Sr Electrical Engineer - Solar PV

Company: CV-Library
Job type: Full-time

Opportunity for a senior Electrical Engineer (Japanese and English speaker) to join a global leading IPP and EPC company in Japan.


Managing electrical engineering matters in Japan, supporting the Business Development, EPC and the O&M areas

EPC (In coordination with the company headquarters in Spain):

● Analysis of new projects RFQ information in the electrical engineering, in particular in AC side

● In coordination with EPC Headquarters, specifically with engineering and purchasing department, supplier selection and coordination of RFQ to SHV (transmission line, substation) request for prices to subcontractors. Visits to suppliers to understand and evaluate the different equipment.

● Analysis of prices from subcontractors.

● Review of technical annexes in suppliers contracts (material supply and installation) , support in contracts negotiation (technical).

● Management and coordination of pre construction activities, communications with utility companies, METI and related organizations.

● Supervision and control of electrical works progress on site.

● Supervision, control and report to the relevant authorities and utility companies of final commissioning phase.

● Analysis and proposal of solutions to technical problems that appear in the design and construction phase.

O&M area, in coordination with O&M APAC Director and the rest of O&M team:

● Support for PV plants in service, supporting electric related technical matters, assessment of equipment failures and troubleshooting management and coordination.

● Support for Technical relationship with supplier and subcontractors.

● Support for Technical relationship with electrical utilities and Local Public Authorities (as for example METI).


● Ability to communicate in Japanese and English or Japanese and Spanish.

● Electrical Engineering

● Electrical Engineering experience in construction phase in electrical projects high voltage (2-5 years)

● Experience in Photo-voltaic Solar Sector (Valuable)

● Japanese native language required or proficiency. English or Spanish as second language

● MS Office advanced level (mandatory)

● AUTOCAD advanced level (desirable)


Candidates should preferably have some of the below listed qualifications.

A. 1st class electrical works operation and management engineer.


B. 1st class electrical management engineer


C. Chief Electrical Engineer (CEE) : ~ CEE1, CEE2, CEE3 CEE 電気主任技術者

6. Skills / competences

● Ability to mentioned departments interaction

● Multitasking ability

● Team management

● Flexibility / adaptation

● Negotiation skills

● Supply management

● cost, plan, management

● Ability to communicate in Japanese and English or Japanese and Spanish.

Seniority Level

Mid-Senior level


Renewables & Environment

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