Battery Engineer - Renewable Energy

Expiring today

Astute Technical Recruitment Ltd
Edinburgh, Scotland, EH10 5DT
Dec 31, 2021
Jan 27, 2022
Energy Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Battery Engineer / Consultant - Renewable Energy
Edinburgh - remote in Scotland
Circa £50,000 DOE + benefits

Astute are proud to be working in partnership with a Renewable Energy business who are recruiting their next wave of experts to facilitate their ongoing growth. The Battery Engineer or Battery Consultant will be assisting on a number of developments with a continued push towards carbon neutrality and the integration of new renewable energy systems.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting directly to the Emerging Technology Lead, as a Battery Engineer / Consultant, you will be responsible for:
  • Leading and delivering energy storage development projects, as well as technical consultancy
  • Work with a multidisciplinary team to develop and deliver energy storage projects across all stages, including initial and detailed feasibility, consenting, grid connection, business case analysis and implementation
  • Undertake technical and commercial feasibility studies for energy storage systems, including energy and financial modelling and build a business case for a range of storage applications i.e. grid scale, co-located with renewables and behind-the-meter/onsite storage
  • Contribute energy storage work packages to complex renewable energy system projects
  • Support the growth of storage activities in the UK
  • Leading internal storage knowledge, including staying on top of market developments, technology and commercial relationships. Share knowledge to help develop co-workers to support the company growth strategy.
  • Other duties as required

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:
  • A relevant degree or equivalent commercial experience
  • Professional membership/training as an advantage
  • A full UK driving licence
  • Experience in large scale energy storage developments
  • Financial modelling and business case analysis/creation is hugely advantageous

I am encouraging applications from those who don't have all of the necessary skills, but the achievable salary will change, reflective to the skills you have.

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:
  • A salary of circa £50,000 but dependant on experience
  • Car allowance to be discussed
  • Potential for growth and development
  • Genuine remote working flexibility, as well as some flexibility with hours
  • Private healthcare
  • Company pension and excellent holiday allowance
  • Discount schemes

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02393 910108 and ask to speak to Tim Norford who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.