• Solar Electrical Engineer Taiwan

    Location CN-Taipei
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    Position Type
    Permanent employment
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  • Local Unit & Position Description

    DNV GL is seeking a highly motivated and dedicated solar expert to join our Taiwan team. The position is limited to one year but may possibly lead to a permanent position.

    As an independent advisor, the Solar Engineer will provide independent and Owner’s Engineering services through the entire lifecycle of solar projects located in Taiwan and in other countries in Asia. DNV GL also expect that part of his time will be allocated to support business development activities and eventually some research and development projects.

    Job activities will include:

    • Project: As part of the daily work, it is expected that the Solar Engineer will be involved in technical advisory services for projects under development, construction and operation which may include but not limited to technical due diligences, constructions monitoring, assessment of the project performance, site inspections and project management. The Solar Engineer will prepare and deliver technical report, presentations and discuss methodologies and results with Customers;
    • Business Development: The candidate will be responsible for the solar business development activities, identifying opportunities in the local market maintain the required network of contacts, and providing key market intelligence to help develop services according to the local industry needs;
    • Research and Development. Participate in local and global internal R&D projects related to the solar business.

    Position Qualifications

    Education and Experience

      • Required: Bachelor’s degree required in Electrical Engineering.
      • Desired: Master’s degree preferred;
      • Minimum of 2 years of professional experience in the solar sector;
      • Experience in Electrical design for LV or MV networks
      • Technical Competency
    • Qualified candidates are expected to demonstrate most of the following technical competency items:
      • Solid knowledge of centralized solar PV projects, equipment and sensors including modules, inverters, trackers, BoP, solar stations and others components of the plant.
      • Experience in LV and MV electrical equipment design and
      • Experience in project acceptance tests and commissioning procedures for LV and MV electrical equipment (Equipment test data review);
      • Experience may include but is not limited to: technical due diligence for M&A or finance purpose, supply and O&M contract negotiation and review, project schedule and financial model, system design and optimization, energy production estimates, equipment selection, and performance monitoring;
      • Familiarity with PVsyst as well as other energy simulation software
      • Experience may also include a working knowledge of solar PV related regulations, codes and standards;
      • Lead and support independent qualitative and quantitative analysis;
      • Knowledge of IEC and other relevant certifications in the solar industry;
      • Familiar with typical equipment for site inspections (thermographic cameras, I-V curve tracers);
      • Project management skills and desired previous experience or certification (PMI);
      • Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
      • Languages: must have excellent written and verbal communications skills, including ability to write clear and detailed technical reports, presentations and emails in English (mandatory).

    Company & Business Area Description

    DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business.

    We provide classification, technical assurance, software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables industries. We also provide certification, supply chain and data management services to customers across a wide range of industries.


    Combining technical, digital and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, we empower our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight.

    With origins stretching back to 1864 and operations in more than 100 countries, our experts are dedicated to helping customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.


    DNV GL delivers world-renowned testing and advisory services to the energy value chain including renewables and energy efficiency. Our expertise spans onshore and offshore wind power, solar, conventional generation, transmission and distribution, smart grids, and sustainable energy use, as well as energy markets and regulations. Our experts support customers around the globe in delivering a safe, reliable, efficient, and sustainable energy supply.

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