Solivus Job

Project Engineer

Posted: 

November 30, 2022

PROJECT ENGINEER

·      You will be working within the engineering team to design and deliver UK-wide commercial & industrial rooftop solar PV projects using state of the art light-weight technology

·      Ideally SE or Midlands based

·      Hybrid – with the ability to work from our London office 2 days a week and attend site as required

·      Position reports to our Technical Manager / COO

Solivus are a fast-growing and exciting scale-up business working to commercialise cutting edge light-weight solar PV technology. We are striving to decarbonise the built environment and provide energy security for our customers using technology that is good for the planet and good for people.

We are looking for a creative and enthusiastic Project Engineer who is keen to learn about the next generation of light-weight technology and can help our team deliver high profile, commercial and industrial energy solutions. While the role is focused on PV system design, as a scale-up company, the selected candidate will have the opportunity to work across many parts of the business Including feasibility studies, site surveys, product development and time on site during construction and O&M activities.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

·      Work closely with sales and engineering colleagues to offer the best solution for each project

·      2D and 3DCAD design, including single line diagrams, panel layouts, construction drawings, and as-built drawings for all solar projects

·      Performance analysis for prospective projects using internal and proprietary software

·      Generating bill-of-materials for projects and assist in procurement

·      Work with utility companies on grid connection applications

·      Monitoring and reporting of existing assets for O&M

·      Occasional travel to sites for technical surveys, installation and O&M

·      Support the development of all internal design process

ESSENTIALS

·      Electrical engineering degree or similar relevant to solar or renewables

·      Minimum 2- 3 years’ experience in the solar PV industry

·      Knowledge of industry applicable regulations & standards

·      Experience and knowledge on the design and construction process of residential, commercial or utility-scale solar PV projects

·      Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Sketchup/AutoCAD and proprietary solar design software

·      Capable of understanding technical specifications and construction documents

·      Good level of oral and written communication skills

·      Occasional travel as necessary

·      Confident independent and team worker

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