Solar PV Design Specialist

SgurrEnergy India Pvt Ltd

  • Pune, Maharashtra
Solar PV Design Specialist
Job Posted : Jul 17th, 2021

Job Description

  • Independently conduct solar resource assessment and compute energy yields using industry standards simulating software tools.
  • Able to independently conduct technical feasibility study of utility scale solar PV projects.
  • Develop initial PV system concept of plant layout which shall essentially include technology assessment, tilt-pitch optimization, DC overload analysis.
  • Detailed technical assessment of PV modules and inverters.
  • Conduct technical assessment of PV plant components, electrical scheme, design, long term energy yields, project economics, financial model, EPC and O&M contracts.
  • Manage/support due diligence solar PV project which shall include initial technical due diligence, construction monitoring, plant acceptance and O&M review.
  • Maintain awareness of new product technology and communicate pertinent developments with colleagues.
  • Support SgurrEnergy’s solar PV business development activities.
  • Site visits in India and abroad.

Candidate Specification:-

  • Expert knowledge of solar energy technology and overall Projects lifecycle.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with ability to produce high-quality technical reports within predefined deadline.
  • Familiar with international standards for solar PV systems, and other relevant standards;
  • Experienced with solar PV system design, inverters, wiring, grounding, utilities interface and performance monitoring.
  • Hands on experience in Solar PV yield prediction software’s like PVSyst, Helios, Aurora, PVSol etc.
  • In-depth knowledge of Indian solar market and various policy frameworks.
  • An understanding of the key technical and commercial aspects of solar projects
  • Ability to work both individually and as part of a multi-disciplined team.
  • Strong management capabilities.
  • Competent user of main Microsoft packages.
  • Previous experience working in consultancy and / or project development environment
  • Academic background in solar PV technology

Selection process:-

  • Telephonic discussion: Preliminary round of discussion over a call by the company HR.
  • In person meeting: Technical round of discussion with the domain specialist in Pune office, Microsoft teams may be preferred for outstation candidates.
  • HR meeting: Upon shortlisting in technical round, discussion on remuneration at Pune office.
  • Director meeting: At Pune office before conclusion.


  • Pune, Maharashtra.

Company Overview:-

SgurrEnergy is one of the leading renewable energy consulting companies that has worked on over 160GW of renewable energy projects globally. In South Asia SgurrEnergy has consulted over 33GW of utility scale solar PV plants that are either constructed or under implementation.