Energy Storage Manager


Energy Storage Manager

Salary Competitive

London/ Glasgow

Full time permanent role


We are now recruiting an Energy Storage Manager to work in our Project Delivery department in either London or Glasgow.


This interesting and vital role will be part of a technical team providing storage and hybrid power system expertise in support of Statkraft projects, whether combined with renewable energy generation technologies such as Solar PV, wind, or new standalone storage projects.


You will work on project locations mainly in the UK and Ireland, but the role will also support projects across Statkraft markets.

In this role you will work on the full range of stationary storage applications, with focus on stand-alone and co-located utility scale Li-ion Battery Storage. As the expert in this area you may also be required to investigate new and upcoming energy storage technologies!


If you’ve got experience using managing the engineering phase of storage projects, then you could help solve the climate crisis with Statkraft!



Why Statkraft?

Statkraft has been making clean energy possible for over a century. That’s what we offer. 125 years of unrivalled expertise in supplying the world with what it needs most. Because in the fight against climate change, we don’t see renewable energy as part of the solution – we believe it must be the solution. With us, you’ll shape a career that is truly forward-facing with many amazing opportunities and offerings to match.


But there’s more work to be done – that’s why we need you to join us.


About Engineering

Whether you use your engineering skills to optimise our projects, increase output from our assets, or design tomorrow’s renewable energy solutions – you’ll be at the forefront of leading the shift to renewable energy. Work with some of the most advanced technologies. Face the most challenging engineering projects in the industry. Connect and collaborate with colleagues across our seven markets.


As an Energy Storage Manager, you’ll:

  • Manage the engineering phase of storage projects, including technical planning, procurement processes, environmental planning, stakeholder management, risk management and internal decision processes.
  • Act as an expert in battery storage engineering technology and contributing to selection of best suitable technical layout.
  • Act as technical lead of BOP (Balance of Plant) interphases during procurement processes for hybrid and standalone projects.
  • Liaise with energy storage suppliers, consultants and other third parties
  • Contribute to developing and maintaining energy modelling tools including complex control logic e.g. energy trading, PPA supply and other ancillary services.
  • Maintain, develop and improve energy modelling tools for standalone storage and hybrid systems optimisation
  • Evaluation of different energy storage technologies and configurations based on technical and financial parameters
  • Creation of energy storage design guidelines for the standardisation of design approaches across the company


About you:


Essential Skills:

  • Project delivery experience in a technical role (Mechanical/Electrical/Building Services or similar)
  • Masters University degree or similar in Electrical Engineering, Renewable Energy Engineering or equivalent work experience
  • Expert knowledge of utility scale Storage technology
  • Competence and experience in defining and following up studies required for the Storage system


Experiences in these areas are also useful in your role:

  • Understanding of electrical design for both DC and AC coupled storage configurations
  • Understanding of electrical design for systems at LV and HV and design requirements of storage systems including power quality
  • Understanding of SCADA and storage operation both as stand-alone and hybrid systems
  • Understanding of electrical and civil interfaces
  • Knowledge of other European storage markets desirable
  • Commercial awareness and previous basic financial modelling experience are a plus
  • Competence in Autocad for layouts and single line diagrams desirable




At Statkraft, we’re always looking for people with great social and communication skills. People who love to lead, teach and help others learn. The ability to deliver high quality work in a timely manner is important to us. For this particular role you will also have an ability to lead on engineering tasks for projects and a strong understanding of commercial aspects



What we offer


A career with Statkraft is a career filled with purpose – meaning that every employee is not just making a living, they are making a real difference to the planet, our communities and the future. Together, we work on the front lines of changing the game for renewable energy. From hydrogen development to algorithmic trading and everything in between. We have 125 years of unrivalled expertise in creating the technologies that put ecosystems, communities and our environment first. With us, you’ll shape a career that is truly forward-facing with many amazing opportunities and offerings to match. This includes:


  • Pension contribution from you and the employer
  • 26 days annual leave
  • Private Healthcare
  • Unlimited learning opportunities at various levels of the organisation including Linkedin Learning and inspiring leaderships program like IMD
  • The chance to grow your career alongside a truly global network of experts, leaders, specialists and graduates from different countries and backgrounds
  • The opportunity to work somewhere with pride, and to be able to honestly say “My work is contributing to saving the planet”
  • A work culture that puts emphasis on the individual, offering flexible working solutions, parental leave and work life balance principles


Statkraft offers competitive terms of employment and benefits schemes, and we’re a trusted employer that puts the safety of our people first. We believe that a safe and healthy working environment is a matter of choice, not chance.


Statkraft manages critical infrastructure and services in several countries. The applicant must be eligible for security clearance and authorisation.


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