Energy Systems Engineer

  • Job Reference: 5890
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2021
  • Employer: QinetiQ
  • Website: https://www.qinetiq.com/
  • Location: England
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

QinetiQ

Job Title: Energy Systems Engineer

Location: Farnborough, Salisbury, Sevenoaks, or Malvern (Majority of work can be from home)


About the role:

Your role will be to support the business in reducing its operating costs, environmental impact, and improving the operational resilience to energy supply disruptions, by driving energy efficiency projects across QinetiQ sites.

You will be the technical lead within the sustainability team with respect to the building services design and operation across QinetiQ. You will be responsible for influencing the design, selection, installation, and operation of energy consuming systems across QinetiQ sites in the UK to ensure the most sustainable outcome is realised to support achieving the sustainability strategy and targets. You'll also support the delivery of water efficiency improvements as the focus of the team begins to extend beyond energy.

Part of your role will be to actively support Project Managers in the design and selection of plant, technologies, and systems to ensure the most sustainable technical solution is procured.

What I will be doing?

  • You will collaborate with QinetiQ internally, our external partners and the supply chain to identify, deliver and maintain energy and water consumption reductions through the design, selection, installation, and operation of technologies and systems across the QinetiQ estate.
  • Developing a structured approach to the optimisation of the project utilising internal and external resources. Management of relevant contractors and suppliers with respect to the roject and metering operations to ensure contractual compliance and demonstrable commercial value to QinetiQ.
  • You will manage the roll out and on-going contract management of smart metering solutions across the QinetiQ estate.
  • The Energy Analyst will act as a centre of excellence for technical insight and best practice in energy and water saving systems, technologies and controls, working closely with Project Managers to review and influence design.

What do I need?

  • Degree in Building Services or an Engineering discipline is essential.
  • Formal qualification in Energy Management, (e.g. EI's Level 1: Certificate in Energy Management Essentials, Level 2: Energy Management Professional) is desirable.
  • Experience in undertaking technical energy audits is essential.

Please note that all applicants must be eligible for SC clearance as a minimum.

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Why QinetiQ?

Joining QinetiQ offers you an opportunity to work on a broad range of interesting defence-based projects with vast career progression across a global organisation in addition to competitive personal and professional benefits. You'll receive highly competitive salary and benefits package: our basic salaries are very attractive as we constantly review what's happening in the market. The range of benefits that we offer include, flexible working, generous holiday entitlements, Health Cash Plan, Private Medical Insurance and Dental Insurance and much more.

As we continue to grow into new markets around the world, there's never been a more exciting time to join QinetiQ. The formula for success is our appetite for innovation, courage to take on a wide variety of complex challenges.

Joining QinetiQ offers you an opportunity to work on a broad range of interesting defence-based projects with vast career progression across a global organisation in addition to competitive personal and professional benefits. You'll receive highly competitive salary and benefits package: our basic salaries are very attractive as we constantly review what's happening in the market. The range of benefits that we offer include, flexible working, generous holiday entitlements, Health Cash Plan, Private Medical Insurance and Dental Insurance and much more.