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Design Engineer – Solar PV Systems

Do you want to work for a company whose expertise in the solar industry allows them to be internationally recognised as a high-performing EPC, O&M and PV project developer? Search no more.

This company is looking for an ambitious Design Engineer with 2 – 3 years’ experience in the renewable energy sector to study, research, develop and layout specifications for the optimal production of solar power plants, ranging from 1kW to 10MW.


You are the perfect candidate if you are a non-linear thinker and problem solver that is able to apply their knowledge and expertise concerning different technologies to the design of solar PV systems. In conjunction with this skill, you can anticipate how one design decision affects another and consequently, be flexible in nature to adapt your design, ensuring compliance with the client’s requirements as well as solar regulations.

Showing initiative and persistence would work in your favour as you will be required to interact with various departments to prepare drafts for project proposals. Therefore, having this personality trait will enable you to communicate effectively and ensure that the team builds their portfolio, as you will find yourself responsible for the creation of project assessments, developments and acquisition activities.

If you find that you have the tenacity that will add value to an ever-growing and dynamic team, apply now!

Education requirements

Engineering degree

Experience requirements

  • 2 – 3 years’ experience with designing PV solar systems (up to 10MW)
  • Strong design software experience, such as CAD
  • Knowledge and experience adhering to solar regulations
  • Sound problem solving abilities

Click here to apply.

Babalwa Bungane
Babalwa Bungane is the content producer for ESI Africa - Clarion Events Africa. Babalwa has been writing for the publication for over five years. She also contributes to sister publications; Smart Energy International and Power Engineering International. Babalwa is a social media enthusiast.