Ingénieur photovoltaïque (senior)

Lyon (France)
Job vacancy
Your Job
• Assessment of site topography, potential constraints, main components sizing and selection of suitable technology for green field development (including BESS, agriPV). 
• Preparation and review of design specifications, and Engineering design packages (Mechanical, Civil and Electrical) for large scale PV projects during all project phases; at early-stage conceptual design, planning package, and tendering. 
• Review and evaluation of tender documents and technical requirements. 
• Preparation and review of single line diagrams up to MV and coordinating with grid team the HV specifications to match with the HV single line diagram. 
• Evaluation of climate data sources and preparation of energy yield simulations (PVsyst) to provide key project performance indicators for commercial project optimization. 
• Leading / participating in site visits in projects early stages to identity buildable area, optimize layout design, identify infrastructure crossings, and prepare site assessment reports. 
• Leading / participating in technical discussions and negotiations with third party technical advisors and consultants for Technical Due Diligence of PV projects.
Your profile
• Academic degree in Electrical Engineering, Renewable Energies, or similar. 
• In depth knowledge of PV system design (engineering planning), IEC codes and specification according to the project / country specific requirements as per relevant standards. 
• Good understanding of techno-economic aspects of solar projects and latest market developments.
• Hands-on experience in solar power plant design preferably in the field of utilityscale projects, with 3 to 7 years of experience in renewable energy projects and a minimum of 3 years in solar PV projects, BESS and ideally Floating and AgriPV. 
• Sound design knowledge in areas of solar plant layouts, civil design, SLD, MV and HV equipment’s, Power Transmission, System loss calculation, & general electrical requirements of large-scale solar power plants .
• In depth knowledge in modules, inverters, cables, transformers, MV switchgears relays and industry best practices. 
• Software skills: Mandatory – AutoCAD, PVSyst, PVCase or Helios 3D and MS office; Desired –QGIS or ArcGIS
• Fluency in French and English, both written and spoken. 
• Pro-active team player with high degree of self-management and problem-solving ability. 
• You are highly committed, have strong communication & negotiation skills, interpersonal and intercultural competence, positive attitude, enthusiasm to learn, willingness to contribute and travel affinity.
We offer you
  • Working alongside highly motivated and competent colleagues;
  • A flexible entrepreneurial culture, and taking part in a corporate culture that encourages employees to take responsibility;
  • An international and multicultural professional envireonment;
  • A young,open and very motivated team;
  • Interesting missions and challenges to overcome;
  • Promotion of team spirit and autonomy;
  • Real opportunities for professional and personal development
Other advantages:

  • Salary: Remuneration according to experience
  • Great flexibility in remote working
  • Bonus on objective
  • Annual training budget
  • Public transport: 100% covered by the employer
  • SNCF Liberté card
  • Quarterly team events (afterwork,team building)
  • Mutual insurance 100% covered by the employer

Interested in joining the team?

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