Senior Principal Electrical Engineer - EPMS/BESS - Surrey

  • Location

    Surrey, England

  • Sector:

    Engineering & Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Chris Wethered

  • Contact email:

    Chris.Wethered@voltinternational.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH1303_1625063256

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-08-29

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Senior Principal Electrical Engineer - EPMS/BESS - Permanent - Surrey

Our energy efficiency client is looking for a Senior Principal Electrical Engineer for EPMS/BESS system experience. You will be working on a renewable energy project in the Middle East collaborating with the Electrical Engineering Manager.

You will be responsible for providing specialist electrical engineering services to the project.

Briefly the responsibilities are

*Leading execution of all elements of the electrical scope of work on renewables energy proposals and projects executed in the EMEAI region, reporting to the Electrical Engineering Manager.
*Managing external EPCs to ensure delivery of project on time and schedule.
*Coordinating the efforts of the Electrical Designers.
*Providing input to Air Products electrical design standards
*Developing new suppliers and outsourcing partners
*Defining future and improving existing execution models for electrical engineering scope.
Your background

*Degree level qualification in Electrical Engineering; you should be either a Chartered Engineer or actively pursuing Chartered Engineer status with the appropriate Institute.
*Proven experience in electrical power engineering in particular control of large power systems via an Electrical Power Management System (EPMS), renewable power storage via battery energy storage systems (BESS), distribution and control of power over large areas and interconnection with the grid / renewable power generation on large power systems.
*Some experience in a supervisory position with budget responsibility.
*Experience in specification and procurement of low, medium, and high voltage Switchgear, Power transformers and Power electronics (LCI's, VSD's and Thyristor Controllers) will be a plus.
*An ability to work with software packages for analysis of power systems ( e.g. SKM Powertools or ETAP).
*UK Based but prepare to travel for extended periods of time to manage EPC Contractors / Meetings.

I look forward to hearing from you!