Here is an incredible opportunity to work with a Boston based, high-growth solar equipment company with a unique, patent protected solar generating product. SmartFlower Solar is a global solar energy solutions company offing a one-of-a-kind system to our customers. Through our innovative design, manufacturing, installation and service approach, we have introduced game-changing technology for residential and commercial solar applications.
Senior Product Development Engineer Job Responsibilities:The person in this role will be responsible to lead product development tasks encompassing project management, mechanical and electrical design, testing, manufacturing, and regulatory compliance. This includes introducing new innovations to the SmartFlower system as well as manufacturing improvements with the goals of increased reliability, power generation, and decreasing manufacturing costs. Technical and occasional field support is also required to assist the SmartFlower Solar field team.
Job Duties:Lead engineering efforts including new product development and implementationLead product reliability and availability improvement projectsWork with third party contract manufacturing and associated quality programs including documentationDevelop and implement system retrofits and upgrades as product evolvesMust be familiar with the overall function of photovoltaic DC and AC solar systemsMust have some understanding of control system software design and logicFocus on manufacturability and cost-out for productsUp to 25% travel Internationally for engineering, manufacturing and supply chain support
Qualifications:We are interested in candidates with a minimum of 5 years of detailed engineering experience in solar or other energy related industries. Relevant experience in solar tracking or related electro-mechanical products is a plus. A BSME in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering is required.
Other qualifications include:Minimum 5 years product development experience with progressively increasing responsibilitiesAbility to work independently, efficiently and proactively on multiple projects under deadlines while maintaining a professional attitude and commitment to qualityExcellent written and verbal communication skillsully competent in Microsoft Office SuiteThe ability to read plans, specifications, one-line diagrams, equipment submittals, and material data sheetsProficiency with SolidWorks 3D modeling and creation of drawingsAbility to set clear expectations and deliver performance feedback
Other:This position is in Boston, MA at the Park Plaza with easy access to public transportation. The work schedule is typical 8:00AM -5:00PM although longer hours will be required based on customer needs. SmartFlower Solar is a unique Renewable Energy company with exciting game-changing technology that is starting to grab a foot hold in North American. This assignment offers a ground floor opportunity to be part of a dynamic team who will value your ideas and contributions towards SmartFlower s success. Please see our website for additional details on the company: www.smartflower.com
SmartFlower Solar is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment. SmartFlower Solar will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which non-US work visa sponsorship will be provided.