Lead Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) Engineer

Posted 25 November 2023
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
LocationTaipei City
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy Storage & DSR
Contact NameQihan Geng

Job description

Job Title: Lead Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) Engineer

Location: Taipei, Taiwan

Organization: APAC-focused Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer (IPP)

Pay & Benefits: Competitive

Are you a seasoned engineer with expertise in Battery Energy Storage Systems (BESS) and a passion for advancing renewable energy solutions in the APAC region? Join us at a leading APAC-focused Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer (IPP) as the Lead BESS Engineer in Taipei, where you will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of sustainable energy.

About Us: We are a prominent APAC-focused Renewable Energy IPP committed to driving the adoption of renewable energy sources across the region. Our mission is to provide reliable, clean energy solutions that contribute to a sustainable future. As we expand our operations in Taipei, we are seeking an accomplished Lead BESS Engineer to spearhead our efforts in energy storage.

Position Overview: As the Lead BESS Engineer, you will be responsible for driving the development, implementation, and management of Battery Energy Storage Systems across our projects in the APAC region.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the design, engineering, and deployment of BESS projects, ensuring they meet performance and reliability standards.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify suitable sites and opportunities for BESS installations.

  • Conduct technical due diligence, feasibility studies, and risk assessments for BESS projects.

  • Manage vendor relationships, contracts, and procurement processes for BESS components.

  • Oversee project construction and commissioning, ensuring timely and on-budget delivery.

  • Stay updated on industry trends, emerging technologies, and regulatory changes related to BESS.


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, preferably in Electrical, Mechanical, or Renewable Energy Engineering (Master's degree preferred).

  • Proven experience in designing and managing BESS projects within the renewable energy sector.

  • Strong technical knowledge of battery technologies, inverters, and control systems.

  • Excellent project management and leadership skills.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal abilities.

  • Legal authorization to work in Taipei, Taiwan.


  • Competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefits.

  • Opportunity to lead and contribute to a leading Renewable Energy IPP in the APAC region.

  • Shape the future of sustainable energy through BESS projects.

  • Collaborative and dynamic work environment.

  • Professional development and growth opportunities.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the role to Qihan Geng at qihan@greenrecruitmentcompany.com.

Lead our efforts in advancing renewable energy solutions with a focus on Battery Energy Storage Systems in the APAC region. Be part of a team dedicated to creating a greener and more sustainable future. We look forward to receiving your application.

The Green Recruitment Company is the recruitment agency managing this job opening on behalf of the Renewable Energy IPP.