Head of Product Management Groundmounted-PV (d|f|m) utility scale solar

  • Berlin, Oranienburger Straße 17, 10178, Berlin, Germany
  • Freiburg im Breisgau, Kaiser-Joseph-Straße 263, 79098, Freiburg, Germany
  • Hamburg, Am Sandtorkai 66, 20457, Hamburg, Germany
  • Leipzig, Katharinenstraße 6, 04109, Leipzig, Germany
  • Mainz, Rheinallee 84, 55120, Mainz, Germany
  • München, Arabellastraße 4, 81925, Munich, Germany
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BayWa r.e. is the home for change makers. We r.e.think energy – how it is produced, stored and can be best used to enable the global renewable energy transition that is essential to the future of our planet.  At BayWa r.e. we effect change globally. With locations in 30 countries, we have over 4,500 people already working across the world, collaborating with local businesses to proactively shape the future of the energy sector.

BayWa r.e. Solar Projects GmbH provides an extensive range of services, from greenfield development and turnkey construction to financing options and the operation of ground-mounted or floating solar parks and hybrid plants. Thanks to our global expertise, our local teams can cater to our customers’ needs and requirements.

As Head of Product Management Groundmounted-PV, you will further develop our solutions in the field of Groundmounted-PV – together with the central functions in the Projects segment, to optimize our groundmounted products for our markets globally.

What You Will Do

  • Identification of optimisation possibilities and improvements of our existing system design in close cooperation with the technical teams
  • Analysis of techno-economical aspects as well as the practical feasibility of technical improvement possibilities and adaptations
  • Coordination of development activities at the interface to the various specialist functions (esp. RnD, Purchasing, Engineering, Legal and, if necessary, other functions such as Sales, etc.)
  • Continuous monitoring of market conditions on a technical and economical level 
  • Consulting the local legal entities on the use of the various groundmounted products and on the implementation and adaptation of improvements and new developments
  • Advising the management, the various functions and the national companies on their products (fixed-tilt, tracker PV)

What You Bring

  • Degree in electrical engineering, environmental engineering, industrial engineering, business management or in a comparable field
  • At least five to eight years professional experience in the PV industry (ideally in Project Management, Project Development, Business Development or in something comparable)
  • Sound expertise in PV technology and fundamental understanding of techno-economical factors
  • Experience with PV tracker technologies
  • Seasoned personality who can stand his ground in front of technical and non-technical stakeholders and who is experienced in dealing with the upper-management
  • Solid negotiation skills, coupled with high sensitivity to different mentalities and practices in an international business environment
  • Fluency in English (min. C1) is required; fluency in German would be nice to have
  • High motivation to extend our position as global player in the renewable energy sector
  • Willingness to travel

What We Are Ready To Offer You

  • We care about you: if there are any problems, we will do everything we can to support you - with us no one is left out in the cold
  • Mobile working (incl. 30 days per year "workation" entitlement within the EU)
  • Flexible working hours
  • International team (over 86 different nationalities in the BayWa r.e. Group)
  • Flat hierarchies, an open culture and plenty of room for your ideas
  • Modern office ambience (height-adjustable desks, additional monitors, ergonomic chairs, etc.)
  • Extensive opportunities for people development through internal and external trainings
  • Regular events for team building
  • Digital meal vouchers via Belonio JobLunch
  • Subsidized shopping via the Edenred gift card
  • JobRad (company bike leasing)
  • Subsidized company pension plan
  • Subsidy for various fitness offers (Body&Soul, Gympass, etc.)
  • iPhone (also for private use)
  • Subsidized employee share program

Is This Role The Right Fit For You?

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion matter to us  
At BayWa r.e. we cherish the diversity of our people and are dedicated to providing an inclusive environment of mutual respect. We aim to create equal opportunities for all applicants and colleagues.     
We welcome everyone and do not discriminate based on origin, religion, social, cultural, or ethnic background, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law.

We look forward to your application! 

If you have any questions about the job offer, please get in contact with us. #BWreEMEA

  • Paul Schwind
  • HR Manager
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