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Renewable Energy Studies Engineer M/F

Montpellier, France Permanent Contract Technical Design

At Qair, we have chosen a flexible organization that promotes versatility among our employees and allows the company to constantly adapt to market needs.

Our corporate culture is inspired by the entrepreneurial spirit that has driven Qair since its inception. Far from traditional hierarchical management, we encourage initiative and autonomy, fostering an environment conducive to innovation and creativity.

We are an independent renewable energy producer. Our 600 employees operate over 1 GW of assets in the 20 countries where we are present and are developing a portfolio of more than 30 GW.

Our culture, based on trust and mutual respect, allows our employees to thrive professionally and actively contribute to the company's success. By unleashing the potential of each individual, we boost collective performance and equip ourselves to meet the challenges of a constantly evolving market.

As part of the company, you will report hierarchically to the Head of the Design Office as a Studies Engineer. You will work closely with project managers and respond to technical expertise needs at different stages of development, as well as those of field prospecting teams.

Your main areas of activity and intervention are primarily solar, hybrid projects with storage, and wind. The position is based in Montpellier.

Are you looking for a stimulating and empowering challenge where boldness and innovation are rewarded? Join us and unleash your potential!

Main Tasks

The main missions of the position are as follows:

During the development phase (prospecting or pre-construction) and/or tenders, for several projects simultaneously:

  • Conduct preliminary project studies (site access, preliminary electrical design, yield estimation);
  • Conduct project sizing and technical design studies, taking into account technical and environmental constraints;
  • Create all necessary plans for obtaining administrative authorizations and for construction (solar and wind);
  • Optimize the layout of photovoltaic plants as well as the choice of components;
  • Calculate yield and associated uncertainties.

During the tender phase:

  • Provide technical support during responses to project calls and tenders:
  • Analyze the technical aspect of the specifications;
  • Prepare the technical part of the response file;
  • Interact with technical stakeholders.

During the construction phase:

  • Provide technical support to Project Managers and Implementation teams.

Skills Required

  • A general engineering degree with an energy focus or a Bac +5 with specialized training in CAD (civil engineering, electrical engineering) is required;
  • You have prior experience in a similar role or environment;
  • You have solid knowledge of Autocad software;
  • You are proficient with PVSYST, Excel (VBA), and knowledge of PVCase is a plus;
  • Knowledge of Python coding is appreciated;
  • An operational level of English is desired.

The essential skills for the position are: proactivity, rigor, a willingness to learn, good interpersonal skills with the ability to work in a team, strong analytical skills, organizational skills, and the ability to prioritize.


  • Annual bonus;
  • Profit-sharing bonus;
  • Possibility to buy Qair shares;
  • Meal vouchers worth €9.50;
  • Annual days off, entitling to 9 days off in 2024 in addition to the legal entitlement of 25 days of paid leave.


TYPE OF EMPLOYMENT: Permanent contract (CDI)


JOB LOCATION:  Montpellier


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