Principal Power Transmission Network Engineer


Ref: 1188Wednesday 10 April 2019

to £80,000 plus benefits

This vacancy is now closed
Enigma People Solutions is excited to be recruiting a Principal Power Transmission Network Engineer for an outstanding organisation that has the ambition to change the world. Developing proven and new technology our client is building a new team in Edinburgh that will optimise and commercialise an innovation set to change existing electricity grid architecture.
Who are they?
Our client is an ultra high growth, purpose driven company, focused onto significantly impacting the Energy Trilemma by providing an emergent order of affordable, reliable and clean energy. Their complete design solution transforms the fragile and expensive energy system by providing an enabling platform for the broader energy ecosystem, driving a more competitive market by opening it up to a greater mix of producers and service providers. Reporting to the VP Innovation UK you will have lead responsibility for control systems design aligned with our product road map.
You’ll thrive if you
  • Love the energy, intensity and excitement of a fast-growing company in a sector undergoing significant transition.
  • Demonstrate reliability, transparency, open-mindedness, aspiration and rigour.
  • Are qualified to MSc or PhD level, with 10 or more years’ experience.
  • Have substantial experience of HV, MV and LV power transmission network analysis.
  • Bring operational experience including fault handling, contingency and allocation optimisation.
  • Have a working knowledge of FACTS devices, renewable energy and HVDC.
  • Have excellent communication skills, with the ability to bring others together and facilitate collaborative working.
  • Are comfortable working in a non-hierarchical organisational structure and enjoy the innovation that stems from decentralised control.
Why apply?
You will be joining a diverse group of brilliant minds who will challenge you intellectually and encourage you to prosper. In addition to a competitive salary of up to £80k our client offers:
  • Generous holiday allowance to give you time to re-energise
  • Private medical insurance to keep you healthy
  • Life assurance for peace of mind
  • Retirement plan contributions so you can save for the future
  • Visa and relocation support where required
My client is committed to ensuring their opportunities are accessible to all talented people. If additional support or flexible arrangements would enable you to participate, please tell us in your application.