Job Title: Senior Packaging Engineer

Location: Monrovia, CA

Soliant Energy is a venture backed solar concentrator company whose mission is to deliver commercial customers the highest economic return on their solar investment. Our next-generation solar panels will not only be the most efficient on the market, they will deliver the highest total energy yield when integrated into complete systems. Plug compatible with conventional system racks and inverters, our panels use advanced solar cell technology and 2-axis tracking within the panel to maximize energy performance. As a venture-backed company, we offer tremendous opportunities for professional growth and development.


Soliant Energy is seeking a Packaging Engineer to lead in the design and implementation of component and sub-assembly packaging.


  • Develop cost-effective packaging solutions for incoming components
  • Develop packaging solutions for delivery of Soliant Panels to rooftops
  • Work with Product Engineering to provide solutions that adequately protect components and maximize space efficiency
  • Work with Process Engineering to ensure packaging integrates with factory automation
  • Work with suppliers to provide packaging solutions that integrate into their factories and provide maximum cube usage for transportation
  • Document packaging solutions
  • Help drive transportation-style optimization analysis for global manufacturing expansion

Required Qualifications & Experience:

  • BS Mechanical or Packaging Engineering or equivalent plus 5 years experience with packaging design
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment with aggressive schedules
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • An ability to work as a member of a cross-functional team
  • Prove out package reliability through standard test protocols
  • Be creative, self motivated, and resourceful
  • Travel (extended at times) required

Desired Qualifications & Experience:

  • MS Industrial Engineering
  • Proficient with Solid Works and GD&T
  • International shipping and brokerage experience
  • Working understanding of Control Plans and SPC/ SQC
  • Semi-clean room experience a plus
  • Experience working with re-useable packaging solutions
  • Familiar with CFR49, IATA and CTPAT regulations
  • Familiar with the packaging of electronic, electrical, and optical components

Equal Opportunity Employer

Principals only please. Agency resumes are not accepted and will be considered unsolicited resumes that are not subject to placement fees.

Please do not mail or phone Soliant Energy to apply for this position. To apply, please attach a resume and send to the following email address: