PV Systems Team Leader (f/m/d)

Berlin, Germany

PI Berlin is looking for a leader of our solar PV Systems team. The job requires both a mix of team management and technical expertise on PV plants for our customers. You will be part of an international team spanning across the globe from China to the USA to our home base in Germany. Your daily work will be a key driver in the renewable energy transition. As part of PI Berlin, you will be making sure that solar PV plants and equipment are delivering reliable clean energy.

We strongly encourage women to apply who, if equally qualified, will be given preference.


You will lead a team whose task is to carry out engineering and technical services in the area of solar PV plants. The focus of the team’s tasks is on technical analysis of PV plants in the development, construction or operational phase. Typical tasks include: optimization of layouts, energy yield assessments, documentation review, technical due diligence, PV plant inspections, and module tests on-site.

  • Personnel management for approximately 6 employees
  • Manage the priority and scheduling of tasks for your team and external partners
  • Distribute, execute and manage work packages
  • Perform project tasks as required, which may include analysis, simulations, and on-site inspections
  • Verify and release the analysis and reporting carried out by your team
  • Ensure that the team has the right software and equipment to perform inspections and tests of PV equipment on-site, as well as maintaining the equipment as required
  • Development and implementation of new analysis and reporting methods
  • Maintain a high standard and current technical knowledge in your team by tracking industry publications and conferences
  • Support project and sales managers as required in communication with customers regarding project scope, details, and deliverables.
  • Ensure the team and external partners have the required health and safety training and documentation


  • Engineering degree in mechanical, electrical or environmental/renewable energy
  • Minimum five years of experience in executing solar PV plant engineering tasks
  • Experience leading teams of engineers and technicians
  • Ability to manage complex and diverse technical tasks
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Willingness to travel and work internationally
  • Excellent technical writing skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of team
  • Experience managing sub-contractors
  • Fluency in German and English both spoken and written; additional languages are beneficial

Working Conditions

Contract Regular employment contract
Starting Date ASAP
Contract Length Undefined
Salary TBD
Vacation Days 30 Days per year
Working Hours 40h per week | Optional flexible or part-time
Probation Period 6 months
Preferred Location Berlin, Germany


Please submit your application by email to

Office Location

PI Photovoltaik-Institut Berlin AG
Wrangelstr. 100
10997 Berlin, Germany