Mechatronics Engineer at Renewable Energy Startup at ALP Technologies Ltd

ALP Technologies Ltd
London, E17 6AA
35000 - 50000 per annum
Jan 20, 2022
Jan 28, 2022
Energy Engineering
Position Type
Engineer, Staff Engineer
Organization Type
Position and Our Company

ALP Technologies is a profitable renewable engineering energy company based in London, Berlin and New York. We have won numerous awards on research and development projects for technologies to benefit lower income countries covering several different innovative fields and technologies. Our company is designing, prototyping, and testing a state-of-the-art li-ion battery storage system (M-BRIC) that is the smartest and lowest cost in the world for 2 billion people to access renewable energy.

At Alp, we see the people as the value of our system and as the core of our innovation. We operate with an agile mindset and tackle problems always considering the business case and root cause.

We are a small but fun young company, where everyone shares the same drive to provide electricity to rural areas in low income countries where people need it the most. We believe that efforts should be invested in fulfilling basic human needs first before focusing technology efforts on improving the already good. You can find us in our office is in Hackney Wick, where bars and pubs are not far to enjoy some after work drinks with the team.

Our team is looking to hire an innovative, deadline-driven Mechatronics Engineer to join us. The responsibilities include improving existing mechanical systems, developing new product concepts and prototypes, designing and testing mechanical and electronic systems.


Mechatronics engineering background. Keen interest in Electronics and Mechanical design, and 2+ years of experience in a relevant industry.

  • Good electrical and electrical aptitude and knowledge
  • Knowledge of electronic and mechanical equipment
  • Excellent problem solving and time management skills
  • Proficient in 3D CAD modelling
  • Strong mathematical, analytical, and creative thinking skills
  • Self-motivated and highly organised
  • Knowledge of microcontrollers and control systems
  • Programming language: C or related software ( desirable )
  • Understanding of PCB design and manufacturing ( desirable )
  • Experience with Agile and Scrum Management

  • Hard-working - Start-up work ethic is a must!
  • Take personal responsibility - self-initiative mind-set and a desire to learn.
  • Communicative and team mentality - both traits are important and complimentary in a team project environment .
  • Organizational skill/Proactivity - Prioritisation skill with the ability to act in advance, plan-ahead and carry out duties proactively.
  • Attention to detail - Must have mentality to check, re-check work and with a mind-set towards risks identification and mitigation.

Applicants need to be eligible to work in the UK.