Technical Development Manager

Lead as Technical Development Manager in Melbourne, Australia. Drive technical aspects of renewable energy projects, provide civil engineering support, engage in contract processes, and uphold company values.

Blue Power Partners
Blue Power Partners
Melbourne, Australia  UTC+10:00   On-site   Full Time   251-500   More than 3 months ago

Blue Power Partners provide market-leading support in developing large-scale renewable energy projects. We work across the sector with a range of developers and technology companies to manage, oversee and optimize development and construction optimization of onshore wind, solar, pumped hydroelectric, battery and hydrogen projects.

Blue Power Partners was established to accelerate the green transition. We believed then and still believe the renewable industry can do faster and smarter by challenging the view of what is possible to force a change from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources.

Our purpose is simple and sustainable. We aspire to build renewable solutions that profit our people and our partners. We’re passionately committed to renewable energy. Our mission is to constantly challenge the view of what is possible to force sustainable change.

The Role

As one of our Technical Development Managers, leverage your natural leadership and collaboration skills to own and drive all technical aspects of your 100 MW to multi-GW renewable energy and storage projects, from inception to construction.

As our civil engineering SME, this role will see you providing support other technical development managers and our broader team on civil engineering related matters. The ability to coordinate engineering activities to deliver measurement campaigns, layouts, energy yield assessments and optimised balance of plant concept and tender designs as well as undertaking value engineering and business case optimisation is essential.

Engage in the technical and techno-commercial aspects of EPC, S&I, BOP and O&M contract tender and negotiation processes in combination with undertaking due diligence activities on potential new development acquisitions.

Due to the nature of this role, we require the successful candidate to have experience in the renewable energy sector.

About You

  • Relevant civil engineering bachelor’s or master’s degree essential
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in the renewable energy and energy storage industry in client facing roles essential
  • An analytic mindset with the ability to identify and summarise complex topics in a structured and concise way
  • Familiar with the interface between commercial and technical aspects of a project. Comfortable in communicating within a techno-commercial environment
  • Strong attention to detail and organisation, ability to prioritise and meet demanding deadlines

Our Culture

We believe that some values are inherent in our company and amongst colleagues. A professional and honest approach towards clients, partners, and employees based on Trust, Entrepreneurship, and Balance is an integrated part of our culture.

Our diverse people are the foundation of our success. We aim to foster an entrepreneurial and sustainable working environment with a strong balance and healthy working habits to retain and attract talented people. Work and personal life should fit together. We are committed to building a working culture of flexibility to support your lifestyle.

You will be joining a global consultancy within the renewable energy space, with the ability to make an impact in what you do. We have a high-performing culture who value people first. We challenge the view of what is possible.

If this sounds like the perfect role for you, we’d love to hear from you. If you feel you only meet some of the criteria, we still encourage you to apply.

We respectfully request no agency applications or approaches. Blue Power Partners will not be responsible for any agency fees related to unsolicited resumes being sent to anyone here in our business.

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About the role

Nov 15, 2023

Full Time


May 12, 2024


Melbourne, Australia

5+ years


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