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Senior Solar Engineer

Energy Solutions

Location: US
Position Type: Full Time
Rqd Education: Bachelor's Degree
Rqd Experience: 5+ years
Date Posted: January 6, 2023
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Interested in joining a growing company where you will work with talented colleagues, enhance a supportive and energetic culture, and be part of the climate solution? At Energy Solutions, we focus on the big impacts. And we believe that market-based programs can be a powerful force to deliver large-scale energy, carbon and water-use savings. For 28 years, we’ve harnessed that power to offer proven, performance-based solutions for our utility, government, and institutional customers.

We are currently seeking a full-time Senior Solar Engineer to join our Distributed Energy Resources (DERs) team. As a member of the DERs team, you will assist with driving customer participation in programs that incentivize the adoption of various DERs including; distributed solar, energy storage, demand response, microgrids, and electric vehicle grid integration. These leading-edge energy technologies are critical in driving our nation’s progress toward a decarbonized grid, and you will play a material role in helping our team make this future a reality. This unique market opportunity, paired with Energy Solutions mission driven approach, creates a perfect environment for individuals who want to have an active voice in shaping the energy future in North America and beyond.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Provide subject matter expertise to verify viable PV designs and engineered solutions in support of project development and construction including; reviewing site information and installation suitability, environmental limitations, structural limitations, etc.
  • Manage and assign technical support requests
  • Manage technical key performance indicators (KPIs) and review and track timelines
  • Oversee team of engineering project managers and subcontractors
  • Participating in and presenting engineering work at client meetings
  • Lead the overall direction, management, quality control, and completion of project deliverables.
  • Monitor the progress of projects and communicating progress to management and clients
  • Support development of proposals and business development efforts


Minimum qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in engineering (mechanical, electrical, environmental, architectural, or related field)
  • Minimum of 10 years of engineering or work experience within solar engineering and design and their interconnection and distribution systems
  • Knowledge of National Electric Code and other model codes
  • Demonstrated ability to write reports, technical papers, and provide technical presentations to knowledgeable audiences
  • Expert experience with solar PV design software tools such as SolarEdge, Helioscope, or equivalent
  • Knowledge of industry best practices and technical standards
  • Highly detail oriented, strong analytical and verbal communication skills, and the ability to handle multiple priorities
  • Project management experience including budget development and management
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Enthusiasm for work within a diverse, collaborative team
  • Provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination


Salary DOE: $92k - $125k/Annually

Compensation is commensurate with experience and includes a generous retirement package. Energy Solutions provides an excellent benefits package including medical, dental and vision insurance, other pre-tax contribution plans and an Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP).

To apply for this position please visit Senior Solar Engineer- DERs

For more information about Energy Solutions, please visit us on our website at 

Information will be requested to perform a compulsory background check, drug screens are required and permanent work authorization to work in the U.S. is a precondition of employment. Energy Solutions is an equal opportunity employer.