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Offshore Wind Energy and/or Submarine Cable Project Manager/ Senior Scientist – Northeast & Mid-Atlantic States, U.S or Remote

Environmental Services
19400001391 Requisition #

Discover your full potential. At Tetra Tech, we are collaborating with industry-leading experts for a sustainable future for our world. We combine consulting and engineering with advanced analytics and technology to solve the world’s most complex challenges. Our innovation hubs across the globe will enable you to share ideas and best practices while growing your professional network. Wherever you are in your career journey, you will benefit from working with world-class engineers, scientists, and technical specialists.


Apply today and join the company that is Leading with Science®.


Tetra Tech’s commitment to hiring the best talent in the industry and helping them thrive professionally is stronger than ever. We are currently seeking a motivated Submarine Cable and/or Offshore Wind Energy Project Manager / Senior Scientist.


The successful candidate will be a strong communicator with a, technical background with offshore project experience, project management skills, and a clear ability to manage client relationships, both internally and externally. Experience managing major projects with complex project teams is preferred. Experience with marine geophysics, offshore ecology, NEPA/Federal and state permitting, offshore wind, power generation, subsea transmission, energy infrastructure, and/or renewable energy is desired.  The ideal candidate will be adept at technical problem solving, with the ability to tackle complex and/or multi-disciplinary tasks to identify and optimize workflows and manage sub-tasks to achieve unique project goals. 



  • Manage aggressive timelines for large, complex projects being planned in offshore and coastal settings.
  • Review and understand project milestones, address critical issues and risks and be able to effectively communicate with a wide variety of audiences.
  • Proactively evaluate risk associated with project strategies, project changes and regulatory agency interactions.
  • Capitalize on existing client relationships to capture additional opportunities for marine/coastal projects.


  • BS in a Physical or Earth Science, or related field (e.g., Marine or Coastal Science, Geology, Oceanography, Environmental Science, Environmental Management, or Engineering or related fields)
  • 5 -10 years of professional experience with a pattern of progressive achievements.
  • Strong technical background especially in a marine/coastal/offshore setting.
  • Demonstrated success leveraging project management skills, especially leading teams in diverse geographic locations and across multiple skillsets or specializations.
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills required along with public presentation skills required.
  • Applied knowledge of offshore biological, physical, and cultural resources important.
  • Strong capability in ArcGIS.


Preferred Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in a marine science, engineering or related background preferred.
  • 10+ years of relevant experience.
  • Business Development experience.


About Tetra Tech:

Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the world. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees—20,000 associates working together to provide smart, scalable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development.


Explore our open positions at https://www.tetratech.com/careers. Follow us on social media to learn more about our people, culture, and opportunities:


LinkedIn: @TetraTechCareers


Twitter: @TetraTechJobs


Facebook: @TetraTechCareers


Tetra Tech is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Diversity, inclusion, and equity are among Tetra Tech’s core values. Throughout our history, the company has prioritized equitable inclusion of all people. All qualified candidates will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, military or veteran status, gender, age, disabilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information and any other characteristics protected by the law. We invite resumes from all interested parties. Please visit our website at www.tetratech.com to see the array of diverse services and exciting projects we are currently working on.


Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


Please no phone calls or agencies.

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