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Solarus is growing rapidly and always interested in hearing from motivated professionals with a passion for renewable energy.
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Your ambition is our challenge

Although Solarus has been in business for many years, it was only very recently that the organisation began to focus on going to market.
We have the momentum of a large corporate combined with the dynamism, energy and potential of a young start-up.

Technical system engineer for hybrid solar systems >

Are you looking for a diverse and complex (inter)national project portfolio? In a rapidly growing organization active in the solar energy field? Respond now!


Solarus is a rapidly growing company with its own unique patented technology in the field of hybrid solar systems. The Solarus PowerCollectors (award winner of the Accenture Innovation Award 2016) generate both electricity and thermal energy. The company is responsible for its own R&D, product development, production, sales, distribution and after sales service. Several sales channels are used, Partners with own Assembly Factories, Distributors and Dealers on the one hand and own projects on the other. Our channel partners, both EU and non-EU with a current focus on (South) Africa, India and South of Europe are targeting at B-to-B medium and large energy consumers. The headquarters of the by origin Swedish company are located in Venlo, the Netherlands, since January 2015. Due to a rapid growth of projects we are looking for a Technical Engineer to enforce our team.

Job description

As Technical System Engineer you are part of a project team which consists of R&D and Product Developers, Solar/Thermal Engineers and Sales Engineers. You will combine a technical background with superior communication and interpersonal skills. You have an ability to set priorities, take a process focus approach, and maintain a clear overview of the projects under their responsibility. You will be located in Venlo (Netherlands) and report to the COO.


  • You are in charge of sizing and designing the solar thermal system
  • You are working together with local installers in different sectors and markets, in several countries
  • You are responsible for internal Solarus projects
  • You are critical and analytical mindset
  • You are working both at office in Venlo and on-site abroad occasionally
  • You have knowledge of solar PV systems

Job requirements (preference)

  • You are graduated in higher education (Master or higher) with a degree in (mechanical) engineering or sustainable energy technologies
  • You have at least 1 year of experience in designing and sizing solar thermal systems using simulations tools such as Polysun, TRNSYS, EnergyPlus, Modelica, etc.
  • You have experience with integrating solar thermal collectors with heat pumps, solar chillers, gas boilers, etc.
  • You are experienced with the thermal performance of different system designs with respect to each other.
  • You are familiar with basic PV systems with micro-inverters and off-grid inverters.
  • Fluency in English both in writing and speech is mandatory
  • Affinity with the installation and solar energy sector is required

For more information, please contact:

Jacqueline Lunenborg

077 302 09 88

Productiemedewerker >

Solarus is op zoek naar een nauwkeurige en gestructureerde medewerker voor de productie van onze PowerCollectorTM


Solarus is een snelgroeiend bedrijf met een eigen unieke gepatenteerde technologie op het gebied van hybride zonnesystemen. De Solarus PowerCollectorTM (winnaar van de Accenture Innovation Award 2016) levert zowel elektriciteit als warmte. Met onze innovatieve hybride oplossingen voorzien we de wereld van multifunctionele energiesystemen. Wij hebben onze eigen R&D, productontwikkeling, productie, verkoop, distributie en aftersales service. Wij zijn er trots op een B-Corp bedrijf te zijn en maken onderdeel uit van Blue Economy. Het hoofdkantoor van het van origine Zweedse bedrijf is sinds 2015 gehuisvest in Venlo. Als gevolg van de snelle groei van de organisatie zijn we op zoek naar een Productiemedewerker.


Samen met jouw directe collega’s produceer en assembleer je onze PowerCollectorTM. Met jouw motivatie, verantwoordelijkheidsgevoel en teamspirit denk je mee om onze processen continu te verbeteren. Korte lijnen en een informele mentaliteit helpen jou in het uitvoeren van jouw werkzaamheden en zorgen voor een prettige werksfeer. In jouw functie rapporteer je aan de Production Supervisor.


  • Nauw samenwerken met inkoop en productie- en assembly-afdeling
  • Tijdig signaleren van problemen in productieproces en betrokken supervisors hierover informeren.


  • Afgeronde LBO/MBO-opleiding Techniek
  • Relevante werkervaring
  • Technisch inzicht
  • Een gezonde werkmentaliteit
  • Nauwkeurig en gestructureerd te werk gaan

Voor meer informatie:

Jacqueline Lunenborg

077 302 09 88

Solarus is growing rapidly and always interested in hearing from motivated professionals with a passion for renewable energy. If current vacancies don’t match your competences, send a prospective email to with and we will keep your details on record for future vacancies.