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Black & Veatch Principle Consultant, Gas AMI in Burlington, Massachusetts

Principle Consultant, Gas AMI

Date: Sep 12, 2023



Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies

Together, we own our company, our future, and our shared success.

As an employee-owned company, our people are Black & Veatch. We put them at the center of everything we do and empower them to grow, explore new possibilities and use their diverse talents and perspectives to solve humanity's biggest challenges in an ever-evolving world. With over 100 years of innovation in sustainable infrastructure and our expertise in engineering, procurement, consulting and construction, together we are building a world of difference.

Company : Black & Veatch Mgmt Consulting

Req Id : 100159

Opportunity Type : Staff

Relocation eligible : No

Full time/Part time : Full-Time

Project Only Hire : No

Visa Sponsorship Available: No

Why Black and Veatch

Recognized by Glassdoor as a 2023 Top 100 place to work , Black & Veatch allows you to lend your talent and perspective to humanity’s biggest challenges in a flexible environment where you are empowered to grow and explore new possibilities. We offer competitive compensation; 401K match and benefits that start day 1. Our hybrid environment allows you to balance your work and personal life.

At Black & Veatch, you own your career with purpose and meaning. You are empowered to grow and explore new possibilities at every step of your career journey. Bring your big ideas knowing you are safe to be who you are and speak up with concerns or questions and put your diverse talents and perspectives to use.

The Opportunity

As the Principal Consultant, Gas Advanced Metering Infrastructure , you will have the opportunity to identify and lead the delivery of projects in Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) including meter data management (MDM), data analytics, operational excellence, and consumer engagement, with a focus on implementation of programs for our gas utility clients. Responsibilities will vary from project to project and involve client program discovery, strategy, justification, planning, implementation, testing and/or operation. Principle Consultants define the client engagement strategy and project execution for assigned or identified projects, serve as a key-client point of contact for the engagement, and assign tasks/mentor junior team members assigned to the project team. You will also have the opportunity to support and in some cases lead business development activities including proposal responses and go-to-market strategy for solution offerings.

The Team

Black & Veatch is seeking an exceptional professional to join our Global Advisory organization. The world is changing at an unprecedented rate and that change increases the demand for innovation and efficiency to deliver solutions and services across the world’s infrastructure. Join Black & Veatch Global Advisory and use your talent and expertise to impact the world.In many of our roles you will work in a small group of consultants, change management, information technology and business development professionals with the expectation to provide high value solutions to our clients and grow offering capabilities over time to meet evolving market needs. Consultants balance their team between client projects, offering and business development.

Key Responsibilities

  • Leads a team to define and/or implement strategies and solutions related to AMI, data analytics, and/or customer engagement

  • Defines working relationships with team members and management from within the client’s organization

  • Develops applicable knowledge bases by using best practices to redefine tools and techniques

  • Outlines specific performance measures, targets, and goals to articulate the business case for realized efficiencies or added value

  • Implements project management capabilities including but not limited to:

  • managing client expectations

  • sub-task delegation and work stream resourcing

  • risk project management

  • Leads high quality project execution, including deliverable quality control, scope assessment/feasibility, and issue resolution

  • Anticipates challenges, and implements strategies to minimize issues, leveraging team members skills and expertise as appropriate

  • Builds onto existing tools and capabilities for project delivery, including: project artifacts, tools, or processes

  • Maintain a working knowledge of market and technology trends applicable to gas distribution utilities

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree

  • Business development or offering development experience including sales and marketing support, and proposal development

  • Depth and breadth of knowledge in AMI, MDM, data analytics, gas metering technology, and consumer engagement.

  • Expertise in Gas utility organizations (Grid Mod, IT, Distribution Operations, Engineering)

  • Human relation skills that support an inclusive team environment, open to new ideas and perspectives

  • Supportive engagement in business development activities

  • Advanced PC literacy (e.g., Power BI, Visio, Microsoft Project, and/or advanced MS Excel skills)

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree or relevant work experience

  • Has managed significant engagements

  • 10+ years in a business/consulting environment. All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.


Certifications related to area of expertise, where applicable preferred.

Work Environment/Physical Demands

BV Office Environment or Client Site - Travel up to 50%

Salary Plan

CST: Consulting

Job Grade


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Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy.

Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers an array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with disability and a robust wellness program.

To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time, and dependent sick time.

A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company-matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.

We are proud to be a 100 percent ESOP-owned company. As employee-owners, our professionals are empowered to drive not only their personal growth, but the company's long-term achievements - and they share in the financial rewards of the success through stock ownership.

By valuing diverse voices and perspectives, we cultivate an authentically inclusive environment for professionals and are able to provide innovative and effective solutions for clients.

Black & Veatch Holding Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliated companies, complies with all Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) affirmative action laws and regulations. Black & Veatch does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender Identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status or other status protected by law.

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