Senior Software Project Manager job – Nexant – San Francisco, CA

Nexant is seeking a Senior Software Project Manager, in our iEnergy business unit. This role will be located in our corporate headquarters office, in San Francisco, CA.

Duties and Responsibilities

Manages and leads Customer projects through entire project lifecycle

Facilitates and leads meetings and activities to gain consensus on project objectives, deliverables, schedule, cost, and implementation considerations

Creates and executes project work plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.

Manages day-to-day operational aspects of a project and scope.

Manage project staffing and responsibilities

Communicates project plans and status, acting as the primary point of contact for all internal and external stakeholders. Identifies and manages risks throughout the lifecycle of the project

Ensures all appropriate project artifacts are completed and handled in accordance with documented standards

Maintain quality control of all deliverable products, demonstrating technical excellence, objectivity, and clarity while maintaining project schedules

Meet with clients to co-manage projects, present results, and develop new scopes of work

Ensures acceptance of the project by the Customer, completion of various project records, and hand-over to/Support.Develop new business opportunities

Control project costs, including cost schedules and variance reports. Meet overall project budget and profitability targets

Manages multiple projects simultaneously

Track customer engagements

Provides ongoing feedback on process and delivery improvement


Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, MIS, business or equivalent required

5+ years of experience managing large, multi-functional projects

PMI or other project management certification preferred

Experience within utility, energy efficiency, or building efficiency industry desirable

Experience within the energy efficiency or building efficiency industry is a plus

Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects while meeting deliverable deadlines and budgets

Excellent analytical, writing, presentation, and interpersonal skills

Occasional travel is required to meet with customers

Other duties as assigned

Salary and Benefits (U.S.)

Nexant offers competitive salaries based on candidate’s qualifications. Nexant also offers three weeks paid vacation per year, eleven paid holidays per year, a 401(k) plan with employee matching funds and an overall comprehensive benefits package.

Nexant, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

About Nexant

Nexant is a globally recognized software, consulting and services leader that provides innovative solutions to utilities, energy enterprises, chemical companies and government entities worldwide. Founded in 2000 and headquartered in San Francisco, Nexant and its 650+ employees work from 32 global offices providing deep technical expertise and regional knowledge to improve customer engagement, boost operational efficiency, reduce costs and achieve superior business results.

Nexant supports clients through three distinct business units:

Nexant Energy Software

has developed and commercialized a number of industry-leading software platforms and applications, including Nexant iEnergy®, Nexant Grid360™, Nexant iHedge® and Nexant RevenueManager®.

Nexant Utility Services

works with clients to drive customer energy savings, ensure cost-effective program design, implementation and management, and promote customer engagement.

Nexant Energy & Chemicals Advisory

provides strategic planning, project development, competitor analysis, market and price forecasting, and NexantThinking™, a subscription program and online product portal

Every day, Nexant employees partner with customers to reimagine the world we live in and create a more sustainable energy tomorrow.

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