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Solar System Engineer
Posted on 15 Jun 2020
Location: Dubai
Oil, Gas and Energy, Engineering and Manufacturing, Technology and Telecom, Consulting
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Key Responsibilities will include:

Our client – which is a company specializing in innovative energy reduction and renewable energy generation to industrial and commercial sites is looking to recruit a Solar System Engineer in Dubai UAE. The company is a part of large conglomerate Group Headquartered in Dubai.


  • Conduct energy site audits for commercial, industrial and domestic sites to reduce energy consumption. 
  • Conduct engineering site audits to collect all the necessary structural, electrical, and related site information for use in the design for commercial, industrial and domestic solar power systems. 
  • Develop detailed engineering drawing including 3D models and shadow analysis with losses and optimization recommendations of site for solar energy installations using computer-aided design (CAD) 
  • This should also include creating electrical single-line diagrams, panel schedules and connection diagrams and optimized routing schedules. 
  • Develop design specifications and functional requirements for energy systems and components. 
  • Review specifications and recommend engineering or manufacturing changes to achieve solar design objectives.
  • Prepare a detailed BOQ to be sent out to suppliers and contractors. 
  • Evaluate plans or specifications of existing systems to determine technological or environmental implications and recommend technical design or process changes to improve efficiency, quality, or performance. 
  • Provide technical direction or support to installation teams during installation, start-up, testing, system commissioning, or performance monitoring. 
  • Perform computer simulation of solar photovoltaic (PV) generation system performance or energy production to optimize efficiency. 
  • Develop standard operation procedures and quality or safety standards for solar installation work. 
  • Create checklists for review or inspection of completed solar installation projects 
  • Test or evaluate photovoltaic (PV) cells or modules, Perform cost reduction analyses for solar systems. 
  • Evaluate financial models for solar installations, analyze costs and benefits of proposed designs or projects. 
Who we're looking for:
  • University degree in Electrical Engineering and/or Solar System Engineering
  • Detailed knowledge of various different solar technologies for generation, storage and distribution 
  • 5+ years of experience with at least 2 years in the solar industry in the MENA / Africa region. 
  • Detailed knowledge of regulations and incentives relating to solar and energy conservation in various countries 
  • Good contacts with consultants, EPC contractors and prospective customers 
  • The job will require travel 50% of the time. 
  • Ability to travel to countries across the Middle East (including Yemen) and Africa region at short notice.
What's on offer:
  • Annual Performance Bonus (discretionary) 
  • Airfare allowance 
  • Family medical insurance
Job Ref: TI-pg4g

Your application will be sent to Shahab Mushtaq .