Storage and Solar Design Engineer

Job Title: Storage and Solar Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West London, London
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH24835
Contact Name: Jack Bill
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 3 years ago

PV/ Solar & Storage Battery Designer- Distributed energy

South East

Our client is one of the UK most well-known international Distributed Energy & Power provider in the UK.

The nature or of the role is to provide a Technical design engineer from tendering phase through construction until final delivery of the projects and the battery storage solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the qualification and development of commercial opportunities, working collaboratively with the design team as the technical battery designer acting as the client facing technical lead on projects
  • Supporting the team with electrical design input and help with defining how the battery system needs to be connected to the incumbent electrical infrastructure. This could be a generating plant, national infrastructure or an industrial & commercial consumer
  • Proactive management of Network Operators and provide a full understanding of any technical requirements of network balancing services and how these will determine the battery systems operating requirements
  • Keeping abreast of European policies and regulations that will affect the design of proposed battery solutions
  • Client engagement and stakeholder management across all areas of the project deliverables
  • Provide quality energy storage solutions against client requirements
  • Assist with cost analysis and budgeting for each project, ability to creatively consider cost reduction ideas and strategies
  • H & S policy meeting the Company's H & S objectives.


  • Must have experience of working within a similar technical design role in the energy sector
  • Degree or an equivalent level of qualification in Electrical engineering is essential
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of design regulations
  • Experience in system design of small or large scale commercial projects
  • Experience in designing DC & AC (HV and LV) systems
  • Electrical schematics, string configuration and layout drawings
  • Experience in Sunny Design, PVsyst, Meteonorm and AutoCAD design (AutoCAD Civil 3D would be a plus)
  • Understanding of the different substructure options, requirements and limitations
  • Ability to interpret topographical drawings
  • Ability to communicate and interpret needs effectively

Attention to detail and excellent problem-solving skills

  • Advanced IT skills and be fully conversant with the Microsoft Office suite
  • Flexible mindset and solutions driven