Design Engineer at Daystar Power Group

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 Design Engineer

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full Time


  • Daystar Power Group is looking to engage a competent and experienced Design Engineers to design suitable solar solutions to help meet our clients’ needs.
  • He or she will work with the Sales Engineering Manager to understand the client’s power needs, conduct detailed site audits, and design custom solutions to meet the client’s power needs.
  • We require a hardworking, motivated, and well-organized individual with a focus on continuous improvement to exceed expectations.

Key Responsibilities
Solar Systems Design:

  • Conduct site/energy audits and analyse customer needs.
  • Identify site assessment information required for production of solar system designs.
  • Create and manage engineering drawings using AUTOCAD, PVSyst, SketchUp and other design tools.
  • Produce 2D and 3D pre-conceptual designs with accompanying BOMs.
  • Design and prepare detailed electrical wire diagram and construction drawings for PV system installation.
  • Manage the preparation of bids, proposal content, conformance to Request for Proposal (RFP) requirements.


  • Assist in market research and identify solar energy projects in Africa.
  • Review technological trends in the local and global energy sector.
  • Liaise with regulatory and governmental institutions as required.

Working condition:

  • Approximately 50% of time shall be spent in office environments with the remaining time in the field.


  • Education: Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Experience: A minimum of 3 years’ work experience in Electrical Engineering roles, preferably in the renewable energy or power industry, designing , installing or maintaining solar systems.


  • Computer proficiency required, creating spreadsheets and reports using Microsoft Software Programs (Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint in particular).
  • Use of software like HOMER, Pvsyst and Helioscope.

Language Proficiency: English (excellent oral & writing skills).

  • French (oral & writing skills) will be an added advantage


  • A self-motivated individual that demonstrates a sense of ownership with high level of commitment and the ability to thrive under pressure.
  • Passionate about quality of workmanship.
  • Good communication skills and ability to work well in teams.
  • Discretion in dealing with sensitive information.
  • Must demonstrate excellent team and people management skills.
  • Flexible to travel domestically and internationally.


  • Opportunity to work in a forward-looking, innovative company, with international group of colleagues.
  • Unlimited career opportunities – depending on achievements and personal development.
  • A competitive salary and benefits package with long term prospect in a fast-growing company.

Application Deadline
Not Specified.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online


  • Qualified women are encouraged to apply.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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