Senior Electrical Engineer
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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

37%

2 year growth

43%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
AutoCAD
CategoriesNew
Electrical Engineering
Electronics Design Engineering
Power Systems Engineering
Requirements
  • Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Minimum of 5 years of professional engineering experience in the renewable industries (specific to solar, energy storage solutions, HV substation / power generations)
  • Willingness to travel, at least 25% of the time
  • Strong in electrical engineering analysis software like SKM, ETAP, EasyPower
  • Experience with AutoCAD (or equivalent)
  • Strong in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Knowledge of the National Electric Code and various Standard Industry Codes
  • Assertive, able to cope with pressure, a team player
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and organization skills
  • Preferred: Professional Engineering License
Responsibilities
  • Prepare electrical design packages for PV, BESS, HV, Substation systems
  • Perform electrical power studies to specify AC and DC conductors, OCPD, thermal load calculations, voltage drop and loss calculations, fault current calculations, grounding specifications
  • Create specifications for electrical components such as DC combiner boxes, AC panel boards, power transformers, auxiliary equipment, etc.
  • Review technical documentation such as site studies, reports, permits, etc. as related to design, cost, or schedule impact
  • Manage external engineering consultants delivering electrical engineering design packages
  • Create, review, and maintain drawing packages, electrical studies, bills of materials, scopes of work and other technical project documentation
  • 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
  • Develop and maintain standards and specifications for the electrical design process
  • Develop and maintain standards and specifications for the electrical equipment
  • In collaboration with other team members, contribute to the completion of proposals to design and deliver PV and BESS projects including HV/Substation components
  • Assist with technical training to other team members and new employees
  • Collaborate with team members when necessary to ensure effective communication and results
  • Prepare technical documents for bid packages for subcontractors including design specifications and scope of work
  • Assist in field with site visits as needed, testing, commissioning, and start-up of constructed power plants
  • 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
  • Perform other duties and special projects, as assigned