Senior Specialist, Solar Performance Monitoring

Country/Region:  SG
City:  Singapore
Business Unit:  SUNSEAP GROUP PTE. LTD.

EDP Renewables APAC is the main subsidiary of EDP Group, a global leader in the renewable energy sector and one of the world’s largest wind producers. With its headquarters in Singapore, EDP Renewables is the leading sustainable development hub for the Asia Pacific region with activities across nine different markets. Our activities are focused on the design, development, management, and operation of renewable energy sources, namely solar, wind, as well as new technologies such as storage.

 

EDP is a global energy group leading the Energy Transition, Innovation and Sustainability. Using the technology of the future, we create solutions highly focused on the needs of our people and our customers, never neglecting our role and contributions to society. To achieve our goals, we aim to attract diverse people with high potential through the professional opportunities we create.

 

Join us to be part of a renewable energy leader that reinvests in society through sustainable projects and social as well as cultural causes. You will have the opportunity to actively participate in our global transformation, by changing tomorrow now.

This role ensures projects are completed with required quality before Commercial Operation Date.

 

Responsibilities

  • Monitor the health of EDPR's extensive solar fleet, comprising more than 3000 distributed solar generation plants and utility-scale plants in Singapore and the surrounding region.
  • Exercise due vigilance and detect faults with the solar plants using the Envision monitoring portal and promptly escalate high-impact faults to the maintenance team within 2 hours of detection.
  • Conduct immediate performance diagnostics on solar plants facing issues and provide well-defined rectification actions to optimize performance.
  • Ensure accuracy and integrity of data in the monitoring portal by identifying and correcting data errors.
  • Perform in-depth performance and long-term behavior analysis of the solar assets.
  • Generate high-level system performance data for various internal and external stakeholders.
  • Participate in Root Cause Analyses of solar plant failures or their inability to perform up to its desired level. 

 

Requirements

  • Academic Level: Bachelor or Graduate Degree in Engineering 
  • Required Professional experience: At least 2 years in the solar industry, but fresh graduates are welcome to apply. 
  • Specific knowledge: Strong knowledge of engineering and quality standards for DG photovoltaic projects. 
  • Skills / Competencies:  Problem Solving Skills / Strong communication and analytical skills, self motivated and proactive person with a “can-do” attitude. Strong or more advanced users of Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, PowerBI, Dynamics365 and Python will be viewed upon favourably. 
  • Languages: Proficient in English. Any additional languages would be an advantage.

 

About EDP Group:
As a socially responsible company, we incorporate our values and practices with the principles of Diversity and Inclusion. To achieve all our objectives, we intend to attract, develop and retain different profiles, assuming diversity as a key factor and differentiator of fundamental innovation in our organisation. We welcome and value all people, and we are committed to the inclusion and sense of belonging of each person who is part of the EDP Group. 

What makes us proud as an employer: 

  • TOP Employer Europe 2021 certification 
  • Bloomberg Gender Equality Index 2021 
  • Top Workplaces US 2021 
  • Certification in Conciliation (Excellence) by the Más Familia Foundation


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