Application Engineer - PV and Energy Storage

Location:
Phoenix, AZ, United States
Department:
Engineer

Application Engineer - PV and Energy Storage position plays an important role with this rapid growing company. This is a very dynamic and fast-track position. The position will be the key member of the product management team, which oversees the company’s PV and Storage products and product strategies in North America regions. This position will also be the technical point of the contact person for commercial, industrial and utility-scale inverter/system products, and providing product/system trade-off study to support company’s multi-generation product road map.

Your Responsibilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for establishing system solutions of North America PV & Energy Storage business
  • Track market demands from key accounts, set up a channel between R&D and customers
  • Collect changing market conditions on a regular basis, establish strategic measures to compete in the market and push R&D department to adjust technical programs
  • Support/Lead pre-marketing promotion of the new technical solutions
  • Support sales team with PV system technical solutions and become a trusted technical advisor to the customer’s engineering staff
  • Attend industry trade shows and marketing events to support the improvement and expansion of the company’s brand recognition
  • Support internal technical document control and management
  • Liaison and communicate with product team, providing customer feedback and any applications to meet US regulatory requirements
  • Interpret UL, IEC, NEC and other regulatory requirements and provide input to the company’s product line
  • Assist field service personnel in system level trouble shooting and provide engineering guidance as necessary

Our Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years overall experiences in Engineering discipline role
  • Minimum 2 years PV industry experiences are required, and prior working experiences in OV and/or Energy Storage system-related projects, issues and/or technologies are preferred
  • Power Electronics/Power System/Control System design/validation experiences welcome are desired
  • EPC project engineering, product conceptual design and system-level trade-off experiences are welcomed
  • Proven track record in touch technical problem-solving skills and an ability to lead/guide engineering initiatives
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written across functions and all level internally and externally
  • Self-starter, strong initiative and strong organization skills
  • Bilingual, English-Chinese and/or English-Spanish preferred, but no required

 

Education or Desired License and Certificates:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from accredited university or college 
  • Solar industry experiences are required
  • PV Energy Storage system-related experiences are desired

 

Competencies

  • Technical problem solving/analytical skills
  • Self-starter, strong initiatives and an excellent communicator
  • System and product level mindset
  • Organization, detailed-oriented nature and strong initiative 
  • Strong technical support focus and a service oriented individual both with Sales team and customers 

 

Travel

25%-50%

 

Work Location and Status:

  • Full time, Phoenix, Arizona or East Coast of USA
  • No visa sponsorship

 

Compensation:

  • Compensation commensurate with experience
  • Competitive benefits package and employee programs
  • Strong personal and company growth opportunities