Quality Assurance Engineer (m/f/d), Marlborough, MA, USA

An exciting, challenging position working to assure the quality of PV equipment for major solar energy industry players working both in factories and in the field, as well as providing technical support to our project management team.


  • Conduct in-factory supervision of production and inspection of new-build PV equipment
  • Conduct inspection and oversight of delivered PV equipment – including the witnessing of container unloading, verification of packaging and pallet integrity and warehouse storage conditions
  • Coordinate and oversee inspection and testing of field-installed PV equipment, including directing the work of field-based sub-contractors hired to conduct visual inspection, infrared thermal imaging, electroluminescence imaging and IV curve tracing
  • Assist in the analysis and root-cause identification of PV equipment field failures or excessive performance degradation causing concern to clients – which cannot be handled by routine operations and maintenance (O&M) activities
  • Analyze, interpret and report QA data resulting from any field and factory-based inspection and testing in order to generate client deliverables


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering (mechanical, electrical or environmental/renewable energy)
  • Knowledge of PV including minimum one year of experience in engineering, inspecting, and testing of PV equipment
  • Willingness to travel and work in PV equipment factories across the US and Mexico as well as to be on-site at installed PV systems in the US – traveling up to one week at a time
  • Ability to work according to industry norms and standards
  • Fluency in both written and spoken English
  • Excellent technical writing skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of team
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Proficient with the standard Microsoft suite and project management tools
  • Flexible with work location and time (although position will be mostly office based)
  • Trustworthy, reliable and a self-starter
  • A team player with multicultural experience
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Goal-driven and results-oriented

Working Conditions

Contract Full time empoyment
Starting Date ASAP
Other Opportunity for annual personal and corporate bonus


Please submit your application by email to

Office Location

PI Berlin North America LLC
225 Cedar Hill Street, Suite 200
Marlborough, MA 01752