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Director of Electrical Engineering
$190,000 + $210,000 + Package
Arlington, VA, USA

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A global leader in renewable energy, is seeking a Director of Electrical Engineering to drive innovation in our expanding portfolio of solar, wind, and storage projects. With substantial funding and a hyper-growth trajectory, join us in shaping the future of clean energy across the US market! 


Director of Electrical Engineering

$190,000 - $210,000 + 20% Bonus

Arlington, VA (5 Days per Week)


I have been engaged by a leading Independent Power Producer who is expected to reach quadruple their operational Solar & Storage projects by 2025. All of the assets in this current portfolio are at the utility scale between 60MW - 125MW.


The EPC department is looking to double in size this year, the are looking for a Director of Engineering who will oversee, coordinate, and manage civil and electrical design development and implementation.


Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Long-range Planning: Collaborate with senior management to establish long-term operating and construction goals.
  • Project Development: Lead the development of new solar sites from concept to production, coordinating with various teams.
  • Market Analysis: Work with cross-functional teams to assess market potential for new projects.
  • Project Oversight: Monitor project progress, ensuring adherence to schedule and budget.
  • Problem Solving: Address engineering challenges and coordinate solutions with stakeholders.
  • Stakeholder Management: Maintain communication with internal and external stakeholders to define project requirements and specifications.
  • Team Management: Supervise engineering contractors and staff, recruit additional engineers as necessary.
  • Coordination: Manage in-house electrical engineering team and coordinate with external consultants.
  • Communication: Maintain professional communication with all relevant parties involved in projects.


Skills & Expertise:

  • Experience: 5 to 7+ years in engineering, preferably in utility-scale renewable energy.
  • Technical Proficiency: Strong understanding of engineering drawings and specifications, with the ability to troubleshoot effectively.
  • Financial Skills: Ability to analyze financial impacts of engineering requirements
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering required; Master’s degree in Engineering or Business Administration preferred


If you are interested in this position, please reply with an updated copy of your resume or email it to

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