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Senior Development Engineer - Network Connections

  • Location: Glasgow
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Infrastructure
  • Contact: Shaun Lamb
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0141 226 8156
  • Duration: 12 Months +
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 24 June 2021
  • Job Ref: 1036391
NRL’s client is looking to recruit a Senior Development Engineer – Network Connections on a 12 month contract to be based in Glasgow or Perth Scotland. Offered on a PAYE or Umbrella basis.

About the role:

As a Senior Project Development Engineer, you’ll work within an exciting, challenging and growing area of the business, leading multi-disciplinary engineering design teams in the evaluation of Energy Storage and Solar generation opportunities, preparation of bids, development of conceptual and front-end engineering designs, and providing support during project delivery for a wide variety of complex projects for a broad range of customers and potential clients.

Your passion for engineering will drive you to embed innovation into the solutions which you will lead your design teams to develop, such that you successfully optimise scope, cost, programme and risk for your projects, considering health, safety, and the environment throughout.
You will influence senior stakeholders inside and outside of our business to successfully move your projects through the Enterprise Gate Process, demonstrating excellent leadership skills throughout. You will have the opportunity to grow as a professional individual while you help grow the business, and you will be supported in your personal development throughout.

Your understanding of the energy market and that of the transmission and distribution networks combined with your engineering expertise will play a crucial role in driving and increasing our success, and in doing so, drive business growth

What do you need?

Ideally you will be qualified to degree level in a relevant STEM subject, in Electrical Engineering or a related topic within the energy industry. You will have a broad understanding of all areas of the energy industry but in particular distributed energy technology, smart energy systems and transmission and distribution networks. You will also have a strong understanding of the UK energy market and regulations.
You will have strong experience in the development and design of LV, MV and HV power networks; and/or the development and design of energy generation projects.
You will be a highly motivated individual with effective written and spoken communication skills. You will have a flexible approach that lends itself to collaborating with colleagues and customers at a high level.
Experience and a successful history of managing and interfacing with consultants and Engineering Procurement and Construction contractors is desirable

What’s in it for you?

A longterm contract role
Attractive rate.