Burns & McDonnell Electrical Design Engineer - Solar (ENR) in Mumbai, India
Burns & McDonnell India (BMI) Energy Division is looking for a well-rounded and driven solar PV design engineer in the Mumbai Office to assist with conceptual design of solar developments and to perform the detailed design of solar projects. The conceptual design will involve collecting preliminary site information, performing site layouts, and iterating different technology cases /scenarios to optimizing energy output of the solar PV power plant. Candidates will also be responsible for taking the conceptual design and translate them into fully detailed construction ready designs by performing necessary calculations and designs, preparing the bill of material, and answering questions during the project execution phase. Specifically, the position will involve some or all the following:
Using software tools to layout and optimize PV ground mounted systems
Performing electrical calculations (cable sizing, grounding studies,
Creating electrical single-line diagrams, panel schedules, or connection diagrams for solar electric systems, using computer-aided design (CAD)software
Performing PVSyst modeling for system production estimates
Developing optimal designs with SLD, PML, conduit and wire scheduling, routing and equipment plans,
Executing designs that adhere to grid compliance and permitting requirements
Compiling detailed bills of materials based on system specifications
Coordinating with management team to develop complete proposal packages
Working with business development, project management, and installation teams to meet client’s needs and internal design standards.
Travel to the United States as required and requested to support assignments on projects and overall office needs;
All other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from accredited program. Six to Ten years of professional experience performing solar engineering required. Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Excellent written & verbal communication skills (English). Previous internship and/or related consulting experience preferred. In additional, candidates should have experience with the following:
Electrical distribution systems at 15kV and 35kV power levels
National Electrical Code and standard design/construction practices.
Ability to work collaboratively with others (Project Managers, Engineers and Designers both in Mumbai and United States) to resolve design or drawing issues as appropriate and to accomplish objectives.
Ability to independently complete required design
Ability to independently perform power optimization studies using PV Syst to meet client requirements or propose feasible options for any given site.
Minimum 6-10 years of related experience.
Primary Location India-Maharashtra-Mumbai
Req ID: 231228 Job Hire Type Experienced
Not Applicable #BMI N/A