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Technical Project Manager - New Build

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Location: 50% remote in Germany (HQ in Hamburg) 

The client is an IPP company that is fully devoted to spearheading the worldwide shift towards renewable energy while upholding principles of sustainability and social responsibility.

The company's core strategy centres around securing steady, enduring cash flows through power purchase agreements (PPAs) with utilities, governments, and corporations. The client actively engages in the creation and procurement of fresh renewable energy initiatives, boasting an impressive pipeline of projects currently in development.

Its primary operations involve the ownership and administration of an extensive collection of solar and wind power facilities across several European countries including Germany, Netherlands, France, Spain and Finland. Collectively they have over 200 employees who are actively shaping the future of the energy system.

  • You will assume responsibility for technical project management of new solar construction projects. Additionally, you will support technical procurement during the construction phase and oversee testing/commissioning, along with quality assurance.
  • You will evaluate new construction projects as part of investment decisions, overseeing and verifying system planning. This includes conducting risk assessments and market analyses (benchmarking).
  • Furthermore, you will independently manage the tendering, negotiation, and commissioning of EPC service contracts and component purchase contracts. You will also develop and implement technical project optimisations, ensuring cost-effective and timely measures are applied.
  • Additionally, you will be accountable for the selection, commissioning, control, and evaluation of expert reports.

  • You hold a university or technical college degree in electrical/environmental engineering, engineering, or industrial engineering. Ideally, you have prior professional experience in technical management within the solar industry or operations and maintenance (O&M) sector.
  • Experience in contract negotiations would be advantageous.
  • In addition, you possess advanced proficiency in the MS Office suite, especially Excel, and demonstrate excellent communication skills in both English and German.
  • You have strong analytical abilities and can comprehend complex relationships.
  • You exhibit a high level of initiative, commitment, decisive decision-making skills, and cooperative behavior. Moreover, you are open to occasional travel for inspections, commissioning, and project acceptance.

  • Individualised guidance and coaching
  • Comprehensive onboarding, tailored training opportunities, language courses, and development programs
  • Engaging health platform "Get Fit!" with health budget, health weeks, free drinks, fruit, and lunch offerings
  • A mix of small and large company and team events, "Giving Back Week," and an active sustainability working group
  • Finder's fee for referring new colleagues
  • Benefit from the Deutschlandticket and sponsored JobRad (bicycle leasing program)
  • Access to corporate benefits and exclusive discounts
  • Conveniently located office accessible by bus and train
  • Employer subsidy for the company pension scheme and occupational disability insurance, along with free group accident insurance
  • Flexible working arrangements and the option for a mobile office (up to 50% remote work), along with generous vacation days (30 days plus 2 additional days for Christmas and New Year's Eve)
  • Relocation package for relocating to Hamburg

If you are interested please apply here or send your CV at

Jorel Bautista

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