Junior Solar Developer - Madrid

Open for applications

Eco Energy World (‘EEW’), founded by Svante Kumlin, is an independent global developer of utility scale solar (photovoltaic) projects with a recognised track record since its establishment in 2008. The Group has developed circa 1300MW of assets, which it has deployed for major institutional investors in the global solar power industry across Europe and Asia-Pacific. EEW has a major pipeline of new opportunities to take advantage of the next wave of global subsidy free solar PV developments. Headquartered in London, the Group are currently developing assets in the UK, Spain, Italy, Sweden, and Australia. The company has recently expanded to the US market and opened offices in NYC. For further information, please visit www.eew.solar.

The Role

EEW are seeking a graduate to join our dynamic team in Madrid. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting in the development of renewable energy projects mainly in Spain with focus on large-scale greenfield developments and will be based in Madrid.

Key Responsibilities

The graduate should have moderate understanding or experience in the following:

  • Identification of potential development sites, including spatial analysis relating to network availability and environmental constraints

  • Design of ground mounted, utility scale solar projects, according to land morphology and environmental restrictions, with optimum choice of technology

  • Assisting in negotiation and execution of land agreements (leasehold or purchase) with landowners and commercial land agencies

  • Evaluation of project feasibility, based on key project parameters (yield, capex, opex and expected electricity prices)

Essential Requirements
  • Degree in Engineering, Environmental Studies or similar

  • Basic understanding or genuine interest on grid connection application process and/or planning & environmental permitting for renewable energy projects

  • Fluency in English & Spanish verbal and written

  • Strong computer skills and proficiency with Microsoft Office products; PVSyst and AutoCAD experience will be considered a plus

The right candidate will work from our office in Madrid and with the global offices in London, Monaco, New York, Australia and Sweden having a high degree of independence and working with a very dynamic team. The successful candidate will receive an attractive remuneration package and an opportunity to be part of the company’s share performance plan.