Project Engineer Utility Scale Energy Storage (m/f/d)

Lead technical activities for BESS projects in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain. Manage project plans, coordinate testing, and ensure compliance. Requires Electrical Engineering degree, 4+ years experience, and willingness to travel.

Trina Solar
Trina Solar
Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain  UTC+01:00   On-site   Full Time   1001-5000   18 days ago


  • Develop project plans that will establish project objectives, costs, schedule, resource requirements, integration of technical scope, and methods to measure progress.
  • Responsible for project specific component specifications and support the design reviews
  • Perform and coordinate technical review of supplier documentation
  • Coordinate and review all factory acceptance tests
  • Envolve and review site acceptance testing
  • Manage the communication with internal and external project stakeholders
  • Lead technical activities during execution phase of BESS projects
  • Supervise the design of all contractual scoping requirements and compliance with agreed technical specifications
  • Commission and coordinate commissioning activities for the battery system (incl. battery racks, PCS, PPC, SCADA)
  • Prepare handover documentation to customer incl. document versioning


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Electrical Engineering, Power Systems Engineering or a related field
  • At least 4 years of experience within a similar role (Renewables – PV, Wind, microgrid) and at least 2 years of experience in BESS projects
  • Detailed components level understanding of BESS, PCS and substation components
  • Experience of on-site BESS integration and SAT`s and electrical system design, relay coordination, protection & control
  • Familiarity with communication protocols such as RS485, CANBUS, Modbus TCP, Modbus RTU, etc.
  • Familiarity with applicable codes, standards and regulations used in UK and EU, additional countries like Australia and USA is an advantage
  • Knowledge of BESS services / applications such as FFR, DC etc.
  • Willingness to travel Europe-wide but also internationally up to 20-30% of the time

We offer you

  • A dynamic environment with high responsibilities and independent working style
  • The opportunity for professional development and growth in one of the most fast-growing industries
  • An environment of open communication where all ideas and opinions are valued
  • Collaboration with an international and diverse team from all over EMEA
  • Qualified training and support with our buddy system
  • A detailed introduction to our product portfolio
  • Competitive salary and a great bonus structure
  • Attractive additional benefits that vary depending on the country

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About the role

May 07, 2024

Full Time


Oct 30, 2024


Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain

4+ years


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