Altgen United Kingdom
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    14 March 2024
    London, United Kingdom
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    Renewable Energy
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    Senior Grid Electrical Engineer jobs in London,Grid Electrical Engineer jobs in United Kingdom,UK Electrical Engineer jobs in Renewables,Renewable Energy Grid electrical engineering jobs,Renewable energy electrical engineering jobs,renewable energy grid jobs
    Renewable Energy
    United Kingdom
    Contact Name
    Priscilla Gibson


    Let’s keep things simple and to the point.

    We’re looking for a multi-tasking Senior Electrical Engineer with 5+ years of experience in the design of grid and substation projects.

    • Experience with big ticket projects
    • Design solutions to challenges involving medium voltage and protection coordination
    • SCADA, Autocad, PVSyst, DigiSilent, and Homer proficiency


    So, what's in it for you? 

    This role offers an opportunity to travel internationally, a competitive salary package, and exposure to complex hybrid projects across Africa in areas where grid reliability is challenging. With the huge global demand in transmission strengthening, this is an ideal opportunity to join this European player to make a name for yourself in your backyard before venturing into international arenas.

    An intimate team sees you working across numerous tasks such as supervising the electrical and mechanical design and specifications, overseeing engineering outputs, and devising plans for low and medium voltage systems. It also involves ensuring adherence to regulatory standards, particularly SAT and FAT protocols, in addition to CAD and SCADA design.'

    Visa sponsorship is available for unicorns.

    Don’t let this opportunity slip through your fingers, apply now!

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    Education Requirements

    • Degree in Electrical Engineering from a reputable university

    Experience Requirements

    • 5+ years of experience in the design and delivery of solar PV and energy storage systems
    • Proven track record of experience with medium voltage and protection coordination


    The role involves overseeing electrical and mechanical design and specifications, managing engineering deliverables, and designing for low and medium voltage systems. It also includes ensuring regulatory compliance, particularly with SAT and FAT standards, as well as CAD and SCADA design. Additionally, the position involves specifying electrical protection and earthing systems, preparing tenders and proposals, and adhering to company ISO 9001, 14001, and 45001 processes. Other duties may be required as per company needs.


    • Proficient in AutoCAD, PVSyst, DigiSilent, Homer
    • Adaptable to continuous change
    • Fluent in English (written and spoken)
    • Head for numbers

    Who Is AltGen?

    We offer recruitment, consulting and employment services with a focus on recruitment for renewable energy and sustainability jobs across the globe. AltGen is a renewable energy recruitment agency with offices in South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Kenya, Mauritius, and the United Kingdom, which focuses on developing careers for individuals in our niche space.

    With an experienced and passionate team with over 100 years of combined experience, AltGen plays an integral role in the renewable energy and sustainability industry. We operate throughout the world and are rapidly expanding.

    Our recruitment agency focuses on jobs in: Solar | Wind | Renewable Energy | Biogas | Biomass | Energy Management | Energy Efficiency | Green Buildings | Green Tech | Photovoltaics | Solar Thermal | Energy Storage | Battery Systems | Off-grid | Hydro | CSP | CPV | IoT | AI | AgriTech | FinTech | Green Hydrogen | Wheeling | Energy Trading | ESG | Sustainability | Carbon Management.

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