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Senior Design Engineer PV
Hamburg, Deutschland, Germany, Northern Germany, Europe
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for Senior Design Engineer PV to be based in the international branch of our client in Hamburg (Germany) being a key team member within the PV and Solar division on an international scale:

Our client is one of the most experienced project developer of onshore and offshore wind farms. In addition to wind energy, the developer will offer further technologies including photovoltaics, services and the supply of clean electricity and electricity storage and involvement in the development of power-to-gas solutions.






•Design commercial and utility scale PV systems, including single line diagrams, array layouts, fence layout, road layout. Layouts to be performed in AutoCAD
•Perform string size calculations
•Establish PV basis of design including module selection, string sizing, ground coverage ratio, inverter selection, inverter power factor requirements, inverter loading ratio, and cable sizing
•Perform energy performance modelling using PVsyst software
•Assess/survey site conditions and anticipate issues that may arise during construction.
•Research and development in solar technology for new product development and stay current on new technological developments in the field
•Demonstrated structural, mechanical, and electrical design skills, ability to generate accurate, highly‐detailed construction drawings.
•Understanding of utility PPA and Interconnection requirements
•Assess project team and processes to identify how current technologies are being used, how to apply lean techniques, and identify potential areas for improvement
•Develop new technology evaluation methods and standards
•Apply knowledge of engineering principles and practices to tasks, particularly when analysing current technical tools, and evaluating tools
•Communicate field observations with design engineering to achieve design solutions
•Stay on top of relevant changes of Electrical Codes various countries



Our client is looking for an experienced individual whith excellent communication skills to be able to interact with the Solar Project Development Team and external design teams. The ideal candidate posseses strong interpersonal skills and a proactive work ethic. A strong ability to apply innovative and creative skills to problem solving and time management skills.


The following requirements are mandatory:

Extensive experience in PV system design, Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering, fluent English language skills. Spanish, Portuguese, French or German language skills are a plus.


If you are interested in the position Senior Design Engineer PV, we are looking forward to receive your application or your CV. Please contact our colleague Sabrina Hickl in Hamburg via + 49 (0) 40 368 811 990 | or apply directly on our homepage

Many thanks and we are looking forward to hearing from you. 

PV, Design, Design-Engineer, Solar, Sonnenenergie, renewables, renewable energy, Energie, erneuerbare Energien, Konstrukteur, Designer

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