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The energy market is worth roughly $4 trillion globally, and solar penetration is less than 1%. But just one hour of sunlight, if harnessed, could power the entire world for a year. We have the opportunity to completely change the way energy is produced, distributed and consumed on a global scale, and we’re looking for talented, committed people to help us drive our growth and achieve our goals.
SunPower is changing the way our world is powered every day with a brilliant, passionate and driven team of more than 8,000 people in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. In an industry that is reshaping the world’s energy future, there’s no better place to be than SunPower.
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At SunPower, our values govern our relationships with our customers and each other. They enable all our employees around the world, in every kind of job, to understand who we are as a company, what we stand for and, most importantly, how to get the work done. Our values are written to inspire and guide, because how we go about achieving success matters as much as what we achieve.
Put customers first
- We put the customer at the centre of every decision we make
- We create simple and elegant solutions and interactions
- We anticipate challenges and solve them seamlessly
- We collaborate across functions, because working together yields better solutions
- We build powerful partnerships internally and externally
- We focus on what matters with a shared understanding of SunPower’s strategy and goals
- We empower smart decision-making and support the decisions we make
- We encourage risk taking and learn from both success and failure
- We build trust, confidence and decisiveness at all levels
- We are tenacious about finding a better way and improving every day
- We set the industry standard and consistently raise the bar
- We are committed to rapid learning, and we practice constructive feedback and debate to find better solutions
Do the right thing
- We always meet our commitments to our customers, our shareholders and each other
- We champion the highest standards of ethics, safety, quality and sustainability
- We take personal responsibility for improving the planet and the communities in which we operate
CV Highlights: Real estate agent, world traveler
Years at SunPower: 5
Brian keeps close tabs on SunPower’s finances and cash flow. Working in the Finance group, Brian and his colleagues manage the company's worldwide cash and investments. Given the often-volatile state of the world’s economy, Brian says his job is never dull: "Foreign exchange rates change very quickly, directly affecting SunPower. And since it’s not as easy to raise money or get loans as it used to be, we have to be really wise about our cash reserves." Brian is an expert in foreign exchange rates: For his holidays, he often hops on a plane for some far-off land. In one year alone, he visited the Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Austria, Ireland, and Spain.
At SunPower, Brian says he has the best of both worlds: working for a large company that has a more intimate feel. “Being here, I get exposure to a lot of complex issues; the kind that only large companies typically deal with," he says. “But SunPower also operates like a small company: There’s not a lot of division between management and employees. I get to interact with the senior execs on a regular basis. And I can see the product of my analytics going to work the next day."
A self-described "NetFlix addict", Brian admits that he's running out of new films to rent (that don't fall into the "terrible" category). He hopes his future includes graduate school and an MBA. In the meantime, he's looking forward to the challenges that his career at SunPower will bring. "It's great to work in a place where I experience big, exciting challenges almost every day. But I also appreciate the fact that at SunPower, even the work of entry-level people is respected."
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