PV/BESS Engineer

Job title : PV/BESS Engineer
Job-type : Permanent
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​​We are seeking an experienced, competent, and diligent candidate who can support the utility-scale solar and battery project development team. The candidate will work closely with the project initiation team and development management personnel, and other departments to develop solar and battery projects.

• Develop preliminary PV and BESS system site plan drawings;

• Carry out site design optimization work, related to acreage, site usage, site features, technical and economical considerations;

• Review potential sites and assist in identifying impactful conditions (slopes, land features, soiling, structural considerations) to help team evaluate the sites.

• Run PVsyst simulation and system production optimization, and optimizing battery cycling and sizing;

• Prepare Utility/ISO interconnection application and correspond with the Utility on subsequent studies;

• Understand and evaluate BESS solution to better support project development and project RFPs;


• Bachelor of Electrical Engineering or equivalent;

• 5+ years engineering experience in PV industry;

• Experience with utility or commercial PV and battery storage projects;

• Utility-scale solar PV design, and/or project development experience;

• Experience in production modeling software such as PV Syst;

• Able to interact effectively across organizational boundaries to achieve goals and meet deadlines;

If you'd like more information around this exciting oppurtunity, please contact me at b.garcia@pipermaddox.com