Better Energy

PV Design Engineer or PV Designer for Better Energy

Better Energy Sønderborg


The green transition from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources can only be achieved by adding new renewable energy to our energy supply. Better Energy is an international renewable energy company that helps us to achieve this goal by designing, funding and constructing new green energy plants. At Better Energy, we are determined to drive change and help companies, cities and countries bring new renewables online in a simple and efficient manner diversifying and greening the energy supply. We design, develop, engineer, finance, build, operate and own large-scale solar PV power plants in Denmark and abroad.

To help us move this vision forward we are looking for a colleague to join our Technology & Solutions team in Sønderborg.

When joining Better Energy, you must be ready to drive change and make an impact that matters. You share our ambitions and commitment, and you are enthusiastic about joining a company with a broad professional foundation where we collaborate across departments and professional backgrounds. Like us, you are passionate about your work, and you share our vision of engineering a sustainable future. You are ambitious and motivated by working with other talented and dedicated colleagues.

Better Energy is seeking PV Design Engineer or PV Designer with good interpersonal skills to ensure a high and solid professional foundation for our technical solutions. You will be based in Sønderborg.

Your team

You will join a strong design team in which you will share responsibility for the development of large-scale utility PV projects. Your role will be to maintain a robust product design for commercial and industrial solar PV systems while continuously contributing to improving the quality of our installations. To be successful in this position, you should be able to meet deadlines and use the tools available while being flexible enough to suggest improvements and alterations to working processes.

You take responsibility in your stride, are comfortable with precision work and can prioritise your work effectively. You are professional and well organised. You take pride in supporting the team; using your skills to improve upon and assist with the work the team does. You want to establish positive and productive relations with your colleagues and external partners. At BE we have a dynamic working culture with short decision-making processes and you will have the opportunity to influence and develop your own tasks and responsibilities.

About you

You have an educational background as a PV designer, technical designer, technical assistant or building technician. Experience in PV is a bonus but not a requirement. You also have the following

  • Five years of experience with designing in AutoCAD
  • Experience with design of PV
  • 3D design in AutoCAD is considered an advantage
  • Knowledge of the Danish Building Regulations
  • Knowledge about electrical engineering work and understanding of construction phases are considered advantages

Since we have a lot of focus on people in Better Energy, we think you will match the team best if you can say ‘yes’ that you are:

  • Curious when it comes to design details
  • Independent and pro-active
  • Known for your positive energy
  • Professional and meticulous
  • Able to work together with others towards a common goal
  • Strong in both spoken and written English

The list is long! If you can’t say yes to all of the above, but you still think you are a great match, apply - try to convince us.

What you will enjoy

Yes, you will have a good lunch scheme, private health insurance and an IT scheme. But you will also enjoy:

  • A job with great variety and many different tasks within modern project management and design of PV solar plant systems
  • An opportunity to join a growing business that is actually driving the green transition in Denmark and internationally
  • Fun, interesting and varied work with good opportunities for professional development
  • Kind and talented colleagues who love to laugh together, especially at our social events

How we recruit

We know that it is our people who make the difference. Having the right skills is only part of the picture. We look for the cultural fit too. This means that we are very thorough when we try to find the best match for both you and Better Energy. If you are interested in applying your skills and talents to make a difference, send us your CV and your application through the link below.

Since finding the right candidate means so much to us, our recruitment process is an ongoing process. We will close the application process when the right candidate has been found.

If you have any questions about the position, you are more than welcome to contact Henriette Heise, If you have questions about the recruitment process, it will be great if you contact Lea Dissing at or by phone +45 20 71 78 38.