Head of Engineering (m/w/d)

  • BayWa r.e.
  • Arabellastraße 4
  • Kaiser-Joseph-Straße 263
  • Work experience
  • Engineer
  • Project Management, Product Management
  • Fulltime
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BayWa r.e. Power Solutions GmbH offers tailor-made energy solutions for commercial and industrial companies. Our portfolio includes the development and realisation of solar rooftop installations, storage and charging solutions as well as power supply contracts in the key markets of Germany, Spain, Italy and the Netherlands. We can also offer a broad service portfolio in several other countries thanks to our experienced team of experts.

Due to our dynamic growth, we are expanding our team in München or Freiburg and are currently looking for a Head of Engineering (m/w/d):

Your tasks

  • You lead the engineering team and develop the engineering function as an integral part of our dynamically growing C&I customer business
  • You coordinate the engineering tasks for our projects in the EMEA region in an efficient and comprehensive way and keep the communication and team spirit at high level
  • You join project teams for selected customer leads and key projects and contribute with your vast engineering experience
  • You set the technical standards for our solutions and look for steady improvement in product performance, cost-competitiveness and quality in close cooperation with the teams of product development, product management, systems design, procurement and project management
  • You put the engineering focus especially to PV installations (PV rooftop, PV ground-mount, PV carport), as a core of many of the solutions offered to our customers
  • You apply state-of-art renewable energy technology and make sure compliance with international norms, local norms and regulation, applicable grid codes and further standards; e.g. insurance
  • You identify suppliers together with our team of product management and procurement and keep close contact with our key suppliers
  • You coordinate training of the company with regards to all relevant engineering topics
  • You cooperate actively with other group entities, e.g. Service, Solar Projects
  • You communicate with the management, including preparation of data and presentations

Your profile

  • You have a bachelor or master degree in electrical engineering or a comparable education with a strong technical background
  • You bring relevant experience in the solar PV industry, ideally in an EPC environment within an international renewable business
  • Track record of planning and construction site-management of various PV projects incl. plant optimization and grid integration
  • Excellent understanding of solar PV technology and complementary technologies, e.g. storage, e-mobility applications and energy management systems (EMS);
  • Proven leadership in managing a multi-skilled, international team with ability to understand and support other team members´ activities
  • Good commercial acumen and contracting experience including analyzing and reporting on project implementation and cooperation with our partners (engineering providers, sub-contractors)
  • Strong project management skills, results-oriented, ability to take initiative, be self-starting and make rational decisions, even when under pressure
  • Fluent in English and German. Other European languages will be an advantage.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and a digital mindset

Your benefits

  • Mobile working
  • Flexible working hours 
  • Modern office atmosphere 
  • Company restaurant / Barista Bar 
  • Discounted Conditions Fitness 
  • Discounted Online Shopping 
  • Smartphone, also for private use


Your contact

We look forward to your application! 

If you have any questions about the job offer, please get in contact with us.
  • Ms. Gabrijela Pavlovic
  • HR Manager
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