Mechanical PV Systems Engineer

TAD PGS, Inc - Oakland, CA4.2

Full-time
We have an outstanding career opportunity for a Mechanical PV Systems Engineer with solar trackers, PV panels, or other ground mounted solar racking systems experience to join a global Solar Systems and Modules Manufacturer. THIS IS A REMOTE POSITION. The purpose of this position is to drive and manage engineering needs through the sales process and into handoff to operations. It will require cross functional leadership across regional sales, product management, supply chain and operations. This position will be responsible for both configuring existing products to meet customer needs and identifying requirements for new products, for addition to the new product development process. Responsibilities will include: -Provide sales support for system applications needs. -Respond to functional and technical elements of RFIs/RFPs. -Review, edit, and approve estimating tools. -Develop customer-facing product documentation and presentations. -Identify opportunities for system installation improvements and value engineering. -Analyze and suggest areas for value engineering to provide most ideal solutions. -Identify when product changes are required and define requirements and timeline. -Present new product requirements to Product Management & Marketing teams. -Travel occasionally to customer sites, suppliers and 3rd party testing facilities. Desired Qualifications: -B.S. Mechanical Engineering -2+ years of mechanical / structural engineering experience in solar trackers, PV panels, or other ground mounted solar racking systems. -Utility-scale system experience highly preferred. Subject matter expertise in: -ASCE 7-10 and other structural / building codes -IEC & UL Tracker Standards -IEC & UL PV Panel Standards -PV Systems knowledge Desired experience: -Structural load testing and validation. -Designing and constructing ground-mounted solar racking systems (fixed or tracker). -Wind tunnel analysis for solar structures. -Managing and negotiating relationships with vendors and customers.
TAD PGS, INC. specializes in delivering secure, reliable and rapidly implemented workforce solutions to the U.S. Federal marketplace, including U.S. Government agencies and their prime contractors. With more than 50 years of experience, TAD PGS, INC. has earned a reputation for accountability, a value that government agencies and prime contractors both demand and deserve.

TAD PGS, INC. sources professionals for the full spectrum of federal positions, from administrative to management, and those contracts requiring extremely niche-oriented technical skills and the highest levels of security clearance.

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