Solar Conceptual Design Manager

Job title : Solar Conceptual Design Manager
Location : United States of America
Job-type : Permanent
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The Electrical Solar Conceptual Design Manager functions in a mid level engineer capacity, or as a technical specialist. Under general supervision, performs all aspects of conventional design engineering and analysis. Broadens knowledge and skill set in area of discipline. May start to expand knowledge in other disciplines and/or functional areas.

  • Electrical engineer with electrical engineering experience in utility scale solar projects, experience should include but is not limited to the following:

  • Creating oneline drawings

  • Creating collection system overall layout

  • Power cable sizing, cable schedules

  • Electrical equipment sizing and selection

  • Experience with specifying and procuring electrical equipment (listed below).

  • Understand and be able to work within a schedule and manhours budget

  • Familiar with applicable NEC and IEEE/ANSI standards

  • Electrical equipment includes but is not limited to: MV and LV switchgear, pad mount transformer, Transformer -GSUT, panel boards, breakers, protective relays, inverter, battery, battery chargers, disconnect switches, surge arrestors, dead front disconnect switch, medium voltage cable, low voltage cable, control cable, fiber optic cable,

  • Prepares complex engineering calculations such as: load flow, short circuit and reactive capability analysis (ETAP or SKM), Arc flash analysis (ETAP or SKM), Cable ampacity study (CYMCAP or equivalent), grounding analysis, AC-DC voltage drop calculations, VOC/ISC calcs, AC/DC Cable sizing.

  • Actively coordinate with others on the team

  • Delegate and supervise work of younger engineers

  • Communicate with upper management and provide status updates on engineering design activities.