Careers at 7Skyline, LLC
We are seeking exceptional independent consultants to work as part of our team with other 7Skyline professionals and industry partners.
Ideal candidates will have the following:
An interest in serving renewable energy and electric transmission development clients
5 - 15+ years experience in energy planning, engineering, or a related field
A BS, MS, or PhD in a technical discipline relevant to energy consulting
Strong technical skills and existing client relationships
Excellent interpersonal, communication, and writing skills
Please send your resume and cover letter explaining why you are interested in joining 7Skyline, LLC.
Kristin Weinberger - Senior Editor
Kristin has 14 years' experience in technical editing, copywriting, and project management. She has worked for Addison-Wesley Professional and Cisco Press, as well as other professional publishers, technology companies, and consultancies.
Kristin earned a bachelor's degree in English with high honors from the University of California, Berkeley and a master's degree in English Language and Literature from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Alex Cahill - STEM Intern
Alex recently finished her junior year at the University of Vermont with a major in environmental studies and a concentration in law, policy, and food systems. She has varied experience in the environmental field including working as a limnology lab assistant and interning in the Vermont State House. This past semester she studied sustainable development in Denmark, where she gained an interest in renewable energy. At 7Skyline, Alex is investigating permitting requirements and learning about siting approaches for utility scale solar projects under development in Oregon.
William Peterson - Finance & Human Resources Manager
Bill joined 7Skyline, LLC at its inception in 2016 and currently manages the the financial and human resource functions for the company. He brings 40 years of financial leadership from a variety of firms and organizations.
Previously the Branch Manager for Portland Teachers Credit Union in Hillsboro, Oregon, Bill has also served in management rolls at First Interstate Bank of Oregon, First National Bank of Oregon, H&R Block, and Century 21 Real Estate in Oregon.
Jennifer Rouda – Founder & Principal Consultant
Jennifer is a leader in strategic environmental planning and risk mitigation in the North American electric transmission and renewable energy industries. Her experience includes overseeing or consulting on dozens of high-profile energy infrastructure projects over 20+ years. Jennifer is adept at building and supervising large teams, working on executive strategic initiatives, and overseeing energy projects and programs. Jennifer’s skills include energy project risk assessment, business development, environmental planning, and due diligence. She is a qualified Environmental, Social, & Heath Impact Assessment (ESHIA) facilitator. Jennifer is currently serving as a board member for the non-profit organization Solar Oregon.
Prior to starting 7Skyline, LLC, Jennifer was the vice president of environmental development for Abengoa, Transmission & Infrastructure, LLC. Her work included spearheading the environmental strategy for Ten West Link, a 500-kV electric transmission project under development in California and Arizona. Before her work at Abengoa, she served as a global project account manager for CH2M and principal planner at Ecology and Environment, Inc, an environmental consulting firm. Jennifer’s academic background includes a science baccalaureate degree from Brown University in geology and chemistry and a master of science from Dartmouth College in earth sciences.