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Electrical Power / Grid Connection Consultant (m/f/d)

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Electrical Power / Grid Connection Consultant (m/f/d)

Location: Munich (preferred), Bremen, Essen, Berlin, Hamburg, Fontainebleau (France), Madrid (Spain)

Anderson McQue is recruiting for our client who is a very successful international engineering and consulting firm.

Join the Power Transmission & Distribution team as Electrical Power / Grid Connection Consultant (m/f/d) with relevant industrial experience developing HV and MV grid connection solutions and electrical plant designs.

In the interdisciplinary project teams you will work on projects for a sustainable power supply with high shares of renewable energies. Typical projects would be in the field of energy transmission and distribution systems, grid connection of Solar PV, Wind, Hybrid and BESS power plants as well as green hydrogen plants. Currently, a significant proportion of projects are located in French speaking West Africa.

The team is based in the Munich office, however, the option of working in the Fontainebleau (France), Madrid (Spain), Bremen, Essen, Berlin or Hamburg offices will be considered for the right candidate.

Salary: Negotiable, DOE

Your Responsibilities:

  • Lead on project grid connection scope, including liaison with relevant project stakeholder.

  • PPA and plant technical limits preparation and review.

  • Prepare, check and approve CAPEX /OPEX estimation of grid connection infrastructures.

  • Carry out technical due diligence.

  • Provide technical engineering support at all stages of the project development cycle.

  • Prepare, check and approve technical reports.

  • Prepare, review and evaluate EPC and IPP tenders.

  • Review project designs including FEED and detailed design level.

  • Manage work packages as well as complete projects, if desired.

  • Provide support for proposal preparation.

  • Liaise and communicate effectively with team, clients and stakeholders.


Your Benefits:

  • Tradition meets Modern: As a medium-sized family business, the corporate culture is characterized by unbureaucratic, dynamic and collaborative, flat hierarchies. Our client combines long-standing tradition with innovative approaches and the latest technologies.

  • Profits are being shared with the employees, employee recommendations and publications of technical articles will be rewarded, and outstanding projects will be honoured with Excellence Awards.

  • Become part of a great vision: our client aspires to drive the energy transition, promote environmental protection and contribute to improving the quality of life for all.

  • Your health and the environment will be taken care of through mobile and flexible work offer, generous special leave allowance in addition to mandated holidays, bike leasing, Job Ticket, gym allowance, comfortable and adjustable working areas, co-payment for workplace prescription eyewear and an Employee Assistance Program. (Customized according to country)


  • Degree in Electrical Engineering focus on power engineering.

  • You are fluent in French and English. Knowledge of German would be beneficial.

  • You have relevant experience in high voltage and extra high voltage systems with focus on at least two of the following fields:

  • Substations (GIS/AIS)

  • Protection and Metering

  • Overhead Lines

  • Underground Cables

  • Offshore Cables

  • HVDC systems

  • Experience in the following fields would be of benefit:

  • Grid connection of renewable energy plants including knowledge of connection process and permitting requirements.

  • Working in a technical consultancy environment.

  • Project management experience including leading a team.

  • Planning and operation of transmission systems.

  • Understanding of power system studies and energy master plans.

  • You are used to working flexibly, independently and reliably in a team.

  • Ability to work in a multicultural environment with project teams based across different offices.

  • Our client serves projects in worldwide locations so the ideal candidate will be comfortable with travelling internationally for meetings and/or presentations.

What our client doesn’t care about at all:

Your ethnic background, gender, religion or ideology, disability, age or sexual identity do not matter. The main thing is that you fit in and you’re passionate about your job!

I am keen to have an initial discussion with anyone who feels this could potentially be of interest. Please, contact Jochen Leinung at Anderson McQue (+353-86 1022573) by sending an up-to-date CV via the link provided to speak further about this opportunity.

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