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Senior PV Engineer

Location
Madrid (Spain)
Job vacancy
full-time
Company Statement
The new sustainability: want to join a renewable energy pioneer? Our mission is to advance large-scale photovoltaic to meet the growing global demand for clean electricity. Come be a part of our success story!
Your Job
• Assessment of site topography, potential constraints, main components sizing and selection of suitable technology for green field development (including BESS, agriPV)
 • Preparation and review of design specifications, and Engineering design packages (Mechanical, Civil and Electrical) for large scale PV projects during all project phases; at early-stage conceptual design, planning package, and tendering
 • Review and evaluation of tender documents and technical requirements
 • Preparation and review of single line diagrams up to MV and coordinating with grid team the HV specifications to match with the HV single line diagram
 • Evaluation of climate data sources and 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
Your profile
• Academic degree in Electrical Engineering, Renewable Energies, or similar
 • In depth knowledge of PV system design (engineering planning), IEC codes and specification according to the project / country specific requirements as per relevant standards
 • Good understanding of techno-economic aspects of solar projects and latest market developments.
 • Hands-on experience in solar power plant design preferably in the field of utility scale projects, with 3 to 7 years of experience in renewable energy projects and ideally a minimum of 3 years in solar PV projects, BESS and ideally Floating and AgriPV
 • Sound design knowledge in areas of solar plant layouts, civil design, SLD, MV and HV equipment’s, Power Transmission, System loss calculation, & general electrical requirements of large-scale solar power plants
 • In depth knowledge in modules, inverters, cables, transformers, MV switchgears relays and industry best practices
 • Software skills: Mandatory – AutoCAD, PVSyst, PVCase or Helios 3D and MS office; Desired –QGIS or ArcGIS
 • Fluency in English and (Spanish/Greek/French), both written and spoken
 • Pro-active team player with high degree of self-management and problem-solving ability
 • You are highly committed, have strong communication & negotiation skills, interpersonal and intercultural competence, positive attitude, enthusiasm to learn, willingness to contribute and travel affinity
We offer you
  • A truly international work environment with colleagues from around the world
  • An open-minded and highly motivated team
  • Interesting and challenging tasks and an opportunity to experience working with our global projects 
  • We encourage both teamwork and personal responsibility
  • Great opportunities for professional and personal growth
  • Competitive compensation and other exciting benefits 
Career