Senior Project Engineer



501-1,000 employees

Global provider of solar energy solutions and storage



Remote in USA

Required Skills
  • A degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or another related engineering science
  • Minimum of 8 years of professional engineering and utility-scale project experiences in the solar and/or energy storage projects
  • Willingness to travel, at least 30% of the time
  • Experience with AutoCAD (or equivalent)
  • Experience with photovoltaic performance modeling tools (preferably PVSyst)
  • Strong in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience with Gantt charts (MS Project or equivalent)
  • Knowledge of the National Electric Code, Industry Codes and Standards
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Assertive, able to cope with pressure, a team player
  • Previous experience managing projects from initial design to installation and execution, preferred
  • Experience in permitting processes with local authorities having jurisdiction, preferred
  • Lead all stages of project design and project engineering
  • Supervise the technical planning for contract preparation
  • Assist in the development and review of energy production models, project schedules, cost estimation, bill of materials, budgets, scopes of work, standards and quotes from suppliers
  • Coordinate internal resources for subject matter expertise and project risk reduction
  • Implement external resources such as structural, civil and electrical engineer consultants, geotechnical and topographic surveyors, other specialized professionals as needed and suppliers
  • Contribute to the completion of proposals to design and deliver PV and BESS projects
  • Prepare conceptual design for solar projects including selection of major components, equipment layouts, single-line diagrams, etc
  • Prepare bid packages for subcontractors including scope of work, schedule, project description, and conceptual design
  • Lead the technical tasks in preparation of EPC proposals and the review of potential project acquisition opportunities
  • Work in a team to develop and improve the system standards
  • Assist with technical training for team members and new employees
  • Build a quality culture of continuous improvement that enhances company efficiency and engineering quality
  • Drive a safety culture that embraces both a “Responsibility to act” and “Show by Example” approach
  • Establish metrics to quantitatively characterize project engineering status for the full life cycle of the projects
  • Supervising compliance with Hanwha Q CELLS – project specific standards
  • Supervising compliance with the requirements of the Hanwha Q CELLS quality management system
  • Perform other duties and special projects, as assigned

Qcells North America, a globally recognized energy solutions provider, offers a comprehensive range of services including solar cell and module production, energy storage, and energy retail. With a strong presence across multiple continents, Qcells stands out for its commitment to quality service and long-term partnerships in various markets, including utility, commercial, governmental, and residential. The company's diverse geographical headquarters in Seoul, Thalheim, and San Francisco, each focusing on different aspects of the business, underscores its industry leadership and competitive advantage.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Irvine, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth