Technical Director - Battery Storage

Posted 26 April 2022
Salary £80,000 - £120,000 Base Salary
DisciplineRenewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy Supply & Trading
Contact NameCory Rogers

Job description

The Green Recruitment Company are pleased to be exclusively partnering with a new, developer, owner, operator of Battery Energy Storage Assets.  

This business, also have a suite of solutions & AI models, bolstered by an in-house trading team, focusing on maximising market access to energy storage & renewables, but also improving asset revenue & optimisation potential.

With a genuine USP within a prominent, flourishing market – this organisation really are set to carve out a fantastic piece, of Europe’s growing renewable energy & storage market.

Responsibilities & Expectations;

  • The go-to, subject matter expert on energy storage technology within the business.
  • Providing ongoing technical support to the project development team.
  • Leading technical due-diligence of new sites locations, plus reviewing the grid connection agreements, land leases & wider project contracts.
  • Working closely with commercial & operations teams, to develop solutions that leverage battery technology economic value.
  • Working closely with the wider team to optimize grid connection strategies (and costs) for projects
  • Leading technical optimisation of battery projects.
  • Preparation and finalisation of all technical schedules in the EPC contract
  • Support engagement with OEMs and other suppliers to claim warranties and correct any type of technical underperformance
  • Lead the expansion of the technical team – managing the organisational structure of the growing technical business unit & identifying any future needs, as & when required.

The Individual;

  • A Senior leader, with notable, demonstrable experience with Energy Storage & related disciplines.
  • Bachelors Degree and/or Masters in Electrical Engineering (or closely, relatable field).
  • Significant proven technical experience in developing the design and application of power storage using BESS
  • Leadership skills.
  • Proven project engineering and delivery experience of energy storage projects in an engineering or consulting environment