Configure servers, clients, network, and devices to establish communications
  • Validate data flows, troubleshoot, and resolve communication and data issues
  • Configure and validate performance reports, alarms & events, dashboards, and mimic displays
  • Manage project schedules, deliverables, and closeout responsibilities
  • Serve as the face of Power Factors with our Customers
Requirements:
  • Effective communicator with an attention to detail
  • Professional customer service and interaction
  • Ability to read networking and electrical diagrams
  • Technical degree from accredited institution (S.T.E.M)
  • Positive attitude and emotional intelligence that allows for clear, honest, and candid communication with broad range of team members and stakeholders
Preferred Skills and Experience:
  • O&M Experience
  • Familiarity with cloud-based technologies (Azure, AWS, Rackspace, etc.)
  • French or Spanish as a second language
  • Familiarity with OSISoft’s PI system, SQL, and Salesforce
About Power Factor

Power Factors, a MaxGen Energy Services company, provides a SaaS platform for comprehensive Operations & Maintenance (O&M) and Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) services. Our clients are industry-leading clean energy developers, financiers, operators, and asset owners. We collect data from utility, commercial, and residential-scale solar PV, wind, and energy storage sites and empower decision making and optimization through the effective curation and analysis of that data. We automate the processes to schedule and track site maintenance, increasing operational efficiency and reducing O&M costs to accelerate the adoption of clean energy.

About You

You’re passionate about changing the energy landscape and doing things right the first time. You learn fast, have a positive attitude, and get along with a wide range of people. Power Factors is a vibrant and growing community and you have something to contribute to the team.

Apply now »