Field Applications Engineer - Commercial and Industrial

Engineering Caguas/Guaynabo/San Juan Area, Puerto Rico


Description

Field Applications Engineer - Commercial and Industrial 

Our clients 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 their award-winning smart battery technology, they engineer one of the industry's best-performing clean energy systems. To date, our client has installed more than 36 million microinverters on more than 1.5 million homes across 130 countries.

Like their customers, their innovative teams are also worldwide, making our client a truly global company. They 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 their teams have a shared goal of creating a carbon-free future.

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

Join this dynamic TEAM

Responsibilities

  • Manage pre-sales technical support for account engagements as a Sales team member to win business
  • Engage in unique system design support to ensure project wins and proper system function
  • Close cooperation and alignment with Customer Support to enable a closed loop system on post-sales technical support
  • Manage alpha and beta field deployment support of our new products that includes partner feedback for hardware and software improvement
  • Own making the installation and function of solutions and products easy and successful by providing feedback and driving improvements with Product Management and Engineering Development teams
  • Develop and deliver documentation (e.g., design guides, line diagrams, standard BOMs, technical briefs etc.), best practices, installation and operational plans, and training to ensure a high-quality design and minimal post sales technical support issues


Qualifications

  • 5+ years practical and hands-on experience and expertise with installing distributed solar electric, energy storage and energy management applications
  • Strong expertise, knowledge and hands-on skills troubleshooting electrical systems and data networks using tools such as multi-meters, power quality analyzers, data acquisition etc.
  • BS or MS EE or equivalent, Licensed Master Electrician or P.E. in any jurisdiction U.S. a plus
  • NABCEP certification a plus
  • Strong knowledge of NEC and system regulatory codes for PV and energy storage installations, including but not limited to the NFPA 70: National Electrical Code, PV Power System installation, UL1741, IEEE1547, Rule 21 for the interconnection of distributed resources with power systems
  • Experience in the use and implementation of inverters/converters, DC & AC systems and component interconnection methods between PV and energy storage systems and the grid including advanced grid functions
  • Experience working remotely with strong self-management and interpersonal skills and proven record of establishing and maintaining working relationships with customers, peers, and managers
  • Ability and willingness to travel locally and domestically 25-60% of the time

KAI Partners

KAI Partners is a growing technology and organizational development consulting services firm based in northern California. In partnership with our clients, we plan, develop, and implement business and automation systems that strengthen core internal environments. We collaboratively develop organizational change strategies and tactics with clients to help them realize their desired business outcomes. By providing a full range of services, we enable government and private industry to maximize internal efficiencies and corporate effectiveness. Our principals bring over 100 years of experience working within and consulting to public and private sector organizations. http://www.kaipartners.com/