Title:  Project Engineer * Power-to-Gas


Kassel, DE

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Project Engineer * Power-to-Gas

SMA Sunbelt Energy GmbH is a 100% subsidiary of SMA Solar Technology AG. It was founded in 2014 and focuses on off-grid, solar hybrid and battery projects. SMA Sunbelt Energy GmbH concentrates its business on the worldwide Sunbelt regions (Africa, Central America and Caribbean, Middle East, Southeast Asia and Pacific) as well as large scale battery storage markets. SMA Sunbelt also entered the Power-to-gas market and is growing in this business. 


The Solutions Management team within SMA Sunbelt ensures that all hardware and software components of a project are seamlessly integrated. Products are specified with suppliers as well as developed in-house and adapted to the specific project. As a result, we ensure that the sum of the individual products results in a functioning system. In this role as Project Engineer you support the Power-to-Gas team and are involved in different projects from planning to implementation.


Your contribution to the big picture


  • Your are responsible for the electrical design and engineering of complex systems for hydrogen production 
  • You create specifications, clarify technical requirements and engineer the corresponding systems
  • You also provide technical support for customer projects in the field of Power-2-Gas (circuit diagrams, communication technology and mechanics)
  • You coordinate technical content within the scope of development projects with suppliers, e.g. for medium voltage systems
  • You are responsible for the hardware design of systems and control cabinets
  • You will create electrical circuit diagrams (EPlan) and work on layout and CAD drawings
  • You will be responsible for on-site support during the construction and commissioning phase


Your skills are required


  • You have a degree in engineering, preferably in electrical engineering or mechatronics 
  • You have professional experience in a comparable position, ideally in plant construction
  • You have experience in the preparation of circuit diagrams and drawings
  • You are willing to travel (also internationally)
  • You have a very good German and English language skills


That sounds interesting to you? Under the following links you can learn more about some of our projects

  • Project BigBattery Lausitz (Schwarze Pumpe)
  • Project St. Eustatius: 100 Percent Caribbean Solar Power
  • Project “The Brando”


#bethechange We look forward to receiving your application.

Your contact is Frederik Otto | HR Business Partner | Telephone: +49 561 9522-0


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