- Posted 20 November 2023
- Salary $180,000 - $230,000 + 30% bonus
- LocationUnited States of America
- Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
- Contact NameRhys Elliott
Director of Engineering
Our client, a leading US Solar and BESS company, is seeking a dynamic and experienced Director of Engineering to lead their engineering team in driving innovation and delivering sustainable energy solutions. This is an exceptional opportunity for a visionary leader with a strong technical background and a passion for renewable energy to join a cutting-edge organization at the forefront of the clean energy revolution.
Leadership and Strategy:
Provide strategic direction and technical leadership to the engineering team, aligning their efforts with the company's goals and objectives.
Develop and implement an engineering roadmap that drives innovation, efficiency, and continuous improvement in product development and project execution.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define and execute product development strategies, ensuring alignment with market demands and business objectives.
Foster a culture of collaboration, excellence, and continuous learning within the engineering team.
Build and lead a high-performing engineering team, attracting top talent and nurturing their professional growth.
Define clear roles, responsibilities, and performance expectations for team members, fostering a collaborative and empowering work environment.
Provide mentorship and guidance to team members, supporting their skill development and career advancement.
Foster a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion within the engineering organization.
Ensure the development and delivery of high-quality, innovative solar and BESS solutions, meeting industry standards and customer requirements.
Drive the adoption of best practices and industry standards for engineering design, testing, and quality assurance.
Stay abreast of emerging trends and technologies in the solar and energy storage industry, evaluating their potential applications and guiding the company's technical roadmap.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to drive product and technology innovation, ensuring a competitive edge in the market.
Oversee the successful execution of engineering projects, ensuring adherence to timelines, budgets, and quality standards.
Collaborate with project management teams to optimize project workflows, resource allocation, and risk mitigation strategies.
Provide technical expertise and support to project teams, resolving engineering challenges and ensuring successful project delivery.
Foster effective communication and collaboration with internal stakeholders, external partners, and customers throughout the project lifecycle.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering or a related field; advanced degree preferred.
Proven experience (minimum 10 years) in engineering leadership roles within the solar or renewable energy industry.
Deep understanding of solar PV systems, battery energy storage systems (BESS), and related technologies.
Strong track record of leading and managing cross-functional engineering teams.
Demonstrated ability to drive innovation, execute projects, and deliver high-quality products on time and within budget.
Excellent leadership and communication skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate a diverse team.
Strong business acumen and the ability to align technical strategies with commercial objectives.
Familiarity with relevant industry standards, regulations, and best practices.
Passion for renewable energy and a strong commitment to sustainability.
If you are an ambitious and accomplished engineering leader seeking an opportunity to shape the future of clean energy, this role offers a platform for impactful contributions and professional growth. Join our client's visionary team and be a part of the movement towards a sustainable and green future.