PV ENGINEER

Our client is one of the leading investors in renewable energy projects one of the leaders in Europe in terms of Solar PV and BESS projects. Currently for their main engineering team in Berlin we are looking for a PV Engineer.

This role shall support the Technical manager and senior engineers on the daily design activities for utility scale PV projects.

Also preparation and review of Engineering design packages (Mechanical, Civil and Electrical) for large scale PV and BESS projects during all project phases.

The PV engineer will report to the Head of Engineering and will have prominent exposure to and interaction with the other junior and senior engineering team members, business development, acquisition and transactions teams.

WORK EXPERIENCE:

  • 3-5 years of work experience in design of utility scale PV plants.
  • Good understanding of techno-economic aspects of solar projects and latest market technologies.
  • In depth knowledge about PV modules, inverters, cables, transformers, MV switchgears and industry best practices.
  • Sound knowledge about PV, civil design, MV and HV equipment’s, Power Transmission, System losses, & general electrical requirements of utility-scale solar power plants
  • Motivated, problem-solver, pro-active and results-oriented.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability and proven experience to think creatively and develop

    innovative solutions involving electrical and mechanical challenges.

  • Effective skills to engage and communicate with all stakeholders.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assessment of site topography, potential constraints, main components sizing and selection of suitable technology for PV design at early stages of development.
  • DC capacity estimation, preparation of layouts, and planning packages typical drawings.
  • Preparation and review of cable sizing and single line diagrams up for LV,MV and coordinating with grid team the HV specifications to match with the HV single line diagram.
  • Evaluation of climate data sources, preparation of energy yield simulations (PVsyst) to provide key project performance indicators for commercial project optimization.
  • Leading / participating in site visits in projects early stages to identity buildable area, optimize layout design, identify infrastructure crossings, and prepare site assessment reports.
  • Leading / participating in technical discussions and negotiations with third party technical advisors and consultants for Technical Due Diligence of PV projects.

IT SKILLS

  • MS Office
    • AutoCAD
    • PVCase or Helios 3D or similar design tools • PVSyst

EDUCATION

Electrical Engineering or Power Engineering degree

LANGUAGES

Fluency in English is a must

KALE Recruitment Muchorska Tarud-Karwowska S.J jest agencją zatrudnienia wpisaną jako podmiot upoważniony w rejestrze Marszałka Województwa Mazowieckiego pod numerem 28683

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