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The Solar industry has expanded significantly in recent years, and this upward trend shows no indication of slowing down. Solar energy is all around us and we’re only just scratching the surface of its potential.  

In this dynamic and rapidly evolving sector, our mission is to bring exceptional people to integral roles, that will change the course of the world. We are dedicated to connecting talent with opportunities in the dynamic solar sector, contributing to the ongoing transformation of the energy landscape. 

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Commercial 

  • Senior Executives, Sales, Policy, Business Development, Operations 

 

Engineering 

  • Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Battery Engineering (cell, module, pack) 

 

Construction & Operations 

  • Construction, Health & Safety, Quality 
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1 day ago
Acheteur Mobilité électrique
£50000 - £55000 per annum
Paris, Île-de-France
Permanent
Hybrid

Je recherche actuellement un acheteur mobilité électrique pour gérer les achats de produits et services liés au secteur électrique tels que les transformateurs, les tableaux électriques, les câbles, les protections, les prestations de préfabrication et d'installation.Le marché concerné adressera des prestations de travaux neufs, de modernisations, réparations et/ou rénovation dans l'univers de la distribution d'énergie, notamment la mobilité électrique et l'IRVE.Le poste :Garant de la performance des fournisseurs dans le respect des impératifs de coût, marge, HSSE, qualité et délai liés aux projets et familles d'achats.Force de proposition sur le choix des fournisseurs et sous-traitants, en France et à l'étranger.Force de proposition sur le choix des solutions techniques.Rencontre, visite des fournisseurs, benchmark, veille de marché.Support amont proactif auprès des chargés d'affaires, estimation, présentation de devis fournisseur en pré-étude.Constitution et conduite des dossiers d'appels d'offres, grille de comparaison, négociation, recommandation d'achats.Contractualisation des conditions d'achats.Maintenance des prix dans la base de données, tenue de KPI.Emission et suivi de commande.Evaluation continue des fournisseurs, gestion de la relation, arbitrage des litigesRespect des procédures et du code de conduite achatsVotre profil :Formation supérieure en électricité, vous possédez une expérience dans les achats ou une formation d'acheteur technique avec idéalement une expérience sur un portefeuille électrique.Maîtrise des outils de sourcing, rédaction de CDC d'achats, consultation, RFI, RFQ, négociation, comparaison d'offres, connaissance d'ERP.Connaissance des achats internationaux, maîtrise des incoterms, conditions de transport et d'importation, règlementation en matière de concurrence.Compréhension des clauses contractuelles et aptitude à les négocier.Faculté d'adaptation à des domaines d'achats variés et de gestion simultanée.Esprit d'analyse des historiques d'achat et des offres du marché, méthode, esprit de synthèse, capacité de reporting.Bon niveau d'anglais requis.Piper Maddox is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

1 day ago
Responsable Bureau d'études Solaire
£50000 - £55000 per annum
Paris, Île-de-France
Permanent
Hybrid

Pour accompagner son développement, mon client souhaite renforcer son pôle Solaire Photovoltaïque par le recrutement d'un Responsable Bureau d'Etudes Solaire.Mon client est une société de services spécialisée dans la construction et la maintenance des installations liés aux Energies et la Mobilité: IRVE, Electricité, Photovoltaïque, etc.Leurs missions couvrent notamment:* Etudes techniques et maîtrise d'œuvre* Installation, assistance avant et après-vente autour de ces installations.Sous la supervision du Directeur d'Activité Solaire, le Responsable Bureau d'études Solaire aura en charge :* Le pilotage, l'animation et le développement de l'activité ingénierie d'études.* La responsabilité de la livraison des études photovoltaïques (analyse des pièces, dimensionnement, productibles, documents graphiques, chiffrages).* La garantie de la bonne réalisation des dossiers grâce à son expertise.* L'appui technique des équipes commerciales dans les réponses aux appels d'offre, et les équipes travaux et exploitation dans le suivi des projets.* La dynamique des relations avec les clients, partenaires et prestataires.Profil :* Issu(e) d'une formation Bac+2 à Bac+5 ,vous disposez idéalement d'une solide expérience en management de bureau d'études photovoltaïques. * Vous maîtrisez les logiciels de CAO du type Autocad, Sketchup ou équivalent pour la conception 3D.* Vous êtes doté d'un bon relationnel et aimez travailler en équipe, vous êtes impliqué et motivé et savez faire preuve de curiosité intellectuelle. * Organisé, rigoureux et autonome vous êtes reconnu pour vos qualités managériales et votre leadership.Piper Maddox is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

