Solar Assessment & PV Design Specialist

Developing Renewable Power

Jul 30, 2019 Chennai, India

Are you an expert in solar assessment & PV design, and would you like to be part of a global, fast-paced environment towards ensuring a world that runs entirely on renewable energy?

Blue Power Partners is supporting worldwide leading developers, suppliers and asset owners within the development, construction, technology and asset management of onshore/offshore wind farm projects and solar projects. Our business is growing fast, and we are right now expanding our activities.
Therefore, we are looking for a new colleague, who would like to be part of a talented team and a working culture based on strong company values. Your location will be Chennai, TamilNadu, India.

About you

Our perfect candidate has a curious and innovative mindset and always values team above the individual. As a person, you have a structured, critical and analytical approach to your work. You are self-driven and easy going an enjoy interacting with a wide variety of stakeholders at all levels of a multinational organization.

We value the right match of personal and professional skills and would thus prefer you to bring the following skill sets to our team:

  • BE/BTech/MS/Equivalent degree in Mechanical or Electrical or Atmospheric science or a related technical field from an accredited university or college
  • +3 years of work experience in renewable energy, preferably from the solar industry
  • Hands-on experience with PVSyst, Helioscope, PVMapper, Google SketchUp and AutoCAD Civil
  • Knowledge of solar module, inverter, racking of OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) to obtain technical information and stay apprised of technology advancements, pricing and market trends
  • Experience with financial modelling of solar energy projects and familiarity with concepts such as NPV, IRR and LCOE
  • Solid business understanding and excellent quantitative skills that enable you to quickly understand business needs and translate them into data and design requirements
  • Knowledge of performance monitoring and O&M of solar plants would be an advantage

About Your Role

As a solar specialist, you will lead the technical design, assessment and optimization of commercial and utility-scale solar energy projects around the world. Along getting a unique opportunity to join the frontline of the renewable energy revolution, you should enjoy being involved in a broad range of tasks including, but not limited to:

  • ​Solar data analysis and utilization of MCP (measure-correlate-predict) methodology to assess project resource characteristics
  • Evaluation of project siting constraints, solar module, inverter, racking technologies, BOP (balance of plant) considerations and solar resource data to maximize project value
  • Utilization of performance modelling software to prepare project energy yield assessments
  • Performance of site visits to support site evaluation, suitability and due diligence efforts

About Us

Blue Power Partners is a global consultancy and project development company with a dedicated focus on value chain optimization in the on- and offshore wind industry. We have high ambitions and always provide professional and high-grade services to our clients and partners. Our working culture is based on strong company values and constructive feedback, and we are proud to have a passionate and informal milieu.

If you join Blue Power Partners, you must be prepared to commit yourself to know and understand our purpose statement and take our company values to heart.


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Jul 30, 2019 Chennai, India