Solar Energy Systems Engineers

Solar Energy Systems Engineers

Perform site-specific engineering analysis or evaluation of energy efficiency and solar projects involving residential, commercial, or industrial customers. Design solar domestic hot water and space heating systems for new and existing structures, applying knowledge of structural energy requirements, local climates, solar technology, and thermodynamics.

Key Competencies * Integrity * Attention to Detail * Analytical Thinking * Dependability * Achievement/Effort * Persistence * Initiative * Innovation * Cooperation * Self Control

Representative Tasks * Create plans for solar energy system development, monitoring, and evaluation activities. * Design or coordinate design of photovoltaic (PV) or solar thermal systems, including system components, for residential and commercial buildings. * Conduct engineering site audits to collect structural, electrical, and related site information for use in the design of residential or commercial solar power systems.


Professional Scientific & Technical Services, Educational Services, Government, Wholesale Trade,

Job Family Architecture and Engineering

Sample Job Titles Applications Engineer, Consulting Engineer, Distributed Energy Systems Consultant, Energy Systems Laboratory Director, Engineer, Engineering Vice President, Field Engineer, Power Systems Engineer, Renewable Energy Division Manager, Renewable Energy Leader, Renewable Energy Specialist, Research Engineer, Solar Applications Development Engineer, Solar Array Engineer, Solar Design Engineer, Solar Designer, Solar Development Engineer, Solar Energy Advisor, Solar Energy Contractor, Solar Energy Engineer, Solar Energy Systems Designer, Solar Energy Systems Engineer, Solar Engineer, Solar Mechanical Engineer, Solar Performance Engineer, Solar Photovoltaic Designer, Solar Photovoltaic Engineer, Solar Photovoltaic Product Development Engineer, Solar Photovoltaic Systems Engineer, Solar Process Engineer, Solar Professional Engineer, Solar Project Engineer, Solar Site Assessor, Solar Systems Designer.