Senior Business Development Engineer

Commercial · Algés, Lisboa
Department Commercial
Employment Type Permanent
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Main Function & Scope

The Organic Business Development Engineer will be responsible for supporting the Organic Business Development (OBD) department in all activities within the department. The OBD department is responsible for the planning, design, licensing and execution of wind and solar projects. These projects aim to enhance the company’s portfolio through the development of overpowering of existing wind farms, repowering or colocation with solar and other technologies. The role will primarily focus in Portugal and Spain but also in other countries within the company’s portfolio.


Key Responsibilities

  • Support the identification of land plots with suitable solar resource and preliminary assessment of environmental restrictions;
  • Support the development of wind and solar photovoltaic projects across the Portuguese and Spanish markets, including interacting with national and regional public entities and external consultants
  • Management of internal databases of land leases for the design and construction of renewables assets;
  • Support the construction monitoring of the projects, including scheduling of subcontracted external providers, orders and delivery of materials and equipment
  • Support environmental monitoring campaigns and studies
  • Support enquiries to external providers, budget and financial analysis of the projects


Competencies & Behaviours

Essential

  • Organised and meticulous
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork


Skills & Knowledge

Essential

  • Good understanding of renewable systems


Relevant Experience

Essential

  • 3 years of experience in renewable energy projects, preferably wind and/or solar

Desirable

  • Previous experience in Project Management


Education & Qualifications

Essential

  • Higher engineering degree in Civil, Electrical, Environmental or equivalent
  • Driving license
  • Fluency in English (required)

Desirable

  • Fluency in Spanish, French and German
  • Knowledge of energy storage systems BESS, H2


Software Programmes

Essential

  • Microsoft Office Suite

Desirable

  • Proficiency in GIS and CAD software
  • Proficiency in solar resource analysis (PVSyst)
  • Proficiency in Python, VBA programming


Main Working Contacts

  • Asset Performance
  • Asset Management
  • Procurement
  • Technical Departments


Travel Requirements

  • Frequent travel within Portugal and other European countries as required.

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  • Location
    Algés, Lisboa
  • Department
    Commercial
  • Employment Type
    Permanent
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level