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PV Solar & Power Design Engineer

The responsibilities of this job include (but not limited to):

  • Assist with project proposals, providing the most cost-effective designs and innovative solutions for customer facilities.
  • Determine projected annual energy performance based on proposed mechanical electrical layouts and power substation layouts.
  • Generate power generation concepts
  • Respond to technical proposal
  • Design PV, Wind, Hybrid products for company’s U.S. and international customers
  • Electrical schematic drawing and structural details in AutoCad
  • Create PV power system performance modeling
  • Specify and obtain third party quotation for required equipment
  • Approve the Bills of Materials (BOM) for all projects
  • Approve detailed drawings for electrical conduit runs; electrical equipment placement; solar panel layout; structural steel supports; and steel shop drawings for specific customer projects.

Qualifications, skills and knowledge requirements:

  • BSEE or equivalent engineering degree (MS is preferred)
  • EIT and/or PE is plus
  • Expertise in PV systems (off-grid & grid-tied)
  • Minimum of 3 years of direct experience working in renewable energy industry
  • Experience in PVWATTS and PVSYST systems
  • Working knowledge of U.S. Engineering industry standards including NEC, UBC, IBC, IEEE, etc.
  • Proficient in AutoCAD
  • MS Excel and MS Project skills are required.
  • Demonstrated ability to work cross-functionally and cross-culturally on projects to accomplish organizational goals.
  • Able to prioritize multiple, sometimes competing, priorities.
  • Ability to do national and international travel is required.

Send your resume (CV) to jobs.usa@ebr-energy.com.