Technical Project Developer

Posted 25 May 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy Management
Contact NameTom Hudson

Job description

​Title: Technical Project Developer

Location: Oslo, Norway (Hybrid)

TGRC is seeking a motivated and experienced Technical Project Developer to join our renewable energy team, focusing on wind and solar energy projects. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in project development, engineering, and renewable energy technologies. This role requires a blend of technical expertise, project management skills, and strategic planning to drive the successful development and implementation of wind and solar energy projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Project Development:

    Lead the end-to-end development of wind and solar energy projects from site identification through to construction and commissioning.

  • Feasibility Studies:

    Conduct and oversee technical feasibility studies, site assessments, and resource analysis to determine project viability.

  • Permitting and Compliance:

    Manage the permitting process, ensuring compliance with local, state, and federal regulations and securing all necessary approvals.

  • Technical Design:

    Collaborate with engineering teams to develop detailed project designs, including site layouts, equipment selection, and grid connection solutions.

  • Budgeting and Financial Analysis:

    Develop project budgets, perform financial analysis, and work closely with finance teams to secure project funding.

  • Stakeholder Engagement:

    Liaise with landowners, local communities, regulatory bodies, and other stakeholders to build strong relationships and secure project support.

  • Vendor and Contractor Management:

    Identify and manage relationships with key vendors, contractors, and service providers to ensure timely and cost-effective project execution.

  • Risk Management:

    Identify potential project risks and develop mitigation strategies to ensure project success.

  • Project Documentation:

    Prepare and maintain comprehensive project documentation, including technical reports, permits, and compliance records.

  • Monitoring and Reporting:

    Track project progress, prepare status reports, and ensure timely communication with internal and external stakeholders.

  • Innovation and Best Practices:

    Stay updated on industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in renewable energy project development.


  • Educational Background:

    Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Renewable Energy, Environmental Science, or a related field. A Master’s degree is preferred.

  • Experience:

    Minimum of 5 years of experience in renewable energy project development, with a focus on wind and solar energy.

  • Technical Expertise:

    Strong understanding of wind and solar energy technologies, project design, and grid integration.

  • Regulatory Knowledge:

    Familiarity with permitting processes and regulatory requirements for renewable energy projects.

  • Project Management Skills:

    Proven track record of managing complex projects with multiple stakeholders, budgets, and timelines.

  • Financial Acumen:

    Experience in project financial modeling, budgeting, and securing project financing.

  • Communication Skills:

    Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to effectively engage with diverse stakeholders.

  • Problem-Solving Ability:

    Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to navigate technical and regulatory challenges.

  • Team Player:

    Ability to work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team and across different departments.

  • Software Proficiency:

    Proficient in project management software, GIS tools, and other relevant technical applications.

Why Join Us:

  • Opportunity to contribute to the development of sustainable energy solutions and the fight against climate change.

  • Work in a dynamic and innovative environment with a team of passionate professionals.

  • Competitive compensation package, including benefits and opportunities for professional growth.

If you are a driven and technically adept professional with a passion for renewable energy, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Join us in our mission to create a sustainable future through wind and solar energy.