Senior Power Systems Engineer

JN -042024-44590_1720592239
  • £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits
  • Ellesmere Port, Cheshire

Power Systems Engineer - Ellesmere Port - Hybrid - £80K DOE

A client of mine in the Energy and Power Equipment Solutions industry is looking to appoint a power and energy systems engineer to join their business.

They are looking for someone with experience working in a technical role for a UK DNO or TNO to join and be responsible for developing a high-level Energy Systems Transition strategy with a whole system approach.


  • Share industry experience and provide guidance to members of the team as appropriate.
  • Be the main point of contact for technical queries relating to Electrical Power Systems.
  • Collaborate with Energy Network partners to scope and develop robust challenge statements to enable innovation in specific business areas to drive positive change across the industry.
  • Host industry workshops and meetings to develop ambitious proposals and project plans for presentation to industry partners.
  • Develop credible technology development and trial propositions, in conjunction with innovators, for consideration by industry and external investment partners.
  • Assist with the technical due diligence required to support industry investment.
  • Develop proposals and project plans for presentation to industry partners.
  • Seek out new technologies, innovative SMEs and value-adding service providers.
  • Assist innovators in identifying potential markets for new technologies.
  • Support the delivery of projects and deployment of solutions.


  • Experience in a technical role, preferably working for a UK DNO or TNO, with an excellent understanding of a range of business areas including but not limited to operations, asset management, health and safety, business planning, innovation, fault performance.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to develop and maintain key stakeholder relationships across a broad range of partners, resolve conflicts and manage expectations of multiple stakeholders.
  • Degree or equivalent in a relevant energy industry subject.
  • Chartered Engineer.
  • Small to medium group facilitation experience.
  • Small to medium team leadership experience.
  • Experience of working with or in a small to medium enterprise.
  • An understanding of the legal and commercial factors associated with solutions development.
  • Knowledge of the RIIO regulatory regime and of both NIA and SIF funding streams.


  • Salary £60k+ depending on skills and experience
  • 25 days annual leave / Holiday purchase scheme
  • 10% employer contribution into a non-contributory personal pension plan
  • Private medical insurance
  • Professional subscription fees
  • Hybrid working - based in Ellesmere Port. WFH (Mon & Fri), Office Days (Tue-Thu).

If you meet the above mentioned requirements or have relevant industry experience apply today.

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