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Design Engineer

Req ID:  90301

Do you want to change the world? We do, too.


With more than 30 years of proven experience, SunPower is a global leader in solar innovation and sustainability. SunPower is a company with a rich heritage of pioneering the best energy technologies in the world. You have the opportunity to join the company that helped establish solar markets around the world and continues to innovate in the renewable energy space. SunPower has facilities in the US, Europe and Asia, and we are seeking talented people to join us in building a clean energy future.


Our unique approach emphasizes the seamless integration of advanced SunPower technologies, delivering complete solar solutions and lasting customer value. We are passionately committed to changing the way our world is powered, and we are guided by our legacy of innovation, optimism, perseverance, and integrity.


Widely recognized as the world’s standard for solar, SunPower produces the world’s highest efficiency solar products.  Our quality and reliability standards far exceed those of any other company in the industry.  


In order to unlock shareholder value, accelerate innovation and enhance customer value, SunPower will separate into two independent, publicly traded companies, strategically aligned and complementary, focusing on distinct offerings. Newly-formed Maxeon Solar Technologies will be the leading global technology innovator, manufacturer and marketer of premium solar panels, carrying on the decades’ long legacy in setting quality and performance standards.


As we look to the future, we are seeking a world-class Design Engineer based in ROHQ, Binan, Philippines. In an industry that is reshaping the world’s energy future, there’s no better place to be than SunPower. Are you ready to change the way our world is powered?  

SunPower is seeking a Design Engineer for the Residential Business Unit.  The Design Engineer reports to the Design Team Lead. The Design Engineer is responsible for the development and timely completion of design package deliverables and is expected to interact directly with Design Engineering stakeholders for any design-related activities.




  • Performs detailed PV system design with minimal supervision.
  • Carries out complex designs according to guidelines.
  • Possesses deep understanding of own process area and basic understanding of other business units.
  • Consistently meets design output targets with no or minimal errors.
  • In charge of basic to detailed design deliverables for a full design package such as array layout, shading analysis, PV-inverter sizing, single line diagram, bill of materials, output estimation.
  • May be asked to be trained and execute other design/drafting activities.
  • Regularly interacts with Design Engineer colleagues and Team Lead for design process alignment.
  • Directly clarifies gray areas with internal or external stakeholders pertaining to a specific design request at hand.





Minimum requirements


  • Graduate of Bachelor of Science in Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, Civil) or Architecture; Minimum: Technological Course Graduate.
  • 0-2 years of related work experience.
  • Basic knowledge on PV System Design Tools (Autocad, Aurora, Pictometry, PVSIM).
  • Proficiency in Design Softwares (Autocad)
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite.
  • Demonstrates very good oral and written communication skills




  • Location: ROHQ
  • This is an FTE position
  • Candidate must be willing to work in Laguna Technopark, Binan Laguna
  • Candidate must be legally entitled to work and reside in the Philippines
  • Candidate must be willing to render overtime as business requires (weekends, US/PH holidays)
  • Candidate must be flexible to work on a night shift schedule supporting North America region





SunPower Values

  • Put Customers First
  • Win Together
  • Lead Decisively
  • Innovate Relentlessly
  • Do the Right Thing

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