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Senior Energy Solution Engineer

Job Description

Make your mark in our exciting world at Siemens.

We are a collection of over 372,000 minds building the future, one day at a time. Together, we create technologies that take society further.

We are recruiting for an experienced and driven Energy Solution Engineer to join the Energy & Performance Services Business Unit. This is an outstanding opportunity to craft Siemens approach to this new business field through co-creating new technical solutions with customers and partners. 

Energy & Performance Services (EPS) is spearheading the Smart Infrastructure growth in the grid edge market where energy-efficient and connected buildings meet the evolving grid environment. We focus on helping customers to reduce their energy consumption, to become more sustainable, and to be more resilient in terms of energy supply. We develop and execute projects covering a variety of technologies such as BEMS, HVAC, Lighting, IoT connectivity, Solar PV, CHP, storage, microgrids, and manufacturing process-related equipment. In addition, we also offer services to help customers efficiently monitor and manage their energy, operations and maintenance activities, and environmental footprint. In the upcoming years, we have a high growth ambition and are therefore looking for highly qualified and motivated individuals who want to expand our position in the market and our business. 

As an Energy Solution Engineer, you’ll work within a growing Engineering team developing innovative Energy Efficiency and Carbon Net Zero projects for our customers. It’s important that you enjoy working within a small engineering team and like stretching your capabilities beyond the daily norm e.g. customer ideation workshops, delivering innovation projects, etc. 

The role will require travel throughout the UK and Ireland and be flexible for home-based working or a local Siemens office can be accessed. 

This is your role. What part will you play?
  • Get involved and lead site audits, perform cost and saving calculations, development of specs for subcontractors, developments of baseline, measurement, and verification concepts, and support technical solution design 
  • Identify and develop the most appropriate solutions for supply (on-site generation) and demand side (energy efficiency) optimization projects, including technical feasibility, the assurance of appropriate supply chain, and the development of risk management measures. 
  • Engage with the people, understand the challenges, energy usage, and patterns, how a plant operates and is controlled, how it provides & uses energy, compare the design to what is being used, and upon delivering a detailed facility audit, identify Facility Improvement Measures (FIMs).
  • Coordinate and lead facility site visits and communicates with outside.
  • Assist sales in the identification and qualification of potential performance contracting projects.
  • Lead in the development of preliminary and final performance contract proposals. Analyse blueprints and perform site surveys to identify mechanical, electrical, and control system efficiencies and determine facility operational characteristics.
  • Close interaction and cooperation with the Siemens European Energy Centre of Competence.
  • Active monitoring for new trends and solutions in the market to improve the offerings. 
What does it take to be successful in this role?
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, good work ethic, being team and customer orientated, and taking a flexible approach to working will be key to this opportunity, as is:
  • Experience in developing multi-technology solutions in the areas of Cooling, Heating, Air Compressors, Building Management systems, Metering, Lighting, Solar PV, CHP, Heat Pumps and energy storage 
  • Experience with plant and control optimisation within the Public sector (Healthcare and universities) and Industrial sector buildings/sites.
  • Certified Energy Manager / CMVP qualification is an advantage
  • Excellent language skills in verbal and written English
  • Experience in Distributed Energy Systems would be an advantage
  • A consistent track record of engagement in Energy Performance Contracts is a strong requirement 
We’ve got quite a lot to offer. How about you?

Our compensation package includes a competitive salary, holiday allowance, pension, and other additional benefits. We celebrate the fact that our employees are individuals and have different wants and needs. 

With this in mind, we have a flexible benefits scheme where you can tailor your benefits package to suit you. 

It’s incredibly important that our people enjoy working here and therefore we take great pride in having a friendly, helpful, and engaging culture. We also appreciate that training and development is important to many and that’s why we have a supportive environment that invests in our employee’s career growth, whether that’s Chartership, training, or mentoring.

Siemens recognise that building a diverse workforce is critical to the success of our business. We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool - you can read more about our commitment to diversity by clicking here

We also welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements and workplace adjustments with all our applicants. See our flexibility culture here

We have partnered with VERCIDA, the UK's largest diversity and inclusion focused careers site where all our vacancies are in an accessible format. If you require any reasonable adjustments to be made to enable you to participate in the recruitment process, please let us know via our FAQ section here.


Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens plc

Experience Level: not defined

Job Type: Full-time

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