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Seeking: Junior Project Developer for solar sector based in Cape Town

An opportunity exists for a Junior Project Developer to join a young, energetic team! The company is growing rapidly in the RE space, owning more than 20MWp of commercial solar plants making this a chance you don’t want to miss out on. If you are systems-driven and have excellent attention to detail, then this could be an opportunity for you!

Deadline: 30 May 2021

As a Junior Project Developer, you will provide assistance to the business development team through obtaining crucial data, carrying out data analysis as well as drafting AS-IS site layout designs.

To be the ideal candidate, you need to have:

  • A B.Tech or B.Eng in Mechanical, Mechatronics, Industrial or Electrical Engineering
  • You will also need to have a thorough understanding of solar and battery storage
  • Additionally, if you have experience with SketchUp modelling, this will help your application stand out
  • It is vital that your communication skills are excellent as you will be responsible for liaising with clients in order to provide them with costing and solar system designs.

Education Requirements:

B.Tech or B.Eng in Industrial, Mechatronic, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering            

Experience Requirements:

Thorough understanding of solar and battery storage

Experience with SketchUp modelling is beneficial


You will find yourself responsible for creating solar system designs, conducting technical site inspections, carrying out market research, and tariff and financial modelling.


Excellent attention to detail

IT proficient, specifically with MS Office

Outstanding communication skills with ability to build rapport with clients

This is an opportunity for someone technical who is passionate about the renewable energy space and is hungry to learn as much as they can!

If you are a pro at conducting research and development for new solutions and products, this could be the career move for you! Graduates will also be considered if you meet the requirements – so apply now! Click here to apply.

Where to apply?

Applications can be emailed through to careers@altgen.com

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Nomvuyo Tena
Nomvuyo Tena is a Content Producer at Clarion Events Africa and is as passionate about the energy transition in Africa as she is about music and Beyonce.