Solar Energy System Engineer

Posted: 16-06-2020
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description

  • Test and evaluate photovoltaic cells or modules.
  • Review specifications and recommend engineering or manufacturing changes to achieve solar design objectives.
  • Develop standard operation procedures and quality or safety standards for solar installation work. Provide technical direction or support to installation teams during installation, start-up, testing, system commissioning, or performance monitoring.
  • Develop design specifications and functional requirements for residential, commercial, or industrial solar energy systems or components.
  • Perform computer simulation of solar photovoltaic (PV) generation system performance or energy production to optimize efficiency.
  • Create plans for solar energy system development, monitoring, and evaluation activities.
  • Create electrical single-line diagrams, panel schedules, or connection diagrams for solar electric systems using computer-aided design (CAD) software.
  • Create checklists for review or inspection of completed solar installation projects.


  • Report directly to the board of directors.
  • Attend stakeholder meeting at township level government and state government in Nay Pyi Taw.
  • Make routine visits to installation sites.
  • Train electrical engineers and installers with industry best practices on installation and commissioning.
  • Train end-users on solar PV systems and their usage.
  • Liaise with design & manufacturing engineer to report on factory defects.
  • Warranty claim and make a recommendation by reducing a root cause analysis on defects and recurring problems.

Job Requirement

  • Perform site-specific engineering analysis, evaluate energy efficiency on solar PV system installed site.
  • Applied Industrial knowledge of PV technologies and electrical components.
  • Must have a Bachelor of Electrical or Electronic (Engineering Degree).
  • Equivalent PV Technical qualification.
  • Professional experience – at least 5 years in solar PV system at off-grid rural electrification.
  • Troubleshoot system components to ensure system performance.
  • Must be able to provide hands-on remedial work on technical issues in a timely manner.


  • The candidate with verbal/written skills in the Chinese language will be a plus.
  • Business level English skills in both writing and speaking are compulsory.


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