Project Engineer - Solar

Greentalent, recruiter specialized in search and selection of professionals and managers in the Energy, Engineering and Environment market, on behalf of a world leader in the development and management of solar energy projects, is looking for a: 

Project Engineer – Solar

Main Responsibilities:  


  • Focusing on projects in Italy (but also internationally), support the Project Development process (including Acquisitions), across all technical aspects;
  • Lead the Technical Due Diligence (Acquisition and/or Financing) and manage internal and external service providers;
  • Undertake Energy Yield Assessments (EYA);
  • Undertake LCOE Optimisation and analysis for new Projects;
  • Support the assessment of new technologies (modules, inverters, structures);
  • Lead the development of Basic Design, including instructing layouts and SLDs;
  • Lead the development of EPC Contract Technical Appendices;
  • Support Project Managers as needed across all technical aspects during construction period, Works Completion, PAC and FAC;
  • Coordinate and manage Technical Advisors (OE, LTA, etc) locally and internationally;
  • Review EPC Contractor bids, designs, reports, orders, etc for compliance with Owner’s Requirements and EPC Contract Appendices;
  • Undertake site visits to both new greenfield sites and sites under construction;
  • Support on engineering analysis of curtailment, performance evaluation of new technologies, etc.




  • Strong level of experience in the Solar PV industry;
  • Good knowledge of PV generating technologies and constituent components (modules, inverters, structures, trackers, etc);
  • Good knowledge of EPC / O&M contracts, including Technical Appendices;
  • Good understanding of PPAs. Grid Connection Agreements and technical inputs to Financial Models;
  • Experience in undertaking Energy Yield Assessment (EYA) and good knowledge of pertinent factors affecting PV plant performance;
  • Knowledge of simulation software including PVsyst (AutoCAD, ArcGIS or other Solar software is a plus);
  • Experience with large-scale Solar PV plants in UK, working either on the Developer, EPC Contractor or Technical Advisor side;
  • Good knowledge of the main players in the industry (Technical Advisors, investors, EPCs, TSO/DNOs, etc).


 Location: Milan/North Italy 



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