EDF Renewables. Building a sustainable future through wind power and other renewable technologies, in partnership with local communities.
Comms & SCADA Governance Engineer, Houghton Le Spring or Edinburgh, Competitive Salary & Benefits.
Join us as a Comms & SCADA Governance Engineer and be a core member of our EDF Renewables (EDF-R) Engineering Team. You’ll enjoy having a particular focus in playing a key role in building a strong and compelling vision for delivering strong technical expertise within a dedicated discipline in the Engineering Governance Team, CTO, and wider business, demonstrating an ability to lead and add value to opportunities in a highly competitive and changing marketplace while ensuring appropriate Engineering and Quality standards are maintained.
The role can be based at EDF-R’s offices in Edinburgh or Houghton Le Spring. There is occasionally the opportunity to travel around the UK and internationally to build links with international teams and counterparts.
Day to day the successful candidate will:
The EDF Renewables ambition is to be a distinctive and recognised leader in the UK and Ireland, developing our assets under operation to c.5GW by 2030. As part of the CTO the EDF Renewables Engineering Team provides Engineering governance and support for all assets across their lifecycle from origination to decommissioning.
You’ll thrive in this role if you possess very strong organisational skills, are able to prioritise and enjoy working in a team environment, and can demonstrate flexibility, excellent business focus and problem-solving skills. You will have knowledge of the SCADA system management and design.
You’ll be a specialist in at least one engineering discipline within the renewables energy sector. You’ll have excellent interpersonal skills and be willing to share the cultural values of EDF Group, of honesty, integrity and cooperation. You have a good awareness of cyber security in battery, wind and solar farms.
Competitive Salary & Benefits
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including a pension scheme, a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle, and the opportunity to earn bonus.
Although these roles are advertised on a full-time basis as standard, flexible working arrangements will be considered.
Why EDF Renewables?
EDF Renewables is part of one of the world’s largest electricity companies and our investment and innovation in the UK is bringing down costs for consumers and bringing significant benefits for communities.
With our operational portfolio of 36 wind farms – including two offshore wind farms – and one of the largest operational battery storage units in Europe, from the Scottish Highlands to Northamptonshire, we are providing some of the much needed new affordable, low carbon electricity to the UK.
Work is well underway on the 450 MW Neart Na Gaoithe offshore wind farm project which is in the Firth of Forth and we’ve extended our Edinburgh office to accommodate around 60 new team members.
We have more than 2 GW of renewables projects in planning and development and a quarter of those are consented. We also have offices in Rainton Bridge near Durham and in London.
We know our people are our most valuable asset and we work hard to create a great place to work. This means we’re focused on creating an inclusive and fulfilling working environment, where everyone has a voice and the opportunity to thrive.