1 day ago
Ingenieur Bureau d'étude Solaire
£40000 - £50000 per annum
Angers, Pays de la Loire
Permanent
Hybrid

Sous la responsabilité du Responsable Bureau d'études Solaire, le chargé d'étude aura en charge les études techniques, performance et prix des centrales photovoltaïques.A ce titre, vos principales missions sont de :* Assurer la bonne conception et l'ingénierie des centrales solaire PV* Effectuer les études de faisabilité des installations PV avec diagnostique du site, dimensionnement, étude d'autoconsommation et productible* Apportez l'appui technico-économique à l'équipe commerciale* Mener des réponses à appel d'offres privé et public* Valider la viabilité économique d'un projet* Réalisez les dossiers d'exécution des installations (plan d'implantation, schémas électrique, note de calcul, choix de matériel, etc)* Contribuer à l'élaboration des DP/PC et des démarches de raccordement* Travailler en étroite collaboration avec les autres services et partenairesDans ce poste, vous aurez:* Possibilité d'intervenir sur des projets innovants et diversifiés tournés vers l'avenir et avec un fort potentiel.* La fierté de promouvoir une énergie propre et d'être acteur de l'évolution de la société.* Participer au développement d'une entreprise reconnu dans ses domaines d'activité.Profil* Vous disposez d'une première expérience en bureau d'étude photovoltaïque et ou électrique.* Vous maîtrisez les logiciels de CAO du type Autocad ou Sketchup.* Vous possédez un bon relationnel, vous aimez travailler en équipe, vous êtes impliqué et motivé, vous savez faire preuve de curiosité intellectuelle.* Vous avez une maitrise avérée des outils Photovoltaïques type Archelios, PVsyst.* Vous êtes organisé, rigoureux, possédez un bon esprit d'équipe et faites preuve d'autonomie.Piper Maddox is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

1 day ago
Business Development Manager
Negotiable
England
Permanent
Hybrid

The roleTo distribute our charger management products, we forge partnerships with charger manufacturers, wholesalers, operators and installers. We provide them with an incredibly powerful driver-first platform with a very unique business model. While this channel is well developed in the UK, we are looking for an ambitious business developer who can help us launch in the Benelux under the guidance of established industry veterans. You will work with the founders to develop a Go-To-Market strategy for the region and then go and execute. You will approach warm and cold leads, educate them about our products, and nurture those relationships into strong partnerships.About you* You have an entrepreneurial mindset and are always looking for the opportunity in every situation.* You are an e-mobility enthusiast with a good handle on the complexities of the market.* You are a people person that thrives on building relationships and getting deals done.* You want to get your hands dirty and learn the product inside and out.* You are living in the Netherlands and are able to be in our Amsterdam office often.What you'll need* Experience in a similar function, preferably in selling software* Experience in e-mobility, preferably in the Benelux* Fluent in Dutch and English* Valid driver's licenseNice to haves* Experience working with different CRM systems and other sales toolsIs this you?We are looking for an astronaut. Someone who is not scared to take on a ridiculous challenge that to outsiders looks impossible. You will be building a rocket, midflight, from the inside out and missing half the screws. Working at an early-stage startup is not for the faint of heart, but it's fun as hell, and you have the opportunity to build something special with us. Furthermore, diversity is not some corporate checkbox for us - we'll need it to succeed. We are looking for folks from all walks of life to join our ranks and get this rocket to the moon.What we offer* The chance to get in early at a mission-driven startup with a very cool product.* Competitive equity package in a high growth market.* Office in central Amsterdam, on the iconic Singel canal in the 9 Streets neighbourhood.* Super flexible working environment. We want to be co-located as much as possible when we're building stuff together, but if you want to work from home or abroad sometimes, that's cool too. For night owls, you can start later in the day. You can bring your dog!* To shift gears after a long week, we're always keen for some fun. Whether that's a beer, a game, or a bike ride - we're open to it.* New hardware with your choice of operating system.* Coffee matters. We only buy the bestPiper Maddox is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

1 day ago
Head of Electrical Operations
Negotiable
München (81249), Bayern
Permanent
Hybrid

