Electrical Engineer for HV & MV Grid (m/f/d)

  • Milan, Italy
  • Verona, Italy
  • Work experience
  • Technical occupations (other)
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JUWI has been present in the Italian market since 2007, it is based in Verona, in the north of the country, in an excellent position close to all major transport networks. JUWI brings together all the partners you need to complete your renewable energy projects.
We build projects that integrate harmoniously with the environment. JUWI has the necessary engineering expertise, several years of centralized experience in project management and trade as well as organizational skills. Most importantly, from the outset we work together with all relevant partners to develop a strategy that integrates a wide variety of different interests for the benefit of everyone.
The Italian team, assisted by the expertise of the JUWI group, covers the entire production chain: planning, construction and operational management. We leverage our expertise and experience to design high-performance, large-scale photovoltaic systems, allowing the lowest energy cost but maximizing the profits of those who invested in the project. The technical, procurement and construction teams work closely with suppliers to develop and deliver high-quality components.
We are looking for you as a

Electrical Engineer for HV & MV Grid (m/f/d)

full time - unlimited

Your Tasks

As Electrical Engineer for HV Grid and MV (m/f/d) you will be part of the JUWI EMEA engineering team, supporting the engineering, procurement, project management and new business teams with electrical engineering analysis, design, modelling, costing and commissioning. You will be the primary resource for engineering the grid connection works to connect PV plants to the TERNA grid taking into consideration the Italian Grid Code. Moreover, you will be responsible for all technical queries related to the grid connection works for all phases of the project life cycle.  You will be the main interface between JUWI Germany and JUWI Italy on all electrical engineering related matters that fall within your scope.
Primary Responsibilities
  • Provide the Development, EPC and New Business teams with all electrical engineering inputs for PV plants
  • Assist the JUWI team with related problem-solving and queries, interfacing with other JUWI subsidiaries like Germany or other expertise as and when required, including presenting to the required Utility Forums
  • Liaise with the Utility (e.g., IPTO, Municipality) with regards to project grid connection related issues from the development to the commissioning phase
  • Liaise with Consultants with regards to project grid connection related issues from the development to the commissioning phase
  • Monitor the project construction progress and support the resolution of grid related field issues
  • Participate in contract reviews and feasibility studies
  • Assist in developing project Requests for Proposals (RFP’s) to contractors for bidding purposes
  • Assist with environmental and land issues in relation to the grid connection
  • Reviewing of EPC technical documentation to comply with the developer’s and applicable legal requirements
  • Reviewing of the overall system design, including for grid code compliance (including but not limited to considerations of SCADA and RTU interface design, transient analysis, power factor, grounding, steady state arc flash, protective device coordination, short circuit analysis, lightning protection, communication systems, transformers, inverters, RMU’s, DCB’s, cables, etc.)
  • Review project design and bill of quantity to ensure compliance with EPC contracts
  • Responsible for the development of a process road map for the execution of the Grid interconnection portion of Utility Scale PV plant works in Italy including required deliverables, expected timeframes, and expected roles and responsibilities of stakeholders
  • Create specifications, Scope of Works, electrical schematics, wire sizing, determine quantities, select components and specify all components to provide the optimal configuration
  • Implementation of system design standards and optimisations proposed by international system design and construction teams from Germany and IT
  • Ensure that the grid connection works are in accordance with regional standards and regulations
  • Ensure that the technical project documentation inclusive of drawings are accurate during all phases of the project lifecycle

Your Profile

Qualifications and Experience
  • University Degree in Electrical Engineering. Must have signature right Electrical Engineering qualification
  • Five years’ work experience in Italy power industry, preferably solar power
  • Clear understanding and working experience of Grid Code and its application to solar PV plant design
  • HV electrical experience
  • Ability to develop electrical single-line diagrams
  • The candidate should have demonstrated the ability to work in matrix organizations and to operate and navigate within an international company
  • Ability to work independently
  • Attention to detail
Desirable Attributes
  • Good communication skills, both orally and in writing
  • Open-minded and flexible
  • Possess a strong drive and have sharp analytical and systematic problem solving skills
  • Capable of independent decision-making
  • Result and detailed-orientated approach
  • Strong team spirit
  • Enjoy being challenged technically
  • A creative thinker
  • Willing to travel locally and internationally

Benefits of working for juwi

Joining JUWI Italy you can expect a hybrid work policy, market related salary, performance-based bonus, medical insurance, ticket restaurants. We have two offices, one in Verona and another in Milan. Here you will find the opportunity to work for an ISO 9001:2015 certified matrix organisation. Experiencing people, processes, ideas and thought patterns from a global perspective. You will be joining a collaborative environment where growth is common and in fact, is encouraged.
Become part of a team that realises leading solar, wind and hybrid projects worldwide. JUWI Global has a high level of commitment and passion for its vision of 100% renewable energy.


(Not matching all the requirements, Apply!)
Even if your profile does not match the job brief 100%, perhaps you match it 80% of the way, you could possibly be the right candidate for another position within the JUWI Group.
To apply, please submit your application via our recruitment portal and ensure that you submit your application in English.
We look forward to your energy!

  • Monique Cooper
  • External Recruiting Consultant EMEA