Site Development Manager

San Francisco or Remote /
TeraWatt Infrastructure /
Full-time
About TeraWatt Infrastructure

At TeraWatt, our mission is to power electrified fleets with the most reliable network of charging centers. Our platform provides solutions on the leading edge of the transition to zero-carbon transport. TeraWatt’s various functions embody the company’s core values to achieve our goals.

With increasing demand for electric vehicles, we are facing a once-in-a-century technology transition. The EV charging market for Fleets is expected to grow to $15 billion by 2030. The nation needs a long-term partner in the inevitable transition to all-electric transportation. At TeraWatt, you will join your team in delivering quality end-to-end charging solutions. TeraWatt Infrastructure is the leader in financing, developing, and operating electric vehicle charging solutions. With the transition to electrification of transport imminent, now is the time to develop these assets.

The future of electrified transportation requires innovation and a multi-trillion dollar investment in energy, real-estate, and charging infrastructure. TeraWatt's business model builds on the economics of renewable energy project development and a proven real estate strategy. TeraWatt is well established with a portfolio of properties spanning 18 states. These sites include charging solutions in key transportation corridors and logistics hubs. Client needs span urban mobility hubs, last mile fleet operators, and long haul electric trucking.

At TeraWatt, we execute humbly and with urgency to provide energy and charging solutions that delight our clients and support the transition to clean, electrified transport. We are building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. At TeraWatt, we promote inclusion, humility, energizing relationships, and we welcome new ideas. We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply.

Impact to Climate Change:

Transportation creates 23% of all greenhouse gas emissions each year. Electrifying transportation is priority #1 to impact climate change.  By electrifying fleets, we can mitigate more than 70% of mobility CO2 urban emissions, remove 50% of city air pollution, and help fleet operators meet Net Zero commitments.

This position will drive Terawatt’s site development and due diligence processes for high value, high visibility commercial and industrial real estate across the US. As a reliable source of site specific information to numerous stakeholders, this role requires deep knowledge of the site diligence and development process, enough to support a fast-paced acquisition team and project deployment plan for large-scale EV charging deployments. You are a self-starter, have a strong attention to detail, exceptional time management skills and organizational capacity to effectively manage multiple projects with competing priorities, including site-specific project schedules, budgets, and other internal project control and reporting tools. With a demonstrated track record of success in project management EVs or related fields, you will bring due diligence expertise and provide hands-on leadership to grow with the team to deliver world class EV solutions and sites.

Core Responsibilities

    • Provide leadership in managing multiple projects with competing priorities and deadlines.
    • Act as a liaison to TeraWatt’s Real Estate, Energy & Utilities, Business Development, and Construction teams to support project origination, real estate acquisitions, site validation and feasibility, RFPs and partner inquiries, project modeling, permitting, utility interconnection, and other duties as needed to advance a project to NTP.
    • Research and obtain critical market and site-specific information necessary to achieve site acquisition and development goals (i.e., land use, enviro, local codes, surveys, etc.) Identify risks, site constraints, and project characteristics to inform concept designs.
    • Create and manage project charters, site plans, schedules, and reporting documents on all active projects to ensure a seamless hand-off and clear pathway to construction..Establish, manage, and optimize third-party consultant relationships to support diligence.
    • Collaborate with peers to create project charters and intake forms that define properties, project plans, interconnection, and site layout guidance for engineers and consultants.
    • Actively digest and organize incoming data, flagging relevant findings within TeraWatt’s databases, CRM, and dashboards to ensure real-time reporting and informed decisions.
    • Carry out site assessments, mapping exercises, desktop research, and analyze reports to support Terawatt’s real estate and construction teams in advancing acquisitions.
    • Act as a reliable source of truth for site diligence information to all stakeholders, including; TeraWatt colleagues, AHJs, consultants, engineers, and others. Ensure deliverables meet high-quality standards.

Preferred Qualifications

    • 5+ years of relevant experience, preferably from the following: Real Estate (commercial, retail, or industrial), Renewable Energy Development, Code/Entitlement/DD Consulting,  Fueling Stations, Transportation, AHJ/Utilities.
    • Demonstrated track record of success managing the early site development process.
    • Analytical, proactive, and confident decision maker.
    • Intensely organized, efficient, and focused - able to prioritize competing schedules.
    • Thrives in a fast-paced, innovative, supportive, and collaborative environment.
    • Four-year Bachelor’s Degree.