Welcome to the Energy Community

The energy industry has exciting opportunities for MIT Sloan students in both traditional and new sectors, and is in need of specialists in all business functions—from finance to entrepreneurship.

Energy Industry Verticals for Sloanies

  • Overview
  • Sample Companies
  • Sample Job Roles
  • Finance + Investing

    VC, IB. Investing in or underwriting energy development projects.


    Energy procurement strategy for data centers. Analyzing new tech.

    Renewable Dev + Utilities

    Developing new renewable projects. Corporate development or strategy.


    Business development, project management, operations, analytics.

    See the Energy Recruiting Overview, created by the Sloan Energy Club for a guide to opportunities, recruiting timelines, compensation, and resources.

  • BlueWave Solar • Citla Energy • CustomerFirst Renewables • EnerNoc • Generate Capital (Cleantech investing) • Google Energy • National Grid • NextEra Energy • Shell • Siemans AG • Spherical Analytics • Stem • Tendril Networks • Tesla
  • Analyst • Associate • Commercial Advisor • Director of Customer Success • Director of Energy Analytics • Director of Marketing • Finance Director • Investment Associate • Leadership Development/General Manager • Marketing Manager • Sr. Financial Analyst

MIT spinoff Via Separations scores $38M Series B to decarbonize manufacturing

By Ron Miller | TechCrunch | October 21, 2021

Via Separations is a startup from a couple of MIT material science engineers who figured out a way to reduce the amount of energy required in a manufacturing process, resulting in lower carbon …

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This chart shows the 6 stages of career growth. Where are you now?

By Gary Burnison | CNBC | September 21, 2021

Different people are destined to different career paths. But ideally, over time, you will take on bigger assignments and more responsibilities that will help you get to where you want.

As a CEO …

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Don’t Let These Negotiation Myths Hold You Back—Here’s How to Shake Them

By Brian Liou | The Muse

When I was just starting my company Rora—a career and negotiation agency for high performers—a friend received a job offer she was excited about. When I asked her if she planned to negotiate, she …

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