Senior Compliance and Certification Engineer (Brazil)

Product Verification Brasilia, Brazil


Description

Enphase Energy is the fastest growing solar inverter company in the world. By combining the power of solar energy with a unique high-tech approach to the industry, Enphase Energy makes solar power systems productive, reliable, smart, safe and intelligent – simplifying installation and increasing the energy production of solar systems. Our microinverter system is profoundly changing the way solar systems function, and as a result, changing the solar industry itself.

As we continue our exciting growth, we are building teams with highly talented individual contributors and leaders who envision, specify, and launch next generation solar technologies. Our work environment is fast-paced, fun, and full of exciting new projects.

 

Do you want to help change the world? If so, read on… 

We are seeking a Senior Compliance and Certification Engineer specializing in Electrical and Wireless equipment compliance and certification in Brazil. This position will also support the certification efforts in other LATAM countries.

Duties:

  • Gains regulatory agency approvals for products by demonstrating product compliance with standards.
  • Leads the effort to gain and maintain certification status.
  • Develops and recommends compliance and standards strategies that closely align with the company's strategic product roadmap (products, geographies, and timelines)
  • Identifies and recommends compliance with standards that apply to the company’s current and future products. Standards analysis includes periodic review of coverage by technical area, by relevance and by geographic market.
  • Interacts with third party accredited compliance entities to ensure Engineering and Product Verification have accurate interpretation of standards
  • Has and maintains detailed knowledge of relevant National, UL, International, Grid connection and National Electric Codes standards. Knowledge of IEC and EN standards would be an advantage.  
  • Regularly communicates new standards developments and technical findings to Product, Marketing, Engineering, and Product Verification teams.
  • Assists Product, Marketing, Engineering, and Product Verification teams in clarifying technical details of relevant standards and identifies possible bias by standards testing entities.
  •  Recommends improvements to existing compliance testing processes
  • Supports success of compliance efforts by promoting early awareness of standards requirements. Contributes to the Engineering Requirements Documents as needed to ensure relevant standards are referenced.
  • Using detailed knowledge of standards and industry best practices, guides engineering and testing disciplines towards the goal of standards compliance.
  • Participate in national and international standards committees and to capture new and upcoming regulatory testing requirements.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • BS/MS in Electronics / Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Recent 5+ years’ experience in Compliance, Certification or testing of photovoltaic systems, Energy Storage products or power supplies.
  • Detailed and working knowledge of relevant standards.
  • Working knowledge of the National Electric Code and ability to work with Local Authorities.