• Location: Singapore
  • Salary: Based on Experience
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Posted: 9th May 2017

Head of Technical – Singapore – Solar PV


About Our Client:

Our client is a global leader in the solar space with more than USD 1.8 billion of renewable energy projects deployed. Having developed an industry-leading utility-scale solar business, our client is now looking for a team to replicate the success in the Commercial & Industrial space.

The business involves developing, constructing, financing and operating solar systems on the roofs of multi-national corporations and national leaders. The customers pay for the power over 25 years while Our client handles all investment, construction and operation.


Our client is looking to hire a full-time employee to lead the technical operations of its Commercial & Industrial business.  This is a senior leadership position which will initially manage a small team of technical employees on the ground in countries where we are developing projects.  We see this evolving to lead a larger team of 30-40 people as the business scales.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build and manage local project management teams in each operating country; oversee efforts to deliver projects on time and on budget.
  • Select and on-board suppliers including EPCs and engineering consultants. Engage in commercial negotiations and maintain relationships.
  • Create and maintain standard operating procedures for (SOPs) for rooftop solar projects (including system size estimation, yield modelling, export analysis, etc).
  • Liaise with existing technical engineering team in India to provide seamless technical services throughout the Commercial & Industrial business line.
  • Support business development team in preparation of technical portions of bids.
  • Guide and support efforts for optimization of PV system performance; provide technical direction / support during performance monitoring or maintenance.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • 5 years of project management experience on rooftop solar projects with a minimum of 2 years in a leadership role.
  • Graduate from a premier university with a degree in engineering. Graduate degree and/or related professional qualifications considered a positive.
  • Experience with maintaining minimum functional specification (MFS), commissioning checklists, and SOPs for rooftop solar projects
  • Knowledge of project management, engineering and solar specific software such MS Project, AutoCAD, PVSyst, Meteonorm, SolarGIS, Helioscope, Sketchup, etc.

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