Position Opening:                  Head of Engineering


Location: Any Faro Energy Office (see locations below)

About Us:

Faro Energy identifies, develops and finances solar projects in emerging markets, focused on commercial & industrial (C&I) clients in Latin America. Faro brings together experienced local business leaders with the best of the international solar industry to accelerate the deployment of solar in new markets.

About The Role:

Faro Energy is seeking a candidate for a full-time position based in one of our existing offices: UK (London), USA (Durham, NC), Panama, Colombia, or Brazil (Sao Paulo). The position reports to the CEO.

This is a senior management role responsible for establishing and managing the quality and technical standards required to satisfy our investors and regional partners. You will be working with our local partners and subcontractors to ensure the timely and successful implementation of our projects from design to operation. You will have strategic and tactical responsibility for creating & implementing engineering and operational goals to exceed customer expectations for project development, quality, cost and delivery, maximising efficiency, optimising and driving project excellence.

Key aspects of the role include:

Engineering & Technical Analysis

Procurement & Relationship Management

Team & Organizational Development

Corporate Strategy


About You
You are self-driven, proactive, flexible, and focused on results. You have great analytical and problem solving skills and are detail-oriented. You also possess communication skills and can build effective relationships with stakeholders. As such you know and develop the teams you are working with, and enjoy teaching what you know. You proactively identify ways to increase the team’s productivity and industry awareness. You are a strong and confident negotiator with the ability to negotiate at all levels. You show moral courage, openness and honesty in all your dealings. You are passionate about building a business that will be at the forefront of the global transition to a low carbon energy system.



Position will commence as a full-time employee. Compensation is competitive for a start-up and will be commensurate with experience and abilities and may include equity incentives.