DNV GL is seeking a highly motivated and dedicated solar (photovoltaic) expert to join our team in Germany (Hamburg or Oldenburg). The position is a full-time position that reports to the Head of Section, Renewables Advisory Germany (RAG), at the Oldenburg office.
As an independent advisor, the Senior Solar Engineer will spend most of the time conducting direct project work for clients, but also substantially conduct business development and sales tasks.
In particular, the Senior Solar Engineer will be leading the solar independent engineering business in Germany, but as part of an international group of solar experts dealing with these services for solar plants the Senior Solar Engineer will also work and support projects in other countries (mainly Europe and CIS states).
5+ years of professional experience in the solar sector (preferable in consultancy or engineering companies; non-residential sector; Europe and CIS markets).
Strong affinity to business development and sales tasks with good knowledge and overview of the PV market in Germany in the non-residential, multi-MW class.
Must have excellent written and verbal communications skills, including the ability to write clear and detailed technical reports, presentations and emails.
German and English skills: business-fluent, other languages a plus factor.
Willingness to travel across the country and internationally.
Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
Familiarity with PVsyst as well as other energy simulation software.
Bachelor’s degree required in Electrical Engineering or similar; Master’s degree preferred.
Knowledge/experience in commercial Energy Storage Systems (ESS) a plus factor.
For this position, DNV GL offers a number of benefits to include e.g. flexible work time, up to four days of home office per month, Company Pension Insurance Scheme and subsidies to canteen costs and local public transport.
Please be informed you may be requested to provide DNV GL additional documents for a background check.
Please submit your CV in English.
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