Profile of Nicholas B.

Nicholas B. Electrical Engineer
4 years experience | 0 projects worked |
20.00€ /hr | 0€ earned

Electrical Engineer with 4 years of experience in designing and constructing solar plants from as small as 1kW to as large as 1.2MW

Electrical drafterElectrical EngineeringSolar EnergySolar Pv Systems

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Work Experiences

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  • Product Owner

    Barrows Global | August 2019 - Now

    Managing a team to develop Barrows Global\’s digital signage product.

  • Business Development Engineer + Electrical Engineer

    Terra Firma Solutions | December 2017 - June 2019

    Terra Firma Solutions primarily designs and installs solar PV systems for commercial and industrial clients. As a Business Development Engineer, my role was to compile feasibility studies for prospective clients. Each study includes: modelling a solar PV system, preparing the financial model and compiling the proposal/tender documentation.
    Furthermore, I worked on the construction of solar PV plants as an Electrical Engineer and/or Project Manager. The details of these projects (and my specific role) are the following:
    1. Electrical Engineer responsible for the design of a 923kWp plant installed on a distribution centre in Midrand, Johannesburg (completed September 2018)
    2. Electrical Engineer and Project Manager responsible for the installation of a 1.2MWp plant on a mall
    in Kuils River, Cape Town (completed March 2019)
    3. Project manager responsible for a 778kWp system installed on a hospital in Panorama, Cape Town (completed May 2019)

  • Design Engineer

    BrightHouse Solar | July 2015 - November 2017

    BrightHouse Solar designs and installs PV systems for homes and small businesses (2kWp-30kWp). During my time at the company, I was primarily responsible for designing and presenting systems to clients. I presented 140+ systems to clients, of which 40 were built during my time at the company.


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  • BSc. Electro-Mechanical Engineering

    University of Cape Town | February 2011 - November 2014