Project Developer (m/f/d) for Hybrid Energy Systems

Kowry Energy


We are Kowry Energy, a sustainability-driven energy services provider backed by the world most renown Power Solutions provider. We believe that solving the Climate Challenge facing Our Planet will only succeed with the inclusion of the 600 million people of Sub-Saharan Africa living today without energy.

We do this by empowering local, independent energy companies to accelerate their operations in serving businesses and communities with reliable, sustainable, and affordable energy access.

Project Developer (m/f/d) for Hybrid Energy Systems

To strengthen our growing team, we are looking for a Senior System Engineer.

You will be involved in various development projects for hybrid energy systems (Solar PV, Battery Energy Storage System, Diesel / Gas Gensets, Energy Management System etc.) to integrate and simulate the hybrid energy system. You’re closely collaborating with colleagues from customer acquisition, project management, supply chain, finance, and as well as our technology partners.


  • You are responsible for the technical delivery of our solutions. You define and validate the technical solutions and do technical execution planning together with the customer
  • Design all technical documentation for the customer
  • Write technical documentation and project specifications for our technology partners
  • Integrate the deliverables of the technology partners to deliver the committed customer solution
  • Lead Factory Acceptance Tests and Site Acceptance Tests where appropriate
  • Act as the technical lead in all client discussions and meetings, inform on deviations, and suggest optimisations.
  • Support the Business Development department in preparing proposals, in particular with preparing technical methodologies, bill of materials, budgets, and technical drawings.
  • Develop and establish robust processes, standards and best practices for project components, sizing and assure high quality simulation results


  • A Master’s degree in electrical engineering or similar is required. Specific education in renewable energies, sustainable energy will be an advantage
  • Minimum 6 years of experience in electrical engineering is required. Additionally, you bring at least 3 years of experience from the solar PV industry.
  • You possess knowledge of renewable energy systems & energy storage, as well as electrical power systems and energy markets. Experience with low and medium voltage distribution lines is desirable.
  • Excellent command of Microsoft Word, Excel and AutoCAD. Experience with simulation software i.e. HOMER, PV SYST is desirable
  • A high degree of analytical skills as well as the ability to efficiently design and implement processes
  • Ability and proven experience to think creatively, learn quickly and develop innovative solutions involving electrical and mechanical challenges
  • As we’re a volume driven business, it’s essential to be process driven and have a highly organized way of working, as well as the ability to manage multiple projects and tasks in parallel
  • You are a team player and have the ability to drive results under own initiative in an agile and fast paced start-up environment
  • Strong problem-solving skills and strong interpersonal skills are required
  • Fluent in English and German (written and spoken) – French, as well as any language of West/East Africa is considered a plus.
  • Additionally, we also consider previous leadership experience in any capacity a plus


  • Contribute to something that makes a difference, by creating holistic, long-term solutions to enable growth for the people of Sub-Saharan Africa.
  • Work on sustainable solutions to further economic development and enable future generations.
  • Join an early staged team where you’ll be supported to develop your capabilities, to take ownership of your work and to shape the future of the company.
  • Work closely together with an experienced and truly impressive founder who brings with her 20+ years of experience from companies like Rolls-Royce and Volkswagen
  • Enjoy a company culture shaped with heart and humor.

We are an equal opportunities employer and value diversity. All employment is decided based on qualifications, merit, and business need. We believe diversity improves our decision making and are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills.

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The applications for this position are processed by the external service provider "Lisantix GmbH".

Kowry Energy
Wilhelminenhofstraße 76/77
12459 Berlin
Linda Merrett
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