Senior Electrical Engineer

Organization
AltGen
Location
Cape Town
Job Type
Full-time
Deadline for Applications
08/13/2021
How to Apply
Please apply through our website
Where to Apply
https://altgen.com/job/senior-electrical-engineer-renewable-energy/

AltGens’ client who is a leading renewable power producer is seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer to join their team. This is your chance to support the development and operations of renewable energy projects as well as supervise and guide all matters towards delivering technical compliant projects!

To be the right fit for the job, you will need a degree in Electrical, or Electro-Mechanical Engineering with a Master’s degree in Engineering is a big bonus! It will also be beneficial if you have a Project Management certification. You are required to have 6+ years of experience in electrical or electro-mechanical engineering as well as renewable energy and project environment experience. As a Senior Electrical Engineer, it is vital that you are analytically inclined, able to work independently and use your initiative as well as have a thorough knowledge of energy generation project contracts. Your communication skills need to be great as you will work with various members of different leadership levels. Your responsibilities will include providing technical advice from development through to O&M and improvements and optimizations of operating systems, providing support to projects and business development, as well as providing support to the operations and maintenance function. Additionally, this role will require you to travel internationally.

If you are someone who can work in an open-plan environment and will thrive in this role, then AltGen wants to hear from you!

Additional Information

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Degree in Electrical, or Electro-Mechanical Engineering
Masters degree in Engineering is beneficial
Project Management Certificate is beneficial
Professional Registration with ECSA or in the process of registering

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
6+ years experience in electrical or electro-mechanical engineering
3+ years experience in the renewable energy space
3+ years project environment experience
3+ years experience with distribution and reticulation design
Thorough knowledge of energy generation project contracts
Previous experience in utility-scale PV project design and execution is beneficial