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Sustainability Consultant I



Atlanta, GA, USA
Posted on Saturday, June 1, 2024
Who We Are: cove.tool is at the forefront of sustainable building design, combining AI-powered consulting with advanced analytics to optimize efficiency and environmental impact for architecture, engineering, and construction customers. We raised a $30 million Series B from Coatue (early backer of Apple, Tesla, and Rivian) and actor Robert Downey Jr (aka Iron Man). cove.tool helps design teams streamline project workflows while rapidly decarbonizing the building design process by automating energy, daylight, glare, cost, and more. Did you know buildings contribute to over 40% of the global carbon emissions? Last year we helped customers offset 5x more carbon than Tesla!
Who You Are: As a Sustainability Consultant I at cove.tool, you will collaborate with clients to create insightful and action-oriented building performance reports and outputs. Your role will focus on maximizing value for our clients through strategic project insights and innovative leadership. You will be an ambitious, hands-on and results-driven sustainability consultant, who is excited to support and grow a customer base that represents the leading names in the AEC space (including 70 of the top 100 global architecture firms).
Key job responsibilities
  • Reporting and Strategy: Prepare and submit reports to meet green building and energy code compliance initiatives
  • Client Interaction: External team meetings and conference representation to walk through the reports or various aspects of the cove.tool software offering.
  • Product Innovation: Work with software development team to integrate new functions into a web-based software platform.
  • Administrative Support: Maintain accurate time tracking and project updates using tools like Monday to ensure project delivery timelines are met.
Required Qualifications
  • Confident, high energy, self-motivated and a true team player
  • Minimum 4-year bachelor’s degree in Architecture or Engineering.
  • 1+ years of previous experience in an architecture, engineering, or consulting firm or masters degree in high performance building or related field.
  • Proficiency in energy and/or carbon modeling software such as cove.tool, IES:VE, DesignBuilder, OpenStudio/EnergyPlus, TRACE700/3D Plus, tally, or others.
  • Able to be flexible and agile in responding to evolving business priorities
Bonus points for:
  • LEED Accreditation a plus
  • ASHRAE credentials a plus
  • PE, EIT, NCARB, or AIA a plus
What Makes You a Great Fit
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication abilities.
  • Aptitude for learning and applying new technologies.
  • Collaborative mindset.
  • Familiarity with Revit, Sketchup, and/or Rhino + Grasshopper is a plus.
  • Experience in talking to clients and explaining technical things to others.
  • Basic coding skills is a plus but not required.
  • Passionate about design and technology.
Hybrid work environment in Atlanta, GA. Mon/Wed/Fri from home. Tue/Thu must
be in-person for mentorship, collaboration, and training.

What’s In It for You:

  1. 100% Employer Paid Health insurance
  2. Vision and Dental benefits
  3. Employer-paid public transit pass and biking stipend
  4. Competitive Pay
  5. Work-Life Balance
  6. Onsite Gym membership
  7. Hybrid Work
  8. Unlimited Paid time off and holidays
  9. Snacks, beer, team events

Cove.tool is proud to recruit and hire talented people from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or transgender status), age, or disability.