Associate Engineer - Recent Graduate

Engineering Christchurch, New Zealand


Our mission at Enphase Energy is to advance a sustainable future for all.

Today, our intelligent microinverters, which turn sunlight into an affordable, safe, reliable, and scalable source of energy, work with virtually every solar panel made, and when paired with our award-winning smart battery technology, we engineer one of the industry's best-performing clean energy systems. To date, we have installed more than 36 million microinverters on more than 1.5 million homes across 130 countries.

Like our customers, our innovative teams are also worldwide, making Enphase Energy a truly global company. We are one of the fastest growing and most dynamic energy companies in the world. Nimble and acutely focused on developing ground-breaking solar energy management technology, each of our teams have a shared goal of creating a carbon-free future.

 At Enphase we are also committed to diversity and inclusion. Developing cutting edge technology requires a workforce as diverse as the populations we wish to serve. We are a values-driven company that puts people and their power at the center of our shared energy future.

 Join us on our mission!

Are you a motivated, self-driven electronics or electrical graduate who is passionate about renewable energy and product design and development?

Do you resonate with power and analogue electronics, circuit theory and embedded software?

If you have recently completed your BEng (Hons), have a couple years experience or completed your OE and are available for an interview in person at our Research & Development facility in Christchurch. Apply now!

What you can expect in your role:

  • You will be part of a team working in a fast-paced,
  • well equipped lab environment developing and testing micro-inverter products. 
  • developing your skills in board level designs, test design, fault diagnosis, debugging and problem solving. 
  • You will touch firmware, hardware, test automation, product validation, compliance, custom ASICs and advanced power electronics.

Employee Benefits 

  • Quarterly bonuses and stock options.
  • Long service leave.
  • Medical insurance cover (yourself and your immediate family members).
  • Annual merit reviews and increases.
  • Opportunities for career growth and development.
  • High tech laboratories and equipment.
  • Modern facilities with onsite parking.
  • Health and wellness incentives.
  • Eco friendly work environment.
  • Global team environment.

About the Christchurch team

The Enphase Energy New Zealand facility is in Wigram, Christchurch.  We are a Research and Development Centre focused on the design and testing of our cornerstone product, the Microinverter. Enphase New Zealand has a team of around 80+ engineers and support staff. We also work closely with our Research and Development colleagues in California, Texas and Bangalore.

About Enphase Energy

Enphase Energy is a multi-national company with many global locations; sales and marketing, operations, and research and development.

All offers of employment are subject to standard background testing required by Enphase Energy.

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Relocation and Visa requirements:

Enphase Energy is an AEWV Accredited Employer. Successful applicants for certain roles may be eligible for international or domestic relocation assistance. Offers of relocation and immigration support are dependent on the nature of each position. Further information will be available to preferred candidates