Electrical Solar Designer

Requisition ID: 276209 

  • Relocation Authorized: None 
  • Telework Type: Full-Time Office/Project 
  • Work Location: Vadodara 

Company Overview:

Company Overview: Since 1898, we have helped customers complete more than 25,000 projects in 160 countries on all seven continents that have created jobs, grown economies, improved the resiliency of the world's infrastructure, increased access to energy, resources, and vital services, and made the world a safer, cleaner place.
Differentiated by the quality of our people and our relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align our capabilities to our customers’ objectives to create a lasting positive impact.
We serve the Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy, and Mining & Metals markets. Our services span from initial planning and investment, through start-up and operations. Core to Bechtel are our values – ethics, safety, quality, people, culture, relationships, innovation and sustainability, and our covenants – integrity, respect, collaboration, trust, and delivery. They are what we believe, what customers can expect, and how we deliver. Bechtel India is a global operation that supports execution of projects and services around the world. Working seamlessly with business line home offices, project sites, customer organizations and suppliers, our teams have delivered more than 125 projects since our inception in 1994.

Our offices in Gurgaon, Vadodara and Chennai will grow significantly and sustainably with exciting career opportunities for both professionals and young graduates who are passionate about creating a cleaner, greener, and safer world; building transformational infrastructure; making decarbonization a reality; and protecting people and the environment.

Bechtel is a trusted engineering, construction and project management partner to industry and government. Differentiated by the quality of our people and our relentless drive to deliver the most successful outcomes, we align our capabilities to our customers” objectives to create a lasting positive impact.

At Bechtel, each day is an opportunity to bring the extraordinary to life by building a culture of inclusion and belonging. As a global company with global customers, helping to solve complex global challenges. Bechtel has long been home to colleagues from a multitude of nationalities, cultures, ethnicities, and life experiences. It is these colleagues who embody a culture of innovation and creative problem solving, a better understanding of local customers and communities, and work together as “One team” that ensures every valued member of our organization receives a rich and rewarding career.

 Job Summary:

We are seeking talented and knowledgeable individuals to join our team as a PVCase Designer. As a PVCase Designer, you will play a key role in designing and optimizing photovoltaic (PV) Array Plans, Project proposal using the PVCase software. PVCase is a solution that streamlines the process of designing solar projects, from site assessment to system layout and electrical design.

Major Responsibilities:

  •  Utilize your experience in PVCase to design, simulate, and optimize solar projects from initial concept design to construction and commissioning.
  • Collaborate with engineering teams to ensure accurate system layouts and electrical designs.
  • Analyze and evaluate site conditions, including terrain, shading, and environmental factors, to identify optimal locations for PV array modules for installation and maximize energy production.
  • Generate detailed BOM reports, drawings, and documentation using PVCase software.
  • Stay up to date with the latest industry trends, guidelines, and best practices related to PV system design.


Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Min. 3 Years of experience, specialized courses in drafting, design and engineering practices, and CAD, or a recognized diploma.
  • Site experience will be an added advantage.


Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge and hands-on experience with PVCase software, including proficiency in AutoCAD, Microstation and other relevant design tools (knowledge of PVsyst not mandatory but will be added advantage).
  • Strong understanding of photovoltaic systems, including solar panels, inverters, AC & DC collection cable routing & installation.
  • Familiarity with relevant codes, standards, and regulations related to solar PV installations.
  • Proficiency in conducting site assessments, shading & Terrain analysis, and system optimization using PVCase.
  • Knowledge of AC & DC collection systems including String / combiner, harness cable and DC homerun cables & AC collection trench design.
  • Ability to generate accurate and detailed BOM reports, drawings using PVCase software.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot and resolve issues related to PV system design.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary teams.
  • Proven track record of successfully delivering PV projects on time and within budget.


Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through five global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Energy; Mining & Metals; and Manufacturing & Technology. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.  

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, disability, citizenship status (except as authorized by law), protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

Bechtel employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or show proof of a negative test result prior to accessing Bechtel sites/facilities to the extent required by applicable law or by customer requirements.