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Electrical Design Engineer - Off Grid Solar / PV

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH108980
  • Location: England, London
  • Sector: Solar, Renewables
  • Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
  • Date posted: 19/07/2017
This vacancy has now expired.
Job description
Electrical Engineer - Renewable Energy Systems (RES), Grid-connected and Off-grid Solar, Hybrid generator systems, micro-grids and mini-grids, Electrical System Design

Job Description / Responsibilities:
The candidate will be responsible for the design of electrical system including but not limited to:
*Planning and sizing of:
*Electrical system (LV)
*Micro or mini-grid
*PV systems (small to large scale)
*Off-grid and hybrid systems
*Other RES
*Technology selection
*Systems and SCADA configuration
*Technical report and project documentation
*Prototypes and testing

The candidate will assist and report to the line Manager during the engineering, procurement, installation, testing and commissioning of the system.
- Work with the Engineering Team and in-line Managers to ensure customers' needs are met.
- Develop Project Implementation Plans for major projects or several smaller, but complex projects, or for the design within a specific discipline.
- Maintain engineering records, lists and reports as required to ensure compliance with the scheduled project plan, adherence to the budget, adherence to procurement specification, or to ensure engineering problems are monitored and resolved.

Desired Candidate Profile:
Graduated Engineering Electrical, preferred if specialised in Renewables, knowledge in off-grid and hybrid systems design or operations would constitute an advantage.
Minimum 3 years of experience, preferably in PV power generation system grid connected, off-grid and hybrid systems.
The candidate should be willing to travel across various foreign Countries where the projects are located.

Software skills required:
- Electrical calculation tools
- Autocad
- Excel
- PVsyst or other PV simulators
- Homer would be an asset

Languages skills:
English - fluent
French speaking would be an asset

For more information about this role please contact our London office