Opportunity for a Grid Engineer to join our offshore wind client on a contract basis that will run for 6 months with the potential to be extended. This role could also lead to a permanent contract. Remote working will be required for this position initially.
Supporting the development of the offshore wind farm by managing the scope of the transmission system and equipment as part of the project teams Advising on the overall electrical design of the wind farm and any co-located loads Advising on the commercial/technical/compliance aspects of the grid connection of the wind farm Advising on the design of the transmission system balancing technical and commercial requirements Working with external consultants, suppliers and contractors to conduct detailed studies where necessary Requirements
Bachelor's degree Electrical Engineering 8+ years of experience in electrical designs and grid connections preferably in the UK Technical skill in the areas of power system design and analysis, equipment selection and protection Experience with offshore wind projects Experience with (UK) grid laws and regulation Knowledge of the design and development of offshore wind farms, including related transmission infrastructure Strong personal leadership in HSE and Quality Effective communicator with ability to collaborate and integrate the many parties usually at the table Engagement skills at all levels of the project team