Grid Engineer Solar / Wind Italy

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BayWa r.e. Progetti develops projects, defines investment and management formulas for effective and sustainable wind and solar energy projects. Due to our dynamic growth, we are expanding our Grid connection team and are currently looking for an Grid Engineer Solar / Wind Italy.

We can offer you exciting challenges as part of a team of professionals. As part of the BayWa r.e. renewable energy network, you will benefit from flat hierarchies with short, fast decision-making channels. Our integration into BayWa r.e. AG provides security and the opportunities for further development that you would expect of a company this size.
At BayWa r.e. we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates. All employment is decided based on qualifications, potential, merit, and business need. We do not discriminate on the basis of origin, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, pregnancy, or any other basis covered by appropriate law.

Your responsibilities

  • Manage the successful delivery of the grid connection high voltage package for Onshore Wind, Solar PV and Battery Energy Storage projects through their lifecycle (origination, development, tender, execution and commissioning);
  • Liaise with project development team to lead and coordinate grid interconnection requirements and for estimation of project CAPEX, OPEX and time scheduling;
  • Develop and build relationships with external clients, partners, DNO’s, TSO’s, grid consultancies and contractors;
  • Carry out a cost/benefit analysis and check the compliance with Engineering Technical Specifications and with DNO’s, TSO’s, local or international standards;
  • Technical due diligence for pipeline acquisition and support to project management;
  • Preliminary design/concept of substation and definition of the substation main items;
  • Manage the delivery of works being undertaken by electrical and high voltage grid connection contractors and consultants;
  • Definition and optimization of power transformers according to plant design / grid codes / DNO or TSO requirements;
  • Construction design of substation for building permit application;
  • Main technical interface for all substation/evacuation line related topic ( EPC, PPC, SCADA, control center, external certification companies) and its coordination.
  • Responsible for plant certification and follow up the inverter and PPC certification processes according to the location;
  • Support the Project Team during the whole commissioning
  • Preparation of commissioning documentation (Commissioning protocol and Energization procedure);
  • Identify and mitigating project risks, advise the business on an ongoing basis about existing and anticipated grid – related liabilities and costs;
  • Engages with other IPP/developers to agree the optimal and most preferred solution when sharing grid infrastructure;
  • Take care of interconnectivity of the substation

Your profile

  • You have an educational and professional background in engineering, especially electrical engineering
  • You are able to deliver substations conceptual design using CAD tools for planning application
  • You have extensive experience in high voltage infrastructure, including substations, overhead lines and underground cables, for voltage levels 15 kV, 20 kV, 132 kV, 150 kV and 220 kV (380 kV desirable).
  • You bring comprehensive knowledge of the Italian DNO/TSO network as well as local Italian, EN and IEC standards
  • You have a sound knowledge of MV switchgear panels and MV systems
  • You are fluent in business English and Italian,
  • You are proficient with MS Office

Your soft skills

  • You enjoy working in an international and digital environment
  • You have a structured way of working
  • You are well organized and have good time management skills



We're looking forward to receiving your application!

If you need any information please contact:

HR Business Partner
Ms. Pina Alfieri
+39 02 32 111 91
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