Senior Consultant – Energy Storage - Australia (BB-BBD42)

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Would you like to join a dynamic team with a growing Energy Storage service? Energy Storage investments are growing exponentially and are expected to continue in the coming years.
RINA is an independent global engineering business, specialising in offering consulting engineering services through investment support and technical advisory for the renewable energy market. We offer a complete package of services to investors, lenders, IPPs and developers.
We are currently looking for a Senior Consultant – Energy Storage to join our teams in either Sydney (Manly) or Melbourne and to support our own growth in this exciting sector and build on our success to date. You will find yourself working on a range of energy storage projects including interacting and overlapping with other teams in our renewables business unit. At RINA we work flexibly across borders so you can expect to work on projects in multiple geographies, including occasional travel and client meetings.

The Role
The role will be focused on delivering services in the Energy Storage sector, including feasibility, design, technical due diligence, construction monitoring, acceptance testing, performance and operational services, as well as winning and delivering new projects across the globe.
Responsibilities include:
Delivery Deliver projects in Australia, Asia and globally Assist with and coordinate the production of proposals and winning new work Proficiency in proposal and report writing, ensuring delivery of quality reports produced in English
Project manage large and/or complex pieces of work
Contribute to growth, taking on new responsibilities in markets or sectors and supporting the smooth running of the team.
Collaborate with the wider teams across the Group, including technical head, country heads, and service leads
Play an active role in the development of the energy storage business and team in Australia
Setting the standard
Progressing our best practice and working standards for consulting within RINA
Developing in-house tools for delivering and managing work effectively
Establishing guidelines for consultants to follow and training them to achieve a consistent approach/output
World-class expertise in a specific aspect of energy storage technology or application would be an advantage
Qualifications & Experience
Bachelor's degree in STEM subjects, Masters or PhD in related subject advantageous
Proven experience (>2 years) in stand-alone and hybrid energy storage systems and technologies;
Demonstrated aptitude in consulting/managing clients/service delivery; specific experience within the renewable energy sector and prior experience working at an engineering consultancy in similar roles would be highly regarded
Understanding of energy storage applications, revenue streams and current trends
Capability to model or simulate energy storage operations
Data analysis skills with relation to battery system testing and operation
Knowledge of electrical energy storage technology, engineering and consultancy from residential to utility scale
Experience and/or contacts in in electricity policy and networks beneficial
Knowledge of related technologies including solar, wind and grid would be beneficial
Ability to communicate and report on technical findings, summarising key results and impacts for non-technical audiences
Strong understanding of the technical, contractual and commercial potential for revenue streams applicable to energy storage systems
The Person
You will be a highly professional and aspirational Energy Storage Engineer with a drive to deliver technical excellence to match the RINA renewables team ethos. You will be an effective technical thinker with strong analytical problem solving skills and a collaborative approach. You will be keen to develop your skills taking this opportunity to progress in a growing specialist team. As an exceptional communicator you will have well-developed report writing and presentation skills with acute attention to detail. You will thrive on customer engagement and be skilled in understanding their needs and building lasting relationships.

Your customer focus and sound technical judgment will equip you to achieve your project objectives. You will know the best way to manage your projects and apply your knowledge of project management methodologies and practices daily. You will work well in all scenarios and as a ‘self-manager’ take satisfaction from using your initiative and taking accountability.

You will have a “can-do” attitude and be excited by the opportunity to work in a relational team environment with a flat management structure and strong emphasis on personal responsibility, cooperation and information sharing.

The Company
RINA is a global corporation providing testing, inspection, certification and consulting services across the Energy, Marine, Certification, Transport & Infrastructure and Industry sectors. We have been at the forefront of providing innovative and technical solutions for more than 150 years, working closely with clients as a trusted partner, assisting them in the most effective, safe and sustainable way. Through a global network of 3,700 talented professionals, operating in 170 offices in 65 countries, we support our clients across the entire life cycle of their projects. Facing new challenges, adapting to new contexts and being where big things happen: working with us means turning our clients’ ideas into success. You will transform challenges into opportunities and brilliant ideas into excellent solutions.

RINA has a strong renewables and energy storage team based in Australia and has supported clients to develop and construct many of the utility scale projects at the forefront of Australia’s energy revolution.

We offer a positive, flexible and open work culture with competitive salaries and real opportunities for professional development.

As part of our growing team you’ll find yourself working with world-class clients in a variety of market sectors

Due to the amount of applications we receive on a daily basis unfortunately we are only able to respond to the successfully shortlisted candidates. If you have not heard from us within 3 weeks of applying for this position, your application was not successful on this occasion. We may however be able to contact you with a more relevant position at a later date.


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