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Senior Solar Engineer

Job description

Are you an experienced Solar Engineer looking to take your career to the next level? 

I'm looking for a Senior Solar Engineer on behalf of my client who is one of the leading consultancy companies in the renewable space. They have offices all across Europe and this role will be based in Hamburg or Oldenburg, Germany.

To qualify you must have:
  • Previous experience in the solar sector, at least five years, preferable in consultancy or engineering companies. 
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in solar/ renewable energy, electrical or mechanical engineering, or other relevant discipline;
  • Familiar with development, EPC and operation of Solar PV Plants in Germany and internationally;
  • Knowledge of wind renewable energy will be an advantage;
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills in English and German;
  • Good command of engineering and especially solar PV software is an advantage (PVsyst, SolarFarmer and Autocad);
  • Availability for short travels, across the country and internationally;
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook;
  • Valid driving License.

The role will include:
  • Technical due diligence of pre-construction and operational projects, including data analysis, documentation review, and risk analysis
  • Design optimization of solar PV plants (utility and C&I scale)
  • Technology and design review of solar PV plants
  • Assist clients with procurement including contract negotiation and tendering
  • Solar Resource Assessment and Energy Production Assessment
  • Project implementation monitoring and drawdown certification

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