Functional Lead – Solar Engineering, Chennai

Jun 10, 2022 • 

Blue Power Partners is supporting worldwide leading developers, suppliers, and asset owners within the development, construction, technology, and asset management of onshore/offshore wind farm projects and solar projects. Our business is growing fast, and we are right now expanding our activities.

At Blue Power Partners we are growing our activities within Solar PV resource assessment, energy yield modeling & site optimization. We are therefore looking for a lead to drive deliverables in our growing team of solar engineers and data analysts.

About the job

You will get to join a dedicated team and a fast-growing part of our business, our Performance Optimization & Analytics Team. They are tasked with delivering world-class data analysis and modeling solutions, and the team is comprised of an eclectic range of knowledgeable experts, ranging from specialists to Ph.Ds within the fields of mathematics, wind modeling, solar engineers, chemistry, electrical engineering, and data science.

We offer an informal, collaborative environment that fosters the opportunity to challenge each other and share knowledge.

In this role, you will get challenging opportunities and some of your responsibilities will come to include:

  • Fronting customers during the execution of energy resource modeling projects, including Solar PV farm design optimization.
  • Leading due diligence of Solar PV projects from resource assessments and energy yield perspective and PV design perspective.
  • Acting as subject matter expert on solar resource assessment and energy yield assessment and PV design for Solar modeling and design team.
  • Driving development and anchoring of process improvements including quality assurance of deliverables.
  • Contribution to resource modeling and energy yield assessments during peak workloads.
  • Development of new products and service offerings within this domain.

As we are operating globally, some project and team-related traveling should be expected.

About you

As Blue Power Partners is advising leading equity investors on investment decisions, you must possess a strong technical understanding of all aspects of solar resource assessment, solar PV project design, and energy yield assessment in combination with a solid financial and commercial understanding of the link to investor’s business case.

Based on your proven experience, you must be confident in taking a cross-functional perspective on working with energy yield assessment and optimization of solar PV projects and ensuring that these are delivered using robust process frameworks.

We value the right match of personal and professional skills and our ideal candidate would bring the following competencies to our team:

  • Expert knowledge of solar PV resource modeling and energy yield assessment and PV Design
  • Experience with optimization of Solar PV projects for lowest LCoE and highest value of energy.
  • Experienced in design and engineering review of Solar PV projects.
  • Understanding of PPAs, hedge agreements, and other offtake concepts and their interplay with project design.
  • Preparation and presentation of decision material and analyses at investment committee meetings.
  • Experience with fronting clients, lenders, and other stakeholders during due diligence and financing of renewable projects.

As a person you are

  • Set direction for project deliverables and ensure these are timely delivered in collaboration with your team using appropriate processes and methods.
  • Are highly analytical and structured with an ability to prioritize activities during tight deadlines, such as the financial close of projects.
  • Enjoy working in a multi-cultural environment.
  • Are a strong communicator with great interpersonal skills.

About us

Blue Power Partners is supporting worldwide leading developers, asset owners and technology companies within origination, development, construction and performance optimization of onshore/offshore wind, solar, PtX and storage projects.

Working at Blue Power Partners means being part of an international company and working alongside people with a broad range of skills, from a variety of cultures. Our company is growing rapidly based on our strong company values, and we are committed to maintaining an agile environment with a strong can-do, dynamic and entrepreneurial spirit.

During the recruitment process, Blue Power Partners is processing all registered personal data in compliance with the European General Data Protection (GDPR), and we reserve the right to screen the SM accounts of potential candidates.


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During the recruitment process, Blue Power Partners is processing all registered personal data in compliance with the European General Data Protection (GDPR), and we reserve the right to screen the SM accounts of potential candidates.