Domestic Energy Engineer / Modeller

Domestic Energy Engineer / Modeller

Job Title: Domestic Energy Engineer / Modeller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895728_1553684457
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 27, 2019 11:00

Job Description

Our client is a joint-funded organisation, bringing together expertise from government, research companies, academic organisations and UK businesses, tasked with transforming the UK's ability to create and develop new products and services. They are currently working on the development of a complex software tool which will be used to analyse the UK's energy infrastructure and business model, enabling a future energy strategy to be developed to combat the challenges of energy security, energy cost and environmental sustainability.

Domestic Energy Engineer/Modeller

They are currently looking for a Domestic Energy Engineer/Modeller to join their team in either Central Birmingham or Derby to support work in the development and use of dynamic simulation of energy in homes and related modelling and analysis activities.


The Domestic Energy Engineer/Modeller will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team to the development and application of a dynamic simulation toolkit and other models across a range of projects. This includes analysis of measured data and tuning of models. The job includes;
*Support delivery of modelling projects and activities, working with internal colleagues and with external stakeholders.
*Undertaking analysis and interpretation of modelling results to produce insights and inform solution development.
*Responsible for managing own workload and working closely with colleagues and project teams including the Business Leader, Line Manager and Technical Leads to meet project commitments within agreed schedules. Report clearly and effectively to line and senior management
*Deliver analysis, deliverables and outputs to high standards of robustness including adherence to quality checking and version control processes
*Support understanding and use of modelling assets by others internally and externally. Ensuring resilience in its application and use. Ensure relevant modelling assets are effectively configuration managed with clear supporting documentation
*Provide responsive support and input to meet the needs of the team and wider business.


*Degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant discipline (Software, physical science, engineering, mathematics)
*Proven experience in the development and use of dynamic simulations of physical systems involving heat transfer and fluid flow.
*Energy sector experience.
*Proven experience in relation to domestic energy and building physics.
*Ability to produce high quality analysis and reports
*Excellent communication skills
*Able to work collaboratively with colleagues and external stakeholders
*Attends and contributes positively to team meetings and workshops
*Challenges constructively and communicate effectively and clearly on complex issues with a focus on the problem and outcome

Domestic Energy Engineer/Modeller
Birmingham or Derby
Salary: Negotiable

Key Skills: Domestic energy, Electrical, Power, Energy, Engineer, Modelling, Analysis, Interpretation, Dynamic simulation.

Please Note: All applicants must be eligible to work in the UK without the need for employer sponsorship.

This is a Permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.