Intellex Acquires Expert by Big Village

We're thrilled to announce that Intellex has acquired Expert by Big Village, effective March 22, 2024. This strategic move enhances our capabilities and strengthens our commitment to delivering exceptional solutions to our customers.

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Expert Details

Utility-Scale Energy Storage, Solar Operations, Renewable Energy, Grid-Scale Battery Storage Systems

ID: 739803 Texas, USA

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Operations and Engineering professional in the renewable energy sector, specializing in energy storage and solar technical operations. Expert is a U.S. Military veteran with expertise in technical asset performance in the energy sector. Expert is familiar with The Electric Reliability Council of Texas, Inc. (ERCOT), an American organization that operates Texas's electrical grid, the Texas Interconnection.

Expert can speak to Grid-Scale Battery Storage Systems, P&L management, OPEX contract negotiations, ERCOT power generator operations, system maintenance & planning, safety compliance & training, client relations and warranty services, Field maintenance and troubleshooting, software system diagnostics, and technical writing and instruction.

Expert is currently working in operations of a green energy company, and was previously a Field Engineer for Fluence Energy, a global market leader in energy storage products and services, and optimization software for renewables and storage. He was also an Engineer for Husky Injection Molding Systems, a leader in injection molding systems and services to the plastics industry; Stadler Rail, a rail vehical (train) company; and Allied Universal, private security and staffing company.

From 2009-2015, he was an Aviation Electrician and Quality Control for the United States Navy. He is Advanced Wire Repair Certified and Plane Captain Qualifier Boeing P8-A,.


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 2018 Degree: Certificate Program Subject: Occupational Safety and Health Technician Institution: Tarrant County College

Work History

Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2023 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Senior Manager Operations Department: Operations
Manage utility scale renewable energy operations.
• Manage operations of 1 GW solar and energy storage assets in the central U.S.
• Support CAPEX & OPEX contract negotiations
• Entuned to ERCOT market volatility and comfortable with managing assets to capitalize on fluctuating market demands
• Influential in providing guidance to balance maintenance and production schedules to maximize system availability
• Experienced in field operations
• Safety leader ensuring HSE compliance
• Support construction teams with technical assistance and project oversight
• Manage operations team with issue escalations and contractor management
• Approval authority for purchase orders, striking a balance between cost and revenue
• SME for BESS operations and maintenance
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2021 to 2023 Employer: Fluence Energy Title: Senior Field Engineer Department:
• Mentoring, training, and developing the team to support our growing market share in energy storage
• Manage ERCOT projects from Commissioning Team handover through the completion of the Service contract agreement
• Innovate process improvements to enhance the reliability of grid-scale battery energy storage systems and increase the effectiveness of our team
• SME assisting in creating project budgets to actualize costs and forecast margin
• Utilize JIRA, Salesforce, CMMS and other industry standard software applications to efficiently coordinate projects with team members
• Assist in service contract negotiations of 100+MWh storage systems
• Developed a bottoms-up cost configurator that enables sales engineers to communicate with the customer more effectively
• Foster, develop & expand contractor relationships
• Manage contractor personnel by overseeing on-site work, approving purchase orders, and ensuring safety compliance
• Certify internal technical documents and manuals
• Effectively communicate with the product development team to suggest design improvements
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2019 to 2021 Employer: Technical Service Engineer Title: Husky Injection Molding Systems Department:
• Technical machine expert in advanced diagnostics and system troubleshooting
• Directed customers to valuable upgrade packages to increase their throughput and maximize their machine ROI
• Exemplified a professional standard of customer service and technical expertise
• System wide troubleshooting and repair of injection molding machines and their associated auxiliaries
• Serviced, installed, and repaired electro-mechanically controlled and hydraulically actuated injection molding equipment
• Maintained accurate and precise service reports to trend part failures and improve system design
• Met critical customer deadlines on new machine installations while focusing on quality service and machine longevity
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2018 to 2019 Employer: Stadler Rail US Title: Field Engineer and Warranty Representative Department:
• Provided exceptional field service by placing the customer’s needs first
• Ensured warranty repairs and maintenance are completed on-time and exceed quality standards
• Repaired, Troubleshot and Maintained ABB power generation modules
• Monitored trends in failed parts, created solutions to reduce part failure frequency, communicated with customers on solution implementation
• Crafted technical manuals from scratch used to commission train electronic systems and serve as guidelines for employees to follow
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2017 to 2018 Employer: Allied Universal Security Services Title: Field Training Officer Department:
Security Field Training Officer at a high-traffic retail facility, safeguarding employees and guests through intelligent risk analysis strategies
Years Employer Title Department
Years: 2009 to 2015 Employer: United States Navy Title: Aviation Electrician / Quality Control Department:
• Trained and qualified 36 inexperienced personnel as Plane Captains on Boeing P8-A aircraft systems and maintenance practices
• QC Inspected and certified 400+ daily maintenance inspections in accordance with maintenance publications
• Repaired wiring systems and hardware associated with aircraft optical surveillance systems
• Extensive knowledge of AC / DC electrical theory and digital electronics
• Managed large-scale coordinated projects
• Diagnosed, Repaired, and maintained electric over hydraulic systems
• Managed daily workloads and reports utilizing Microsoft Office programs and specialized aircraft maintenance software
• Conducted interactive monthly safety training with personnel in accordance with a scheduled training syllabus
• Diagnosed and repaired aviation electrical and instrument systems on Lockheed Martin P3-C aircraft according to technical maintenance publications
• Read and interpret electrical schematics, with the ability to troubleshoot, repair and maintain electrical systems on naval aircraft

Government Experience

Years Agency Role Description
Years: 2009 to 2015 Agency: US Navy Role: Aviation Electrician Quality Dept Description: Avionics technician and supervisor

Career Accomplishments

Licenses / Certifications
• US Navy Aviation Electrician School (#1 in Class Ranking)
• US Navy Advanced Wire Repair Certified
• US Navy Plane Captian Qualifier Boeing P8-A
• OSHA 10, NFPA70E, CPR/First Aid Certified

Awards / Recognition
Navy & Marine Corps Achievement Medal
#1 in aviation electrician class ranking

Fields of Expertise

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