Senior Project Engineer - Solar

Location: United States of America
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: Terry Hodges
Email: email Terry
Reference: BBBH11233_1705966810
Posted: about 1 month ago

Title: Senior Project Engineer - Solar

Location: United States - various office based / remote options

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

Our client are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Project Engineer to play a key role in planning, managing, and executing Solar and BESS projects from inception to completion.

Within the project team, you will act as the subject matter expect for Solar & BESS engineering design queries, while working closely with cross-functional teams, contractors, and clients to ensure successful project delivery.


  • Lead the development and implementation of Solar and BESS projects, from site assessment and design to construction and commissioning.
  • Undertake Energy Yield Assessments (EYA).
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest technologies, industry trends, and regulatory requirements.
  • Apply technical expertise to drive innovation and efficiency.
  • Take an active role in LCOE Optimisation Analysis for new Projects.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related field.
  • Extensive experience within the Solar PV industry.
  • Proficiency in using AutoCAD, PVSyst,
  • Familiarity with U.S. federal, state, and local regulations related to solar PV projects.
  • Experience with large-scale Solar PV plants in the US, from either a Developer, EPC or Technical Advisor.


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.

Keep in touch

If you would wish to keep up to date with the latest NextWave opportunities and industry updates, please follow us on LinkedIn and create your profile on our website to receive a weekly newsletter in your inbox!

Our commitment

Diversity is a core value at NextWave Partners, and we are proud to be partnering with equal opportunities employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.