Sunrun PV Site Modeler in Denver, Colorado


The Site Modeler role will support the Sales Organization. This entry-level position will include use of proprietary web-based software and aerial imagery to generate accurate 3D representations of homes and their surroundings. These models are used to generate custom solar photovoltaic system proposals and their associated expected system production. This role interacts with and supports remote sales organizations and is essential to helping sales representatives close deals, preventing customer cancellations and change orders. A qualified candidate will be a quick learner and able to create quality work with training. This position will process a large amount of projects on a daily basis.


  • Follow design standards to ensure sold solar designs can be installed with high customer satisfaction

  • Use software to model site conditions including roof planes, estimate tree height, estimate roof pitch, place roof obstructions that affect a solar roof layout

  • Create and maintain account files in Salesforce

  • Resolve technology errors by following protocol and interacting with different departments of the company

  • Actively seek ways to improve the site modeling process through documentation and interaction with team members


  • Ability to work outside standard business hours

  • Working knowledge of current computer technology

  • Ability to quickly become a proficient user of new software tools

  • A self-starter who can identify what needs to happen and execute with minimal supervision

  • Detail-oriented and extremely organized

  • Excellent listening skills and problem solving ability, able to quickly learn and use new skills

  • Comfortable working in a fast paced, high growth, start-up company and able to meet challenging targets

  • A team player with the ability to self-manage and flexibility for various tasks

  • Working collaboratively with others to achieve monthly organizational goals

  • High level of confidence, desire to succeed, and assertiveness

  • Close attention to detail and technical focus to reduce/eliminate output error

  • Visual estimation and solving practical problems with limited or varying information

  • High School degree or equivalent (GED, HSED) required

  • Bachelor's degree (B.A.) from four year College or university═ż or significant related experience and/or training preferred

  • Residential solar or construction knowledge preferred

Physical Demands

  • Ability to perform normal office duties

  • Ability to operate office equipment including computers and determine accuracy of work

  • Ability to interact and participate in meetings


This description indicates the general nature and level of the qualifications and duties required of employees in this job classification, as well as the essential functions a person must be able to perform to do this job. It is not designed to be a comprehensive inventory of all duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Sunrun Inc. and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and make employment decisions on the basis of merit and business need. We hire without consideration to race, color, religion, citizenship, political activity or affiliation, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, sex or gender, or any other basis protected by law.

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Requisition ID 2018-7064

Category Design Engineering