Project Engineer Battery Systems

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  • You like to develop and realize large scale battery projects.

  • You love to control the whole scope of the project.

  • Together with professional colleagues and suppliers, you contribute to the energy transition.

Why choose for Eneco?

The energy transition is in full swing and Eneco is leading the way. Our goal? To be fully climate-neutral by 2035. This applies to our own business activities, but also to the energy we supply to our customers. We develop our own renewable energy projects and help customers take sustainable steps every day with smart products and good advice. Do you also like to work towards a sustainable future? Then we're looking for your help!

What you’ll do

Due to the increasing production of renewables like wind and solar, the electricity market has an increasing demand for energy storage. Therefor Eneco develops and builds large battery systems, such as our recently announced project in Ville-sur -Haine in Belgium of 50MW/200 MWh. As (senior) Project Engineer you will be working on development and realization of these large scale battery projects.

In the projects you are responsible for the overall engineering process, from concept to detailed design and you are the first point of contact for all technical questions and issues. You manage both internal and external engineers and suppliers. You make sure projects are developed fulfilling all requirements including safety and quality. You use company standards and align with the asset organization, clients and partners. You support in making the right decisions selecting technologies and suppliers for our projects and make sure that suppliers deliver what was agreed. In this way, you'll be making a contribution to a sustainable future.

Is this about you?

You work together with all team members to deliver the projects. In doing so, you are proactive in helping to accelerate the energy transition, while you make sure that quality and safety requirements are met. You are result driven and are able to represent Eneco with clients, suppliers and stakeholders. You have a technical focus, but understand the business challenges of an investor in renewable assets. In addition, you hold the following qualities:


  • Master degree or equivalent level of education in electrical engineering, sustainable energy, or equivalent discipline;
  • Minimum of 5 years of work experience as project engineer and/or as discipline engineer or battery expert;
  • Knowledge of large scale battery systems, electrical engineering and I&C.
  • Experience with project engineering and working with multidisciplinary teams is an advantage;
  • Good communication skills both verbally and in writing English. Knowledge of Dutch is an advantage.

You’ll be responsible for

Within the projects we develop, you are responsible for the scope definition and design of the asset. For this you will work together with the project team and all internal and external stakeholders and make sure the design meets all necessary requirements.

As Project Engineer Battery Systems, you will:

  • Define technical concepts and make technology selections;
  • Manage the engineering process from conceptual design towards detailed engineering, keeping the overview of all disciplines. For this you will work together with internal and external engineers and suppliers;
  • Define and manage the scope of the projects;
  • Prepare Basis of Design and all engineering documents required, cost estimates and technical inputs for the business case;
  • Prepare specifications for assignments for technical consultants, engineering firms and suppliers and evaluate proposals.

This is where you’ll work

You will be part of the business unit Asset Development and Realization. The business unit is active in the development and realization of renewable projects. Once the project is finished, it will be handed over to our asset organization. Eneco has a large project portfolio with an impressive track-record in these challenging and innovative industry.

You will be working for the Engineering & Technology team. This team consists of enthusiastic project engineers and other specialists who enjoy working on the various projects, but also share knowledge, work on professional improvement and regularly undertake social activities together.

At Eneco we work hybrid. You will have a flexible workspace at our modern, bright headquarters in Rotterdam. You can walk from Rotterdam Alexander station to your desk in just a few minutes. But you also sometimes work at project locations or at home.

What we have to offer

Gross year salary of
between €52.000 and €87.000

Including 8% holiday allowance, a good pension and parental leave.

FlexBudget on top of
your gross salary

Have it paid out, use it to buy extra holiday days or save it up for something nice - it's up to you.

Personal and professional growth

Eneco is fully committed to help you in your personal and professional development.

Hybrid working, at home or in the office

You work 40% at the office and 40% at home. The other day you decide what works best for you.

Working at Eneco is for everyone

Our customers are diverse, and so are we. More than 3,000 Eneco-talents ensure an open, pleasant culture in which everyone can grow and thrive. In this way we create the ideal situation for creative insights and innovative solutions. And we can use that to achieve our ambitious mission: to be climate neutral by 2035. You know what the fun is? We can never have enough talent at Eneco. So get in touch and apply. 

Werken bij Eneco is voor iedereen
Samen naar klimaatneutraal

Together towards climate neutrality

Ask a colleague about our joint mission and you will hear it again and again: Eneco wants to be climate neutral by 2035. Everyone works together to realize this ambition. We help customers switch to sustainable energy with good advice and smart, affordable products. We develop wind farms, install large solar roofs and invest in heat networks. We see opportunities everywhere. Are you in?

This is how the application procedure goes

Want to know more about this job function?


Do you want to know more about this vacancy? Sander Tensen our Manager Engineering & Teechnology, is happy to answer your questions via +316 41781785.  For more information about the application process, call our Recruiter Patricia van Duijvenvoorde via 06-31643611.

Apply immediately? That is of course also possible, via our recruitment system. Click on the button below and send your resume with motivation. You will receive a response as soon as possible.

An online assessment is part of our selection procedure.

Questions about the application procedure

Feel free to contact our recruiter:

Patricia van Duijvenvoorde


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