Chief Technical Officer - Korea

Job Type: Permanent
Contact: Mike Feely
Email: email Mike
Posted: about 2 months ago

​About NextWave

NextWave Partners is the Recruitment Partner of choice within the Clean Energy, Sustainable Infrastructure, ESG, Impact Investment, Climate-Tech & Technology sectors. We are committed to supporting industries battling climate change towards a net-zero future and a sustainable economy.

About the Role

NextWave are working with a leading renewable energy developer who are backed by a large global investment fund, to help grow their senior management team with the hiring of a Chief Technical Officer.


  • Lead all technical aspects of construction and engineering of projects across the renewables sector, especially in solar – green and brownfield.

  • Lead and manage negotiations for EPC contracts.

  • Oversee the end-to-end planning, development, and execution of rooftop solar and utility scale projects.

  • Collaborate with engineering teams to optimize utility scale projects for offsite locations.

  • Ensure projects are completed within established timelines, budgets, and quality standards.

  • Conduct thorough site assessments for distributed generation projects, considering factors such as solar potential, wind conditions, and local infrastructure.

  • Engage with internal and external stakeholders, including government bodies, local communities, and industry partners.


  • Master’s Degree in Engineering would be preferred

  • Due to the regional scope of the role, fluency in English and Korean is required

  • A minimum of ten (10) years’ experience delivering conventional and renewable energy projects from development to completion

  • Prior experience with solar projects is a must


If you are interested in this position, please apply directly on the platform with your latest CV. We will review your application and revert back promptly.

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