Senior Electrical Engineer

June 21, 2023
R35000 - R58000 / month
Application deadline closed.

Job Description

We are an innovative renewable energy company specialising in large-scale solar power projects for buildings. Our aim is to provide sustainable energy solutions that not only reduce carbon emissions but also save our clients money on their energy bills. We are looking for a highly motivated Senior Electrical Engineer with experience in PV Photovoltaic systems to join our team.

Job Description: As a Senior Electrical Engineer, you will be responsible for assisting in the design, development, and implementation of large-scale solar power projects.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conducting site assessments to determine the feasibility of solar power projects
  • Developing and overseeing electrical designs and simulations to ensure the optimal design and operation of PV systems
  • Collaborating with other engineers and project managers to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget
  • Reviewing and interpreting technical drawings and specifications
  • Providing technical support and guidance during the installation and commissioning of PV systems
  • Performing routine maintenance and troubleshooting of existing PV systems
  • Staying up-to-date with the latest industry trends and technologies related to solar power and renewable energy
  • Managing and mentoring junior engineers


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical or Mechatronics Engineering
  • Registered Professional with ECSA
  • 5-10 years of experience in PV Photovoltaic systems
  • Knowledge of relevant codes and standards related to solar power and renewable energy
  • Proficiency in electrical design and simulation software (e.g. AutoCAD, PVSyst, PVsyst)
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Willingness to travel to project sites as needed.