Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Brief Role Description: Solar Engineer to provide technical engineering package and support to installation teams during designing and installation, start-up, testing, system commissioning, or performance monitoring. Test or evaluate photovoltaic (PV) cells or modules, and must be able to work without supervision, and to be a go-getter and able to solve problems analytically. A proven track record of 3+ years of solar project experience, including all types of solar systems on/off Grid (ground, rooftop, car parking).

  • Conduct engineering site audits to collect all the necessary structural, electrical, and related site information for use in the design of commercial, industrial, and domestic solar power systems.
  • Review specifications and recommend engineering or manufacturing changes to achieve solar design objectives.
  • Develop detailed engineering drawing including 3D models and shadow analysis with losses and optimization recommendations of the site for solar energy installations using computer-aided design (CAD), PVsyst, SketchUp
  • Details engineering should also include creating electrical single-line diagrams, panel schedules, and connection diagrams, and optimized routing schedules.
  • Develop design specifications and functional requirements for energy systems and components.
  • Prepare a detailed BOQ to be sent out to suppliers and contractors.
  • Provide full support to installation teams during installation, start-up, testing, system commissioning, or performance monitoring.
  • Ensure to meet the target dates and work schedule milestones on time.
  • Develop standard operation procedures and quality or safety standards for solar installation work.
  • Create checklists for review or inspection of completed solar installation projects
  • Draft the scope of work and estimate the respective project budget.
  • To handle the site team for O&M (software and hardware).

Who we're looking for:

  • University degree in Electrical Engineering and/or Solar System Engineering
  • 4+ years of experience with at least 2 years in the solar industry in the UAE/MENA
  • UAE Drive license is Mandatory.
  • DEWA Solar Approved Engineer.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Experience:

  • engineering: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Location:

  • Dubai Silicon Oasis (Preferred)

Work Remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19