Technical Project Engineer, CleanTech

Salary: 

£35-45k

Position type: 

Permanent

Job Location: 

Newbury

Technical Project Engineer - cleantech, hands-on project delivery, Python scripting, Linux, Renewables

We're looking for a highly technical Project Engineer to join one of the UK’s leading cleantech companies, focused on delivering innovative software solutions within the renewable energy sector. 

The Project Engineer will have a proven track record in technical project delivery and solid software/system design experience. Ideally, you will also have a strong interest in the renewables and energy sector.

To be successful you will need a very good understanding of how complex software systems are constructed and be able to clearly specify, sequence and integrate the many components of the system.

Technical Project Engineer - the role: 

  • Work with the Project Manager and commercial team to fully understand the end-to-end requirements and scope for the project
  • Work with R&D to determine the research objectives and develop the Technical Specification
  • Work with the Technical Lead and subject matter experts to produce a High-Level Design and Kanban Ticket Breakdown
  • Support the commercial teams in bid writing
  • Be the initial point of contact for any questions or requests about the technical aspects of the project - from start of project until its conclusion
  • Clarify business and project requirements to enhance and develop Product and Services
  • Research and identify suitable IoT endpoints/sensors/actuators to meet project requirements
  • Craft scripts and one-off deliverables necessary to deliver the project (e.g. commissioning, configuration, data gathering) - things that are not going to be reusable parts of the platform
  • Set up test and integration environments, initial proving of project configurations
  • Support system testing of the project in conjunction with the wider development team and project partners
  • Help investigate and resolve hardware, integration and installation related challenges

The successful Project Engineer will need:

  • Experience in the technical oversight and management of projects
  • Self starter with proven experience of successful delivery
  • Good technical grasp of electronics, computer systems architectures, and computer networking and data protocols
  • Hands on approach to technical problem solving
  • Highly computer literate, including good knowledge of at least one scripting language e.g. Python, familiarity with REST and JSON, and working in a Linux environment
  • Experience in systems integration and working in small highly effective teams
  • Good verbal and written communications skills
  • A good numerate degree
  • Methodical with a thorough and structured approach to work
  • Fast learner and active problem solver with an enquiring mind

Technical Project Engineer / Project Delivery Engineer, Newbury

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