Senior Innovation Centre

Senior Innovation Centre

Job Title: Senior Innovation Centre
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896450_1574264393
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 20, 2019 15:39

Job Description

Senior Innovation Engineer (Electrical Power Systems)
My client is looking for an experienced Electrical Power Systems Engineer to join the team based in Cheshire. If you are passionate about new technologies, driven by innovation and energised by collaboration, this is the role for you.
-Be the main point of contact for technical queries relating to Electrical Power Systems.
-Seek out new technologies, innovative SMEs and value-adding service providers
-Assess, critique and launch tender opportunities and market research programmes on behalf of UK Distribution Network Operators (DNOs)
-Develop credible technology development and trial propositions, in conjunction with innovators, for consideration by industry and external investment partners
-Assist with the technical due diligence required to support industry investment
-Develop proposals and project plans for presentation to industry partners
-Assist innovators in identifying potential markets for new technologies
-Identify and manage issues and blockers in relation to project investment
Minimum requirements of the role:
-At least five years' experience in a technical role, preferably working for a UK DNO
-You will be a commercially minded and motivated self-starter, with a flair for innovation
-An understanding of industry regulation
-Excellent communication and presentation skills
-A sound knowledge of physics and engineering is essential, to assess potential technologies
-Chartered Engineer
-Previous project management or authoring experience
-Small to medium group facilitation experience
-Experience of working with or in a small to medium enterprise
-An understanding of the legal and commercial factors associated with product development
-Knowledge of the RIIO regulatory period and of both NIA and NIC funding streams
-Experience of DNO operations, planning, investment management, policy and standards
-Position - Senior Innovation Engineer (Electrical Power Systems) - Permanent
-Location - Cheshire
-Salary - Negotiable
Key Words - Electrical, Power, Systems, Energy, Innovation, DNO, Distribution Network Operations, RIIO, NIA, NIC, Prince 2
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This is a Permanent Position

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