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​Senior PV Design Engineer

Location: New York, NY, United States
Date Posted: 10-17-2017
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Description
The Senior PV Design Engineer position will be working with engineering, operations, estimating, and business development teams to design high-quality and efficient solar PV systems. The Senior Design Engineer will play an integral and active role in helping acquire new business and execute in-house projects. Responsibilities include solar energy system design and layout; interconnection design and equipment selection; energy production analysis; engineering support during construction, system commissioning and troubleshooting; evaluating future technologies; and developing internal intellectual property products and offerings.
Develop detailed layouts and electrical design packages for solar PV systems that meet all contractual, code, and permitting requirements.  Coordinate with civil and structural engineering firms to obtain detailed civil and structural design packages from third party vendors that meet all contractual and permitting requirements.
Develop single-line and three-line diagrams with required electrical details for solar PV systems in accordance with NEC, IEEE, NESC, utility interconnection tariffs and requirements, and local AHJ as necessary.  Lead the project interconnection approval process as the primary point of contact with the interconnecting utilities from the application process through final design approval.  Coordinate and obtain SCADA designs for solar PV systems from third party monitoring companies.
Develop technical specifications and scopes of work for engineering firms and contractors.  Conducts on-site solar PV system commissioning, troubleshooting, power quality site analysis, and remediation.
 
Requirements:
BS degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering
5+ years solar PV design experience in distribution substation engineering for utilities and renewable energy power plants.
Experience as an electrical project engineer in substation type applications, including substation automation, SCADA, and control and relay protection.
Strong working knowledge in single phase and three phase low and medium voltage power distribution equipment selection and specification.
Strong working knowledge in performing power system protection and coordination studies.
Experience in power distribution equipment acceptance testing activities involving control system checks, protective devices and schemes, grounding systems, regulators, electrical transformers, circuit breakers.
NABCEP Certified PV Installation Professional
Proficiency in AutoCAD and PVSYST
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint
PE License is preferred 
Danny Cueto
EnergeiaWorks
Account Manager

Please contact me with any questions:

Email:
dc@energeiaworks.com

Phone:
(w) 646-801-5765
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