My clientis an innovative French start-up offering individuals and companies installation services for charging solutions for electric vehicles. My client is heavily growing within Europe, driven by its network of installation partners, a "5star" service and strong partnerships with leading car manufacturers. To accelerate its further growth, they are strengthening its team and looking for a Technical Engineer e Mobility Your mission * Manage and lead our growing 'Tech Team' with an electrical focus across the Munich office * Manage and assist with large projects focusing on planning, electrical design and onboarding new installation partners * A 'hands on approach' to management * Improving daily processes across the team * Hiring and onboarding of new members across the 'Tech Team' Your profile * BA degree or higher in Electrical Engineering or relevant degree* Drivers license required * Highly organized, self-starter and self-motivator with an entrepreneurial mindset * Understanding of the local market * Passion and motivation to succeed in a startup environment and desire to increase knowledge * Attention to details and capability to connect them through to the big picture * Ability to lead our partners while remaining flexible and listen to their expertise * Language: Excellent skills in German and English (both written & spoken), French is an asset * Willingness to learn quickly by working directly with the founders! Piper Maddox is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

1 day ago
Lead Mechanical Engineer - Fluid Systems
San Francisco, CA, USA
Permanent
On-site

An exciting electric vehicle manufacturer who are building a revolutionary alternative to the industry norm are actively looking to grow their mechanical engineering function by hiring a Lead Engineer to manage their internal fluid systems. This person will lead the development and implementation on a variety of innovative technologies to help this company truly change this space. The role has a great potential to evolve within the business to a further Team Lead/ Chief Engineer. Key Responsibilities: Help develop and design all the internal fluid systems to help the vehicle make it through production. Be responsible for the innovation relating to the fluid systems and taking basic processes through an exciting transformation Collaborate across the business with various other engineering functions to effective meet deadlines. Develop and execute innovative automotive design concepts, from initial concept to production, using a strong understanding of engineering principles, materials, and manufacturing processes. Desired background Bachelors or Masters’ degree in Mechanical Engineering – or relevant discipline (not looking for Ph.d candidates) 5+ years’ of experience working within a mixture of fluid systems based products within the transportation industry (trains, planes, buses, etc) – preference is 8-10 years Highly proficient using CATIA Strong communicator and track record working with various teams to meet deadlines. Ideally worked on the back-end of the product For more information please don't hesisitate to get in touch with me on j.calver@pipermaddox.com or call 646 846 3353

1 day ago
Senior Project Engineer
$150,000 - $180,000 + Package
United States
Permanent
Remote

Senior Project Engineer $150,000 - $180,000 P.E Electrical License in OR, CA, WA, NV, AZ Remote with 20% Travel I have been engaged by a leading developer, owner & operator of a wide range of renewable energy and clean tech projects in the US, Europe & Canada. They serve a range of customers including commercial, government, municipals, education, health and much more. Today the business has $13 Billion in energy solutions projects, they have 423Mwe of owned energy assets in operation and an additional 432Mwe in development & construction. There is truly no better time to join this strong standing player in the renewable space. This is an opportunity to work as an Senior Project Engineer for their most prestigious team that work on energy projects for the Federal Government. You will be an expert in one of the following areas: Solar, BESS or Microgrids as well as understanding the others on a conversational level. You will be supporting the team by creating, designing & reviewing renewable energy electrical designs across the West Coast. This position can be offered on a remote basis with 20% travel to the project sites. You will need to be a licensed Professional Engineer. You must be a Sole US Citizen, due to the nature of secure nature of the projects. If you are interested in the above position, please reach out by replying to this message or emailing m.carter@pipermaddox.com with an updated copy of your resume.

1 day ago
Corporate Controller
$200k - $225k
Arlington, VA, USA
Permanent

Piper Maddox has partnered with an IPP based out of the greater Washington DC region, to support them in finding their next Corporate Controller! This firm is a one stop shop for the project cycle, where they develop, construct, own, and operate renewable energy projects across North America all under their roof. Having an already robust multi-GW pipeline overseas, and over $500 MM invested in the US, 200+ MWs in commercial operation, and a development pipeline of 6+ GW, there are absolutely no plans of slowing down! They’ve got their hands full with operational projects across DG/utility scale with their next projects financed and secured for 6 utility scale solar + storage projects. From a funding perspective, they have established relationships, and long-term capital commitments from two of the leading investment banks in clean energy finance. The team is looking for a Corporate Controller to head up the Accounting function, and oversee two existing Controllers that manage different sides of the Accounting process for the company, along with their respective teams. This person will be playing an active role in establishing processes as far as reporting and tracking project and portfolio financial data, as well as facilitating new fund partnerships with tax-equity investor. This is an integral role that is being created to support the Accounting function as the company grows and the financials get more complex. The ideal candidate would have: -10+ YOE in Controllership/Accounting -expert level understanding of GAAP/IFRS Accounting and Auditing -at least 6 YOE in Renewable Energy accounting, and an expert understanding of tax-equity and tax credits -the ability to be based in Washington DC

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