Engineering/ Technical

Snr Electrical Engineer

Full Time

Candidate Responsibilities will include:
Provide continuous input towards improvement and optimisation of the operating system
Support to Project / Business Development
Conduct or approve preliminary yield assessments accurately and timeously based on the information provided
Support in evaluating the technical business case and provide input to the plausibility of the project
Develop and establish the technical base case and specifications of the project
Support Supply Chain Management on compilation and evaluation of RFP documents and supplier responses
Conduct detailed due diligence and investigations to conclude on technology selections
Conclude and approve detailed yield assessments accurately and timeously based on the information available
Manage, co-ordinate and compile the complete system design package
Support Execution Team with planning and alignment of technical aspects of the project
Manage, coordinate and review the detailed engineering design package / process
Ensure that all relevant design information identified throughout the structuring phase is implemented in the detailed designs issued for construction
Support in stakeholder engagements (utility, LTA, suppliers, contractors, etc.) to establish requirements, resolve matters critical to reaching Financial Close
Review and approve design change request or proposals in the event of deviations
Assist in establishing and evaluating quality expectations and documentation during construction
Conduct site visits to monitor and ensure design expectations are implemented
Support and drive testing and commissioning activities towards Commercial Operation Date
Support in project close out phase towards TTO
Support to resolve matters identified during operations
Investigate and implement solutions towards improving relevant operational / functional systems within the project

 

Candidate Minimum Requirements:
Degree in Electrical / Electronical Engineering
Degree in Electro Mechanical Engineering An excellent knowledge of MS Office
7+ years electrical / electro mechanical engineering experience This includes the following:
2+ years renewable energy experience
2+ years project environment experience
2+ years distribution and reticulation design experience
Professional Registration with ECSA or at an advanced stage of submission
No criminal record
Valid driver’s license


Ideal Candidate must have:
Project Management Certificate
Master’s degree in Engineering
Further study in Renewable Energy
Experience in AutoCAD
Experience in Weather data sets (MN7, SolarGIS)
Exposure to High Voltage Networks and Sub-Stations
Experience in Utility Scale PV Project design and execution