Solar, Photovoltaic

2005-06 University of Technology, Engineering Department Baghdad, Iraq. B.S. in Mechanical Engineering
2015-06 Halmstad University, Energy Department Master in Renewable energy
2016-07 Halmstad University, Business Department Master in Technical Project Administration
Project Engineer

Project Engineer
AL-SAEED GROUP for Aluminium and cladding./UAE-DUBAI
Aug 2005 – Aug 2008
 Specifications study, technical design, quotation preparation, negotiations with clients and preparing material submittals.
 Assessed vendor products and maintained positive vendor relations.
 Provide technical direction to technicians and labours.
 Quality and safety control management at the site.
 Collaborated with clients, architects, engineers, contractors, and sub-consultants.

Senior Sales Engineer

Senior Sales Engineer
Aug 2008-Aug 2012
Products Handled:
 DALE, DAWSON KEITH, Cummins and F.G WILSON brand of diesel generators.
 HITEC brand of Dynamic UPS systems.
 Market study and budget preparation for diesel generator sales and service.
 Preparation of techno-commercial offers and products submittals as per project specifications and preparing.
 Sizing of a diesel generator, study the technical specification, installation requirement according to mechanical drawings.
 Project management of supply, installation and testing of LV and MV diesel generators, Dynamic UPS systems and allied switch gear.
 Testing and commissioning of installed equipment and preparation operation and maintenance manuals.

Technical Sales Engineer

Technical Sales Engineer
Varmitek Energisystem AB./Helsingborg-Sweden
Mar 2015- Jan 2018
Products Handled:
 Inverters (SMA, Fronius, Delta, Kostal), Mounting systems (K2 system, ALTEC, LORENZ), Solar Panels (REC, BenQ, LG, Trina, Axitec, Luxor).
 Market study and project management of supply, installation, testing and commissioning of the solar system.
 Planning the company target and strategy, create and design the advertisements, marketing the products, develop and update the company website.
 Create mechanical and electrical drawings for the solar system using computer simulation programs.
 Performed computer simulation of solar photovoltaic (PV) generation system performance to optimize efficiency.
 Developed standard operation procedures and quality for solar installation work.
 Preparation of techno-commercial offers and products submittals per projects specifications.

Professional Summary:

13 years background in mechanical engineering, project management, design, cost calculation, procurement analysis, purchasing and business development with design understanding in several industries, especially solar systems, diesel generator and aluminium manufacturing.

Experience in strategic planning, market analysis, CAD, simulation programs, project planning programs, HVAC and renewable energy.

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Project management and leadership skills.
  • Technical direction and product strategies.
  • Complex problem solving and statistical analysis.
  • Quick learner, terrific performance in the new field.
  • Works well in diverse team environment.
  • CAD, Microsoft Office, PV SYST, Wind-Pro, Quick Field, FEMM and SPSS.

Dear Sir/Madam,

My name is Samer Al-Mimar and I have been working with (Al-Saeed Group) for (three years – Dubai), (Danway llc) for (four years – Dubai) and working with (Varmitek energisystem ab) for almost (three years – Helsingborg). The description you’ve outlined for the position at your company strongly matches my experience and qualifications, especially the specific requirement for the position. As such, I am highly interested in joining your team.

I have a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from University of Technology (Baghdad – Iraq), master’s degree in Renewable Engineering (Halmstad – Sweden) and Master in Technical Project Administration (Halmstad – Sweden). During my master’s degrees studies, I challenged myself into new field, concentrating on renewable energy. The first master thesis was about integration of offshore wind farm with solar farm (Lillgrund Wind Farm between Sweden and Denmark), the second master thesis, I discussed and explained the challenged and obstacles to enter the solar market in Sweden. I have worked in many industry fields and I am eager to learn, face challenges and find solutions. I worked with different nationalities, I am aware about cultures differences. I have knowledge in other fields and welling to learn new things.

I am aware that your company has been engaged in some exciting projects and initiatives in the industry in recent years. As you can see, I have been involved in similar work and know I could greatly contribute to your firm goals in the future.

Thank you for taking the time to read my application and for your consideration. I would love to come in for an interview and I am looking forward to hearing from you. I understand you’ve probably received several applications, so I will check in the coming few days if I haven’t heard anything by then. Thank you again for your time and consideration.


Samer Al-Mimar