Project Manager
Renewables/Solar/BESS
Updated on 2/3/2024
Qcells

501-1,000 employees

Global provider of solar energy solutions and storage
Company Overview
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.
Energy

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

N/A

Headquarters

Irvine, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

10%

1 year growth

29%

2 year growth

37%
Locations
Irvine, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Management
CategoriesNew
Business & Strategy
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Management, or another related engineering science
  • Minimum of 5-7 years of professional experience managing the performance of major projects
  • Minimum of 2 years of solar PV or wind power project experience
  • Extensive work experience in management and completion of large scale projects in a responsible position
  • International experience (preferably time spent abroad)
  • Advanced knowledge in Microsoft office tools
  • Fluent in written and spoken English; other language skills are a plus
Responsibilities
  • Overall responsibility for all stages of construction projects in tens to hundreds of millions of dollars
  • Develop and review project schedules, cost estimation, bill of materials, budgets, scopes of work, standards and quotes from suppliers
  • Supervise project implementation to assure cost, time, quality and execution guidelines according to schedule
  • Competent / experienced in contract negotiations
  • Develop work breakdown structures as well as negotiating them with suppliers
  • Manage all parties involved (internal and external) and ensure professional project management from system design to construction phase
  • Represent project towards external parties such as investors, public authorities, grid operator and others
  • Responsibility for project controlling
  • Coordinate and manage one or more internal project teams
  • Provide cost estimation, including but not limited to: Site Due Diligence, cost reporting
  • Collaborate with team members when necessary to ensure effective communication and results
  • Perform other duties and special projects, as assigned by the Director of Construction
Desired Qualifications
  • Ability to travel, up to 50% of the time
  • Has independently overseen multi-million dollar projects
  • Assertive, able to cope with a dynamic surroundings, a team player, prepared to travel
  • Demonstrated ability in managing projects: development, planning, installation and execution
  • Experience in permitting processes with local authorities
  • Strong in Microsoft Office Suite