Pine Gate Renewables is seeking a Development Engineer to perform engineering and project support tasks for distributed generation and utility-scale photovoltaic systems. The Ideal candidate is enthusiastic, self-motivated, and results-oriented.


  • Create conceptual design layouts for PV power plants utilizing AutoCAD, PVCAD, and Helios 3D design software
  • Create energy models utilizing PVSYST software
  • Support Project Engineers in creating utility Interconnection applications, electrical permits, and construction documents
  • Perform electrical calculations for AC and DC cable sizing, voltage drop, overcurrent protection, grounding, and other design elements
  • Provide technical support to Pine Gate Renewables’ development, procurement, construction, and O&M departments
  • Develop proficiency in NEC and other applicable state and local codes
  • Additional duties as assigned and/or directed


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent technology program
  • 1+ years of PV Design Engineering experience preferred
  • AutoCAD proficiency.
  • Knowledge of AC and DC electrical principles
  • Knowledge of National Electric Code, International Building Code, International Fire Code and other standards relevant to the industry
  • Microsoft office proficiency
  • PVSYST, PVCAD, and/or Helios 3D design software proficiency preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple projects and tasks
  • NABCEP Entry Level certification or equivalent preferred

At Pine Gate Renewables, we are committed to developing solar farms throughout the country. Our approach utilizes experience-backed management and real-time industry knowledge to site and develop projects in a way that delivers the maximum benefit to communities, utilities and investors. We work hard, and we like to have fun along the way.

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