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Performance Engineer (all genders)


At Q ENERGY, our goal is to create a sustainable world with green energy. Our core values - responsible, partners, inclusive, and changemaker - are the foundation for all our actions. As Europe's leading holistic provider of green energy solutions, we are the trusted partner for the entire spectrum of renewable energy. Our goal is to reshape the world with solar PV, wind and hybrid power plants, innovative storage solutions, and visionary green hydrogen projects.  

Join us on this exciting journey to make a lasting difference to our planet.  

Your responsibilities

  • You create high-quality PV plant energy simulation results for utility-scale PV plants and Hybrid plants (PV/Wind/BESS);  

  • You provide sensitivity analysis of PV energy simulations for the financial evaluation of project opportunities and develop internal standards and processes for energy simulation, plant performance test, SCADA scope of works, etc. 

  • You perform PV plant performance review of operational data, incl. performance testing to industry standards 

  • You develop specifications and bills of quantities for PV plants and SCADA systems, technical contract exhibits for PV plant performance assessments, testing, and commissioning 

  • You coordinate external resources such as Independent Engineers, SCADA Engineers, and other specialized professionals as needed 

  • You review site characteristics, meteorological data, project documentation, public records for detailed energy simulations, and guidance for technical specifications of equipment 

  • You provide recommendations for continuous improvements in project engineering and engineering processes and present the technical findings and opinions to internal and external stakeholders in meetings and written communication 

  • You provide technical training to other team members and new employees and collaborate with other team members 

  • You interface with vendor, client, consultant, subcontractor for technical questions and supervise the construction phase, if needed, instigating corrective actions 

  • You design and commission monitoring systems (coordinating internet provider, LV contractor, Monitoring and Inverter supplier) 

You contribute to our success if

  • You have completed your studies in the field of electrical engineering or similar.   

  • You have 3+ years of professional experience in the photovoltaic industry, previous experience in energy simulation of utility scale battery energy storage systems is preferred 

  • You are experienced in coordinating Owners Engineers in regards of PV plant simulation and performance testing 

  • You know the workflow of projects (what comes next, prior) and have experience leading projects from a technical side, working independently on the tasks from beginning to completion.    

  • You are willing to travel occasionally.

  • You are business fluent in English. Any other language is a plus! 

What we offer you:

  • Our workplace:  We are in a modern office building near Südkreuz, which is easily accessible for all employees.

  • Our progress together:  In a supportive atmosphere, we have open communication, support each other, and share our knowledge. We also encourage your professional and personal development with individual training opportunities.

  • Our work-life balance:  To reconcile leisure time, family, and career, we offer flexible working hours, home office, and 32 days of holiday per year.

  • Other benefits:  We offer a company pension plan, accident insurance, employee discounts for various brands, and support for public transport as well as lunches.

We live diversity on a daily basis.

Q ENERGY is an internationally operating company - at our company, people from many nations, cultures, and locations work together in partnership and exchange their experiences and values with each other in an open and collegial manner. Would you like to become part of Q ENERGY? Then apply by clicking on the application button! 

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