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Systems Engineer

Job Description

We have a current opportunity for a Systems Engineer (PV) on a permanent basis. The position will be based in Johannesburg. Below is more details on the role and client -

Renewable Energy Company in Sandton, is seeking to employ a Solar Systems Engineer. Candidate is required to have a BSc/BEng or BTech: Electrical Engineering qualification with 3-5 years' experience in an Independent Power Producer (IPP) business who develops power projects or an Engineering Procurement and Construction (EPC) business.
Candidate will be required to design hybrid renewable and alternative energy systems, predict project costings, technical and financial modelling as well as ensure that designed systems are robust in operation. Technical knowledge and experience in renewable energy in Solar PV and Gas to Power is an advantage.

Skills -
* Proficient in MS Office, Excel, AutoCAD, PVSyst, PVSol, Helioscope, ProfiCAD software
* Must be eligible to register with the Engineering Council of South Africa
* Strong communication and negotiation skills
* Ability to think out of the box
* Demonstrate work ethics that aligns to that of the company
* Team player
* The ability to work with multiple disciplines of projects
* Excellent organisational, time management, leadership and decision-making skills