COMMERCIAL ENGINEERING MANAGER

As part of the Commercial Engineering Team this role provides technical support across all areas of the global organisation and for projects being developed across the globe with a main focus in Poland.

Contributing to and supporting all areas of Company bp’s Commercial Engineering Team, focusing on projects in early development and pre-construction phases and including support to projects in construction.

Duties & responsibilities

  • Focusing on projects in Poland (primarily, but also internationally), support the Project Development process (including Acquisitions), across all technical aspects;
  • Lead the Technical Due Diligence (Acquisition and/or Financing) and manage internal and external service providers;
  • Undertake Energy Yield Assessments (EYA);
  • Undertake LCOE Optimisation and analysis for new Projects;
  • Support the assessment of new technologies (modules, inverters, structures);
  • Lead the development of Basic Design, including instructing layouts and SLDs;
  • Lead the development of EPC Contract Technical Appendices;
  • Support Project Managers as needed across all technical aspects during construction period, Works Completion, PAC and FAC;
  • Coordinate and manage Technical Advisors (OE, LTA, etc) locally and internationally;
  • Review EPC Contractor bids, designs, reports, orders, etc for compliance with Owner’s Requirements and EPC Contract Appendices;
  • Undertake site visits to both new greenfield sites and sites under construction;
  • Support on engineering analysis of curtailment, performance evaluation of new technologies, etc.

Knowledge & experience

  • Strong level of experience in the Solar PV industry;
  • Good knowledge of PV generating technologies and constituent components (modules, inverters, structures, trackers, etc);
  • Good knowledge of EPC / O&M contracts, including Technical Appendices;
  • Good understanding of PPAs, Grid Connection Agreements and technical inputs to Financial Models,
  • Experience in undertaking Energy Yield Assessment (EYA) and good knowledge of pertinent factors affecting PV plant performance;
  • Knowledge of simulation software including PVsyst (AutoCAD, PVcase, ArcGIS or other Solar software is a plus);
  • Experience with large-scale Solar PV plants in Poland, working either on the Developer, EPC Contractor or Technical Advisor side;
  • Good knowledge of the main players in the industry (Technical Advisors, investors, EPCs, TSO/DNOs, etc).

General skills & attributes

  • Fluent English spoken and written;
  • Fluent Polish spoken and written;
  • Full Driving licence;
  • Proactive, autonomous, flexible and driven.
  • Forward thinking, a problem solver and solution provider;
  • Proactive and being able to prioritise workload;
  • Able to promote a positive working culture within the team;
  • Strong organisational and good communication skills both verbal and written.

Education and qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering
  • Master’s in Renewable Energy or related field is required

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