SunPower Corporation Design Engineer in Binan, Philippines

Do you want to change the world? We do, too.

 

 

The energy market is roughly $4 trillion globally, and solar penetration is less than 1%. But just one hour of sunlight, if harnessed, could power the entire world for a year. We have the opportunity to completely change the way energy is produced, distributed and consumed on a global scale, and we’re looking for talented, committed people to help us drive our growth and achieve our goals.

 

 

SunPower is a global solar energy solutions company with a rich heritage of pioneering the best energy technologies in the world. Our solutions are unrivaled in terms of long-term reliability, efficiency and guaranteed performance, and our company is unmatched in terms of global reach and scale. Through design, manufacturing, installation and ongoing maintenance and monitoring, SunPower provides its proprietary, world-record efficient solar technology to residential, commercial and utility customers worldwide.

 

 

SunPower is changing the way our world is powered every day with a brilliant, passionate and driven team of more than 7,000 in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. In an industry that is reshaping the world’s energy future, there’s no better place to be than SunPower.

 

 

We believe that our employees create our brand – with each project, each communication, each task completed and each interaction. Experience is critical to SunPower in regards to not only our customers but also our employees and dealer partners. As such, we strive to hire candidates that are service focused. The experience we would expect the ideal person to deliver is:

 

 

SUMMARY OF ROLE

SunPower is seeking a Design Engineer for Residential SPD/SPRI. The Design Engineer reports to the Design Engineer Team Lead. The Design Engineer will be responsible for the development and timely completion of design package deliverables and will be expected to interact directly with Design Engineering stakeholders for any design-related activities.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following (other duties may be assigned):

  • Performs detailed PV system design with minimal supervision

  • Carries out complex designs according to guidelines

  • Possesses deep understanding of own process area and basic understanding of other business units

  • Consistently meets design output targets with no or minimal errors

  • In charge of basic to detailed design deliverables for a full design package such as array layout, shading analysis, PV-inverter sizing, single line diagram, bill of materials, output estimation

  • May be asked to be trained and execute other design/drafting activities

  • Regularly interacts with Design Engineer colleagues and Team Lead for design process alignment

  • Directly clarifies gray areas with internal or external stakeholders pertaining to a specific design request at hand

  • Offers guidance and support to level 1 Design Engineers

RELATED EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Graduate of Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, Civil) or Architecture; Minimum: Technological Course Graduate

  • At least 1-2 years of related work experience

  • Basic knowledge on PV System Design Tools (Autocad, Aurora, Pictometry, PVSIM)

  • Proficiency in Design Softwares (Autocad)

  • Proficiency in MS Office suite

  • Demonstrates very good oral and written communication skills