This Electrical Engineer role plays a key part in the EV roll out through oversight and verification of the standardised engineering delivery and detailed engineering solutions/review cycles. The role will also provide front line technical query support to the installation contractors to support timely quality and schedule delivery
Success is contributing to the fast-paced role out of this unique charging solution, through quality design solutions whilst facing the challenges of complex brownfield and greenfield sites.
Focussing primarily on activity in the Netherlands, this role will develop to support other European countries in time.
Play a key role in delivering the EV charge points in Europe, particularly the Netherlands
Support the Global Engineering Development manager and the Engineering Team Leader(s) in creating a standard design model that can be deployed and quality detailed design products for the installation of the chosen solutions.
Support all teams during site appraisal, network planning, procurement, installation, construction and commissioning/go-live.
Support the risk management process across each region.
Support our roll out with engineering performance management and technical reporting of near-term progress against long term targets.
Support key engineering management process to maintain the roll out in an efficient and safe manner.
Maintain a close working relationship with regional deployment teams and ensure they are successful with delivering their regional targets.
Support the identification of key EVSE technology solutions, for the optimum delivery of projects
Anticipate on future standards and technology to optimize time and materials substance of any projects.
Support the continuous improvement of technical practices and processes.
Contribute to the success of any project and support the Project Managers to help them deliver the project on time and within budget.
Alert the project managers and the and Global Engineering Development manager on any identified risks within his / her responsibility.
Capture Lessons Learned through engineering and installation delivery and ensure Continuous Improvement throughout our EV deployments.
Support Interactions or contribute to negotiations with Distribution Network /System Operator and Transmission System Operator
Deep technical expertise in electrical engineering applications including protection relay coordination, transformer applications, low and high voltage switchgear design, and associated equipment design, commissioning and operation.
A strong track record in project delivery or in supporting complex project management involving hardware solutions in EV infrastructure.
An understanding of the standards and protocols of the industry
An understanding of Electrical Network provider access constraints and low or high voltage connections.
A deep appreciation of health, safety, environment and quality (HSEQ) requirements
Liaising with project managers and engineers regarding engineering issues related to projects or other.
Preparing and presenting information for internal meetings, when required.
Liaising with external contractors in a timely manner responding to requests and queries.
Maintaining quality feedback loops to continuously improve product accuracy, quality, and communication on all levels to ensure complete information loops from the shop floor to management.
Preparing and presenting information for internal meetings on the project, when required.
Fluent in English and Dutch.
Technical and engineering roll out in the EV field.
An understanding of Microgrid and Smart Grid concept and general design.
Project Management of similar power and hardware projects.
5-10 years’ experience in large scale engineering projects.
Broad professional experience in engineering and project management delivery
Sound knowledge of EV charging technology and thorough understanding of the operation and structures of charging networks and how they are integrated.
Direct experience of industry standards pertaining to EV charging requirements.
Familiar with Agile Project management.
Chartered Engineer or equivalent (working towards with imminent application would be considered)
Ability to analyse data to recognise trends and implement development plans.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build and maintain compelling relationships.
Proven ability to interact with multiple functions within an organisation to delivery goals, and more broadly, with the functions in the group that are working in the space of project delivery, asset management and procurement.
Proven track record of performing in high-intensity environments, operating within tight financial resources and meeting challenging deadlines.
Positive personality, with energetic leadership style and strong resilience.
A good balance of structured/holistic thinking with fast moving and pragmatic execution.
Passionate about continuous improvement, process efficiency and people empowerment.
Develop a structured process to increase efficiency in delivery of the above objectives.