2019 Innovation Awards


We offer the opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment where each day brings new challenges. We look for motivated people, who are team players and strive for results, and we reward your efforts with an excellent remuneration and benefits package.

If you would like to join our team, check out our latest vacancies below.

Senior Power & Energy Systems Transition Engineer

If you are passionate about the Energy Systems Transition and new technologies, driven by innovation and energised by collaboration, this is the role for you. 

The EIC has been established for the past decade and, thanks to continued growth and success, we have a vacancy for a Senior Engineer.  

The successful candidate will drive collaboration between the EIC industry partners (energy networks and beyond) and our global innovation community, to Discover, Develop and Deploy innovations which:

  1. will enable the transition to a smart, flexible, low cost and low-carbon energy system for all consumers and network users (including vulnerable customers). 

  2. Can deliver short or long term changes relating to health & safety, asset management, fault performance, environmental impact, customer service, cost efficiency.

In this exciting role, you will:

- Be responsible for developing a high level Energy Systems Transition EIC strategy, taking into account on-going initiatives in the Industry, and considering a whole system approaches.

- Be the main point of contact for technical queries relating to Electrical Power Systems

- Seek out new technologies, innovative SMEs and value-adding service providers 

- Assess, critique and launch tender opportunities and market research programmes on behalf of UK Distribution Network Operators (DNOs) and

- Transmission Network Operators (TNOs) 

- Develop credible technology development and trial propositions, in conjunction with innovators, for consideration by industry and external investment partners 

- Assist with the technical due diligence required to support industry investment 

- Develop proposals and project plans for presentation to industry partners 

- Assist innovators in identifying potential markets for new technologies

- Support the delivery of projects and deployment of solutions

- Identify and manage issues and blockers in relation to project investment 

- Contribute to the growth and ambition of the EIC. 

Please read the full role description attached below.

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Innovation is potentially the single biggest challenge facing our industry partners. Our expert team have an extensive knowledge base, allowing us to consistently help our partners to address this challenge by enabling them to build a strong innovation culture within their businesses and to streamline their innovation processes.