13 days old
2018-06-052018-07-05

Head of Engineering / Senior Power Systems Engineer

Alpha
Barcelona, Catalonia
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

 

The Head of Engineering will be a vital part of our core Alpha Energy’s core team.  Taking insights, concepts and direction from strategy & research, the Head of Engineering will execute major projects as a principal technical contributor.  The ideal candidate will synthesise concepts and technical goals into reality through design, testing, simulations, prototyping and deployments. Bringing structure and rigor alongside hands-on involvement in system design and engineering for Alpha Energy moonshot projects.  Areas of focus will be in intelligent electrical distribution of DC grids, reliability of mini and micro grids, power routing and other similar areas relating to digital, decentralized and grid infrastructure solutions enabling access to clean, reliable, and affordable power to the next billion.  Head of Engineering will be an expert in power systems engineering with experience in LVDC, microgrids, mini grids and power routing technology.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with Strategy, Research, Product Design and Data Analytics to design, engineer and build new innovative electrical distribution products, models and systems

  • Lead and direct day to day activities and engineering efforts to deliver prototypes and field testing, and further development of new power solutions

  • Oversee system design and project management [in both hardware and software engineering for power systems and power routing technologies]  


Requirements

  • Masters or PhD in Power Systems Engineering or similar relevant field
  • Experienced team builder and team leader
  • Proficient in a broad spectrum of electrical distribution systems and innovation areas that include a majority of the following: electrical engineering, power systems, power electronics, power conversion and power control systems.  
  • Reliability and smart distribution of power micro and mini grids. Working knowledge of , LVDC systems and grid edge technologies.
  • Ideal candidate is proficient in both hardware and software engineering applicable to power systems and power routing technologies
  • Capabilities to think as a systems architect and synthesizes of research and product learnings into next generation hardware and software technology.

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Barcelona, Catalonia

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