As Sol Systems continues to grow, we are looking for bright, motivated individuals to become part of our team and contribute directly to the success and sustainability of our business.  Currently we have the following opening:

Position: Solar Analyst Intern

Company: Sol Systems is a solar energy finance firm primarily involved in the purchase, aggregation, and sale of solar renewable energy credits (SRECs) in the Northeast, Southeast and Midwest.  Sol Systems was founded with the intention of facilitating the development of the solar energy market and is now the largest SREC aggregator in the country.  The company is based in Washington DC.  A Part-Time Solar Analyst would have the opportunity to become intimately engaged in the day-to-day operations of the company as well as long-term strategy decisions.

Requirements: The ideal candidate will be a current student that is: resourceful, detail-oriented, and passionate about the development of renewable energy.  A successful candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:

  1. Enthusiasm and a great attitude
  2. Intermediate to advanced understanding of Microsoft Excel
  3. Excellent research and persuasive writing skills
  4. The ability to understand a complex and evolving market
  5. A demonstrated interest in energy, renewable energy, energy finance, project finance, entrepreneurship, renewable energy legislation and regulations

Description: A successful Solar Analyst Intern will be critical to the success of a dynamic company in a nascent industry.

The Analyst will be expected to provide clearly defined deliverables, related primarily to administrative tasks. The position will require attention to detail, excellent record keeping, and efficient allocation of time and resources. Through this position, the Solar Analyst Intern will gain familiarity with solar legislation, solar finance mechanisms, industry news, and industry language, as well as new product development in a fast paced, start-up environment. The position will provide a fantastic launching pad for a career in renewable energy.

Our Approach: We are a group of passionate and capable individuals dedicated to making a lasting and positive change to our energy infrastructure and resources.  We are involved in a challenging environment and a competitive market with a high level of intensity.

Location: The Solar Analyst Intern will be expected to work out of our centrally located office in downtown Washington, DC.

Commitment & Compensation: The internship will last for a term of 4 months (with the understanding that students will take time off for the holidays). Applicants will be expected to work 20 hours each week.  Solar Analysts will receive compensation, which will be specifically determined on a case by case basis and dependent on time commitment and experience.  Successful candidates will be eligible for a full time position.

To Apply: Please submit a resume and cover letter (no more than one page each) to  Qualified candidates will be subsequently asked for a writing sample and three professional or academic references.

Deadline: Applications for this position will be accepted immediately. We will review applicants on a rolling basis.