Battery Energy Storage Specialist

Posted 08 February 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureSustainability
Contact NameMariah Hifzulrehman

Job description

​The Green Recruitment Company are delighted to have partnered with a leading, multidisciplinary engineering consultancy - providing best-in-class, integrated solutions to renewable energy Clients, worldwide. As part of their exciting expansion, they see an Energy Storage Specialist join their UK Team. You will be instrumental in driving forward our battery energy storage system (BESS) projects. You will play a key role in a variety of projects, including grid-scale, hybrid, and off-grid installations, contributing to business development activities and providing technical expertise to ensure the successful delivery of projects.


  • Lead the design and delivery of grid-scale BESS projects, leveraging your significant experience and expertise in BESS technology.

  • Contribute to Business Development activities, identifying opportunities and cultivating relationships within the renewable energy sector.

  • Provide and review technical advice on option analysis reports, conceptual and detailed designs, scope of works, cost estimates, cost modelling, and delivery plans for BESS projects.

  • Collaborate with international teams to deliver a diverse range of projects, ensuring alignment with client requirements and industry standards.

  • Stay abreast of relevant standards and regulations for BESS projects, ensuring compliance and adherence to best practices.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of grid ancillary services and market drivers pertinent to BESS projects, driving innovation and optimization.

  • Work independently on challenging large-scale projects, demonstrating a consistent record of successful project delivery.

  • Communicate effectively with clients, stakeholders, and internal teams, fostering collaborative relationships and ensuring project objectives are met.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Tertiary Engineering qualifications, preferably with a focus on renewable energy or electrical engineering.

  • 5+ years of professional experience in an engineering environment, with significant exposure to BESS design and project delivery.

  • Proven track record in grid-scale BESS project delivery, ideally gained within a consultancy environment.

  • Strong understanding of relevant standards and regulations governing BESS projects.

  • Knowledge of grid ancillary services and market dynamics driving BESS deployments.

  • Familiarity with various battery technologies, including flow battery technologies.

  • Demonstrated business development skills and a network of industry contacts.

  • Ability to work independently on challenging projects, with a consistent record of successful delivery.

  • Excellent communication skills to effectively liaise with clients, stakeholders, and internal teams.

Join our dynamic team at the forefront of renewable energy innovation, where you'll have the opportunity to shape the future of battery energy storage systems while contributing to sustainable energy solutions globally.

If you meet the qualifications and are passionate about driving the transition to renewable energy, we encourage you to apply and be part of our mission to create a more sustainable future.

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the role to Mariah Hifzulrehman (mariah@greenrecruitmentcompany.com)