Renewable Energies Engineer

Website Voltalia South Africa

Company: Voltalia South Africa

Location: Cape Town, South Africa

Contract Type: Permanent

Starting Date: May 24

Company Overview: Voltalia is a leader in renewable energy, operating across wind, solar, hydro, biomass, and storage sectors. With operations in 20 countries and a presence on four continents, we offer comprehensive electricity production and service solutions. Join our Center of Expertise team in Portugal to contribute to our global mission.

Job Description: As a Renewable Energies Engineer, you will be a key player in supporting and developing our projects in South Africa and internationally. Your expertise will guide our ventures from the development phase through to construction and operation, ensuring technical excellence and innovation in our renewable energy projects.


  • Engineering support across various project stages, including development, construction, and operation.
  • Technical analysis and design, including layout, sizing, and Energy Yield Assessment.
  • Participation in investment, construction, and repowering stages.
  • Technical evaluation of project documentation and proposals.
  • Collaboration with suppliers for technical solutions and improvements.


  • Degree in Electrical/Electrotechnical Engineering with 5-7 years in the renewable sector.
  • Proficiency in CAD and simulation tools (PVSys, WaSP, WindPRO).
  • Experience with large-scale photovoltaic projects (10MW+).
  • In-depth knowledge of the regulatory framework in the renewable energy sector.
  • Fluent in English; additional languages like French or Portuguese are beneficial.

Key Skills:

  • Analytical and interpretative capabilities.
  • Excellent organizational and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage stress.
  • Willingness to travel nationally and internationally.

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