Vacancies with Vattenfall Heat UK

Senior Development Engineer - Edinburgh

Vacancy available until May 25th, 2020.

Job reference: TP-00111

01 May 2020

Vattenfall is now looking for the right person to fill the position as Senior Development Engineer, Vattenfall Heat UK. The largest operator of district heating in western Europe, serving over 2 million customers, Vattenfall Heat provides low and zero carbon heating and cooling solutions for private developers and public sector clients.   Vattenfall is a Swedish-state owned utility and the 5th largest energy company in Europe.  We have a uniting and clear purpose, to deliver fossil free living for our customers and the societies in which we operate within one generation. 

Formed two years ago, the Vattenfall Heat team in the UK has secured its first major contracts and has a healthy pipeline and a reputation for disrupting and challenging the market.  This is an exciting opportunity to develop and deliver engineering solutions for large scale district heating and cooling developments.

About the role
The Senior Development Engineer will be responsible for zero carbon district heating and cooling technical solution for areas.
You will be responsible for developing techno-economical solution for district heating and cooling that is powered by zero carbon heat sources are commercially viable.

About you

Our successful candidate has a relevant University degree in chemical, mechanical, energy or process engineering, with a minimum of 5-10 years relevant work experience in the field Energy. You will have an exceptional understanding of good engineering design principles, however in addition will have awareness around commercial issues and have a very good stakeholder management skills. To be successful in this role you will have  experience in delivering design through different project stages.

To be successful you should have the following experience:

To enjoy the work with us we believe you need to be:

Location
The location of this position is in Edinburgh. 

Our offer
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 team and you can always count on support from committed colleagues.  We offer flexibility, respect for work life balance and the opportunity for working in a small, dedicated team with a true international outlook.

More information
We welcome your application before the 24th of May 2020. For questions about the recruitment process you can contact Tamara van Amersfoort, Corporate Recruiter.


At Vattenfall, we are convinced that striving for diversity & inclusion helps building a more attractive, efficient, customer centric and profitable company. Therefore we welcome applications from all individuals regardless of age, religious belief, gender identity & expression, sexual identity, disability and ethnic background.

We look forward to your application!