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Principle Electrical Engineer

Job description


I am working on behalf of an international company who has made a firm commitment to supporting the energy transition and have a global presence within the energy market. They are in need of a Principal Electrical Engineer to specialise in their offshore wind sector and to be based in one of their European offices. 

You will be responsible for delivering ongoing projects in a timely manner, leading management of risks/budget/quality and responsible for whole electrical work scope including technical specification - alongside many other responsibilities. 

The ideal candidate will have:
- Extensive relevant work experience on technically complex and high-value High Voltage projects in offshore wind
- Very good leadership, communication, and negotiation skills with proven ability to work on complex technical projects and leading multidisciplinary and culturally varied teams
- Documented experience with transmission projects, its influence on operation, and performance of a transmission system including the design, configuration, manufacturing, installation, and commissioning of (offshore wind) transmission systems
- A minimum of Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Electrical Engineering combined with 5+ years of professional experience in design and engineering
- Current and demonstrable experience with HV cable works, HV substations or correlated construction activities as well as project management principles
- Good organisational skills and a structured working approach with an eye for details while at the same time keeping the large overview
- Excellent communication skills in English, both verbally and in writing.

If this role is of interest to you and you meet the above requirements, please apply online or reach out to