Do you want to shape the future?
 
Vattenfall is looking for the right person to fill the position as 
 
Asset Manager Solar & Batteries, focus Batteries
 
who shares our passion for building a sustainable society and energy landscape. As Asset Manager you will be a member of the Asset Management Team in the Business Unit (BU) Solar & Batteries (SoBa) responsible for a part of the growing portfolio of operating Solar & Batteries Assets and supporting new projects with operational topics during development and construction. 
 
As a person, you are a results-oriented teamplayer with a large drive to improve performance. You enjoy an international and continuous evolving environment, are persistent to ensure results are delivered and can deliver under time pressure.  
 
You will have the following key responsibilities:
  • Support during development phase in defining the operational requirements for Batteries and Solar to deliver requested use-cases
  • Involvement during construction of Batteries and Solar projects in order to ensure all operational requirements are met and punch list items are minimized
  • Operational readiness and commissioning support prior to handover to Asset Management of Battery and Solar assets conform Vattenfall standards
  • Full responsibility for the day-to-day operation & maintenance of a growing portfolio of Battery and Solar assets
  • Optimization of Battery/Solar Operations & Maintenance processes
  • Coordination of maintenance contractors and stakeholders, E.g. O&M suppliers, the dispatch desk, Business controlling, HSE, Project Team, etc.
  • Ensure that Vattenfall HSE standards are maintained during operation
  • Technical and financial reporting on Battery and Solar assets
  • Assist in further development of best practices and processes for developing, constructing, operating and maintaining Battery and Solar assets
  • Help further develop the SoBa Asset Management Team
 
What we are looking for:
  • BS in (industrial) engineering or equivalent area
  • Preferably 1-2 years of experience in renewable energy or with Batteries
  • Positive and problem solving person with interest to help develop best practices
  • Highly driven by the appetite for new technical solutions and the necessity for a sustainable future
  • Comfortable working in an international environment with an asset portfolio in multiple countries
  • Fluency in English; a good working knowledge of Dutch and/or German is preferred
 
Our offer
Good remuneration, a challenging and international work environment, and the possibility to work with some of the best in the field. You will be working in interdisciplinary teams and you can always count on support from committed colleagues. We offer attractive employment conditions and opportunities for personal and professional development.
 
Our organization
Energy is our contribution to quality of life – day after day. With around 20.000 colleagues Vattenfall provides comprehensive electricity and heating offerings to several million customers in northern Europe. For the work ahead we need people who are fully dedicated to our customers and to a sustainable society – people like you.
 
Business Area Wind is responsible for Vattenfall’s Onshore and Offshore Wind as well as other non-hydro Renewable activities like solar PV and batteries. Today we develop, construct and operate wind generation in Sweden, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK. In addition, we have a clear strategy to develop our solar PV and battery operations further.
 
Location
The location can be in Berlin, Amsterdam or Hamburg. However, you must expect travel activities related to your work in Northern Europe and you have colleagues placed at different locations.
 
Further information
We welcome your application in English, including CV and cover letter via the application button at this page. We kindly request that you do not send applications by any means other than via our website as we cannot guarantee that we will be able to process applications that are not made via our website. Please let us know your salary expectations. Last day to apply is the 17th of December 2021.
 
For more information about the position, you are welcome to contact Bas van Kesteren, Head of Asset Management BU SoBa, phone +491725396011. For more information about the recruitment process, you are welcome to contact Recruiter Jil Ungethüm, mail jil.ungethuem@vattenfall.de.
 
Due to COVID-19 we adapted our application process to the current conditions. Interviews regarding this position will be conducted via video conference. Do you have any questions about the application process or how we deal with COVID-19? Please visit our FAQ list in advance.
 
Due to GDPR regulations, we kindly request that you only apply via our website. We cannot guarantee that we will be able to process applications that are not made via our website.
 
At Vattenfall we are convinced that diversity contributes to build a more profitable and attractive company and we strive to be good role model regarding diversity. Vattenfall works actively for all employees to have the same opportunities and rights regardless of gender, ethnicity, age, transgender identity or expression, religion or other belief, disability or sexual orientation.
 
We look forward to your application!