Engineering Manager / Team Leader, Energy Solutions APAC

  • Cyberjaya
  • Engineer
  • Technical occupations (other)
  • Published: 2021-07-13
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Are you a leader in renewable energy engineering? We are.

We are recruiting a Regional Engineering Team Leader, Energy Solutions for the APAC region

About Us: BayWa r.e. – a forward-looking international company!

BayWa r.e. is a growth-driven multinational headquartered in Germany. We are in 30 countries with 3000 employees. We are leaders in the renewable energy sector, active in offshore and onshore wind, solar, storage, hydrogen, and bioenergy.
In the APAC region, we are already around 200 employees located in our 9 country offices throughout the APAC region (Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Vietnam, South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, and Australia). We have an established team of highly skilled and dedicated professionals growing our business activities by developing, constructing, and operating our renewable generation portfolio throughout the region.


You will lead our engineering teams for the Energy Solutions Business Unit, to deliver high performance outcome for our C&I projects in the APAC region.
The position will be based in Bangkok, Thailand or Cyberjaya, Malaysia

Responsibilities we will trust you with:

  • Coordination and provision of expert engineering input into the assessment, development, construction, and operation of new C&I generation opportunities

  • Manage the detailed design of electrical and structural components of solar PV systems & BESS (Energy Storage) in the APAC region

  • Lead the technical development of projects including managing conceptual design, EPC design reviews, OEM evaluation, solar resources, energy yield analysis, optimal project layouts, and design together with the design engineers, consultants and project managers.

  • Managing external and internal engineering support to deliver agreed outcomes

  • Integrating and contributing to the BayWa r.e. technical team internationally

  • Assist and/or lead in commercial contractual agreement negotiations, EPC contracts, O&M agreements, Project Finance, PPA’s, term sheets etc. – with technical input

  • Screen the market and maintain relationships regarding available wind and solar technology providers and contractors.

  • Coordinating development and operational budgets for the Engineering team and managing assigned budgets within agreed parameters

  • Work closely with our multinational project management teams in the region to secure a successful implementation of our project across the APAC region.

Your areas of knowledge and expertise:

  • Electrical, Mechanical and/or Civil Engineering degree with significant Solar experience in the APAC region

  • Proficiency in CAD and/or GIS design tools are required

  • Proficiency in Commercial & Industrial design and related engineering design & quality standards

  • Proficiency in PVSYST and Helioscope is a plus

  • Excellent understanding of solar and electrical power system construction procedures (Rooftop, On-site, ground mounted)

  • Excellent English communication skills: written and verbal (other languages are of advantage). Thai language is a plus for foreign applicants

Is this role the right fit for you?

  • You have a min of 10 years working experience in PV Plant construction or design of Solar power plants or experience in design of conventional Power Plants of which 5 years of which is for Commercial & Industrial RTS development?

  • You are an energetic leader of high-performance and multicultural teams who naturally uses visionary and coaching leadership styles? You can lead with enthusiasm, compassion, and be a lifelong learner for your teams based in multiple locations throughout the APAC region

  • You have strong interpersonal, prioritizing, and time management skills?

  • You are willing to travel frequently across Asia to facilitate project needs?

What we are ready to offer you:

  • A flexible working environment so that you can maintain a positive work-life balance.

  • A diverse and inclusive team with a strong culture focusing on employee health and wellbeing.

  • The possibility to make a positive contribution to our planet and use your world class engineering knowledge to set new standards in Renewable Energy.

Are our values your values?

  • You are ambitious:  To make a positive impact in business and beyond. We create meaningful solutions.

  • You are reliable: For our colleagues, partners, and customers, we create trust by being responsible.

  • You believe in succeeding as a team: We collaborate in an honest, friendly, and respectful way. We have fun and celebrate our successes.

  • You bring an open mind: With open minds, courage, and innovation. We challenge the status quo.

Join our team where you can make a difference and drive innovation for a sustainable future!


Your contact

We look forward to your application! 

If you have any questions about the job offer, please get in contact with us.
  • Ms. Sirinan Teppaitoon
  • HR Specialist
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