Design and Engineering Specialist
Posted on 3/28/2023
United States
Experience Level
  • 1+ years of relevant work experience in the design and engineering of residential PV systems
  • Experience with AutoCAD (or equivalent) and Adobe Pro
  • Knowledge of NEC code and electrical design requirements
  • Experience in permitting processes with local authorities having jurisdiction preferred
  • Knowledge of 3D modeling software, JIRA, and ZenDesk
  • Ability to identify and resolve design issues
  • Ability to work with complex technical questions
  • Provide a final review of system designs to ensure a high level of accuracy and completion
  • Excellent written, chat, and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in a startup environment and/or the solar industry
  • Help manage residential plan sets including detailed electrical wire diagrams and construction drawings for PV system installation using Aurora, Adobe Pro, and CAD software packages
  • Develop SOP and best practice training materials for PV design specialists
  • Review designs for compliance with NEC, local AHJ, and utility requirements
  • Edit permit package revisions using CAD, Adobe Pro, and Aurora software
  • Provides technical support to troubleshoot design and/or other technical issues
  • Answer client emails about design questions, kickbacks, or revisions
  • Contribute to internal and client-facing documentation
  • Work closely with sales, product, engineering, and marketing teams to aid with various initiatives that impact our customers
  • Liaise with customers and customer design teams to review modeling discrepancies and take corrective action
  • Find opportunities to increase customer usage and take action on implementing these steps, or advancing to the appropriate member to do so
Aurora Solar

201-500 employees

Solar installation & assessment software
Company Overview
Aurora is on a mission to create a future of solar energy for all. Aurora’s cloud-based software transforms solar design, sales, and delivery. With just an address and electric bill, Aurora empowers you to generate a full, accurate, and customizable design for every customer — and close the deal on the spot.
  • Medical, dental, & vision plans
  • PTO
  • Fully remote
  • Parental leave
  • Wellness benefits
  • WFH stipends
Company Core Values
  • Build what matters
  • Challenge assumptions
  • Outcome over ego
  • Stay curious. Stay ahead.
  • Power our customers
  • We're in this together