Solar PV Specialist

Black & Veatch Holding Company

  • Mumbai, Maharashtra
Solar PV Specialist
Job Posted : Jan 17th, 2022

Job Description

Under close supervision, performs engineering functions requiring knowledge and experience in engineering principles. This level builds on experience gained as Engineer1 by either obtaining more depth in specific subject area with the expectation that assignments are larger and more complex, or by gaining experience in more subject areas.

Key Responsibilities:-

  • Primary role is to contribute to technical due diligence engagements for solar PV projects by completing energy yield assessments for each solar PV projects on behalf of lenders and investors, and generating standardized sections, covering the results of the yield analysis and the design of the project, for the overall report. This position will work in a supporting role to a multi-disciplinary and international team of Independent Engineering and Technical Due Diligence consultants, under the guidance of a regional coordinator.
  • The candidate will play a key role on a team of engineers, consultants, and financial analysts.  Personnel in this practice generally work on multiple concurrent projects at a given time. This position will report to the Strategic Advisory team within Black & Veatch Management Consulting.
  • Use PVSyst or similar PV yield analysis packages to generate energy yield analyses, using Black & Veatch’s approved methodologies.
  • Complete standardized sections of reports, describing the design of the solar PV project and the results of its yield analysis.
  • Review design drawings and technical aspects of utility interconnection agreements and offtaker agreements
  • Develop a general understanding of electric power commercial and regulatory practices.
  • Develop clear and concise reports and presentations.
  • Contribute to multiple projects at any given time.
  • Organize reports and data in a centralized database

Preferred Qualifications:-

  • Undergraduate degree in Electrical or Renewable Energy Engineering.
  • At least 2 years of experience with one or more solar PV energy yield assessment platforms, specifically including PVSyst.
  • General knowledge solar PV technology and plant design.
  • General knowledge of solar resource datasets and their respective strengths and weaknesses.
  • Experience with Python, PowerBI and PowerApps or other tools that facilitate automation of analysis and reporting will be highly regarded
  • Human relations skills including collaboration and team functions, particularly in a remote working environment.
  • Exhibits high ethical standards and maintains a reputation of integrity
  • Ability to interface with multiple projects, offices and cultures.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and manage multiple priorities.
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Process-oriented.
  • Accountability for on time, on quality delivery.

Minimum Qualifications:-

  • Requires a bachelor’s degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing. Minimum of 1 year related work experience All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.


  • Mumbai, Maharashtra.

Company Overview:-

Black & Veatch Holding Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliated companies, complies with all Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) affirmative action laws and regulations. Black & Veatch does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender Identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status or other status protected by law.

Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy. We offer professionals an array of health and welfare benefits that vary based on their geographic region and employment status. This may include health, life accident and disability insurances, paid time off, financial programs and more. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.

By valuing diverse voices and perspectives, we cultivate an authentically inclusive environment for professionals and are able to provide innovative and effective solutions for clients.